5 Lessons Twitter Co-Founder Biz Stone Shared with HPU Students

On Jan. 20, High Point University welcomed Biz Stone, the co-founder of Twitter who, from humble beginnings, transformed into a Silicon Valley leader. In a conversation with HPU President Dr. Nido Qubein, the two discussed Stone’s winding journey to success. Stone’s answers were filled with stories about overcoming adversity in his childhood, as well as […]

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Cathey Joins HPU as Alumni Engagement Manager

HIGH POINT, N.C., Jan. 21, 2016 – High Point University’s Office of Institutional Advancement has hired Ally Cathey as alumni engagement manager. Cathey manages alumni relations, volunteers and events, including Alumni Weekend. She also impacts students on campus by showing them the value in staying engaged with their alma mater. “As a two-time graduate of […]

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HPU Adds Dossantos to Office of Undergraduate Admissions

HIGH POINT, N.C., Jan. 20, 2016 – High Point University hired Camila Dossantos as an international admissions counselor in the Office of Undergraduate Admissions. Dossantos travels around the world to develop relationships with international schools and works with families and high school counselors to enroll international students at HPU. “As HPU’s international admissions counselor, I […]

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5 Ways Biz Stone Embodies Entrepreneurism

Biz Stone, the co-founder of Twitter, influenced the way the world communicates, spreads news and tells stories – and he’s coming to the campus of High Point University on Jan. 20, 2016 to speak in the Hayworth Fine Arts Center. In addition to launching one of the world’s most popular social media sites, Stone has […]

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HPU Hires Harris as Young Alumni and Student Engagement Officer

HIGH POINT, N.C., Jan. 7, 2016 – Hayley Harris has joined High Point University as a young alumni and student engagement officer. Harris engages students and alumni by connecting them to their alma mater. She is responsible for overseeing HPU’s Young Alumni and Student Philanthropy program, which includes managing the Young Alumni Council, assisting in […]

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Chamber Music Series to Feature the Bassoon

HIGH POINT, N.C., Jan. 7, 2016 – High Point University invites the community to the first Chamber Music Series concert of 2016, to be held at 3:30 p.m. on Jan. 24 in the Charles E. Hayworth Memorial Chapel. The event is free and open to the public. Tickets are not required. The program will feature […]

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