Sophomore Honored with a National Award for Service

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 28, 2013 – High Point University sophomore Erin Karpovich was recently named a 2013 Newman Civic Fellow by Campus Compact. She was one of six college students in the state to receive the honor. The honor is given to students around the country who make the most of their college experiences […]

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Phi Mu Sorority’s ‘Hoop-A-Palooza’ Scores Again in an Effort to Support Children’s Hospitals

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 28, 2013 – Members of the Phi Mu sorority at High Point University recently held their sixth annual Hoop-A-Palooza event, which raised more than $1,000 for the Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals, specifically Duke Children’s Hospital. The event consisted of a number of different activities over three days that ranged from a […]

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Theatre to Produce ‘Picnic’

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 27, 2013 – The High Point University department of theatre will delight audiences – and get them ready for warmer days – with its spring production, “Picnic.” The show will be held at 7:30 p.m. April 11-13, and at 2 p.m. on April 14 in the Pauline Theatre of the Hayworth […]

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HPU Poll: Obama at 44 Percent Approval in NC; McCrory at 50

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HIGH POINT, N.C., March 26, 2013 – A new HPU Poll finds that 44 percent of registered voters in North Carolina approve of President Barack Obama’s job performance while 48 percent disapprove. The poll also finds that 50 percent of the same registered voters approve of newly elected North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory’s job performance, […]

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Entrepreneurship Roundtable Highlights Importance of Small Business Innovation

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 21, 2013 – “Only in America could someone with $20 and a racecar one day be sitting on a stage next to the governor.” Those words were spoken by racing CEO and businessman Richard Childress during High Point University’s Entrepreneurship Roundtable event on March 20, where Childress and North Carolina Gov. […]

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‘American Discovery Series’ to Discuss ‘America’s Army: Making the All-Volunteer Force’

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 21, 2013 – High Point University department of history will host Dr. Beth Bailey as part of its “American Discoveries” series. Bailey, professor of history at Temple University, will present “America’s Army: Making the All-Volunteer Force,” at 5 p.m. on April 4 in Room 109 of the Nido R. Qubein School […]

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HPU to Present ‘Muslim Women and the Politics of the Veil’ by UNC-Chapel Hill Professor

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 20, 2013 – High Point University will feature Dr. Sahar Amer, professor of Asian studies, adjunct professor of French, and adjunct professor of global studies at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, as part of its Faculty Cultural Enrichment Series. She will present “Muslim Women and the Politics of […]

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Graduate Student Publishes Research on the ‘Reinvention of Ronald McDonald’

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 18, 2013 – Matt Ritter, a graduate student studying strategic communication, recently had an article accepted for publication in “Advertising & Society Review.” The publication is a peer-reviewed academic online journal that publishes articles, essays, and other scholarship about advertising in society, culture, history and the economy. Ritter’s article, “Nobody Can […]

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