President Jo Allen discusses Meredith College’s continuing tradition of academic excellence in a recent essay. “We are especially proud of the way we live our mission by offering a high quality academic experience. This foundation of academic excellence has been true throughout our history, as our alumnae can attest, and continues to grow, as can be... Continue Reading →
Meredith College history was made on March 22, 2012, when Jo Allen, ’80, was formally installed as the first alumna to assume the leadership of the 120-year old institution.
Faculty, staff, students and alumnae were invited to stop by the 'Giving Tree' in Johnson Hall Rotunda this week to pledge service hours and share good wishes in honor of Dr. Allen's first year as Meredith College President. The pledge forms and notes will be given to President Allen as a gift from the Meredith... Continue Reading →
As you all know, Dr. Jo Allen will be officially installed as Meredith College's first alumna president tomorrow morning at 10am. Campus has been full of hustle and bustle as we work to prepare for this historic event. Our inaugural activities were featured in Raleigh's local paper, The News & Observer. To read the article, please click... Continue Reading →
Meredith College will celebrate the inauguration of Jo Allen, ’80, as the College’s eighth president, March 19-22, 2012. Here are eight ways to celebrate Meredith College during the inauguration week. 1. Attend an inauguration event. Inauguration week began with a kick-off event on Monday, March 19, at 10 a.m. in Johnson Hall Rotunda. This special... Continue Reading →