Meet the Deans 2019

  Dr. Angela Bauer Dean of the Wanek School of Natural Sciences Education: B.A. in psychology and neuroscience from Lawrence University in Wisconsin; a Ph.D. in neuroscience from Northwestern University. Accolades: Dr. Bauer has been part of the HPU family since 2013. She joined as chair of the Department of Biology and has taught courses […]

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Three HPU Faculty Members Receive Standout Awards at Opening Convocation

HIGH POINT, N.C., Aug. 30, 2019 – Three special awards were given to High Point University faculty members at the Convocation Ceremony on Aug. 18. HPU President Dr. Nido Qubein commissioned the establishment of the three faculty awards: Extraordinary Leadership Award, Innovation and Creativity Teaching Award and Spirit of High Point University Award. The provost […]

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HPU Announces Academic and Professional Achievements

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 26, 2019 – High Point University faculty and students recently received the following academic and professional awards and recognition. HPU Junior Wins Gilman Scholarship Avery Moon, a rising senior international relations and sociology/anthropology major, received a Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship to help fund her summer study abroad trip to Ukraine, […]

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Students and Faculty Recognized for Research and Innovation

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 22, 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 research initiatives from the past month. HPU Student Receives Innovation Achievement Award Christian Porter, a rising sophomore and entrepreneurship major at HPU, […]

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Community Partners Host Free Medicine Giveaway

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 4, 2019 – NC MedAssist, High Point University’s Fred Wilson School of Pharmacy, the city of High Point, United Way of Greater High Point and High Point Seventh-Day Adventist Church all came together today to provide the community with free over-the-counter medicine and health screenings. The event was held in the […]

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Dr. Brett Woods: Preparing for Health Professions

This story is featured in the Fall 2018 edition of the HPU Magazine. Discover below how HPU mentor Dr. Brett Woods guides students striving to become medical practitioners.  One of High Point University’s fastest growing populations is undergraduate science students preparing for professional health careers. Beginning their freshman year, these students chart a vigorous course to gain acceptance […]

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Academic and Professional Achievements

HIGH POINT, N.C., Feb. 21, 2019 – High Point University faculty, staff and students recently received the following academic and professional awards and recognitions. HPU Senior Named Semifinalist for Critical Language Scholarship Kendal Karstens, a senior international relations major at HPU, has been named a semifinalist in the Critical Language Scholarship competition. The program is […]

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Pharmacy Students Honored by North Carolina Insurance Commissioner Mike Causey

Students Helped Save Medicare Recipients More Than $47,000 Across the Triad. HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 26, 2018 – High Point University’s Fred Wilson School of Pharmacy students were recognized for saving clients more than $47,000 on their Part D Medicare plans as Seniors’ Health Insurance Information Program (SHIIP) counselors. North Carolina’s Department of Insurance Commissioner […]

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Pharmacy Students Assist State’s SHIIP Program

Some HPU pharmacy students are certified Seniors’ Health Insurance Information Program (SHIIP) counselors who help seniors find cost saving Medicare plans during Medicare Open Enrollment. HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 30, 2018 – High Point University Fred Wilson School of Pharmacy students are out in the community helping Medicare recipients save money on their plans through […]

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