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: Sarah Nowell Integrates Physics and Graphic Design

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: Mikayla Labbe Perseveres to a Physical Therapy Doctorate

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 Class […]

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Class of 2020 Outcomes: Michaela Connors Builds Her Biology Background

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: Grayson Norris Begins Medical School

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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WXII: HPU Students Analyze Data from NASA Satellite

A group of High Point University students received an out-of-this-world experience by collecting and analyzing data from a NASA satellite. Using NASA’s Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS), students observed new variable stars, which play a crucial role in understanding the universe. As part of a project in their modern astrophysics class, taught by Dr. Brad […]

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HPU Students Analyze Data from NASA Satellite

Earlier this semester, High Point University students in a modern astrophysics class taught by Dr. Brad Barlow, associate professor of astrophysics and director of the Culp Planetarium, met to analyze data from NASA’s Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS). HIGH POINT, N.C., May 5, 2020 – A group of High Point University students received an out-of-this-world […]

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HPU Professor and Students Create Online Planetarium and Classroom for Children

While local school children have frequently visited HPU’s Culp Planetarium throughout this academic year before the global pandemic, Barlow and his HPU students are now working to offer content online so children can continue to enjoy the Planetarium’s offerings. High Point University’s Dr. Brad Barlow has created an online classroom for students and community children […]

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HPU’s Cell-Art Collaborative Hosted Experiment Day for Local Students

High Point University biology students, like Nathan Grinalds (right), show local students how science and art can be integrated during Cell-Art Collaborative’s Experiment Day. HIGH POINT, N.C., Date, 2020 – High Point University’s Cell-Art Collaborative hosted its fifth annual Experiment Day, inviting students from the local community to explore the ways science and art can […]

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HPU Biology Research Suggests Dual Domain Pedagogy Can Promote Classroom Equity

Faculty members in HPU’s Department of Biology recently completed research on various classroom teaching methods to determine impacts on performance for underrepresented groups of students. Pictured top left to right are Dr. Dinene Crater, Dr. Y. Kevin Suh, Dr. Neil Coffield and Dr. Veronica Segarra. Pictured bottom left to right are Dr. Todd Lyda, Dr. […]

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HPU Students, Faculty and Staff Recognized for Research and Innovation

HIGH POINT, N.C., Feb. 24, 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 Counselor to Present at National Conference Dr. Brenden Hargett, clinical counselor in HPU’s Office of Counseling, was selected […]

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Wanek Family Donates Mentoring Sculpture to High Point University

Ron Wanek, chairman of Ashley Furniture, and his wife, Joyce, have generously given the “Mentoring – Year 2000” sculpture to High Point University which was installed in October outside of the Stout School of Education. HIGH POINT, N.C., Jan. 9, 2020 – Ron Wanek, chairman of Ashley Furniture, and his wife, Joyce, have generously given […]

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HPU Students and Faculty Recognized for Research and Innovation

HIGH POINT, N.C., Dec. 9, 2019 – 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 Faculty Research Findings Featured in Global Publication Dr. Brad Barlow, associate professor of astrophysics and director of the […]

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NASA Awards Research Grant to HPU Astrophysics Professor

HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 18, 2019 – High Point University’s Dr. Brad Barlow, associate professor of astrophysics and director of the Culp Planetarium, was recently awarded a research grant by NASA. Using data gathered during a research trip with HPU students to the Andes Mountains in Chile, Barlow submitted a proposal to NASA’s Transiting Exoplanet […]

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