High Point Central Students Immersed in Research through Draelos Science Program

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 28, 2016 – Projects involving zebrafish, yeast cells and ultraviolet radiation are part of the research that High Point Central students are immersed in this summer through the Draelos Science Scholars Program at High Point University. High Point Central students applied and seven were chosen to participate in the new Draelos […]

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This Week in Photos: May 7-13

The High Point University campus is buzzing with activity. From the 2016 Commencement ceremony, food donations, new community initiatives and more, see a glimpse of what happened on campus this week.

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Students and Washington Street Leaders Create Narrative Book

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 4, 2016 – High Point University students presented today a book filled with 28 narratives from people in High Point’s historic Washington Street neighborhood. Students spent their semester in an English service learning course interviewing community leaders, business owners and children who participated in the Community Writing Center on Washington Street […]

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HPU and Penn-Griffin Students Display Art Inspired by Science

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 28, 2016 – High Point University students worked alongside students at Penn-Griffin School for the Arts conducting science experiments earlier this semester. The students at Penn-Griffin School for the Arts were then challenged to generate art inspired by the science experiments they conducted on HPU’s campus. The students were able to […]

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HPU Announces $160 Million in New Construction

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 27, 2016 – Today, Dr. Nido Qubein, High Point University president, announced another $160 million in construction and expansion on the campus of High Point University. “At High Point University, we are blessed to do what seems impossible, especially during one of the greatest recessions of our time,” said Qubein, who […]

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Student Receives National Award for Leadership, Service

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 25, 2016 – High Point University sophomore Melanie Maldonado is a recipient of the 2016 Newman Civic Fellows Award from Campus Compact. This award honors 218 college student leaders for their dedicated passion to service, research and advocacy for challenges facing communities throughout the country. In order to receive this award, […]

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This Week in Photos: April 16-22

The High Point University campus is buzzing with activity. From the Business Plan Competition, Earth and Arbor Day Celebrations, a visit from Stedman Graham and more, see a glimpse of what happened on campus this week.

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Band Concert to be Held at Alumni Ave. Amphitheatre

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 20, 2016 – The location for the HPU Spring Band Concert, performed by HPU’s Symphonic Band, has been changed to the Alumni Ave. Amphitheatre, HPU’s newest outdoor learning space. The concert will be held at 7:30 p.m. on April 25. The concert will feature a mixture of serious band literature and […]

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HPU Family Celebrates Earth Day

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 20, 2016 – The High Point University family celebrated Earth Day today with local companies and wildlife organizations in the new Alumni Ave. Amphitheatre. Students enjoyed food from local vendors including Miss Jenny’s Pickles, Big Boss Baker, Carolina Corn Roasters and My Three Sons Gourmet Pimento Cheese. Companies such as Bixby […]

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Impact Club Packs 3,000 Meals for Children in the Triad

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 18, 2016 – High Point University’s Impact Club brought 3,000 meals to 1,500 children in the Triad this past weekend. After partnering with the United Way, the Christian service fraternity filled 1,500 backpacks with two meals for each child. “Impact Club’s meal packing event was extremely successful,” said Christen Cothran, president […]

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Theatre Presents Three More Performances of ‘Cul-De-Sac’

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 15, 2016 – There’s still three more chances to attend High Point University’s production of “Cul-De-Sac” after the world premiere of the play, written by Broadway star John Cariani, dazzled audience members at the productions’ opening night on April 14. A limited number of complimentary tickets are available for the general […]

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HPU Honors Community Organizations and Students for Service

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 14, 2016 – High Point University students, faculty, staff and members of the community were honored at the 2016 “HPU Serves Showcase” on April 13. Students created and shared nearly 100 posters to demonstrate the service they’ve completed this academic year at the event. The posters represented nearly half of the […]

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Faculty and Students Help Launch Summer Science Program

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 14, 2016 – Students from High Point Central will have the opportunity to conduct research alongside HPU faculty and students this summer through a new program called the Draelos Scholars for Science Program. More than 20 High Point Central students applied and seven were chosen to participate in this six-week program, […]

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Fraternity Raises $4,000 for Military Families

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 12, 2016 – High Point University’s Sigma Nu fraternity held a Car Show on April 9 at Oak Hollow Festival Park where they raised $4,000 for Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS), an organization that provides care to those that are grieving the death of a loved one that served in […]

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Sorority Raises $9,000 for Children’s Miracle Network

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 12, 2016 – High Point University’s Phi Mu sorority is making a difference in the lives of children across the United States by raising more than $9,000 for the Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals through events held this academic year. The Bonnamu Music Festival, an adaption of the annual Music and Arts […]

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