Class of 2014 Profile: Christian Weigandt Marks His Career Start with MathWorks

With a successful 2014 Commencement Ceremony 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 graduate […]

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Class of 2014 Profile: Brenn Bolding Certifies Her Future in Athletic Training

With a successful 2014 Commencement Ceremony 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 graduate […]

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HPU Professor of Philosophy Awarded Grant to Develop New First-Year Seminar on Conscience

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 5, 2014 – Dr. Amy MacArthur, assistant professor of philosophy at High Point University, was recently awarded a $22,000 grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities under the Enduring Questions program. MacArthur, who was awarded the maximum amount for an individual, will use the grant to research and develop a […]

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English Professor Publishes Essay on Alfred Hitchcock

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 2, 2014 – Dr. Matthew Carlson, assistant professor of English at High Point University, published an essay, titled “Conrad’s The Secret Agent, Hitchcock’s Sabotage, and the Inspiration of ‘Public Uneasiness,’” in a new book, “Hitchcock and Adaptation: On the Page and Screen.” The book, edited by Mark Osteen and published by […]

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Class of 2014 Profile: Tyler Steelman Pursues the Path to Public Service

With a successful 2014 Commencement Ceremony 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 graduate […]

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Class of 2014 Profile: Stephanie Schwartz Secures Corporate Marketing Career

With a successful 2014 Commencement Ceremony 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 […]

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Senior Tells the Story of Cancer Survivors at Susan G. Komen Internship

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 2, 2014 – Chelsie Skroback, a senior at High Point University, had the opportunity to document the story of everyday heroes through an internship with the Susan G. Komen Foundation, Northwest N.C. office, in Winston-Salem this semester. Skroback served as the communications intern where she interviewed breast cancer survivors and shared […]

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Class of 2014 Profile: Ashley Prindle Takes on Law School

With a successful 2014 Commencement Ceremony 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 […]

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Students Win First Place at Conference with Presentation on Health and Fitness Apps

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 1, 2014 – A team of HPU communication students recently won first place for their original research presentation on the use of health and fitness smartphone apps at the April meeting of the Eastern Communication Conference. Sarah Horton, Amanda King and Meg Stookey made their debut research presentation, “Behavioral Change and […]

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Class of 2014 Profile: Andrew Brooks Constructs New Business

With a successful 2014 Commencement Ceremony 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 […]

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Class of 2014 Profile: Nida Ahmed Pursues Master’s in Belgium

With a successful 2014 Commencement Ceremony 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 […]

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Alumni Profile: Exceeding Excellence

READ MORE ALUMNI SUCCESS STORIES High Point University has more than 300 proud alumni who are working as teachers or administrators in local schools. Each day, they extend the excellence that HPU instilled in them to thousands of future leaders in the Piedmont Triad. One is Susan Bunch, principal of Mount Airy Middle School (MAMS). […]

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Class of 2014 Profile: Jennifer Silk Ventures to Medical School

With a successful 2014 Commencement Ceremony 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 […]

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Class of 2014 Profile: James Hylas Hired by Esteemed Software Company

With a successful 2014 Commencement Ceremony 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 […]

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HPU Junior is One of Nine Selected for Kennedy Center Theatre Festival

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 30, 2014 – High Point University theatre student Rachel Garrett recently participated in the National Kennedy Center’s American College Theatre Festival in Washington, D.C. She is one of nine students in the U.S. to receive the prestigious National Stage Management Fellowship. Garrett, a junior theatre major traveled to the Kennedy Center […]

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Class of 2014 Profile: Abigail Johe Receives Prestigious Graduate School Offer

With a successful 2014 Commencement Ceremony 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 […]

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Class of 2014 Profile: Alisha Deary Called to Fortune 500 Company

With a successful 2014 Commencement Ceremony 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 […]

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Class of 2014 Profile: Janae Werdlow Teaches English in Latin America

With a successful 2014 Commencement Ceremony 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 […]

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Class of 2014 Profile: Matt Jakubowski Turns Internship into Career

      HIGH POINT, N.C., April 28, 2014 – Internships are sure-fire way to boost résumés, build connections, expand networks, and set potential employees apart from the competition. New Jersey native Matt Jakubowski, a well-decorated senior political science major, landed a job with Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (Mt. Laurel, N.J.) to begin just nine days […]

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