Why the Entrepreneurial Spirit Matters in Research

This story is featured in the Spring 2018 edition of the HPU Magazine. Discover why the entrepreneurial spirit matters in research in this essay written by Dr. Mary Jayne Kennedy, Chair of the Department of Clinical Sciences in the Fred Wilson School of Pharmacy at HPU. Four million babies are born every year in the United States, and […]

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Internship Profile: Eva Greengrove Researches at Duke University

READ MORE INTERNSHIP PROFILES Name: Eva Greengrove Hometown: Raleigh, NC Year: Rising Senior Major: Psychology and Biology Internship: As a research intern at the Nicholas School of Environment at Duke University, Greengrove works with The Superfund Center, a program under the EPA to clean up hazardous waste sites. This center has hundreds of research sites […]

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Netflix Co-Founder Marc Randolph Returns to Campus to Mentor Students

Netflix Co-Founder Marc Randolph participates in an interactive Q&A session led by students and moderated by High Point University President Dr. Nido Qubein. HIGH POINT, N.C., April 23, 2018 – High Point University students spent today with Netflix Co-Founder Marc Randolph, HPU’s Entrepreneur in Residence, as he returned to campus to mentor students. During an […]

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HPU Faculty Recognized for Research and Innovation

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HIGH POINT, N.C., Feb. 8, 2018 – 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.   Pharmacy Faculty Awarded Grant for Diabetes Research Two pharmacy professors at HPU are recipients of […]

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HPU Pharmacy Researcher Combats Opioid Crisis

Dr. Scott Hemby, Chair of Basic Pharmaceutical Sciences in the Fred Wilson School of Pharmacy, is researching properties in plants to find an alternative for addictive pain killers. CLICK HERE if you’re interested in learning from leading researchers in the Fred Wilson School of Pharmacy.    

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HPU Pharmacy’s Dr. Joy Greene Talks Flu Medication

As the worst flu season in a decade nears its peak, Dr. Joy Greene, High Point University pharmacy professor, addresses the difference between generic and brand name Tamiflu amidst medication shortages. CLICK HERE if you’re interested in learning from leading researchers in the Fred Wilson School of Pharmacy.    

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HPU Pursues More Health Care and Science Programs

Studies are underway for optometry, nursing and occupational therapy. HIGH POINT, N.C., Dec. 4, 2017 – After receiving thousands of applications and a high volume of strong candidates for new graduate health care programs, High Point University President Nido Qubein has assembled a team to accelerate the consideration and research phase for additional health-related programs. […]

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HPU Announces Academic and Professional Achievements

HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 16, 2017 – High Point University students, faculty and staff recently received the following academic and professional awards and recognitions: Director of Vocal Studies to Perform ‘The Polar Express’ with NC Symphony Dr. Scott MacLeod, director of vocal studies at HPU, was selected to be a narrator and soloist for “The […]

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HPU Hosts Congdon Hall Community Open House

HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 27, 2017 – Hundreds of High Point community members attended Thursday night’s High Point University Community Open House for the newly constructed Congdon Hall.   The event was free and open to the public and provided community members with a special look inside of the state-of-the-art facility, complete with presentations and […]

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Insider’s Look at the New Congdon Hall

Innovation is woven throughout High Point University’s DNA. Congdon Hall is a reflection of that. At $120 million total, these programs and this facility reflect the single largest investment in HPU’s history. Students have already begun to study in the state of the art laboratories. Graduate students preparing to become pharmacists, physician assistants and physical […]

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HPU Officially Opens Congdon Hall

At $120 Million, the facility and graduate programs housed inside are HPU’s single largest investment in history. HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 20, 2017 – Congdon Hall is a 220,000-square-foot, state-of-the art health care education facility that shines from floor to ceiling when you step inside. Two academic schools, the Congdon School of Health Sciences and the […]

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Growing Graduate Programs Bring New Students to Campus

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 26, 2017 – Graduate programs in the Congdon School of Health Sciences are flourishing on the High Point University campus this summer as the first-ever physical therapy doctoral students join campus, a new 3+2 master’s degree in athletic training welcomes its first class, and the physician assistant master’s program welcomes its […]

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