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Fall 10-4-2016

Quick Facts

  • Jami Hodgins, an English major from Florence, was selected as the inaugural recipient of the Roddey, Johnson, Gladden, Meriwether Scholarship.
  • The scholarship is named for Cynthia Plair Roddey ’67, Delores Johnson Hurt ’68, Arnetta Gladden Mackey ’67 and Sue Frances Meriwether Steed ’67, who became the first African-American students to enroll at Winthrop.
  • In total, 10 corporations and foundations, four Winthrop student organizations and 176 individuals made generous contributions to the scholarship.