Cornhuskin' week is upon us! Tonight, students will participate in the big sis/little sis "bond" fire, tomorrow, students will partake in the President's raid, Wednesday is can art and Friday is the main event. Hog callin' is only one aspect of Friday's festivities. The picture above shows hog callin' from 1952!
Pictured above are the corn shukin' competitors from Cornhuskin' 1966. Even though Cornhuskin' is a month away, students are already practicing and preparing for this years competition. We invite you back to campus on Friday, November 7th for Cornhuskin' 2014. Suey!
One of the most exciting weeks of the year for many Meredith College students is usually the last week of October into the first Friday of November. Signs and posters appear all over campus adorned with pictures of corn. Soda cans fill large bags in the parlors. Students walk around like zombies sleep deprived and... Continue Reading →
Students take part in their Cornhuskin' skit. The skit is just one part of Meredith's most beloved tradition. Each class also presents a skit, word parade, tall tale, songs and a hog-calling skit, all of which are thematically related. This Friday brings Cornhuskin' 2012 - stay tuned for photos from this years' event!
In the Cornhuskin' spirit, here are a few images which reflect the true spirit of the season...! Happy 'Huskin from the Office of Alumnae & Parent Relations! Stay tuned for images from Cornhuskin' 2011 next week.