HPU Family Celebrates Earth Day 2018

Students had the opportunity to learn about the sun and view it though a specialized telescope. HIGH POINT, N.C., April 18, 2018 – The High Point University family celebrated Earth Day today with local companies and wildlife organizations in the Cottrell Amphitheater. Students tasted cold-pressed juice, fed animals at the petting zoo, learned about how to care […]

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HPU’s Nido R. Qubein School of Communication Celebrates 10-Year Anniversary

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 13, 2018 – High Point University celebrated the 10-year anniversary of the Nido R. Qubein School of Communication yesterday, reflecting on the last decade and the transformation that has taken place in the school. HPU President Nido Qubein delivered the keynote address, thanking the faculty and leadership within the school for […]

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HPU Breaks Ground on Wanek School of Undergraduate Sciences

Pictured from left to right are HPU Provost Dennis Carroll, HPU Board of Trustees Chairman Jack Finch, High Point Mayor Jay Wagner, HPU President Nido Qubein, Karen Wanek, Todd Wanek, Cameron Wanek, Joyce Wanek and Ron Wanek officially breaking ground at the ceremony. HIGH POINT, N.C., April 12, 2018 – High Point University continued its […]

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HPU Welcomes 150 High School Student for National Biomechanics Day Celebration

More than 100 Southwest Guilford High School students took part in a National Biomechanics Day celebration, hosted by High Point University’s Department of Physical Therapy. The event engaged visiting students in the cutting-edge technology and research that takes place in HPU’s Human Biomechanics and Physiology Lab and Virtual Reality and Clinical Gait Analysis Lab. These […]

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Callicutt Honors Mother with Creation of HPU Endowed Scholarship in Her Name

Pictured from left to right are Rick Callicutt; his parents, Barbara and Doug Callicutt; and HPU President Nido Qubein. Today, Rick Callicutt surprised his mother by establishing a scholarship in her name. The Barbara Frisbee Callicutt Endowed Scholarship will support students with a demonstrated financial need majoring in elementary education – a nod to the […]

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February Extraordinary Leader: Campus Leader With The Creative Eye

On Michaela Mucha’s laptop covered with stickers, look close. Mucha has two autographs right in the middle from two people she met at High Point University – Aaron Draplin, a well-known graphic designer; and Steve Wozniak, the co-founder of Apple. Draplin’s signature is all arrows and exclamation marks. Wozniak simply wrote “Woz.” Many HPU students […]

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Martel Family Supports HPU’s Growth

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 5, 2018 – Dawn and Tom Martel, parents of three High Point University students, are supporting HPU’s growth with a $75,000 gift. Tom Martel is a Regional President with Cigna Corporation. He holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration. Both Tom and Dawn, of Hingham, Massachusetts, have dedicated time to supporting […]

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HPU to Host Annual Arbor Day Celebration

Members of the Mariana H. Qubein Arboretum and Botanical Gardens committee accept the Tree Campus USA Award at last year’s Arbor Day Celebration. HIGH POINT, N.C., April 3, 2018 – The community is invited to join High Point University for its annual Arbor Day Celebration. The event will be held at 4 p.m. on April […]

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