HIGH POINT, N.C., Dec. 10, 2009 ? High Point University will delight audiences with a special holiday concert, featuring the Petal Points and the Toccatatones, the university’s women?s and men’s a capella groups, respectively.
The event, to be held at 7 p.m. on Dec. 10 in the Pauline Theatre of the Hayworth Fine Arts Center, is open to the public.
The concert will feature an arrangement of both Christmas and non-holiday music. The groups will perform some tunes together.
There is no charge for admission, but attendees are encouraged to bring toys to donate for the Fox 8 Gifts for Kids campaign.
At High Point University, every student receives an extraordinary education in a fun environment with caring people. HPU, located in the Piedmont Triad region of North Carolina, is a liberal arts institution with 3,700 undergraduate and graduate students from 50 countries and 44 states at campuses in High Point and Winston-Salem. It is ranked by US News and World Report No. 5 among comprehensive universities in the South and No. 1 in its category among up-and-coming schools. Forbes.com ranks HPU in the top 6 percent among “America’s Best Colleges.” HPU was included in The Chronicle of Higher Education’s “Great Colleges to Work For” 2009 listings. The university offers 68 undergraduate majors, 40 undergraduate minors and seven graduate degree programs. It is accredited by the Commission of Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, and is a member of the NCAA, Division I and the Big South Conference. Visit High Point University on the Web at http://www.highpoint.edu/ or on Twitter at @HighPointU.
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