Pursuing a Passion for Design

This story is featured in the upcoming Fall 2018 edition of the HPU Magazine. Discover below how HPU’s School of Art and Design prepares students for the real world through experiential learning opportunities. Imagine being mentored by professors with professional backgrounds and experiencing what it’s like to work in a field long before graduation. Imagine holding internships at […]

Read More

Academic and Professional Achievements

HIGH POINT, N.C., Jan. 17, 2019 – High Point University faculty, staff and students recently received the following academic and professional awards and recognitions. Graphic Design Student Featured in Creative Quarterly HPU senior Elisa Crane will be featured as a runner-up in Creative Quarterly 54. Creative Quarterly is an international journal that promotes the best […]

Read More

Creative Collaboration

This story is featured in the Fall 2018 edition of the HPU Magazine. Discover below one example of how HPU provides experiential learning opportunities to students. Employers look for college graduates with real-world experiences, and that is never hard to achieve at High Point University. Here, faculty and staff ensure all four years are filled with experiential […]

Read More

Students Study the Design of Disneyland

HPU art and design students traveled to Disneyland on their fall break for behind-the-scenes experiences to learn about the artists and designers who helped create Disney’s first theme park. HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 30, 2018 – Thirteen High Point University art and graphic design majors traveled to Disneyland for behind-the-scenes experiences to learn about the […]

Read More

HPU Students Help Industry Leaders at Furniture Market

HPU interior design student Maelee Arnold sorts through rugs at the Feizy Rug Showroom at this fall’s High Point Market. HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 12, 2018 – The High Point Market is busy with thousands of people from all over the world, including High Point University students. Among professionals in the furniture, sales and interior […]

Read More

HPU Announces Academic and Professional Achievements

HIGH POINT, N.C., Sept. 28, 2018 – High Point University faculty, staff and students recently received the following academic and professional awards and recognitions. Theatre Faculty, Student Perform in New York Members of the HPU Department of Theatre and Dance recently participated in the Broadway Bound Play Festival in New York City. Their play, “The […]

Read More

Meet The Deans 2018

Dr. Michael Oudshoorn Dean of the Webb School of Engineering Education: B.Sc. in Computer Science and Applied Mathematics; B.Sc. (Hons) in Computer Science; Ph.D. in Computer Science. All from the University of Adelaide, Australia. Accolades: Dr. Oudshoorn has more than 30 years of experience as an educator. His career began at the University of Adelaide, […]

Read More

Class of 2018 Outcomes: Victoria Cotnoir Commences Marketing and Design Career

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 senior from the […]

Read More

Internship Profile: Kaylee Kerr interns with Indiana Pacers

READ MORE INTERNSHIP PROFILES Name: Kaylee Kerr Hometown: Avon, Ohio Year: 2020 Major: electronic media production Internship: During her a community relations internship with the Indiana Pacers, Kerr is responsible for event preparation and management, donation request fulfillment, content design projects and data entry organization. She will assist with community programs such as reading events, exercise […]

Read More

HPU’s School of Art and Design: Creating Experiences Beyond the Classroom

This story is featured in the Spring 2018 edition of the HPU Magazine. Discover below how HPU’s school of Art and Design inspires students to explore ways they can apply their knowledge outside the classroom. Walking into Norton Hall, you will see students’ artwork on display around every corner. Photography, paintings and drawings of all sizes showcase […]

Read More

Class of 2018 Outcomes: Blair Thurman Begins Career in Communication

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 senior from the […]

Read More

Internship Outcomes: Carly Miller interns at Kendra Scott

READ MORE INTERNSHIP PROFILES Name: Carly Miller Hometown: Raymond, Maine Year: Rising senior Major: visual merchandising design Internship: Miller works as a visual merchandising intern with Kendra Scott in Austin, Texas. She collaborates with the visual merchandising team to create displays throughout the store and window displays that merchandise product as well as fit with […]

Read More

Class of 2018 Outcomes: Nordstrom Recruits Madeline Travell

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 senior from the […]

Read More

Class of 2018 Outcomes: Michaela Mucha Sets Her Sights on Walt Disney Career

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 senior from the […]

Read More

Internship Outcomes: Good Morning America Gives Ava Anderson Fashion Experience

READ MORE INTERNSHIP PROFILES Name: Ava Anderson Hometown: Washington, D.C. Year: Rising Junior Major: Communication with a concentration in Strategic Communication Internship: As a fashion intern at Good Morning America in New York City, Anderson works with the fashion experts and stylists for Robin Roberts and DiAndre Tristan. She assists with styling clients, buying trips […]

Read More

HPU Announces Academic and Professional Achievements

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 22, 2018 – High Point University faculty, staff and students recently received the following academic and professional awards and recognitions.   Recent Graduate Wins Society of Professional Journalists Award Evan Dupuis, a 2018 graduate, won the Mark of Excellence Award for online feature reporting at the Society of Professional Journalists Region […]

Read More