HPU Welcomes New Biology Department Chair

HIGH POINT, N.C., Aug. 13, 2013 – Dr. Angela Bauer was recently hired as the new biology department chair at High Point University. In her role, Bauer will head the department and teach courses in endocrinology, women’s health and a first year seminar on the biology of sex and gender development. “I am thrilled to […]

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HPU Ranked a Top Value University

HIGH POINT, N.C., Aug. 12, 2013 – High Point University was recently ranked as one of the best colleges for a return on your investment in North Carolina. Affordable Colleges Online ranks HPU No 8. overall and No. 4 among private institutions in North Carolina out of 35 colleges across the state. The ranking is […]

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Senior Interns with the USO of North Carolina

HIGH POINT, N.C., Aug. 9, 2013 – High Point University senior Natassia Saquilan, from Southern Pines, N.C., is interning with the USO (United Service Organizations) of North Carolina, based out of Fort Bragg, this summer. The human relations and sociology double major has spent her summer working on a number of outreach programs that support […]

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Communication Major Interns at Fox News in NYC

HIGH POINT, N.C., Aug. 7, 2013 – Rising senior Shawntay Henry is interning for the Fox News Channel this summer in New York City. The electronic media major, from St. Thomas in the Virgin Islands, is learning every part of the story-telling process from research, to pitching stories, scheduling interviews and drafting questions while she […]

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Researchers Find Link Between Posture and Knee Injuries

HIGH POINT, N.C., Aug. 5, 2013 – Dr. Yum Nguyen, assistant professor of Athletic Training, recently gave a presentation on his research findings about how posture may increase the risk of knee injury at the National Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting in Las Vegas. Nguyen explained that certain postures, inwardly rotated hips and knock-kneed postures […]

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Faculty Present Research at National Meeting in Las Vegas

HIGH POINT, N.C., Aug. 2, 2013 – Dr. Jolene Henning, chair of the Department of Athletic Training at High Point University, and Geoff Staton, assistant athletic trainer in the Department of Athletics at HPU, recently presented their work on increasing diversity in the athletic training profession at the annual meeting of the National Athletic Trainers’ […]

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Student Interns at Prominent Connecticut Law Firm

HIGH POINT, N.C., Aug. 2, 2013 – Rising High Point University junior Cameron Miller is making a case for his career this summer as an intern at Halloran & Sage, a large, multi-practice law firm with multiple offices throughout Connecticut and Washington, D.C. As intern at the Westport, Conn. office, Miller, a business administration major […]

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Linville Named School of Education Department Chair

HIGH POINT, N.C., July 29, 2013 – The School of Education at High Point University recently named Dr. Deborah Linville as chair of the Department of Elementary and Middle Grades Education and associate professor of education. As department chair, Linville is responsible for the effective operation of the Elementary and Middle Grades Department. She will […]

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Senior Interns at Leading Industry Magazine

HIGH POINT, N.C., July 26, 2013 – Rising High Point University senior Taylor Higgins, a native of Archdale, is interning at Inventors Digest Magazine – the leading national publication for inventors and innovators, in Charlotte, N.C. Higgins, a double major in strategic communication and religion, is acting as editorial director of Inventors Digest Magazine. She […]

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Junior Launches Future at PR Firm

HIGH POINT, N.C., July 24, 2013 – James Carroll, a rising junior at High Point University, is interacting with people from all over the world thanks to his internship with Hill and Knowlton Strategies, where he works as a fellow with the Global Talent team in Washington, D.C. Hill and Knowlton Strategies, a global company […]

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