Meredith is Mad for Alice in Wonderland

  Meredith College’s faculty and staff production of Alice in Wonderland took the stage during the weekend of January 24, 2020. Occurring only every four years, this tradition is few and far between. This year’s performance of Alice in Wonderland marks 96 years since the first one in 1924. The original production was a gift […]

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Cornhuskin’ 2019: Honors Edition

Meredith College’s well-known tradition, Cornhuskin’, took place this year on Saturday, November 2. Beloved by all, the day started with a parade at 3:30 pm, where all of the classes showed their school spirit. Additionally, many clubs and organizations at Meredith participated in the parade. The night of Cornhuskin’ began at 6:30 pm in McIver […]

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Honors students celebrate Fall Break

With the start of the new semester and throughout its progression, Honors students and staff have been in the full swing of classes and assignments. Fall break took place last week, and no classes were held on Thursday, Oct. 10 or Friday, Oct. 11. This was a nice break for many members of the Meredith […]

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Study Abroad News from Ireland: Part 2

[The author, senior Nola Grace Brown, applied for an Honors study abroad scholarship (SAS) and received one. How about you?  Do you want to study abroad in Summer or Fall 2020? Watch your email inbox in early Dec 2019 for Honors SAS application materials. Applications are due by 15 Feb 2020. This summer, she completed an eight-week […]

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Honors Study Abroad News from Ireland

[Editor’s note: Nola Grace is a recipient of an Honors study abroad scholarship.] On June 19, I was greeted in Dublin, Ireland by two staff members from Academic Programs International (API) and 17 other American students who were preparing for internships as well!  All of the American interns and I settled into our student apartments […]

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Honors Study Abroad Update: Costa Rica

[Ed. note: The author, Briana Petrusa, is an Honors student and athlete.] In my month of Spanish study in Costa Rica, I had the best time ever. I learned so much Spanish and so much about the culture of Costa Rica. The people there were kind and welcoming, especially my host family. We had class almost […]

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Honors student reflects on Italian culture

[Editor’s note: The author, Hannah Jones, is a recipient of a 2019 Honors study abroad scholarship. She studied in Sansepolcro, Italy, in May 2019. Below, Jones discusses her experiences, and how she hopes to implement her knowledge into her future classroom.] Before I even stepped foot on Italian soil, my study abroad group spent a […]

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5 Tips for Finishing the Spring Semester Strong

As Honors students begin to see the first flowers bloom and bright rays of sunshine that signal the start of warm weather, this time of year is also one that can be chaotic and hectic– exam season! Exams are just around the corner and will be upon us in the next few weeks. Whether you […]

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5 Ways to Practice Self-Care over Spring Break

College is a busy time, and a journey filled with ups and downs. Although we wouldn’t trade these experiences and memories for the world, let’s face it: it can be hard to find time to relax, rest, and take time to focus on ourselves. Extended breaks and holidays are perfect opportunities to practice self-care. Below […]

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Students prepare for Scholars’ Weekend

The spring semester is in full swing here at Meredith. February is upon us, and with that comes a fun part of being an Honors student- participating in Scholars’ Weekend! Scholars’ Weekend will be held this coming weekend, Sunday, Feb. 17- Monday, Feb. 18. This is a time in which rising college students who are […]

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