Students Immersed in Spanish Culture During ‘Maymester’

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 2, 2016 – High Point University students studying Spanish are learning about Spain first-hand as they travel to cities throughout the country as a part of the “Spanish Culture: Past and Present Maymester” course. The students visited cities such as Madrid, Sevilla, Granada, Córdoba and Cádiz as well as monuments such […]

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Students Explore Europe During Global Business ‘Maymester’

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 26, 2016 – High Point University students embarked on a journey to London, Luxembourg, Amsterdam and Berlin as a part of their “Global Business Maymester” course. The students explored key developments in the world regarding the globalization of people, markets and firms. They enhanced their ability to assess the geopolitical and […]

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Students Photograph Paris During ‘Maymester’ Trip

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 24, 2016 – High Point University students had the opportunity to photograph one of the world’s most exquisite cities during their “Maymester” trip to Paris, France. The course titled, “Revolution in Paris: Art at the Turn of Two Centuries,” taught students to find a new way of photographing the city while […]

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Students Explore Literary History During Scotland ‘Maymester’

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 23, 2016 – High Point University students had the opportunity to study abroad in Scotland as a part of their “Maymester” literature course by touring historically and culturally significant sites within Scotland. The class visited sites such as Edinburgh, Abbotsford, Ashton Lane Glasgow, Peebles, Melrose, Alloway and Dumfries, to name a […]

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Class of 2016 Outcomes: Nick Pierle Begins Journey to Music Conductor

With another successful commencement behind us, recent High Point University graduates are 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 extraordinary […]

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Class of 2016 Outcomes: Courtney Sullivan Lands Job in Raleigh

With another successful commencement behind us, recent High Point University graduates are 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 extraordinary […]

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Interior Design and Visual Merchandising Students Earn International Certificates

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 19, 2016 – High Point University interior design and visual merchandising students are studying abroad at Lorenzo de Medici (LdM) International Institute in Florence this semester earning international certificates. LdM brings students from all over the world and provides them with an international learning experience where students develop their creativity. “I […]

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Class of 2016 Outcomes: Lynde Pepper Chases Interior Design Dreams

With Commencement just around the corner, High Point University seniors are 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 extraordinary senior from the Class […]

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Class of 2016 Outcomes: Hunter D’Abundo Works Toward Doctorate

With Commencement just around the corner, High Point University seniors are 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 extraordinary senior from the Class […]

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Class of 2016 Outcomes: Leah Vitrano Launches Interior Design Career

With Commencement just around the corner, High Point University seniors are 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 extraordinary senior from the Class […]

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Wanderlust 101

This story is featured in the Winter 2016 edition of the HPU Magazine. Discover below how HPU’s growing study abroad program continues to create life-changing, impactful and relevant experiences for students.   One candle. A German flag. Armed guards lining the streets. A silent protest under the night sky. That’s what Heidi Fischer remembers from 1989. She was […]

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Framing Life with Significance

Daniel Miller, a 1998 graduate of HPU, is an Emmy Award-winning journalist in Boston for Fox 25. He is featured on the cover of the new Winter 2016 magazine, headed to a mailbox near you. Miller’s essay below shows how he lives a life of success and significance both on and off camera — something High Point University […]

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Sign Up Today for 2016 Maymesters

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You may not be making plans for May 2016 yet, but students at High Point University are! HPU’s Office of Study Abroad is pleased to offer 13 Global Experience programs to 15 countries on six continents for undergraduate students in the New Year. These programs are short-term, faculty-led study abroad or study America courses, often referred […]

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Inspiring Artwork Depicts the HPU Experience

HPU commissioned Los Angeles-based graphic design artist Paul Rogers to produce a series of prints inspired by the university’s mission to prepare students for the world as it is going to be. These posters not only help graphically define the HPU experience, but they also highlight many of the unique elements and programs that are housed […]

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5 People You Need to Know on Campus: Sophomore Edition

You’ve learned to navigate campus – now it’s time to dig deeper at High Point University. Join campus organizations and professional associations that will connect you with students who have similar interests. Research campus employment opportunities. Begin your search for internships. Explore your study abroad options. Volunteer your time and help others in need. To […]

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Class of 2015 Outcomes: Teressa Trotta Works in DC

With another successful commencement behind us, recent High Point University graduates are 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 extraordinary […]

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