April 9th turned out to be a special day all around. Not only did I get to attend Dancing With The Stars with my daughter but I was also able to meet Miss North Carolina - Hailey Best. Between dances at the Dancing With The Stars set, the emcee walked up to this group of women (no... Continue Reading →
Dear Readers, I recently read this article by Lara Pingue of Reuters and thought it worthy of reprint here. Enjoy. We’ve come a long way, baby — but we have far to go. - Elizabeth Dove, ’84, President, Meredith College Alumnae Association ----------------- March 8, 2011 Lara Pingue is a Personal Finance producer for Reuters.com. The... Continue Reading →
Two of the 12 finalists for the Wake County Public School System’s 2012-13 Teacher of the Year award are Meredith College alumnae. Finalists were named during a reception held on April 18, 2012. The Wake County Teacher of the Year will be announced on May 17, during a banquet honoring each Wake County school’s nominee for... Continue Reading →
Meredith alumna and Broadway star Beth Leavel, '77, is starring in the NC Theatre production of "Steel Magnolias" this month. The production runs April 20-29, 2012, at Raleigh’s Progress Energy Center for the Performing Arts. Click here to read a Q&A with Leavel from The News & Observer. In 2006, Leavel won a Tony Award... Continue Reading →
During registration, students were to line up hours in advance with their desired schedule and wait until they could register for classes. If classes were full, they had to find another course they wanted and line up again.
Danceworks, the largest performance of the year for Meredith’s Dance Program, will be held Friday, April 20 through Sunday, April 22, 2012. Performances will be held in Jones Auditorium on the following schedule: Emerging Artists Concert: Friday, April 20 at 8 p.m. and Saturday, April 21 at 3 p.m. Mainstage Artists Concert: Saturday, April 21 at 8... Continue Reading →
August 21, 2008 Dear Journal, When my grandmother gave me this journal for graduation and told me that just like when she was at Meredith, I would want to record all of my memories and experiences before I forgot, I accepted it graciously but thought “I’m never going to take the time to write in... Continue Reading →
During the 1950’s, the home economics major was quite popular. These unidentified students were likely to be in a Food and Cookery class that require one hour of lecture and five hours of laboratory.
Alumnae Reunion Weekend is just around the corner, and we hope you have already registered or are making your plans to do so! Spring class letters and registration are available online. You should have already received your Reunion Weekend packet. We have a fun weekend planned for you, and you won’t want to miss the Class Reception... Continue Reading →