Students Work with Top Companies at Furniture Market

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 15, 2016 – As guests from around the globe travel to the city for the High Point Market, High Point University students are working with top furniture companies located in their own backyard to get their showrooms ready for the spring event. Ranging from interior design, visual merchandising, communications and business […]

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Theatre Presents Three More Performances of ‘Cul-De-Sac’

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 15, 2016 – There’s still three more chances to attend High Point University’s production of “Cul-De-Sac” after the world premiere of the play, written by Broadway star John Cariani, dazzled audience members at the productions’ opening night on April 14. A limited number of complimentary tickets are available for the general […]

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HPU Honors Community Organizations and Students for Service

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 14, 2016 – High Point University students, faculty, staff and members of the community were honored at the 2016 “HPU Serves Showcase” on April 13. Students created and shared nearly 100 posters to demonstrate the service they’ve completed this academic year at the event. The posters represented nearly half of the […]

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Kaitlin Thompson Presented with 2016 HPU Haverty Cup

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 14, 2016 – Kaitlin Thompson, a senior at High Point University, was honored today as the 2016 recipient of the Haverty Cup. Thompson, a native of Asheboro, North Carolina, received $2,500 and her name engraved on the base of the Haverty Cup, which is on permanent display in the library of […]

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HPU to Celebrate Arbor Day in New Amphitheater

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 6, 2016 – High Point University will continue the tradition of celebrating Arbor Day in its newest outdoor learning space. The Arbor Day Celebration will be held at 4 p.m. on April 21 at the new Alumni Avenue Amphitheater. The event is open to the public. At this year’s program, the […]

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HPU Announces New Hires

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 5, 2016 – High Point University welcomed four new staff members during the month of March. They are as follows: — Michael Amos joined the Office of Institutional Advancement as an advancement officer. In this role, he develops partnerships with parents, alumni and friends of the university and supports their involvement […]

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Students Plant More Than Seeds with Oak Hill Elementary

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 5, 2016 – High Point University students teamed up with Food Corps to host a Vegetable Gardening Day for students at Oak Hill Elementary School. The HPU students are enrolled in the Healthy Living for the Elementary Child service learning course at HPU and dedicated a semester to educating children at […]

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HPU Adds Dettloff as Server Administrator

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 31, 2016 – High Point University hired Jacob Dettloff as a server administrator in the Office of Information Technology. Dettloff maintains the university’s servers and assists with technology upgrades and improvements. “Technology plays a big role in teaching and learning at HPU,” says Dettloff. “The work we do in IT reflects […]

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Jazz Ensemble to Present Cafe Jazz

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 30, 2016 – Put on your dancing shoes and join High Point University’s Jazz Ensemble for lively music from the swing era and beyond at the second annual Café Jazz concert. The event will be held at 7:30 p.m. on April 5 in the Ballroom at the Plato S. Wilson Commerce […]

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Extraordinary Patient Care: Full-Time Doctor Promotes Student Health on Campus

This story is featured in the Winter 2016 edition of the HPU Magazine. To commemorate National Doctors’ Day today, discover below how the HPU’s full-time doctor provides compassionate and quality care for students.   You could say Dr. Marnie Marlette is a rare breed. She is High Point University’s full-time medical director of the on-campus student health […]

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UNC-TV to Air ‘High Point University Presents: A Conversation with Marc Randolph and Nido R. Qubein’

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 30, 2016 – The UNC-TV network will broadcast the premiere presentation of “High Point University Presents: A Conversation with Marc Randolph and Nido R. Qubein” at 6 p.m. on April 3. “Nobody knows what is going to work in advance,” said Randolph during his conversation with Qubein, HPU president. “The only […]

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