HPU Will Continue Tradition of Free Christmas Event for Triad Residents

HPU’s first Christmas Drive in 2019 attracted nearly 10,000 visitors. HIGH POINT, N.C., Dec. 1, 2020 – High Point University is offering a festive, safe way for local families to celebrate the Christmas season together. The HPU Christmas Drive will welcome families to campus again this year to enjoy the holiday decorations and sounds of […]

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Triad Children Observe Universe Through HPU Service Learning Course

HPU students were trained on robotic telescopes and taught community children how to operate the telescopes virtually. Millie Grobe is a 6-year-old participant in High Point University’s LASeR program, which is supported by Dr. Brad Barlow, director of the Culp planetarium and associate professor of astrophysics. HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 30, 2020 – Children in […]

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HPU Sales Club Donates Turkey Dinners to the Community

High Point University’s Professional Selling Club delivered 75 meals to the Boys and Girls Clubs of Greater High Point. Pictured from left to right are Kenny Mack, vice president of operations for the Boys and Girls Clubs of Greater High Point; Travis Moore, Southside Club director; Caleb Hughes, Central Asheboro Club director; Francesca Riehl; Roberto […]

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HPU President Nido Qubein Named Among 2020 Triad Power Players

HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 20, 2020 – High Point University President Dr. Nido Qubein has been named among Triad Business Journal’s “2020 Triad Power Players.” Triad Business Journal compiles the annual list based on the regional impact Triad leaders are making in areas of economic development, investment, entrepreneurship and the workforce. “The Triad region is […]

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HPU Students Participate in Gratitude Week

High Point University students participated in T.A.G. Week across campus Nov. 9-13 as an opportunity to “Think About Giving.” Doug Mathis (left), an HPU senior, and Sam Carr (right), president of HPU’s Student Government Association, take time to participate in The Gratitude Project. HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 16, 2020 – High Point University students participated […]

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WGHP: HPU and The War Memorial Foundation Hosts Virtual Veterans Day Event

High Point University’s Annual Veterans Day Celebration looked different this year, but even during a global pandemic, the university remained committed to honoring the men and women who served and are serving our country. This year’s 10th Annual Veterans Day Celebration was offered virtually to community members and in collaboration with The War Memorial Foundation, which […]

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HPU and The War Memorial Foundation Honor Service Men and Women for 10th Annual Virtual Veterans Day Celebration

HPU continued its tradition of donating 100 American flags to community schools, nonprofits and government buildings. HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 11, 2020 – High Point University’s Annual Veterans Day Celebration looked different this year, but even during a global pandemic, the university remained committed to honoring the men and women who served and are serving […]

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HPU and The War Memorial Foundation Partner to Host Virtual Veterans Day Celebration

The event will be HPU’s 10th Annual Veterans Day Celebration. HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 4, 2020 – The War Memorial Foundation, which supports the Carolina Field of Honor, and High Point University are partnering to host a virtual Veterans Day Celebration to honor all those who have served the United States. The event, which will […]

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HPU’s Sigma Nu Fraternity Raises Funds for Community Garden and Health Initiatives

The fraternity has partnered with the American Heart Association and D-UP to support a community garden. HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 30, 2020 – High Point University’s Sigma Nu fraternity is partnering with the American Heart Association and D-UP and has raised more than $12,000 to support a community garden within D-UP’s Eatery Sprout Education Garden […]

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HPU Launches $500,000 Challenge Gift for Minority Entrepreneurs in City of High Point

Dr. Nido Qubein, High Point University president, announced today that HPU is issuing a challenge gift up to $500,000 to the High Point Community Investment Campaign, a new fund for minority entrepreneurs in the city, and called on community investors to support the initiative, too. HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 28, 2020 – Dr. Nido Qubein, […]

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HPU Physical Therapy Department Hosts Fourth Annual Halloween Family 5K Fun Run & Walk Virtually

High Point University’s Department of Physical Therapy will host its fourth annual Halloween Family 5K Fun Run and Walk virtually on Oct. 31 and Nov. 1. Last year’s participants wore costumes and took part in Halloween-themed activities for children, including music, games and trunk or treat. HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 16, 2020 – High Point […]

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