Class of 2020 Outcomes: Jenna Brady Graduates to Gartner

With Commencement just around the corner, future High Point University graduates are already 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 […]

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Class of 2020 Outcomes: Tyler Maher Applies Accounting Major at KPMG

With Commencement just around the corner, future High Point University graduates are already 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 […]

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Jingle and Mingle: 5 Holiday Networking Tips from an HPU Alumna and Entrepreneur

By: Rachael Bozsik, Class of 2015   Did you know the holidays are a great time for job networking? HPU alumna Rachael Bozsik does. She is the CEO and founder of The Brand Girls, a consulting service to help young women define their brand and teach them how to network with confidence. While at HPU, Bozsik worked with the […]

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Internship Profile: Raegan Thomas Assists Expecting Families

  READ MORE INTERNSHIP PROFILES Name: Raegan Thomas Hometown: Albemarle, North Carolina Year: Class of 2020 Major: English with minors in religion and creative writing Internship: Thomas interned at the Pregnancy Resource Center, which allows moms and dads who are expecting to receive aid through education and resources. She managed various administrative tasks, including organizing […]

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HPU Students Network and Explore Career Opportunities Through ‘HPU in the City’

HPU in the City students networked with HPU alumni and families at a private reception in Times Square. HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 18, 2019 – High Point University students traveled to two major cities during their fall breaks to get a behind-the-scenes look at what it’s like to hold a full-time job at major companies […]

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Internship Profile: Jessica Vedrani Finds a Passion for Politics

  READ MORE INTERNSHIP PROFILES Name: Jessica Vedrani Hometown: Salisbury, Massachusetts Year: Class of 2021 Major: Double major in criminal justice and political science Internship: Vedrani interned with the Climate Action Campaign as the data and operations fellow in Washington, D.C. She was in charge of analyzing senator voting records, speeches, statements and social media […]

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Class of 2019 Outcomes: Aidan Jensen Reports for The Courier-Times

With another successful Commencement behind us, recent High Point University graduates are kicking off 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 […]

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Class of 2019 Outcomes: Macketta Johns Branches Out with Bumble

With another successful Commencement behind us, recent High Point University graduates are kicking off 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 […]

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Connecting Passion with Purpose

This story is featured in the Fall 2019 edition of the HPU Magazine. Discover below how HPU’s Office of Career and Professional Development goes above and beyond in preparing students for their careers.    HPU’s Office of Career and Professional Development helps students channel their talents into incredible career paths. A month before his HPU […]

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HPU Students to Shadow Cynt Marshall During Dallas Mavericks Externship

During her time on campus, Cynt Marshall, CEO of the Dallas Mavericks and Sports Executive in Residence at High Point University, networks with students, answers their questions and provides insight into developing a successful career. HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 18, 2019 – On Wednesday, Oct. 23, four High Point University students will travel to Dallas, […]

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Class of 2019 Outcomes: Livy Beaner Broadens her Journalism Experience

With another successful Commencement behind us, recent High Point University graduates are kicking off 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 […]

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Internship Profile: Jake Wilkins Works with the Dallas Mavericks

  READ MORE INTERNSHIP PROFILES Name: Jake Wilkins Hometown: Norwalk, Connecticut Year: Class of 2020 Major: Business administration with a minor in marketing Internship: Wilkins was the marketing intern for the Dallas Mavericks in Dallas, Texas. He helped create marketing plans and provided input on marketing events, programs and more. Wilkins also worked with other […]

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Internship Profile: Lindsay Skau Builds Business Acumen

  READ MORE INTERNSHIP PROFILES Name: Lindsay Skau Hometown: Grosse Pointe Farms, Michigan Year: Class of 2020 Major: Business administration Internship: Skau interned with Hamilton Point Investments, LLC, in acquisitions, investor relations and asset management. Her work focused on financial and market analysis, valuation and financing and closing of HPI acquisitions. She worked with the […]

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Meet the Deans 2019

  Dr. Angela Bauer Dean of the Wanek School of Natural Sciences Education: B.A. in psychology and neuroscience from Lawrence University in Wisconsin; a Ph.D. in neuroscience from Northwestern University. Accolades: Dr. Bauer has been part of the HPU family since 2013. She joined as chair of the Department of Biology and has taught courses […]

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Internship Profile: Megan Pusser Edits for Our State Magazine

  READ MORE INTERNSHIP PROFILES Name: Megan Pusser Hometown: Whispering Pines, North Carolina Year: Class of 2020 Major: English literature and English writing Internship: Pusser recently landed a position as the editorial intern for Our State Magazine, where she is working with the editorial staff to produce and revise content for print and digital editions […]

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Internship Profile: Spencer Day Supports Cybersecurity at La-Z-Boy

  READ MORE INTERNSHIP PROFILES Name: Spencer Day Hometown: West Chester, Ohio Year: Class of 2020 Major: Criminal justice and computer science Internship: Day spent the summer with La-Z-Boy as the cybersecurity intern on the IT/cybersecurity team in their corporate office. He monitored and investigated cyber incidents for La-Z-Boy worldwide, developed a “Privileged Acceptable Use […]

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Internship Profile: Briana Smalley Works with the Special Victim’s Unit

  READ MORE INTERNSHIP PROFILES Name: Briana Smalley Hometown: West Palm Beach, Florida Year: Class of 2020 Major: Criminal justice with a minor in women and gender studies Internship: Smalley worked with the State Attorney’s Office in West Palm Beach as a special victim’s unit intern. She was tasked to review forensic interviews and make […]

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Class of 2019 Outcomes: Mitch Rissmiller Joins the TODAY Show Team

With another successful commencement behind us, High Point University seniors have kicked-off 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: Kaylee Kerr Acts as Media Intern for Newfields

  READ MORE INTERNSHIP PROFILES Name: Kaylee Kerr Hometown: Avon, Indiana Year: Class of 2021 Major: Communications, focusing in electronic media with double minors in graphic design and photography Internship: Kerr worked as the media intern for Newfields, a 100-acre nature park that houses the Indianapolis Museum of Art (IMA), gardens and woodlands. As the […]

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