WGHP to Air HPU’s ‘Access to Innovators’ Speaker Series

UNCTV Qubein and Brokaw

HIGH POINT, N.C., Jan. 12, 2016 – As part of an ongoing commitment to community enrichment, High Point University will air its “Access to Innovators” speaker series at 7 p.m. each Monday beginning Jan. 18 through March 7 on WGHP Fox 8.

During each program, influential leaders such as Gen. Colin Powell, Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak and many others join HPU President Nido Qubein in a conversation about achieving success, overcoming adversity and preparing a new generation to move the world forward in positive ways. The series was filmed on the HPU campus and originally aired on UNC-TV.

The schedule is as follows:

Jan. 18: Gen. Colin Powell, former secretary of state, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and national security advisor

Jan. 25: Steve Wozniak, Apple co-founder

Feb. 1: Seth Godin, bestselling author, marketing pioneer and founder of Yoyodyne and Squidoo

Feb. 8: Malcolm Gladwell, bestselling author and one of Time Magazine’s 100 Most Influential People

Feb. 15: Dr. John Maxwell, bestselling author and internationally renowned leadership expert

Feb. 22: Dr. Ken Dychtwald, founding president and CEO of Age Wave

Feb. 29: Tom Brokaw, distinguished journalist, Presidential Medal of Freedom recipient and retired NBC Nightly News managing editor and anchor

March 7: Wes Moore, decorated U.S. officer, political analyst, entrepreneur and author of best-sellers “The Other Wes Moore” and “The Work”

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