HPU Announces Academic And Professional Achievements

HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 24, 2020 – High Point University faculty and students recently received the following academic and professional awards and recognitions. Pharmacy Student Milka Tewolde Wins First Place in National Business Competition Milka Tewolde, a dual graduate degree student in HPU’s pharmacy and MBA programs, won first place in this year’s LEAP at […]

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Investing in Innovation: The pioneering spirit of HPU’s Webb School of Engineering

This story is featured in the Spring 2020 edition of the HPU Magazine. Discover below HPU’s Webb School of Engineering invests in students’ futures. Inside a completely transformed facility, High Point University’s first cohort of engineering majors find opportunities they wouldn’t find elsewhere. Their academic school — the Webb School of Engineering — is a […]

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Class of 2020 Outcomes: Ryan Diaz Joins Liberty Mutual Insurance

With Commencement just around the corner, future High Point University graduates are already preparing to commence prestigious career paths around the world at Fortune 500 companies, international service programs, public school systems, top-tier law, medical and graduate school programs, and many other esteemed organizations thanks to their journey at HPU. Here’s a glimpse of one […]

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Class of 2020 Outcomes: Kelsey Quinn Begins Her Career at Bloomberg

With Commencement just around the corner, future High Point University graduates are already preparing to commence prestigious career paths around the world at Fortune 500 companies, international service programs, public school systems, top-tier law, medical and graduate school programs, and many other esteemed organizations thanks to their journey at HPU. Here’s a glimpse of one […]

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Apple Co-Founder Steve Wozniak Shares Insights on Leadership with HPU Students

Wozniak held an interactive Q&A session for students in High Point University’s Webb School of Engineering. HIGH POINT, N.C., Feb. 10, 2020 – Today, High Point University students had the opportunity to learn from Apple Co-Founder and HPU’s Innovator in Residence Steve Wozniak, who has served as HPU’s Innovator in Residence since 2016. Wozniak is […]

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Students and Faculty in HPU’s Webb School of Engineering Assist in NSF-Funded Research

HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 25, 2019 – Computer science faculty and students in High Point University’s Webb School of Engineering have been selected to assist Dr. Veronica Segarra, assistant professor of biology, and the Mayo Clinic in activating the Alliance to Catalyze Change for Equity in STEM Success (ACCESS) project. Awarded in fall 2017, the […]

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HPU Students Advanced in National Cybersecurity Competition

High Point University students participated in the 2019 Governor’s Cybersecurity Talent Competition over the summer. HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 15, 2019 – High Point University computer science students in the Webb School of Engineering who competed in the 2019 Governor’s Cybersecurity Talent Competition over the summer gained perfect scores, cybersecurity skills and scholarship money. Ty […]

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HPU’s Webb School of Engineering Approved by SACS

  HIGH POINT, N.C., March 13, 2019 – High Point University’s Webb School of Engineering has received approval from the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to begin implementing degrees in computer and electrical engineering. SACS is the regional body for the accreditation of degree-granting higher education institutions in the Southern states. The Webb School […]

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New Webb School of Engineering Announced at HPU

High Point University will establish the new Webb School of Engineering as the university’s transformational growth plan continues. The founding dean, Dr. Michael Oudshoorn, has been hired to lead the school, in which students can now enroll and major in computer science with three concentrations within the degree: cyber-security, software and systems, and visual computing. […]

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HPU Announces New Webb School of Engineering

High Point University’s partnership with Apple Co-Founder Steve Wozniak, HPU’s Innovator in Residence, pictured above, is one of many reasons the Webb School of Engineering complements the university’s continued growth. HIGH POINT, N.C., Aug. 20, 2018 – High Point University will establish the new Webb School of Engineering as the university’s transformational growth plan continues. […]

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