Dr. Brett Woods: Preparing for Health Professions

This story is featured in the Fall 2018 edition of the HPU Magazine. Discover below how mentors at HPU provide students with the help they need to reach their goals. Dr. Brett Woods guides students striving to become medical practitioners.  One of High Point University’s fastest growing populations is undergraduate science students preparing for professional health careers. Beginning […]

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Hayworth Gift Supports Renovations to HPU’s Chapel

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 7, 2019 – David Hayworth, a longtime friend and supporter of High Point University, has donated $500,000 through two family foundations for the renovation of the Charles E. Hayworth Sr. Memorial Chapel on campus. The chapel will receive a full remodeling with upgrades and enhancements to flooring, seating, painting, lighting and […]

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HPU Supports Bennett College With $1 Million Gift

HIGH POINT, N.C., Feb. 1, 2019 – Today, High Point University contributed $1 million to Bennett College to support Bennett and rally others to help the college reach their $5 million fundraising goal. The announcement, made by HPU President Nido Qubein in HPU’s Charles E. Hayworth Memorial Chapel, challenges supporters to meet the campaign’s total […]

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HPU Leadership Fellows Program Named in Honor of the Siegfried Family

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 14, 2019 – A High Point University family has generously established a $1.5 million endowment to support the newly created Siegfried Leadership Fellows Program. The endowment was established by Rob L. and Kathleen M. Siegfried of Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania, and the Siegfried Group, LLP of Wilmington, Delaware. The Siegfried’s son, Rob, […]

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Culp Family Establishes Endowed Scholarship

HIGH POINT, N.C., Jan. 21, 2019 – Dr. Harry “Frosty” and Catharine Wilson Culp, longtime residents of High Point and members of the High Point University family, have generously established a scholarship. The Harry R. and Catharine W. Culp Endowed Scholarship will be given to students pursuing a career in the field of medicine, with […]

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HPU Student Honored for Community Service

HIGH POINT, N.C., Jan. 17, 2019 – High Point University senior Evan Campbell was recognized for outstanding leadership and service by North Carolina Campus Compact, a statewide network of colleges and universities with a shared commitment to civic engagement. Campbell, a business administration major from Apex, is one of 18 students selected for the Community […]

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HPU to Host MLK Day of Service

HIGH POINT, N.C., Jan. 14, 2019 – In honor of Martin Luther King Day, community members can sign up to participate in 35 service projects organized by High Point University that will take place throughout the city on Jan. 21. Community members are invited to join HPU students and faculty and can sign up to […]

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HPU Raises $247,500 for the United Way Campaign

HPU President Nido Qubein presented the United Way of Greater High Point with a $245,000 check at the men’s basketball game on Jan. 9. Pictured from left to right are Bobby Smith, UWGHP president; the Rev. Frank Thomas, chair; HPU President Nido Qubein; and Joe Barnes, UWGHP campaign division director. HIGH POINT, N.C., Jan. 11, […]

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