Student Interns for Fashion Designer in New York City

HIGH POINT, N.C., Aug. 21, 2015 – High Point University rising junior Kimberly Kloss is learning from one of the most prominent fashion designers, Diane von Furstenberg, at her internship. Kloss, a New York, New York native, is spending her summer in New York City as a marketing communications intern at Diane von Furstenberg Studio […]

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Senior Spends Summer at Internship in LA

HIGH POINT, N.C., Aug. 21, 2015 – High Point University senior Brenna Austin is on her way to an exciting career in the entertainment industry after completing her summer internship with Entertainment Fusion Group in Los Angeles. Austin, a High Point native and strategic communication major, served as a public relations and events intern for […]

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Freshmen Profile: Twins Eager for Future at HPU

HPU’s newest cohort of students represents a wide variety of academic achievement, service, backgrounds, cultures and geographic locations. Twins Josh and Greg Allen are among the incoming Class of 2019; find out why they both chose HPU below.  Name: Josh and Greg Allen Hometown: Honeoye Falls, New York High school attended: Honeoye Falls-Lima High School in Honeoye Falls, New York Accomplishments: Josh […]

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Student Interns at the District of Columbia Courts

HIGH POINT, N.C., Aug. 17, 2015 – High Point University rising junior Emily Luciano is learning about criminal justice through her summer internship at the District of Columbia Courts. Luciano, a New Canaan, Connecticut native, resides at George Washington University this summer while working as a junior deputy clerk in the criminal division. Her responsibilities […]

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Freshman Profile: A Passion for Communication

HPU’s newest cohort of students represents a wide variety of academic achievement, service, backgrounds, cultures and geographic locations. Below is a snapshot of a student whose passion for communication and media landed her a spot in HPU’s selective Media Fellows program.  Name: Mandy Engelman Hometown: Pinehurst, North Carolina High school attended: Powers Catholic High School in Flint, Michigan Accomplishments: Engelman is […]

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NBC Internship Helps HPU Junior Invest in Future Career

HIGH POINT, N.C., Aug. 17, 2015 – High Point University junior Blake Pulley is providing her expertise into the financial operations of one of America’s premier entertainment networks during a summer internship with NBCUniversal. Throughout the summer, Pulley, a New Jersey native, has worked at NBC headquarters at 30 Rockefeller Plaza in New York City. […]

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Class of 2015 Profile: Teressa Trotta Works in DC

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 2015 Profile: Rachel Thiets Begins Med School Journey

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 Lands Summer Internship at Nielsen

HIGH POINT, N.C., Aug. 13, 2015 – A company that is selling a product first and foremost wants to understand its consumers. High Point University rising senior Lisa Carlson is getting hands-on experience with this process through her summer internship at Nielsen in Chicago. Nielsen is a leading global information and measurement company that enables […]

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HPU Awards First Generation Scholarship to High Point Central Graduate

HIGH POINT, N.C., Aug. 12, 2015 – High Point University has awarded freshman Dominya’ Donahue of High Point with the university’s First Generation Scholarship. She is one of two new local high school graduates to receive the four-year scholarship this year. The First Generation Scholarship covers full tuition, fees and books. HPU awards the scholarships […]

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HPU Awards First Generation Scholarship to Local High School Graduate

HIGH POINT, N.C., Aug. 12, 2015 – High Point University’s incoming freshman Kayla Mitchell was recently presented with the university’s First Generation Scholarship, which covers full tuition, fees and books for four years. She is one of two local high school graduates who received this honor. HPU awards the scholarships annually to Guilford County Schools […]

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Class of 2015 Profile: Nolan Stout Writes His Own Future

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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Apiary Creates Buzz on HPU Campus

HIGH POINT, N.C., Aug. 11, 2015 – Two new apiaries designed and built by High Point University students are creating a buzz in the Sculpture Garden on campus. Constructed by Taylor Daniel and Elizabeth Pruitt, the beehives have added about 30,000 honeybees to HPU’s campus with the hope of improving the dwindling population of one […]

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Class of 2015 Profile: Maggie Mirkin Generates Sales

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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Sechrest Gallery to Feature Landscape Show

HIGH POINT, N.C., Aug. 10, 2015 – High Point University will showcase a dynamic art exhibition on the genre of landscape titled, “Sky Above Earth Below: Tradition and Transformation in Landscape.” The exhibit will be on view Aug. 25 through Oct. 10 in the Sechrest Art Gallery at HPU. Guest curator Richard Gantt will hold […]

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Freshman Profile: An Entrepreneurial Journey

HPU’s newest cohort of students represents a wide variety of academic achievement, service, backgrounds, cultures and geographic locations. Below is a snapshot of a student whose entrepreneurial spirit will shine as he begins his academic journey in one of HPU’s newest majors.  Name: Taylor Elseroad Hometown: Baltimore, Maryland High school attended: Gerstell Academy in Finksburg, Maryland Accomplishments:  Elseroad spent his summer overseeing the […]

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