Class of 2018 Profile: Lauren Wright Secures a Teaching Position in Italy

Name: Lauren Wright Hometown: Harrington Park, New Jersey Major: Wright will graduate on May 5 with a B.S.B.A. in International Business with a Focus in Italian and a minor in economics. Post-graduation plans: Wright will travel to Santeramo in Colle, Italy, where she will work as an English instructor at a private school teaching kids ages 5 […]

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Class of 2018 Profile: Kit D’Anthony Scores a Position at Mondelēz International

Name: Kit D’Anthony Hometown: Hilton Head Island, South Carolina Major: D’Anthony will graduate on May 5 with a B.S.B.A. in Business Administration and a minor in Marketing. Post-graduation plans: D’Anthony will begin her career at Mondelēz International as a sales associate in Savannah, Georgia. As a sales associate, she will establish and maintain rapport with key clients while […]

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Class of 2018 Profile: Criminal Justice Major Lands Career at EBI, Inc.

Name: Alexis Rendina Hometown: Hamilton, New Jersey Major: Rendina will graduate on May 5 with a B.S. in Psychology and a B.A. in Sociology. Post-graduation plans: Rendina will begin her career at Employment Background Investigations (EBI), Inc. as a Records Specialist Investigator. Her duties will include running criminal background checks for businesses as well as managing online criminal […]

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Class of 2018 Profile: John Onufer Heads to Graduate School

Name: John Onufer Hometown: North Haledon, New Jersey Major: Onufer will graduate on May 5 with a B.S.B.A. in Business Administration with a minor in Finance and Economics. Post-graduation plans: Onufer plans to pursue a master’s degree in finance at Babson College in Wellesley, Massachusetts. How HPU helped you get there: “The most positive impact were the experiential […]

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Class of 2018 Profile: Rachel Babinat Goes to First-Choice Law School

Name: Rachel Babinat Hometown: La Porte City, Iowa Major: Babinat will graduate on May 5 with a B.S.B.A. in Business Administration and B.A. in English Literature. Post-graduation plans: Babinat will attend law school at Marquette University in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. How HPU helped you get there: “High Point University has had an incredible impact on helping me to achieve my goals. Both […]

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Class of 2018 Profile: Psychology Major Pursues Master Degree

Name: Nia Page Hometown: Windermere, Florida Major: Page will graduate with a B.S. in Psychology, with a minor in Women’s and Gender Studies, on May 5. Post-graduation plans: Page plans to attend graduate school at Rollins College. She plans to earn a Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling. How HPU helped you get there: “High […]

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HPU’s Experiential Learning: Finding the ‘Real’ in Life

Talk to any student or any professor at HPU. The word “real” comes up often. For the past decade, HPU has made sure a quarter of everything taught has an experiential component because professors want their students to stretch themselves, work in the community and find out firsthand what real means. Students then discover that […]

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Class of 2018 Profile: Kyra Hennessey Lands Marketing Career with Dell

Name: Kyra Hennessey Hometown: Ashland, Massachusetts Major: Hennessey will graduate with a B.A. in Communication on May 5. Post-graduation plans: After an internship with Dell Technologies this past summer in the Global Communications Department on the Analyst Relations team, Hennessey was offered to continue her internship throughout her academic school year allowing her to work remotely a few hours […]

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Data Shows 96 Percent of HPU Graduates Are Employed or in Graduate School Within 6 Months

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 5, 2018 – High Point University seniors have positive news to celebrate. Data collected by HPU in accordance with the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) standards shows 96 percent of the Class of 2017 were employed or in graduate school within six months of graduation. This is an increase […]

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New Director Leads Career and Professional Development at HPU

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 21, 2018 – Dr. William (Bill) Gentry, a leadership expert who specializes in inspiring and preparing new leaders, has joined High Point University as director of Career and Professional Development. Gentry comes to HPU from the Center for Creative Leadership in Greensboro, a top-ranked global provider of executive education and leadership […]

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Class of 2018 Profile: Jessie Hall Recruits in NYC for Aerotek

Name: Jessie Hall Hometown: Verona, New Jersey  Major: Hall will graduate with a B.S.B.A. in Business Administration, with a minors in Sales and Marketing, on May 5. Post-graduation plans: Hall will join Aerotek as a recruiter in New York City. She will be recruiting and interviewing potential prospects to help connect them to their dream job in many […]

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Class of 2018: Dom Bellusci Earns Masters at Top Ranked Graduate School for Game Design

Name: Dom Bellusci Hometown: Calgary, Alberta  Major: Bellusci will graduate with a B.A. in Game and Interactive Media Design, on May 5. Post-graduation plans: Bellusci will attend Guildhall at Southern Methodist University, the number one graduate school for Game Design in the world according to the Princeton Review. He will earn his Master of Interactive Technology (MIT) […]

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Alumni Profile: Sowing Seeds of Growth

They’re former classmates, Amber Williamson and Sarah Belle Tate. They work together at the Business High Point Chamber of Commerce. Their offices are side by side, their desks are within steps of one another, and they meet weekly to brainstorm ways to promote the chamber’s 800 members. High Point is their adopted hometown. It’s also […]

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Class of 2018 Profile: Lauren Fitch to Attend Law School at University of Maryland

Name: Lauren Fitch Hometown: Baltimore, Maryland Major: Fitch will graduate with a B.A. in English with a writing concentration on May 5. Post-graduation plans: Fitch will attend the Francis King Carrey School of Law at the University of Maryland. How HPU helped you get there: “My teachers at HPU were great at inspiring me. They challenged me when […]

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Class of 2018 Profile: Mikaela Campbell Joins NBA Headquarters

Name: Mikaela Campbell Hometown: New Orleans, Louisiana Major: Campbell will graduate with a B.A. in Sport Management on May 5. Post-graduation plans: Campbell will join the National Basketball Association in NYC as part of the NBA Associate Program. This two-year program for recent college graduates will allow Campbell to experience different sectors of NBA headquarters. Associates rotate […]

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Class of 2018 Profile: Rosana Filingeri Joins Gartner

Name: Rosana Filingeri Hometown: Northport, New York Major: Filingeri will graduate with a B.S.B.A. in Marketing on May 5. Post-graduation plans: Filingeri will join Gartner in Fort Myers Florida as an account executive. She will be responsible for developing relationships with c-level and other senior executives. Filingeri will work with clients and prospects in a specified territory […]

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Class of 2018 Profile: Matthew Tetu Leads at General Electric

Name: Matthew Tetu Hometown: Iaconia, New Hampshire Major: Tetu will graduate with a B.S.B.A. in Business Administration, with a minor in Sales, on May 5. Post-graduation plans: Tetu will join General Electric through the Commercial Leadership Program. In his position, Tetu will take part in the CLP’s four rotations, locating in various places around the country. His […]

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Class of 2017 Profile: Matt Iczkowski Leads at 3D Printing Company

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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