Students are working hard to get their summer and fall study abroad applications turned into the Study Abroad Office today! Compared to a national average of 9%, 31% of Meredith students participate in study abroad. Pictured above is Rene Cloer while visiting a village in the Swiss Alps when she studied abroad in 1995.
The picture above comes from the 1945 Oak Leaves. Pictured are Ruth Martin, Frances Wallace, Rachel Fleming, Mary Gravely, Gloria Mayer, Mildred Hoyle, Mary G. Turner, and Imogene Granger. On Wednesday, Meredith College basketball team will play William Peace University at 7:00 PM at home. Go Avenging Angels!
Pictured above (from left to right): Mary Anne Carey, Randy Gilbert, Alice Porter, Mary Allen Pickett, Brownie Williams, Susan Derby and Carolyn Carter. We are just as happy as these Meredith women are about our students being back on campus today after a nice winter break! Happy Spring semester!
In 1965, before going home for the holidays, students attended a formal Christmas banquet held in the dining hall. Students would then be bused to the homes of faculty and administration to sing carols as shown in the photo above. We hope that everyone has a safe and joyous holiday season! We will see you in... Continue Reading →
The photo above comes from Thanksgiving Dinner in 1985. Belk Dining Hall continues to host a special Thanksgiving Dinner for students, staff and faculty complete with turkey and stuffing! This is a wonderful time for students to reflect on their fall semester before they head home for the holidays.
Members from the class of 2000 show off their rings at their class ring dinner in the fall of 1998! This Friday, students from the class of 2016 will receive their rings. They will share a special ring dinner ceremony that officially welcomes them into the Meredith sisterhood.
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!
Meredith's volleyball program launched in 1975. See the very first volleyball team pictured above. First row: Deborah Roebuck; Susan Daniel, Captain; Missy Dunn. 2nd row: Layne Baker; Alice Simmons; Mary Jane Ludt. 3rd row: Karen Patseavouras; Kay Pollock; Sandy Godwin; Mary Margaret Steele. On Thursday the team will take on William Peace University. Go Avenging Angels!