Last Call: Alumnae Awards 2013!

Nominations are welcome from Meredith College alumnae, faculty, staff, and administration. Click here for the application. Award nominations presented at Alumnae Reunion Weekend. This year’s nominations are due by Monday March, 18, 2013.  Thank you so much to those of you who have already sent in alumnae award nominations! All questions and nominations for an Alumnae Award should... Continue Reading →

2013 Summer Reading Book Selected

The Summer Reading Program Committee is pleased to announce the title selected for the fall of 2013:  Finding the Game by Gwendolyn Oxenham, and its companion video, Pelada.  The film documents Oxenham’s travels around the world to find pick-up soccer games and players passionate about the sport.  The book expands upon the many cultural encounters... Continue Reading →

Calling all Alumnae-owned Businesses!

Calling All Vendors! Alumnae Reunion Weekend is just around the corner!  Each year, we feature an Alumnae Market that highlights alumnae owned businesses.  Some past vendors have included: Madie Deluxe, Polka Dot Dress, Two Dandy Lions, Southern Draw, and many others.  This is a great way for attendees to shop and support other alumnae! This... Continue Reading →

A History of Home Economics at Meredith College

For 30 years (1965-1995), Marilyn Stuber taught home economics at Meredith College, becoming department head in 1967. Under her leadership, the curriculum advanced substantially, with five majors added in 1988. “Our goal remains to improve the quality of individual and family life, but we’ve added ‘and to make a living.’ Home economics is much more... Continue Reading →

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