HPU Announces Academic and Professional Achievements

HIGH POINT, N.C., Sept. 23, 2020 – High Point University faculty and students recently received the following academic and professional awards and recognitions. HPU Pharmacy Professor Receives Service Award Dr. Julie Cooper, associate professor of clinical sciences in HPU’s Fred Wilson School of Pharmacy, is this year’s recipient of the Jim Long Outstanding SHIIP Service […]

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HPU Recognizes Exercise Science Professor with Slane Distinguished Teaching-Service Award

Dr. Kimberly Reich, associate professor of exercise science at High Point University, received the Meredith Clark Slane Distinguished Teaching-Service Award. Pictured from left to right are HPU President Dr. Nido Qubein, Reich and Dr. Daniel Erb, senior vice president of academic affairs. HIGH POINT, N.C., Sept. 18, 2020 – Dr. Kimberly Reich, associate professor of […]

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HPU Graduates Fourth Physician Assistant Class

HPU’s Department of Physician Assistant Studies welcomed students into the profession during its graduation ceremony. HIGH POINT, N.C., Aug. 28, 2020 – Today, High Point University graduated its fourth physician assistant class and welcomed them into the professional field. The ceremony, usually held in HPU’s Hayworth Fine Arts Center, was held in Congdon Hall’s Callicutt […]

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Class of 2020 Outcomes: Annie Rexha Seizes a Future in Science

With another successful Commencement behind us, High Point University graduates are commencing 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 extraordinary senior from the […]

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HPU Physical Therapy Professor Receives More Than $220,000 in NIH Grant Funding

Dr. Lisa Zukowski, assistant professor of physical therapy at High Point University, will conduct research inside HPU’s Virtual Reality and Clinical Gait Analysis Laboratory (VRCGAL). HIGH POINT, N.C., Aug. 20, 2020 – Dr. Lisa Zukowski, assistant professor of physical therapy in High Point University’s Congdon School of Health Sciences, was recently awarded a $221,696 subaward […]

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HPU Students, Faculty and Staff Recognized for Research and Innovation

HIGH POINT, N.C., Aug. 14, 2020 – Members of the High Point University community frequently conduct, publish and share research and creative works in a variety of ways. Below is a recap of recent research initiatives. HPU Student, Alumna and Faculty Research Featured in National Scientific Journal Casey Garr, HPU alumna; Candyce Sturgeon, HPU rising […]

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WGHP: HPU’s Dr. James Smoliga Shows the Science Behind the Golf Swing

Dr. James Smoliga, professor of physiology in High Point University’s Congdon School of Health Sciences, demonstrates for Fox 8 how technology in HPU’s Human Biomechanics and Physiology Lab can track every aspect of a golfer’s swing to pinpoint any problem areas, assist in injury rehabilitation, and ultimately improve how a golfer moves to avoid injury […]

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Class of 2020 Outcomes: Olivia Raulf Decides on Nursing

With another successful Commencement behind us, High Point University graduates are commencing 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 extraordinary senior from the […]

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Class of 2020 Outcomes: Emily Hahn Navigates to Nursing

With another successful Commencement behind us, High Point University graduates are commencing 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 extraordinary senior from the […]

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Class of 2020 Outcomes: Julia Daniele Continues to Clinical Counseling Program

With another successful Commencement behind us, High Point University graduates are commencing 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 extraordinary senior from the […]

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Class of 2020 Outcomes: Charis Dinger Joins the Local High Point Community

With another successful Commencement behind us, High Point University graduates are commencing 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 extraordinary senior from the […]

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Class of 2020 Outcomes: Laura Trueworthy Pursues Master’s in Educational Psychology

With another successful Commencement behind us, High Point University graduates are commencing 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 extraordinary senior from the […]

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Class of 2020 Outcomes: Hannah Hicks Pursues Psychology Ph.D.

With another successful Commencement behind us, High Point University graduates are commencing 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 extraordinary senior from the […]

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Jumping to Healthier Heights

This story is featured in the Spring 2020 edition of the HPU Magazine. Discover below HPU’s Congdon School of Health Sciences uses cutting edge technology to motivate students. HPU’s Congdon School of Health Sciences has an app for that. When the CEO of the Dallas Mavericks walks into HPU’s Human Biomechanics and Physiology Lab and […]

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Class of 2020 Outcomes: Monet Gilmore Takes on Tulane University

With another successful Commencement behind us, future High Point University graduates are commencing 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 extraordinary senior from the […]

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Class of 2020 Outcomes: Leann Werner Decides on a Doctor of Optometry

With another successful Commencement behind us, High Point University graduates are commencing 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 extraordinary senior from the […]

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Class of 2020 Outcomes: Gabrielle LoCurto Utilizes Biology Major to Pursue Duke Master’s Degree

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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HPU Family Supports Community During COVID-19 Pandemic

High Point University is donating 14,000 bottles of water to various organizations in the community. These caring efforts were made possible by the HPU Cares Fund. You can contribute your support during these unprecedented times at https://engage.highpoint.edu/hpucares. HIGH POINT, N.C., April 6, 2020 – The High Point University family is giving back to the community they call home […]

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HPU’s Congdon School of Health Sciences Hosts Lecture on Orthopedic Rehabilitation

HIGH POINT, N.C., Jan. 22, 2020 – High Point University’s Congdon School of Health Sciences will present Dr. Riann Palmieri-Smith, director of the Orthopedic Rehabilitation and Biomechanics Laboratory in the School of Kinesiology at The University of Michigan, as keynote for its semiannual Distinguished Lecture Series. The event will be held at 5:30 p.m. on […]

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