HPU Announces 10-Year Growth Plan, $1 Billion Investment

Dr. Nido Qubein, president of High Point University, unveiled HPU’s new 10-year, $1 billion growth plan. HIGH POINT, N.C., Sept. 17, 2019 – Today, High Point University President Nido Qubein was joined with community leaders, faculty and staff to unveil HPU’s new 10-year, $1 billion growth plan. The Transformational Growth Plan Includes: 10-year commitment from […]

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HPU Faculty Receive Nearly $412,000 from NIH

High Point University’s Drs. Heather Miller, associate professor of chemistry (left), and Meghan Blackledge, assistant professor of chemistry (right), received a nearly $412,000 Academic Research Enhancement Award from the National Institute of Health through its General Medical Sciences Institute. HIGH POINT, N.C., Sept. 13, 2019 – High Point University faculty in the Wanek School of […]

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HPU Awards Prizes at Annual Piano Competition

HIGH POINT, N.C., Sept. 12, 2019 – High Point University awarded more than $20,000 in prizes at its fifth annual Piano Competition on Sept. 7 and named the winner of the second annual N.C. Junior Piano Competition. HPU’s Fifth Annual Piano Competition After performing a recital for a panel of guest judges, Ji-Hyang Gwak was […]

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HPU Honors David R. Hayworth During Chapel Ceremony

High Point University President Nido Qubein (left) and Rev. Preston Davis (right), minister to the university, presented David R. Hayworth (center) with a commemorative photo of the Charles E. Hayworth Sr. Memorial Chapel during today’s special ceremony. HIGH POINT, N.C., Sept. 11, 2019 – Today, High Point University honored dedicated community leader and benefactor David […]

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HPU Announces New Hires

HIGH POINT, N.C., Sept. 11, 2019 –High Point University recently welcomed 20 new staff members. They are as follows:   Robin Hipps joined the Department of Biology at HPU as a laboratory manager and research assistant. In her role, she prepares the biology labs in HPU’s new Wanek School of Natural Sciences, supervises work study […]

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Hurricane Dorian Update Sept. 3, 2019

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HPU prioritizes the safety and security of our students and is continuing to track the potential impact of Hurricane Dorian and have included helpful updates and resources below.  Forecasts currently call for relatively uneventful weather at HPU, and the National Weather Service does not anticipate any direct impacts to our region of the state.  We […]

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HPU Expands List of Global Leaders in Residence with Mark Sanborn

HIGH POINT, N.C., Sept. 3, 2019 – High Point University has named leadership speaker and best-selling author Mark Sanborn, president of leadership development idea lab Sanborn & Associates, as Leadership Expert in Residence. Sanborn joins other global leaders in residence who serve as mentors for HPU students. This includes Netflix Co-Founder Marc Randolph, HPU’s Entrepreneur […]

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Hurricane Dorian Update Sept. 2, 2019

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We care deeply about your well-being, and safety and security are top priorities on the High Point University campus. We wanted to share that earlier today, President Qubein held an emergency preparedness meeting with multiple campus teams to ensure HPU is ready to manage any impact from Hurricane Dorian.  Our dedicated team will work tirelessly […]

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Hurricane Dorian Update Sept. 1, 2019

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As Hurricane Dorian has now been upgraded to a Category 5 storm, we want to provide you with a few campus preparation updates: Out of an abundance of caution, we have a large supply of bottled water in storage on campus. Additionally, there are 18 strategically placed generators throughout campus. All generators received preventative maintenance […]

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Hurricane Dorian Update

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Safety and security are always a top priority at High Point University.     We are monitoring Hurricane Dorian and preparing to activate our teams of student life, security, campus enhancement and health services staff, among others, as the storm path currently is projected to reach North Carolina.   Below are helpful links and resources. We […]

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