Class of 2015 Profile: Patrick Citron Analyzes at Ipreo

With another successful commencement behind us, recent High Point University graduates are preparing to commence prestigious career paths around the world at Fortune 500 companies, international service programs, public school systems, top-tier law, medical and graduate school programs, and many other esteemed organizations thanks to their journey at HPU. Here’s a glimpse of one extraordinary […]

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Graduate’s Videos Bring William Penn History to Life

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 28, 2015 – High Point University graduate Quinn Hagen, a native of Pennington, New Jersey, helped history come to life through her creative work on the William Penn Project, an effort to document the history of a historic African-American high school. By managing many of the audio-visual aspects of the project, […]

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Class of 2015 Profile: Taylor Lavender Gains Physician Assistant Experience

With another successful commencement behind us, recent High Point University graduates are preparing to commence prestigious career paths around the world at Fortune 500 companies, international service programs, public school systems, top-tier law, medical and graduate school programs, and many other esteemed organizations thanks to their journey at HPU. Here’s a glimpse of one extraordinary […]

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Physical Therapy Forms International Partnership with the University of Otago

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 27, 2015 – High Point University’s Department of Physical Therapy has joined with the School of Physiotherapy at the University of Otago, New Zealand in a partnership that will expand future academic and research opportunities for students. Under the new partnership, the two departments will collaborate on student and faculty exchange […]

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Business Professor Studies Analytical Abilities of Future Accountants

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 27, 2015 – A new article co-authored by Dr. Jo Lacy, assistant professor of accounting at High Point University, explores how well accounting students are prepared to analyze their client’s investment decisions when they enter the workforce. The manuscript, titled “Depreciation’s Effect on Capital Budgeting Metrics Needs More Educator Focus,” is […]

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Class of 2015 Profile: Stephen Lillie Trains for Fortune 500 Company

With another successful commencement behind us, recent High Point University graduates are preparing to commence prestigious career paths around the world at Fortune 500 companies, international service programs, public school systems, top-tier law, medical and graduate school programs, and many other esteemed organizations thanks to their journey at HPU. Here’s a glimpse of one extraordinary […]

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5 Ways Gen Y can Succeed in the Workplace

By: Dr. Shaun Davenport, assistant professor of management   You’ve heard the stories. You can’t escape the labels… “The Entitled Generation,” “The Narcissistic Generation,” and “Generation ME.” There is research to suggest that Generation Y is more narcissistic than previous generations. But their stereotypes fail to take into account some of the unique skills and […]

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Class of 2015 Profile: L.J. Georgetti Goes to Grad School

With another successful commencement behind us, High Point University seniors are preparing to commence prestigious career paths around the world at Fortune 500 companies, international service programs, public school systems, top-tier law, medical and graduate school programs, and many other esteemed organizations thanks to their journey at HPU. Here’s a glimpse of one extraordinary senior from […]

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Class of 2015 Profile: Megan-Eileen Waldrep Joins Harvey Nash

With another successful commencement behind us, recent High Point University graduates are preparing to commence prestigious career paths around the world at Fortune 500 companies, international service programs, public school systems, top-tier law, medical and graduate school programs, and many other esteemed organizations thanks to their journey at HPU. Here’s a glimpse of one extraordinary senior […]

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Class of 2015 Profile: Alex Ortowski Works at Johns Hopkins Hospital

With another successful commencement behind us, recent High Point University graduates are preparing to commence prestigious career paths around the world at Fortune 500 companies, international service programs, public school systems, top-tier law, medical and graduate school programs, and many other esteemed organizations thanks to their journey at HPU. Here’s a glimpse of one extraordinary […]

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HPU Lowers Flags for Memorial Day

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 22, 2015 – High Point University is lowering all 78 campus flags to half-staff on Monday, May 25 in observance of Memorial Day. “High Point University is a God, family, and country school,” says Dr. Nido Qubein, HPU president. “We are grateful for our nation’s system of free enterprise and appreciative […]

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HPU to Host Inaugural Piano Competition

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 21, 2015 – High Point University will host an inaugural piano competition, funded by the Randall Thomas Johnson Trust, June 4-6 that will bring three talented finalists to campus to compete for $10,000 in prizes. The competition will be held in the Hayworth Fine Arts Center. It is free and open […]

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Class of 2015 Profile: Briayna Cuffie Masters Homeland Security

With another successful commencement behind us, recent High Point University graduates are preparing to commence prestigious career paths around the world at Fortune 500 companies, international service programs, public school systems, top-tier law, medical and graduate school programs, and many other esteemed organizations thanks to their journey at HPU. Here’s a glimpse of one extraordinary […]

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5 Things that Made HPU’s Commencement Unique

Another High Point University Commencement celebration is behind us. With degrees in hand on May 9, HPU seniors crossed the stage that serves as a bridge from their undergraduate educational journey to their next big steps in the world. It’s a time for the Class of 2015 to reflect on their past four years at […]

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More than Just a Jacket: Interning for Letterman’s Farewell Season

By: Britton Nagy, Class of 2015   A legendary combination of white leather and fine wool, artfully stitched together and embellished with patches reading “LS ’14.” It is the last of its kind; the final of an iconic series of ‘Letterman jackets’ from the 21-year-running Late Show with David Letterman—and it’s mine. The Letterman jacket, […]

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Class of 2015 Profile: Matthew Burns Attends Law School

With another successful commencement behind us, recent High Point University graduates are preparing to commence prestigious career paths around the world at Fortune 500 companies, international service programs, public school systems, top-tier law, medical and graduate school programs, and many other esteemed organizations thanks to their journey at HPU. Here’s a glimpse of one extraordinary […]

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Rising Junior Receives Celia Moh Scholarship

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 19, 2015 – Meredith Matsakis, a rising junior at High Point University, was recently selected to receive the Celia Moh Scholarship for the upcoming academic year. The scholarship will pay for full tuition, room, board, books and fees. A committee composed of notable home furnishings industry executives selected Matsakis and two […]

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Campus Chronicle Receives First Place in ASPA Competition

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 19, 2015 – High Point University’s student newspaper, The Campus Chronicle, was recently awarded first place in the 2015 American Scholastic Press Association’s Annual Review and Contest Awards. The contest compares student publications throughout the country on content, design, photography and overall quality. Jodi Guglielmi, the 2014-15 editor in chief of […]

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