HPU Family Hosts Numerous Philanthropic Events

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 9, 2019 – Throughout the past month, the following High Point University organizations held fundraising events and hosted programs to benefit the local community. These efforts are part of the 110,000 hours of service and thousands of dollars that the HPU family contributes each year. Zeta Tau Alpha Sorority Provides Swim […]

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Students Present ‘History Detectives’ Exhibit at the High Point Museum

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 7, 2019 – High Point University Service Learning students shared their research experiences with the public during their final presentation of the history of the Congregational United Church of Christ. The church, a traditionally African-American church, has been part of the city of High Point’s community since 1890. The students spent […]

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Students Donate an Amtryke Bike to a Local Child

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 29, 2019 – High Point University student volunteers presented Veyla O’Donnell with an Amtryke bike at a Miracle League of High Point’s baseball game. In partnership with the High Point Civitan Club, HPU’s Civitan chapter and Circle K Club have worked to purchase the bike for O’Donnell, a Greensboro resident, who […]

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HPU/News & Record Poll: No Clear Consensus on School Board Elections Among North Carolinians

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 18, 2019 – A High Point University/News and Record Poll finds that less than one-third (28%) of North Carolinians say school board elections should be partisan. Almost two in five (37%) agree school board elections should not be partisan, and 35% of poll participants didn’t offer an opinion. However, North Carolinians […]

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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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