HPU’s Stout School of Education Welcomes Children for Book Buddy Celebration

HPU junior Taylor Keys crafts an ornament with Star, a student from Montlieu Academy who she’s been tutoring since September. HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 15, 2018 – High Point University’s Stout School of Education lobby was filled with more than 40 students from Montlieu Academy and Fairview Elementary School on Nov. 14 for the culmination […]

Read More
Watch Video

Norelli Family Generously Donates $1 Million to HPU’s Study Abroad Programs

The Norelli family joined HPU President Nido Qubein for a ribbon cutting at the Norelli Global Education Suite in HPU’s Cottrell Hall. The Norellis generously established a $1 million endowment to support the growing number of study abroad programs at HPU. Pictured from left to right are HPU President Nido Qubein, Andrew Norelli, Joe Norelli, […]

Read More

HPU Sorority Raises Support for Breast Cancer Education and Awareness

HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 12, 2018 – High Point University’s Delta Gamma chapter of Zeta Tau Alpha spent the month of October raising funds and support for its philanthropy, breast education and awareness. The ladies recognized National Breast Cancer Awareness Month by holding their annual Think Pink Week. Throughout the week they hosted a different […]

Read More
Watch Video

HPU’s Annual Veterans Day Celebration Welcomes 1,000 Guests

Dr. Nido Qubein, High Point University president, speaks to more than 1,000 attendees during HPU’s Annual Veterans Day Celebration, reminding the crowd to never forget the sacrifices made by veterans. HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 9, 2018 – Their hats said, “Army,” “Navy,” “World War II” and “Vietnam.” Their uniforms had Marine, Air Force and Coastguard […]

Read More

‘Acatoberfest’ Concert Supports Greater High Point Food Alliance

HPU’s annual “Acatoberfest” was held on Oct. 26 to benefit the Greater High Point Food Alliance. The university’s three a cappella vocal groups hosted the concert and collected nonperishable food items. HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 30, 2018 – The spooky songs and costumes were all for a good cause at the annual High Point University […]

Read More

Pharmacy Students Assist State’s SHIIP Program

Some HPU pharmacy students are certified Seniors’ Health Insurance Information Program (SHIIP) counselors who help seniors find cost saving Medicare plans during Medicare Open Enrollment. HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 30, 2018 – High Point University Fred Wilson School of Pharmacy students are out in the community helping Medicare recipients save money on their plans through […]

Read More

HPU Students Participated in Send Silence Packing Event

More than 1,000 backpacks were spread across HPU’s Cottrell Amphitheatre for the Send Silence Packing event. The event is organized by Active Minds, a national nonprofit that partnered with HPU’s Counseling Services. HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 24, 2018 – High Point University’s Counseling Services and students partnered with Active Minds for the Send Silence Packing […]

Read More

HPU Students Host Special Pops Halloween Dance for Community Members

HPU’s Student Council for Exceptional Children partners with the city of High Point’s Parks and Recreation department each year to host the Halloween Special Populations Dance for people with disabilities. HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 24, 2018 – There were tricks and treats at this year’s Special Populations Halloween Dance at Morehead Recreation Center. The event […]

Read More

HPU Students Compete in Statewide Hunger Relief Campaign

HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 18, 2018 – Students at High Point University are partnering up with Food Lion Feeds, N.C. Campus Compact and other colleges and universities across the state to raise support for hunger relief. Through the Collegiate Challenge, they are also competing to win up to $20,000 to further their efforts toward alleviating […]

Read More
Watch Video

HPU’s Civitan Club Collects Items for Those Affected by Hurricane Florence

HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 3, 2018 – High Point University’s Civitan Club was busy packing hygiene kits on Oct. 1 for those affected by Hurricane Florence. The toiletry items and cleaning supplies were donated to HPU by Sunnybrook Church in Bristol, Tennessee, and at this year’s CROP Hunger Walk where HPU students volunteered. Members of […]

Read More

HPU Students Donate Books to Area Schools

HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 2, 2018 – High Point University’s Class of 2022 began donating more than 1,000 books to area elementary schools today. Through HPU’s Common Experience program, which includes a common read, new students were invited to share their favorite book with a local child by donating a copy when they arrived to campus […]

Read More
Watch Video

HPU’s Sigma Nu Donates $13,000 to American Heart Association

HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 1, 2018 – A High Point University fraternity has given back to a local nonprofit after a personal experience. HPU’s Sigma Nu raised $13,000 through their annual car show. Every year the fraternity decides on a charity that the event’s proceeds will support. This year, the fraternity supported the American Heart […]

Read More