HPU Contributes 1,500 Hours to Community Service During MLK Day of Service

During High Point University’s annual MLK Day of Service, volunteers touched up the murals at Welborn Middle School. HIGH POINT, N.C., Jan. 20, 2020 – In honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, High Point University faculty, staff, students and community members participated in 46 service projects today, totaling 1,500 hours of community service throughout […]

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HPU’s Annual MLK Day Worship Service Focuses on ‘Continuing the Work’

Dr. Nido Qubein, High Point University President, welcomed community members, students, faculty and staff to HPU’s annual Martin Luther King Jr. Worship Service.  HIGH POINT, N.C., Jan. 20, 2020 – Continuing to do the work of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was the focus of High Point University’s annual chapel service that honors King, held […]

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Greek Organizations Give Back

This story is featured in the Fall 2019 edition of the HPU Magazine. Discover below how HPU’s Greek Life Organizations represent local and national philanthropies on campus. High Point University’s philanthropic spirit is embodied by the students, faculty and staff of the university. Greek Life organizations are no exception. Fraternities and sororities support and actively […]

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HPU to Host MLK Day of Service

During last year’s MLK Day of Service, High Point University student Macketta Johns (center) painted Dorothy Mainhood’s (left) and Kathy Spainhour’s (right) fingernails at Piedmont Christian Home. HIGH POINT, N.C., Jan. 8, 2020 – In honor of Martin Luther King Day, community members can sign up to participate in 28 service projects organized by High […]

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This Holiday Season, HPU Family Gives Back Through Various Initiatives

High Point University students raised more than $17,500 for the Salvation Army’s Angel Tree Program. HIGH POINT, N.C., Dec. 23, 2019 – Throughout the months of November and December, High Point University students, faculty and staff hosted programs to benefit the local community and beyond. These efforts are part of the 110,000 hours of service […]

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HPU News | Community Christmas 2019

HPU’s ninth annual Community Christmas celebration attracted families from across the Triad and beyond for two nights of festivities on the High Point University campus. Thousands of guests enjoyed live performances, decorations, visits with Santa Claus, a life-size Nativity, Polar Express train rides and so much more. Save the date for next year’s event, Dec. […]

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HPU Students Connect with Senior Citizens Through Poetry

High Point University’s LifeLines program provided poetry readings and Christmas carols to residents of Pennybyrn Retirement Community on Dec. 6.  HIGH POINT, N.C., Dec. 10, 2019 – Pennybyrn Retirement Community was full of poems and laughter on Dec. 6. Through High Point University’s LifeLines program, students provided poetry readings, interactive performances of poems and stories […]

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HPU Students Stuff Stockings to Support the Annual Salvation Army Campaign

High Point University students stuffed 750 stockings for the Salvation Army’s annual Stuff a Stocking Campaign. HIGH POINT, N.C., Dec. 4, 2019 – On Dec. 3, High Point University students gathered to make a difference for children in the local community by stuffing 750 stockings for the Salvation Army’s annual Stuff a Stocking Campaign. “This […]

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HPU Hosts Christmas Special Populations Dance for Community Members

High Point University’s Student Council for Exceptional Children hosted its annual Christmas Special Populations Dance for individuals with disabilities on Dec. 3. HIGH POINT, N.C., Dec. 4, 2019 – Santa Claus came early to see some community members at this year’s Christmas Special Populations Dance for individuals with disabilities on Dec. 3. The annual dance […]

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