Student Helps Produce Live Episodes of ‘The Late Show with Stephen Colbert’

HIGH POINT, N.C., July 29, 2016 – High Point University senior Emily Anderson has a front row seat to her future at her summer internship with the “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert.” Her past two weeks with the show have confirmed her decision to pursue a career in live television as she’s helped produce […]

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Junior Interns at Discovery Communications

HIGH POINT, N.C., July 28, 2016 – High Point University rising junior Nico Salmon is practicing his sales skills this summer at Discovery Communications, a global mass media and entertainment company. The Miami native creates client presentations, analyzes ratings, reports on trends, develops marketing plans, executes inventory management and analysis, and monitors performance indicators for […]

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Senior Hones Business Skills as Old Dominion Intern

HIGH POINT, N.C., July 27, 2016 – High Point University rising senior James Ensor wanted an internship with a major company that would enhance his business skills. He found that close to HPU’s campus at Old Dominion Freight Line when the company selected him as a pricing and costing analyst intern for the summer. Ensor, […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Meg Rice Teaches at Montlieu

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 Profile: Leigh Thomas Styles for Ralph Lauren on Fifth Avenue

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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NY Mets Select Senior as Player Relations Intern

HIGH POINT, N.C., July 25, 2016 – High Point University senior Cameron Scott’s internship has landed him in the big leagues this summer working with the New York Mets. The communication major from Queens, New York, is a player relations intern for the team, coordinating activities involving media and community relations. This involves daily interaction […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Sarah Carr Oversees Residents 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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Class of 2016 Profile: Emily Beilman Selected for Management Development Program

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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Senior Conducts Research at Smithsonian Natural History Museum

HIGH POINT, N.C., July 21, 2016 – High Point University biology major Elizabeth Reardon is studying the DNA of different bird species this summer as she interns at the Smithsonian Institution National Museum of Natural History in Washington, D.C. Reardon, a rising senior from East Sandwich, Massachusetts, is part of a 10-week program for undergraduates called the […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Casey Dowd Commences Career in HR

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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Student Interns at Vanderbilt Mortgage and Finance

HIGH POINT, N.C., July 19, 2016 – High Point University rising senior Caleb Waltersdorf is learning the ins and outs of the business world through his internship at Vanderbilt Mortgage and Finance this summer. Within the Bankruptcy Department, his job responsibilities include managing accounts, communicating with customers and setting up payment plans. “I am the […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Jacqueline Reilly Develops Business for Wayfair

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 Profile: Rianna Riveros Sets Her Sights on Counseling

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 Profile: Alicia Wingate Continues HPU Education

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 Profile: Amanda Schrimpf Turns Internship Into 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 […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Tyler Lee Designs in The Big Apple

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 Profile: Anne Davey Takes on 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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Class of 2016 Profile: Lauren Rubenstein Attends Grad 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 […]

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Kate Spade & Company Selects Senior for Summer Internship

HIGH POINT, N.C., July 11, 2016 – High Point University rising senior Meredith Matsakis is working closely with Kate Spade & Company’s visual merchandising team during her summer internship with the popular designer brand. The Asheville native and visual merchandising major is gaining valuable experience for her future while creating and implementing merchandising strategies for […]

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6 Tips to Maximize Your Internship Experience

There’s no way around it: Employers want to hire candidates who bring with them related, substantive experience. A summer internship is a three-month job interview. It is as much an opportunity for the company to evaluate college-level talent, as it is for you to evaluate potential employers and career tracks. If you’ve landed a rich summer […]

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