HPU Student Volunteers at Local Hospital to Combat COVID-19 Pandemic

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 16, 2020 – Will Payne, a High Point University junior and political science major, joined a group of volunteers at High Point Medical Center to set up assessment tents outside of the emergency department for patients experiencing symptoms of COVID-19. The Burlington, North Carolina, native felt inspired to volunteer his time […]

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Spectrum News: HPU’s Dr. Brad Barlow Creates Online Planetarium

High Point University’s Dr. Brad Barlow, associate professor of astrophysics and director of the Culp Planetarium, and Erin Brady, planetarium manager, have created an online classroom for students and community children to access while they are home from school during the COVID-19 pandemic. Anyone is encouraged to tune in by visiting the website, http://www.highpoint.edu/planetarium/public-shows/remote-outreach/ 

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HPU Bonner Leader Hosts ‘Poetry Project’ Showcase for Local School Children

Doug McCollum, High Point University Bonner Leader and poet, welcomed the loved ones of the students participating in the Poetry Project, a partnership with PNAC after-school programs and HPU’s Community Writing Center. HIGH POINT, N.C., March 6, 2020 – High Point University’s Bonner Leader program partnered with two Washington Street afterschool programs to share poetry […]

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