HPU Announces Academic and Professional Achievements

HIGH POINT, N.C., Sept. 23, 2020 – High Point University faculty and students recently received the following academic and professional awards and recognitions. HPU Pharmacy Professor Receives Service Award Dr. Julie Cooper, associate professor of clinical sciences in HPU’s Fred Wilson School of Pharmacy, is this year’s recipient of the Jim Long Outstanding SHIIP Service […]

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Three HPU Faculty Members Receive Standout Awards

HIGH POINT, N.C., Sept. 21, 2020 – Three special awards were given to High Point University faculty members at the beginning of the 2020-21 academic year. HPU President Dr. Nido Qubein commissioned the establishment of these three annual faculty awards in 2018: Extraordinary Leadership Award, Innovation and Creativity Teaching Award and Spirit of High Point […]

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Class of 2020 Profile: Morgan Canner Commits to Clinical Counseling

With another successful Commencement behind us, High Point University graduates are commencing 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 2020 Outcomes: Julia Daniele Continues to Clinical Counseling Program

With another successful Commencement behind us, High Point University graduates are commencing 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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HPU Receives Colleges of Distinction Honor for the 10th Year

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 4, 2020 – For the 10th consecutive year, High Point University has been named to the Colleges of Distinction. The unique college guide honors institutions with an innovative, teacher-centered undergraduate education and a strong record of preparing graduates for real-world success. The 2020-21 Colleges of Distinction list is based upon an […]

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HPU’s Stout School of Education to Host Second ‘STEM Camp in a Box’ for Community Children

The annual summer camp is held virtually this year because of COVID-19, and a second week has been scheduled due to popularity. HIGH POINT, N.C., June 3, 2020 – High Point University’s Stout School of Education will offer a second virtual STEM camp for community children this summer due to the first session’s high demand. […]

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HPU Announces Academic and Professional Achievements

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 30, 2020 – High Point University faculty and students recently received the following academic and professional awards and recognitions. HPU Junior Student Awarded Barry Goldwater Scholarship Mikaela Seemann, a junior working toward a B.S. in biochemistry and B.A. in French from Marietta, Georgia, was recently awarded the 2020 Barry Goldwater Scholarship, […]

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HPU’s Stout School of Education to Host ‘STEM Camp in a Box’ for Community Children

The annual STEM summer camp will be held virtually due to COVID-19. HIGH POINT, N.C., April 27, 2020 – High Point University’s Stout School of Education will continue offering its annual summer STEM camp to community children this year, despite the COVID-19 pandemic, through an innovative approach. This summer’s “STEM Camp in a Box: Building […]

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HPU Poll: North Carolinians Share Their Views on Education Policy

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 11, 2020 –  North Carolinians are engaged and interested in offering opinions on the state’s public schools, according to a recent High Point University Education Poll, a joint venture between faculty in HPU’s Department of Leadership Studies in the Stout School of Education and HPU’s Survey Research Center. In the statewide […]

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Wanek Family Donates Mentoring Sculpture to High Point University

Ron Wanek, chairman of Ashley Furniture, and his wife, Joyce, have generously given the “Mentoring – Year 2000” sculpture to High Point University which was installed in October outside of the Stout School of Education. HIGH POINT, N.C., Jan. 9, 2020 – Ron Wanek, chairman of Ashley Furniture, and his wife, Joyce, have generously given […]

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This Holiday Season, HPU Family Gives Back Through Various Initiatives

High Point University students raised more than $17,500 for the Salvation Army’s Angel Tree Program. HIGH POINT, N.C., Dec. 23, 2019 – Throughout the months of November and December, High Point University students, faculty and staff hosted programs to benefit the local community and beyond. These efforts are part of the 110,000 hours of service […]

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The Tools Teachers Need

This story is featured in the Fall 2019 edition of the HPU Magazine. Discover below how HPU’s Stout School of Educations offers future teachers hands-on experiences. The Stout School of Education prepares alumni to educate children from a global perspective. When they arrived in Kuwait in late April, they rode a camel. They also saw […]

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HPU Students and Faculty Recognized for Research and Innovation

HIGH POINT, N.C., Dec. 9, 2019 – Members of the High Point University community frequently conduct, publish and share research and creative works in a variety of ways. Below is a recap of recent research initiatives. HPU Faculty Research Findings Featured in Global Publication Dr. Brad Barlow, associate professor of astrophysics and director of the […]

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HPU Education Students Conclude Semester with Book Buddy Celebration

Today at High Point University’s Stout School of Education, education majors gathered with their respective book buddies from Montlieu Academy and Fairview Elementary School to celebrate the conclusion of the HPU Book Buddy tutoring program this semester. HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 20, 2019 – Today in High Point University’s Stout School of Education, HPU education […]

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HPU Hosted Annual LEGO Showcase for the Community

High Point University’s Stout School of Education hosted its annual LEGO Showcase event on Nov. 2. Children in kindergarten through eighth grade experienced STEM education through various activities. HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 5, 2019 – High Point University’s Stout School of Education hosted its annual community LEGO Showcase event, “Come Build with Us: Experience STEM […]

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WGHP: The First Cohort in the TQP Grant Program Begins at HPU

High Point University’s Stout School of Education is one of the recipients of a $4 million Teacher Quality Partnership federal grant awarded by the U.S. Department of Education. The partnership for PREPARE, or Piedmont-Triad Residency Educator Program, includes two other partners, Guilford County Schools and North Carolina A&T State University. The grant is designed to […]

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