Faculty and Student’s Research Published in International Journal

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 6, 2016 – High Point University junior Lucas Fogaca and assistant professor of exercise science Dr. Dan Tarara recently had their research published in the British Journal of Sports Medicine. The manuscript provides a synthesis of best evidence for upper-extremity physical performance measures. The article, titled “Clinician-friendly physical performance tests in […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Emmy Pearl Joins BB&T Leadership Program

With Commencement just around the corner, 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 the Class […]

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Students Pitch Showroom Designs to Bassett Representatives

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 6, 2016 – High Point University students recently put together designs for a new Bassett Furniture showroom and pitched their ideas to representatives from the company. Some of the students’ ideas may make their way into future store prototypes. Four groups of interior design and visual merchandising design juniors took the […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Nick Davis Travels for BMW

With Commencement just around the corner, 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 the Class […]

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Student’s Poster Wins First Place at American Chemical Society Meeting

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 5, 2016 – High Point University junior Jenny Marshall won first place for her research poster presentation at a Central North Carolina section of the American Chemical Society event on April 12. Her poster, “Functionality of the Osteocalcin Disulfide Bond,” received top honors in the undergraduate group. “This is wonderful recognition […]

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Students and Washington Street Leaders Create Narrative Book

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 4, 2016 – High Point University students presented today a book filled with 28 narratives from people in High Point’s historic Washington Street neighborhood. Students spent their semester in an English service learning course interviewing community leaders, business owners and children who participated in the Community Writing Center on Washington Street […]

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5 Things to Look Forward to at Commencement

Commencement is just around the corner. On May 7, High Point University seniors will cross the stage that serves as a bridge from their undergraduate educational journey to their next big steps in the world. Nearly 10,000 students, family members and friends will fill the Roberts Hall lawn and celebrate the momentous occasion. And they’ll […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Erin Monahan Pursues Ph.D.

Recent December graduates of High Point University 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 the Class […]

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Meet the Seniors: One Question Leads to Life-Altering Opportunity

For Reza Moghtaderi, it started with a question. Back in February, in a room inside Congdon Hall, he heard Britton Sanderford speak about initiative, entrepreneurship and the importance of passion. Sanderford, a parent of an HPU student, would know. He was 58, an entrepreneur who holds at least 80 patents. He built his own computer […]

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Graduate Student Receives Award For ‘Top Presentation’ at Conference

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 3, 2016 – Allison Green, a student enrolled in High Point University’s masters program in strategic communication, won the award for top graduate student poster presentation at Eastern States Communication Association Convention in Baltimore, Maryland. Green’s poster, titled “The Who and How of Enhancing College Students’ Health Awareness and Behaviors: Comparing […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Rebecca Dornan Seeks Clinical Counseling Career

With Commencement just around the corner, 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 the Class […]

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Students Receive Celia Moh Scholarship

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 3, 2016 – Two High Point University students were selected for the Celia Moh Scholarship for the upcoming academic year. Twin sisters Kelly and Lindsay Molinario, both juniors from Clifton Heights, Pennsylvania and majoring in interior design, were among five students nationwide selected for the scholarships. Established by furniture industry entrepreneur […]

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Alumni Couple Gives to HPU

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 2, 2016 – Two High Point University alumni are giving back to their alma mater in a major way. The Boles, of Winston-Salem, have a significant history with HPU as three generations of their family have attended the university. They are successful entrepreneurs and generous philanthropists. Mickey serves as owner and […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Jimmy Rager Jumps into Career at Johns Hopkins

With Commencement just around the corner, 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 the Class […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Hillary Wilson Studies at Johns Hopkins

With Commencement just around the corner, 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 the Class […]

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WTVD in Raleigh: HPU Announces $160 Million in New Construction

Dr. Nido Qubein, High Point University president, announced another $160 million in construction and expansion on the campus of High Point University. Qubein’s announcement comes on the heels of efforts to create revitalization plans for the city. The $160 million is in addition to $1.5 billion HPU invested already in academic programs, facilities and student […]

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