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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Conversations with HPU President Nido Qubein to Air Sundays on UNC-TV

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 28, 2016 – The UNC-TV network will broadcast conversations with High Point University president Dr. Nido Qubein and influential leaders at 6 p.m. each Sunday in April. During the programs, Qubein will speak to the following leaders and distinguished entrepreneurs: Marc Randolph, co-founder of Netflix; Biz Stone, co-founder of Twitter; Wes […]

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HPU Adds Hudak as Helpdesk Associate

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 28, 2016 – High Point University recently hired Candace Hudak as a helpdesk associate in the Office of Information Technology. Hudak oversees the technology helpdesk and assists HPU students and staff with their IT needs. “It’s a pleasure to be working in such a vital role by helping students and employees […]

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Norton Joins Facility Operations

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 23, 2016 – High Point University recently hired Alexandra Norton as an administrative assistant in Facility Operations. Norton assists in the day-to-day needs of the staff that maintains the buildings and grounds of HPU’s campus. A long-time resident of High Point, Norton has a background in accounting. She previously worked for […]

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Security Chief Awarded Medal of Excellence

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 17, 2016 – Jeff Karpovich, CPP, CHPA, security chief and transportation director at High Point University, has received the Medal of Excellence, awarded by the National Association of Campus Safety Administrators. He accepted the award at the NACSA regional conference on March 8 at Furman University. The Medal of Excellence recognizes […]

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Limited Tickets Available for Steve Wozniak Event

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 16, 2016 – As part of his visit to campus on March 23, Steve Wozniak will take part in an interactive Q&A discussion at 2 p.m. in High Point University’s Hayworth Fine Arts Center. A limited number of complimentary tickets are available for the general public by contacting 336-841-9209 or reservations@highpoint.edu. […]

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HPU Adds Englehorn as Business Analyst

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 16, 2016 – Ethan Englehorn recently joined High Point University as a business analyst for the Office of Information Technology. Englehorn works on the Business Solutions Services team in IT, where he helps the department develop efficient and effective solutions related to technology across campus. “I will be responsible for analyzing […]

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Jasmine Williams Selected as the First Student Employee of the Year

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 16, 2016 – High Point University has announced Jasmine Williams as the first-ever student employee of the year. Williams has worked in the Survey Research Center since spring 2012. HPU employs 30 percent of undergraduate students through the Student Employment Program (SEP). Student employees currently fill 1,489 positons on campus. This […]

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