HIGH POINT, N.C., April 8, 2010 ? “Triad Today” is continuing its series on academics and the amazing transformation at High Point University. Dr. Aaron Titus, associate professor of physics, will appear on the program at 6:30 a.m. on Friday, April 9. The program airs on the local ABC affiliate, WXLV-ABC 45 (Time Warner channel 7).
During his appearance, Titus will talk about the environment that HPU has established ? allowing students and faculty to be creative and innovative.
“As a teacher, I can be highly creative in my classroom,” Titus says. “Likewise, the university?s entire approach – from its focus on hospitality and a beautiful campus to the inspirational vision and words from President Qubein – makes students and faculty alike believe that there are no limits to what we can accomplish.”
“Triad Today” has previously featured Dr. Dennis Carroll, provost and vice president for Academic Affairs at HPU, Roger Clodfelter, assistant vice president and director of ‘WOW!’, as well as Ed Simpson, professor of theatre and chair of the Department of Theatre.
The program will repeat at 10 p.m. on Sunday, April 11, on WMYV-My 48 (Time Warner channel 15).
Triad Today is a locally produced public affairs program that covers a variety of topics, ranging from healthcare to education, and from politics to finance. For more information, visit www.triadtoday.com.
At High Point University, every student receives an extraordinary education in an inspiring 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 www.highpoint.edu or on Twitter at http://twitter.com/highpointu.
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