Professor Presents on American Women in World War I at Presidential Library

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 12, 2013 – Dr. Kara Dixon Vuic, associate professor of history at High Point University, recently gave a lecture at the Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library in Virginia. The event, which coincided with Women’s History Month, was part of the library’s annual spring luncheon. Vuic’s presentation, titled “A Small Part in this […]

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Juniors Attend the PRSSA National Convention

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 12, 2013 – Two High Point University strategic communication majors recently joined more than 100 of the top communication students from across the country at the Public Relations Student Society of America’s (PRSSA) national assembly in Albuquerque, N.M. Juniors Chelsea Hyde and Cara Read represented HPU during the four-day-long conference that […]

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Petal Points Set to Release Studio Album

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 12, 2013 – High Point University’s women’s a cappella group, the Petal Points, is set to release their second studio album, “Evolution.” The album will be unveiled following the group’s annual spring concert, to be held at 7:30 p.m. on April 23 in the Hayworth Fine Arts Center. The event is […]

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Students Hear from Coordinating Producer for Super Bowl XLVIII

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 11, 2013 – High Point University students heard from David Neal, the recently appointed Coordinating Producer for Super Bowl XLVIII Thursday night. The High Point native is a serial Emmy award-winner and sports producer, executive producer of FOX Sports’ World Cup coverage and CONCACAF Gold Cup coverage. Neal worked at NBC […]

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Interior Design Students Help Remodel VF Corporation Office

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 8, 2013 – High Point University interior design students may have just designed the best place to work in Greensboro. VF Corporation’s Global Business Technology department challenged senior design students at HPU to redesign its 1970’s bank building located at 444 North Elm St. in Greensboro. The building is currently being […]

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Undergraduates Present at Professional Conference

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 4, 2013 – A group of High Point University students had the extraordinary opportunity to present their research at a professional conference in Washington, D.C. The students took part in the Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association’s (PCA/ACA) national conference March 27 – 30. HPU sent 12 students and three faculty members […]

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Finalists Announced for Business Plan Competition

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 4, 2013 – The Center for Entrepreneurship at High Point University has announced the three finalists for its 3rd annual Business Plan Competition. The finalists will split a $15,000 prize. The three finalists are Cameron McGraw, a senior entrepreneurship and management major; Alexa Crawford, a junior entrepreneurship major; and Kristopher Hovland, […]

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Students to Host ‘Cuts for Cancer’ Event

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 4, 2013 – High Point University students, faculty and staff will chop off their hair for a good cause at the 3rd annual “Cuts for Cancer” event on HPU’s campus at 5:30 p.m., on April 22 in Hayworth Park. The event is free and open to the public. “Cuts for Cancer” allows anyone to […]

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Super Bowl XLVIII Coordinating Producer and Pulitzer Center Journalist Headline ‘Communication Week’

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 3, 2013 – Three industry leaders will headline High Point University’s “Communication Week,” April 8 – 15. They are: Daniel Grossman, Pulitzer Center journalist on global warming; Dr. Jack Shaheen, Hollywood consultant on Arab portrayals, international author and award winning media critic; and High Point native David Neal, 34-time Emmy award-winning […]

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Hundreds Head to HPU for BigSURS Conference

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 2, 2013 – Hundreds of students and faculty from the Big South Atlantic Conference will be in High Point this weekend for the 6th Big South Undergraduate Research Symposium, to be hosted at High Point University. The BigSURS provides undergraduate scholars a forum to share the results of their research through […]

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Sorority to Host Golf Tournament for Breast Cancer Awareness

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 1, 2013 – High Point University’s Zeta Tau Alpha sorority will raise money and breast cancer awareness with their 8th annual Crown Classic Golf Tournament. The tournament will be held at the Holly Ridge Golf Links on April 6. Tee times are scheduled for 8 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Team entry […]

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Big Brothers, Big Sisters Host Easter Egg Hunt

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 29, 2013 – Shouts of joy filled High Point University’s Hayworth Park during a “Big Brothers, Big Sisters Easter Egg Hunt,” organized by the big brothers and sisters at HPU. “They really wanted to do something special for their little brothers and sisters,” said Teresa Jackson, match support specialist at Big […]

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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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