HPU Announces Academic and Professional Achievements

HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 22, 2019 – High Point University faculty and students recently received the following academic and professional awards and recognitions. HPU Chief Director of Security and Transportation Recognized with National Award Jeff Karpovich, chief director of security and transportation, was recently recognized among Security magazine’s “2019 Most Influential People in Security.” Karpovich […]

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Internship Profile: Lexi Vitale Provides Performance Programming at Novant Health

  READ MORE INTERNSHIP PROFILES Name: Lexi Vitale Hometown: Auburn, New York Year: Class of 2021 Major: Exercise science  Internship: Vitale spent the summer with Novant Health Powered by EXOS as a performance specialist. In this position, she shadowed, observed and participated in the performance programming and services offered to the athlete clientele, ranging from […]

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Internship Profile: Brooke Smith Confirms her Career Choice with Children’s Hospital Colorado

  READ MORE INTERNSHIP PROFILES Name: Brooke Smith Hometown: Evergreen, Colorado Year: Class of 2021 Major: Biology with a minor in exercise science Internship: Smith served as the musculoskeletal research center intern for Children’s Hospital Colorado, working alongside orthopedic surgeons to conduct clinical research and write a scientific manuscript. How HPU helped you get there: […]

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Class of 2019: Emily Casper Nurtures an Interest in Nursing

With another successful commencement behind us, High Point University seniors have kicked-off 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 2019 Outcomes: Hanna Callahan Coordinates with Corporate Fitness Works

With another successful Commencement behind us, recent High Point University graduates have kicked-off 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 […]

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Class of 2019 Profiles: Courtney Morris Does Business with Borland Groover

With another successful Commencement behind us, recent High Point University graduates have kicked-off 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 […]

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Class of 2019 Outcomes: Kenzie Kulina Takes on Occupational Therapy

With another successful Commencement behind us, recent High Point University graduates have kicked-off 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 […]

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Class of 2019 Outcomes: Elisabeth Holt Pursues a Ph.D.

With another successful commencement behind us, High Point University seniors have kicked-off 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 2019 Profiles: Carter Lohman Consults with Customers for Coverall

With another successful commencement behind us, High Point University seniors have kicked-off 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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Exercise Science Students Research Altitude Exposure in Nepal During ‘Maymester’

  HIGH POINT, N.C., June 12, 2019 – High Point University exercise science students climbed the mountains of Nepal during their recent “Maymester” trip to study their physiological responses to high altitude exposure.   During a 14-day trek, the group traveled from Kathmandu to Pokhara in the Annapurna region of Nepal. They hiked to sites […]

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Class of 2019 Outcomes: Jillian O’Connell Pursues Doctorate in Connecticut

With another successful Commencement behind us, recent High Point University graduates are kicking off 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 […]

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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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Class of 2019 Outcomes: Wesley Whan Pursues Masters at Notre Dame

With another successful Commencement behind us, recent High Point University graduates are kicking off 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 […]

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HPU Welcomes High School Students for National Biomechanics Day Celebration

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 10, 2019 – Nearly 100 students from Southwest Guilford High School and Greensboro Day School took part in a National Biomechanics Day celebration, hosted by High Point University’s Departments of Physical Therapy, Exercise Science and Athletic Training. The event engaged visiting students in the cutting-edge technology and research that takes place […]

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Class of 2019 Outcomes: Nico Nigro Studies Health Administration at Cornell

With commencement just around the corner, recent 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 extraordinary senior from […]

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‘Burn The Syllabus’ An Essay by Dr. Dan Tarara

This story is featured in the Fall 2018 edition of the HPU Magazine. Discover below how HPU Professor Dan Tarara encourages students to succeed by adapting life skills. Adaptability. Resiliency. I think about those words when that small silver box pops up on my iPhone’s screen, telling me it’s time to update my iOS software. Do I […]

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December Extraordinary Leader: The Researcher Who Overcame

When it comes to the human body, Elisabeth Holt sees it as “super cool.” She’s researched it, written about it and presented her findings in front of well-educated strangers at three separate conferences. Meanwhile, she has been the coordinator for two projects at the Human Biomechanics and Physiology Lab at High Point University. That is […]

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Class of 2019 Outcomes: Emily Lyon Gains Acceptance to Medical School

Though commencement behind is months away, recent High Point University seniors 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 extraordinary senior from […]

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Class of 2018 Outcomes: Samantha Gajoch Attends Nursing School

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 […]

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