HPU to Host Acclaimed International Photographer

HIGH POINT, N.C., Aug. 26, 2015 – High Point University will host award-winning photographer Laura El-Tantawy for a presentation of her work at 5:30 p.m. on Sept. 9 in the David L. Francis Lecture Hall at Earl N. Phillips School of Business. The event is free and open to the public; tickets are not required. […]

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Best-Selling Author Wes Moore to Speak at HPU

HIGH POINT, N.C., Aug. 26, 2015 – High Point University will host Wes Moore, best-selling author, social entrepreneur and Army combat veteran, on Sept. 21 for two events. The first event will be “A Discussion with HPU President Nido R. Qubein,” a question-and-answer session that will be held at 4:30 p.m. in the Hayworth Fine […]

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HPU Welcomes Montlieu Academy Students for First Day of School

“HIGH POINT, N.C., Aug. 24, 2015 – Montlieu Academy of Technology students received a welcome-back-to-school rally like no other today from the High Point University cheerleaders, Prowler the Panther and Pep Band. As the students arrived for the first day of the new school year, the HPU cheerleaders and Prowler welcomed students with a round […]

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HPU Awards First Generation Scholarship to High Point Central Graduate

HIGH POINT, N.C., Aug. 12, 2015 – High Point University has awarded freshman Dominya’ Donahue of High Point with the university’s First Generation Scholarship. She is one of two new local high school graduates to receive the four-year scholarship this year. The First Generation Scholarship covers full tuition, fees and books. HPU awards the scholarships […]

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HPU Awards First Generation Scholarship to Local High School Graduate

HIGH POINT, N.C., Aug. 12, 2015 – High Point University’s incoming freshman Kayla Mitchell was recently presented with the university’s First Generation Scholarship, which covers full tuition, fees and books for four years. She is one of two local high school graduates who received this honor. HPU awards the scholarships annually to Guilford County Schools […]

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Sechrest Gallery to Feature Landscape Show

HIGH POINT, N.C., Aug. 10, 2015 – High Point University will showcase a dynamic art exhibition on the genre of landscape titled, “Sky Above Earth Below: Tradition and Transformation in Landscape.” The exhibit will be on view Aug. 25 through Oct. 10 in the Sechrest Art Gallery at HPU. Guest curator Richard Gantt will hold […]

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Class of 2015 Profile: Sarah Belle Tate Leads High Point Chamber of Commerce

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 […]

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HPU Lowers Flags to Honor Chattanooga Victims

HIGH POINT, N.C., July 22, 2015 – High Point University is lowering its flags to half-staff until sunset on July 25 to honor the servicemen who lost their lives in the Chattanooga tragedy. President Obama has ordered flags at all military and federal buildings and grounds throughout the United States to remain at half-staff through […]

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Blast Off: Rocket Launch Concludes First-Ever STEM Camp

HIGH POINT, N.C., July 2, 2015 – Fifty-three children from the community participated in Lego fun at High Point University’s first-ever STEM camp, hosted by HPU faculty and graduate students in the School of Education. The camp began on June 22 and concluded with a rocket launch finale today where each STEM Camp student made […]

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HPU Hosts Guilford County Teens for Youth Leadership Academy

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 30, 2015 – Guilford County teens spent 10 days giving back to the community and honing their leadership skills at the Youth Leadership Academy, hosted by High Point University and the High Point Police Department on June 15-26. The students were selected for the academy, which was hosted on the HPU […]

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