HPU Announces Academic and Professional Achievements

HIGH POINT, N.C., Jan. 16, 2018 –  High Point University faculty, staff and students recently received the following academic and professional awards and recognitions.   Athletic Training Student Selected for National Committee   Nicholas Saul, a first-year student in the Master of Science in Athletic Training program, is one of 10 members selected for the […]

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HPU Student Honored for Community Service

HIGH POINT, N.C., Jan. 11, 2018 –High Point University student Danasia Eubanks has been 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. Eubanks is a recipient of the network’s Community Impact Award, which honors one student leader at […]

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Parent Perspective: What Future Parents Need to Know

This story is featured in the Fall 2017 edition of the HPU Magazine. Discover below why parents support HPU and the impact the university has on their children.  HPU’s tremendous growth over the last decade has been fueled by continued advocacy from parents. Below, current parents share insight on how the university helped their students transform into […]

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Nido R. Qubein School of Communication Provides Real-World Preparation for Real-World Success

This story is featured in the Fall 2017 edition of the HPU Magazine. Discover below how HPU’s Nido R. Qubein School of Communication provides experiential learning opportunities. Hayden Bardorf sat among fellow interns at the NBA headquarters in New York City. Adam Silver, NBA commissioner, address ed the group, speaking of the latest developments and initiatives the league […]

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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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A Place to Call Home: HPU Design Students Improve Women’s Shelter

 Pictured above starting from the left professor Cathy Nowicky, Lauren Yoder, Maureen Coleman and Dana Bentley. The kitchen walls were painted a 1950’s mint green. The living room’s dusty maroon and gold colors didn’t help. Now these spaces resemble something from a magazine. In November, three interior design students led by professor Cathy Nowicki gave […]

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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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HPU Announces Academic and Professional Achievements

HIGH POINT, N.C., Dec. 13, 2017 – High Point University students, faculty and staff recently received the following academic and professional awards and recognitions. Physician Assistant Student Awarded NCAPA Scholarship Sarah Gordon, a second-year physician assistant student at High Point University, was recently awarded the North Carolina Association of Physician Assistants (NCAPA) Endowment Scholarship. This […]

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October Extraordinary Leader: A Future Lawyer, A Born Leader

Open Lyndsey Clos’ day planner, and it’s like a rainbow, awash in color. She uses purple ink for classes, blue for meetings, red for something really important and green for anything dealing with student government. She is busy, this junior from Burlington, Vermont. She’s vice president of the Student Government Association, and she juggles many […]

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‘The GPS Girl’ Karen Jacobsen Joins HPU as Global Artist in Residence

HIGH POINT, N.C., Dec. 5, 2017 – Karen Jacobsen, known as “The GPS Girl” and the most downloadable voice in the world, is High Point University’s newest Global Artist in Residence. Through an ongoing partnership, Jacobsen will connect with HPU students and faculty for experiential learning opportunities. A native of Mackay, Australia, Jacobsen is well […]

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HPU Pursues More Health Care and Science Programs

Studies are underway for optometry, nursing and occupational therapy. HIGH POINT, N.C., Dec. 4, 2017 – After receiving thousands of applications and a high volume of strong candidates for new graduate health care programs, High Point University President Nido Qubein has assembled a team to accelerate the consideration and research phase for additional health-related programs. […]

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Relevant Experience: A Conversation with Dr. Stephanie Crofton

This story is featured in the Fall 2017 edition of the HPU Magazine. Discover below how HPU offers students a path to the real world through experiential learning opportunities. The circular lobby inside Cottrell Hall is what Dr. Stephanie Crofton, vice president for experiential learning and career development, calls the nexus of experiential learning. Students can stand in the […]

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Compressing Time and Expanding Experiences for Students

This story is featured in the Fall 2017 edition of the HPU Magazine. Discover below how HPU’s educational model has a mission to help students begin their professional careers as soon as they arrive on campus. Emily De Lena was a student when she stood in front of Netflix co-founder Marc Randolph, who is now HPU’s Entrepreneur in Residence. […]

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Studying Under the Tuscan Sun

This story is featured in the Fall 2017 edition of the HPU Magazine. Discover below how HPU’s study abroad opportunities provide students with valuable experiences. It was noon on a hot August day when I landed at Florence’s little airport. In the distance, I saw the Tuscan hillside and its rolling landscape and vineyards. The bright Italian sun […]

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