Class of 2014 Outcomes: Brittanie Joyner Represents AAMC in DC

With a successful 2014 Commencement Ceremony 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 […]

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Class of 2014 Outcomes: Alex Oberlander Tackles the Big Apple

With a successful 2014 Commencement Ceremony 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 […]

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Professor Publishes Article on Christian Media

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 15, 2014 – Jim Y. Trammell, assistant professor of communication at High Point University, recently addressed the growing industry of Christian media in a recent article published in the “Journal of Religion and Popular Culture.” The article, titled “‘The Grandest, Most Compelling Story of All Time’: Dominant Themes of Christian Media […]

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Class of 2014 Outcomes: Taylor Renwick Forges Her Own Path

With a successful 2014 Commencement Ceremony 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 […]

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Class of 2014 Outcomes: Catie Drury Markets Major Companies

With a successful 2014 Commencement Ceremony 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 […]

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Judy Isaksen Receives Slane Distinguished Teaching-Service Award

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 13, 2014 – Dr. Judy Isaksen, associate professor of communication at High Point University, received the Meredith Clark Slane Distinguished Teaching-Service Award during the 2014 commencement ceremony for her contributions to HPU. Every year since 1973, HPU has recognized a faculty member for excellence in teaching with the Meredith Clark Slane […]

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Class of 2014 Outcomes: Ryan Geary Gears Up for Disney

With a successful 2014 Commencement Ceremony 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 graduate […]

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Class of 2014 Outcomes: Stephanie Schwartz Secures Corporate Marketing Career

With a successful 2014 Commencement Ceremony 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 […]

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Senior Tells the Story of Cancer Survivors at Susan G. Komen Internship

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 2, 2014 – Chelsie Skroback, a senior at High Point University, had the opportunity to document the story of everyday heroes through an internship with the Susan G. Komen Foundation, Northwest N.C. office, in Winston-Salem this semester. Skroback served as the communications intern where she interviewed breast cancer survivors and shared […]

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Students Win First Place at Conference with Presentation on Health and Fitness Apps

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 1, 2014 – A team of HPU communication students recently won first place for their original research presentation on the use of health and fitness smartphone apps at the April meeting of the Eastern Communication Conference. Sarah Horton, Amanda King and Meg Stookey made their debut research presentation, “Behavioral Change and […]

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Junior Receives Pulitzer Fellowship to Report on Norway’s Criminal Justice System

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 2, 2014 – High Point University junior Britton Nagy has been selected by the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting to receive a stipend that will allow her to travel to Norway’s Bastoy Island and report on a controversial criminal punishment system that’s receiving international attention. Nagy, a communication major with a […]

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Senior Gains Experience at Greensboro Marketing Firm

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 25, 2014 – Kassi Womeldorf, a senior from Annapolis, Md., is strategizing her future career while interning at Stratagon, an integrated marketing and technology firm in Greensboro. Womeldorf, who will graduate in May with a degree in business administration and a minor in marketing, is spending her spring semester as an […]

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Senior Scholar Succeeds in Overcoming Autism

High Point University senior Sam Kizer is already making a name for himself in his chosen field. The communication major will present research at his second professional conference this spring, is working on writing a book chapter with his faculty mentor and has already been accepted to graduate school. To those at HPU who know […]

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Turning Comedy into a Career

Few college students get the chance to meet giants in their fields, but High Point University junior Hayley Ellman has earned the chance to do just that. Ellman, an electronic communication major, was hand-picked by “Funny or Die” president Mike Farah through Intern Sushi’s contest to conduct informational interviews with industry leaders. Students are selected […]

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Students Gain Experience at Greensboro Area Convention and Visitors Bureau

HIGH POINT, N.C., Feb. 13, 2014 – Three High Point University students are getting valuable work experience while interning with the Greensboro Area Convention and Visitors Bureau this spring. Briayna Cuffie and Taylor Smith, juniors, and Natalie Noble, senior, are working in the bureau’s sales and service department, gaining experience in marketing and public relations. […]

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Student Interns at Dixon Hughes Goodman

HIGH POINT, N.C., Jan. 10, 2014 – Tyler Yusko, graduate student at High Point University, is calculating a successful future this semester at the largest public accounting firm in the Southeast, Dixon Hughes Goodman LLP. Yusko is serving as a marketing and business development intern at the High Point branch. He works closely with the […]

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Communication Students Create Strategic Marketing Campaign for HPAAC

HIGH POINT, N.C., Dec. 17, 2013 – The High Point Area Arts Council (HPAAC) will implement a strategic communication campaign created by High Point University communication students this coming spring. The students spent the past semester creating a turn-key campaign for HPAAC to attract more people from the Triad to the council’s events. The winning […]

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