Community Christmas: A Night of Soul-Filling Moments

On Thursday night, they came. Thousands of them. They came from almost everywhere to see how HPU transforms its campus every December into a scene that feels pulled straight from a storybook. They find that elusive sense of Christmas magic. They also find good will. But moreover, they find an event that in its eighth […]

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HPU Alumna Establishes Endowment for Pro Bono Physical Therapy Clinic

HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 28, 2018 – Emily Millis-Hiatt, a resident of High Point and alumna of High Point University, has established an endowment for HPU’s Pro Bono Physical Therapy Clinic. The $250,000 gift created the Pro Bono Physical Therapy Clinic Support Endowment, which will support salary, benefits and professional development for physical therapists in […]

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SCEC Hosts Special Populations Christmas Dance

Participants crowded the dance floor at Morehead Recreation Center for HPU Student Council for Exceptional Children’s (SCEC) Special Populations Christmas Dance on Dec. 4. HIGH POINT, N.C., Dec. 6, 2018 – High Point University’s Student Council for Exceptional Children’s Special Populations Christmas Dance welcomed about 100 participants and plenty of holiday spirit. HPU’s SCEC, which […]

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Physician Assistant Students Welcome Southwest Guilford High School Students

Nearly two dozen Southwest Guilford High School students visited HPU’s Center for Medical Simulation to experience what a career in physician assistant studies might look like. HIGH POINT, N.C., Dec. 5, 2018 – High Point University’s physician assistant students helped local high school students become interested in pursuing a career in the medical field. “It’s […]

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Students Stuff Stockings for Local Children

HPU’s Student Government Association packed more than 500 stockings to support the Salvation Army’s Stuff a Stocking campaign. The university filled more than 70 percent of the Salvation Army’s goal. HIGH POINT, N.C., Dec. 4, 2018 – High Point University’s Community Center was packed with student “elves” as they stuffed more than 500 stockings for […]

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HPU’s Musical Empowerment Provides Instruments and Lessons to Kirkman Park Elementary Students

HPU’s Musical Empowerment group provides free musical lessons to Kirkman Park Elementary students. HPU’s Musical Empowerment partnered with the Student Government Association to raise funds to purchase the instruments for the students. HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 30, 2018 – High Point University’s Musical Empowerment group wants to keep the passion for music alive in Kirkman […]

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Six Holiday Traditions at High Point University

The High Point University campus is decked out for the holidays. Christmas lights and nutcrackers line the Promenade while holiday music plays throughout campus. It can only mean one thing: December is here. The holidays are a season of celebration and traditions. Even in the midst of final exams and end-of-semester projects, the HPU family […]

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