Class of 2016 Profile: Samantha Evans Starts Management Career

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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Students Photograph Paris During ‘Maymester’ Trip

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 24, 2016 – High Point University students had the opportunity to photograph one of the world’s most exquisite cities during their “Maymester” trip to Paris, France. The course titled, “Revolution in Paris: Art at the Turn of Two Centuries,” taught students to find a new way of photographing the city while […]

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Students Explore Literary History During Scotland ‘Maymester’

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 23, 2016 – High Point University students had the opportunity to study abroad in Scotland as a part of their “Maymester” literature course by touring historically and culturally significant sites within Scotland. The class visited sites such as Edinburgh, Abbotsford, Ashton Lane Glasgow, Peebles, Melrose, Alloway and Dumfries, to name a […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Nick Pierle Begins Journey to Music Conductor

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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Class of 2016 Profile: Johnathan Stroud Sells for Tom James

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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Class of 2016 Profile: Maggie Seward Secures Accounting Job at PwC

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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Security Chief Receives International Administrative Excellence Award

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 18, 2016 – Jeff Karpovich, CPP, CHPA, security chief and transportation director at High Point University, was selected by the International Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators to receive the 2016 Award for Administrative Excellence. Karpovich will accept the award on June 25 at the organization’s annual conference in Phoenix. IACLEA […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Kaitlin Thompson Works for Klaussner

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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Class of 2016 Profile: Mary Kyner Attends Seminary at Princeton

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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Student Newspaper Receives First-Place Award

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 16, 2016 – High Point University’s student newspaper, The Campus Chronicle, was recently awarded first place in the 2016 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. James Ensor, the editor in chief of the […]

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Webb Family Gives Generously to HPU

Pictured from left to right are Webb family members Janice, Mark, Jerri and Connor. Mark and Jerri contributed a major gift to HPU in honor of Mark’s late father, Lewis Andrew Webb, his mother, Janice, and the entire Webb family. HIGH POINT, N.C., May 16, 2016 – Mark and Jerri Webb have contributed a major […]

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This Week in Photos: May 7-13

The High Point University campus is buzzing with activity. From the 2016 Commencement ceremony, food donations, new community initiatives and more, see a glimpse of what happened on campus this week.

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HPU Lowers Flags for Peace Officers Memorial Day

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 13, 2016 – High Point University is lowering its flags to half-staff on Sunday in honor of Peace Officers Memorial Day. In 2013, President Barack Obama declared May 15 as Peace Officers Memorial Day to honor the local, state and federal peace officers who have died in the line of duty. […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Jessica Jones Manages Travel for Top Food 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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10 Things You May Be Wondering After HPU’s Commencement

More than 10,000 seniors, family members and friends attended High Point University’s 2016 Commencement proceedings on Saturday. The 66th Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice delivered an inspiring message a packed Roberts Hall lawn. This week, underclassmen are preparing for summer internships, jobs, study abroad trips and more, while the Class of 2016 is moving on […]

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The Political Power of Social Media: HPU Professor’s Research Published

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 12, 2016 – High Point University assistant professor of strategic communication Dr. Sojung Claire Kim recently published her collaborative research on the role of mobile phones and social media on political participation in the peer-reviewed journal Communication and the Public. This research systematically tests the relationships between the use of Twitter […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Courtney Sullivan Lands Job in Raleigh

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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Major Gift Will Support Student Entrepreneurs

Pictured above are the first recipients of the Pagon Promising Entrepreneur’s Fund at High Point University. On the top row from left to right are Joseph Cochrane-Brown, Mandy Engelman and Frazier Robinson. On the bottom row from left to right are Emily DeLena, Brandon Holder and Shakira Ramsey. HIGH POINT, N.C., May 12, 2016 – Through a major gift, Leonard and […]

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