Musical Empowerment Hosts First Recital for Kirkman Park Elementary Students

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 18, 2019 – High Point University’s Wilson Ballroom was transformed into a concert hall on April 13 for HPU’s Musical Empowerment recital. Musical Empowerment is a national nonprofit on select university and college campuses that raises funds to purchase musical instruments for underserved children in the community and offers free one-on-one […]

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HPU Plants Tree at Shadybrook Elementary to Honor NC Arbor Day

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 17, 2019 – Today, about 80 pre-K and kindergarteners at Shadybrook Elementary School took their classroom outside to learn about planting trees from High Point University’s Campus Enhancement team. HPU landscape manager Matt Mahoney as well as Michael Beauregard and Patrick Gale of HPU’s Campus Enhancement team, joined children at Shadybrook […]

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HPU Hosts ‘Come Build with Us’ Field Trip for Elementary Students

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 12, 2019 – Ninety students from Hurley Elementary School experienced STEM, science, technology, engineering and math, education through a “Come Build with Us” field trip hosted by High Point University’s Stout School of Education. The “Come Build with Us” LEGO field trip included activities with robotics, storytelling, brick math activities and […]

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HPU Welcomes High School Students for National Biomechanics Day Celebration

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 10, 2019 – Nearly 100 students from Southwest Guilford High School and Greensboro Day School took part in a National Biomechanics Day celebration, hosted by High Point University’s Departments of Physical Therapy, Exercise Science and Athletic Training. The event engaged visiting students in the cutting-edge technology and research that takes place […]

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Community Partners Host Free Medicine Giveaway

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 4, 2019 – NC MedAssist, High Point University’s Fred Wilson School of Pharmacy, the city of High Point, United Way of Greater High Point and High Point Seventh-Day Adventist Church all came together today to provide the community with free over-the-counter medicine and health screenings. The event was held in the […]

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HPU Selected to Host Governor’s School of North Carolina

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 26, 2019 – Beginning this summer, High Point University has been selected to host the Governor’s School of North Carolina for intellectually gifted high school students. The Governor’s School of North Carolina is a summer residential program that integrates academic disciplines, the arts and unique courses on two campuses in the […]

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‘Day for HPU’ Set for March 27

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 26, 2019 – High Point University wants everyone to wear purple and support student scholarships during the third annual “Day for HPU” on Wednesday, March 27. Each year, the university sets aside a day to promote HPU’s Fund for Extraordinary Education, the annual scholarship fund that benefits students. Nearly 1,700 people […]

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Community Enrichment Series Events for April

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 22, 2019 – High Point University invites the community to campus for the following Community Enrichment Series events during the month of April. Triad residents can sign up to receive email updates about community events at HPU throughout the year by visiting www.highpoint.edu/friends. They can also receive notifications about events by […]

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Religion Faculty Offer Community Lecture Series

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 8, 2019 – Community members will have the chance to explore a variety of faith-based topics with High Point University faculty as part of a new lecture series. The Faculty Lecture Series, sponsored by the Department of Religion and Philosophy, is a partnership with local churches and clergy organizations. Faculty members […]

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