Where in the World: Shearon Roberts, ‘76 in Haiti

For the past three years, I have had the privilege of working with a grassroots, all volunteer organization called Mission MANNA.  Mission MANNA is a North Carolina based organization that provides medical care for malnourished children and continuing healthcare education for adults in and around the Haitian town of Montrouis, which lies north of Port... Continue Reading →

Photo of the Week!

This week's photos were taken from the 2005 edition of the Oak Leaves.  The unnamed students celebrate their class' 105th night, a special event marking 105 days until graduation.  The tradition changed slightly last year when the class of 2010 decided to push the event to the spring semester.  They celebrated 10th night rather than... Continue Reading →

Denver, Colorado Alumnae Chapter

On Saturday, April 16th, members of the Denver Chapter of the Meredith College Alumnae Association met for a brunch at The Lobby in downtown Denver.  We were very excited to have two new faces in the crowd--Sandi and Wendy.  We mostly chatted, reminiscing about our experiences at Meredith and excitedly discussing how great it would... Continue Reading →

Welcome to Meredith, Annie Ross Hartford!

It is with pleasure that the Class of 2011 announces the senior class doll: Annie Ross Hartford. This young woman’s name is of special importance. Her first name, Annie, hails from our senior Cornhuskin’ skit’s lead character who brought us all together for one last dance.  Her middle name is in honor of our class... Continue Reading →

Own a Part of Meredith’s Heritage

The Meredith College Archives is presenting an opportunity to acquire a unique piece of Meredith’s intellectual heritage. At a very reasonable cost you can own a book from Dr. Carlyle Campbell’s personal library. Carlyle Campbell, president of Meredith from 1939-1966, was respected and beloved by students for his personal and caring manner towards everyone he... Continue Reading →

Upcoming Alumnae Events

Spring has finally sprung! What better way to celebrate than by reconnecting with fellow Meredith College alumnae and friends of the college. This April, we're hitting the road to bring Meredith College to your hometown!  We'll be visiting thirteen different cities over the next few weeks.  We're so excited about seeing you all and we... Continue Reading →

Photo of the Week!

Crook Hunt is one of Meredith's oldest and longest running traditions.  The 1934-1935 Student Handbook (shown above) was the first to publish rules, though the tradition began years earlier in 1906.  Although some of the rules have changed over the years, many still remain the same. Last spring, the class of 2011 found the senior's... Continue Reading →

Alumnae Spotlight

Each year around 400 Meredith students walk across McIver amphitheater and receive their diplomas.  Suddenly they become graduates and join the sisterhood of nearly 19,000 alumnae.  Meredith College is fortunate to have an exceptionally talented and driven group of alumnae.  Our alumnae have gone on to be screen writers, foster parents, actresses and graphic designers. ... Continue Reading →

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