Class of 2018 Outcomes: Gartner Recruits Cherryl Ouayoro to Manage Accounts

With another successful commencement behind us, recent High Point University graduates are preparing to commence prestigious career paths around the world at Fortune 500 companies, international service programs, public school systems, top-tier law, medical and graduate school programs, and many other esteemed organizations thanks to their journey at HPU. Here’s a glimpse of one extraordinary senior from the […]

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Internship Profile: Morgan Carafa Gains Experience at WFMY News 2

READ MORE INTERNSHIP PROFILES Name: Morgan Carafa Hometown: Wilmot, New Hampshire Year: Rising junior Major: Communications with a concentration in electronic media Internship: As the production assistant at WFMY News 2 in Greensboro, North Carolina, Carafa works with the team to film live broadcasts for the daily Good Morning Show. Carafa works with the latest […]

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Class of 2018 Profile: Presley Brown Joins Team Connection

With another successful commencement behind us, recent High Point University graduates are preparing to commence prestigious career paths around the world at Fortune 500 companies, international service programs, public school systems, top-tier law, medical and graduate school programs, and many other esteemed organizations thanks to their journey at HPU. Here’s a glimpse of one extraordinary senior from the […]

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Class of 2018 Profile: Sarah Granda Begins Career at Buena Vista Estate

With another successful commencement behind us, recent High Point University graduates are preparing to commence prestigious career paths around the world at Fortune 500 companies, international service programs, public school systems, top-tier law, medical and graduate school programs, and many other esteemed organizations thanks to their journey at HPU. Here’s a glimpse of one extraordinary senior from the […]

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Internship Profile: Good Morning America Gives Ava Anderson Fashion Experience

READ MORE INTERNSHIP PROFILES Name: Ava Anderson Hometown: Washington, D.C. Year: Rising Junior Major: Communication with a concentration in Strategic Communication Internship: As a fashion intern at Good Morning America in New York City, Anderson works with the fashion experts and stylists for Robin Roberts and DiAndre Tristan. She assists with styling clients, buying trips […]

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On the Right Track: Success Coaches Help Students Find their Passion

This story is featured in the Spring 2018 edition of the HPU Magazine. Discover below how Success Coaches help students discover what they’re passionate about. When Ross Pavlovich headed south from his New England hometown of Marblehead, Massachusetts, to High Point University in 2014, he wasn’t really sure what he wanted to do with his life. He […]

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HPU Announces Academic and Professional Achievements

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 22, 2018 – High Point University faculty, staff and students recently received the following academic and professional awards and recognitions.   Recent Graduate Wins Society of Professional Journalists Award Evan Dupuis, a 2018 graduate, won the Mark of Excellence Award for online feature reporting at the Society of Professional Journalists Region […]

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The Art of the Possible

This story is featured in the Spring 2018 edition of the HPU Magazine. Discover below how students gain life skills at HPU that will help them in their careers. Don’t be intimidated by life’s obstacles. That’s a lesson Christine DiFerdinando McKnight learned during her time at High Point University. She took it with her when she graduated, […]

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Class of 2018 Profile: Madison Sullivan Earns a Position at Wayfair

Name: Madison Sullivan Hometown: Cohasset, Massachusetts Major: Sullivan will graduate on May 5 with a B.A. in Communication with a concentration in Strategic Communication and a minor in Marketing. Post-graduation plans: As a category associate at Wayfair, Sullivan will oversee several suppliers, create meaningful relationships and ensure positive trends. She will also plan marketing promotions, […]

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Students Honored for Service and Academic Commitment

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 19, 2018 – At the end of each year, the High Point University community comes together to honor the academic and professional achievements of students. An array of awards highlighting impressive research, community service and positive impact made on campus are presented. Four top awards are also given to standout students […]

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HPU Game Designers Invited to Present at East Coast Game Conference

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 16, 2018 – The gaming experience can be for everyone, including people with visual impairments. That’s the hope a High Point University student group had when they set out to create an elevator-murder-mystery video game that’s accessible to visually impaired players through a process called audio description (AD). Students from HPU’s […]

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Class of 2018 Profile: Kyra Hennessey Lands Marketing Career with Dell

Name: Kyra Hennessey Hometown: Ashland, Massachusetts Major: Hennessey will graduate with a B.A. in Communication on May 5. Post-graduation plans: After an internship with Dell Technologies this past summer in the Global Communications Department on the Analyst Relations team, Hennessey was offered to continue her internship throughout her academic school year allowing her to work remotely a few hours […]

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Class of 2018: Dom Bellusci Earns Masters at Top Ranked Graduate School for Game Design

Name: Dom Bellusci Hometown: Calgary, Alberta  Major: Bellusci will graduate with a B.A. in Game and Interactive Media Design, on May 5. Post-graduation plans: Bellusci will attend Guildhall at Southern Methodist University, the number one graduate school for Game Design in the world according to the Princeton Review. He will earn his Master of Interactive Technology (MIT) […]

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Class of 2018 Profile: Mikaela Campbell Joins NBA Headquarters

Name: Mikaela Campbell Hometown: New Orleans, Louisiana Major: Campbell will graduate with a B.A. in Sport Management on May 5. Post-graduation plans: Campbell will join the National Basketball Association in NYC as part of the NBA Associate Program. This two-year program for recent college graduates will allow Campbell to experience different sectors of NBA headquarters. Associates rotate […]

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Nido R. Qubein School of Communication Provides Real-World Preparation for Real-World Success

This story is featured in the Fall 2017 edition of the HPU Magazine. Discover below how HPU’s Nido R. Qubein School of Communication provides experiential learning opportunities. Hayden Bardorf sat among fellow interns at the NBA headquarters in New York City. Adam Silver, NBA commissioner, address ed the group, speaking of the latest developments and initiatives the league […]

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