Class of 2016 Profile: Lauren Rubenstein Attends Grad School

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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Kate Spade & Company Selects Senior for Summer Internship

HIGH POINT, N.C., July 11, 2016 – High Point University rising senior Meredith Matsakis is working closely with Kate Spade & Company’s visual merchandising team during her summer internship with the popular designer brand. The Asheville native and visual merchandising major is gaining valuable experience for her future while creating and implementing merchandising strategies for […]

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6 Tips to Maximize Your Internship Experience

There’s no way around it: Employers want to hire candidates who bring with them related, substantive experience. A summer internship is a three-month job interview. It is as much an opportunity for the company to evaluate college-level talent, as it is for you to evaluate potential employers and career tracks. If you’ve landed a rich summer […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Jessie Drew Counsels in Rhode Island

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 Garners Career Leads at Oxo Internship in NYC

HIGH POINT, N.C., July 8, 2016 – High Point University rising sophomore Sarah Simkins was selected to intern with the cooking tools and housewares company Oxo in New York City this summer. Simkins, a native of Smithtown, New York, is a sales and marketing intern at the company. She helps the company’s domestic sales team […]

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5 Reasons to Pursue a Career in Health Care

The health care industry is booming. Medical advancements are made every day, and the need for health care professionals to take care of America’s aging population is skyrocketing. In fact, according to U.S. News, 18 of the top 25 jobs in the country are in the health care field. High Point University has built programs […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Aleyha Johnson Pursues Master’s at VCU

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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HPU Hosts Free Arts Splash Concert

HIGH POINT, N.C., July 6, 2016 – High Point University will host an evening of free music featuring The Collection starting at 6 p.m. on July 17 in the Alumni Avenue Amphitheatre. The concert is part of the Arts Splash summer concert series organized by the High Point Arts Council. It is free and open […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Brenna Weick Crowned Miss New Jersey

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: Sierra Middlebrooks Programs in LA

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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HPU Supports West Virginia Families Impacted by Flooding

HIGH POINT, N.C., July 1, 2016 – High Point University is contributing funds and bottled water to families affected by flooding in West Virginia. HPU’s Student Government Association is donating $2,000 to the American Red Cross to aid families in the southern portion of the state that’s been severely damaged in the last week. The […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Tyler Wilson Conducts Research in New York

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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STEM Camp Wraps Up with Rocket Launch

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 30, 2016 – Children in the community have spent the past nine days engaged in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) activities through High Point University’s second STEM Camp hosted by the School of Education. HPU faculty and students led activities such as Lego robotics, rocket building, mine craft mazes and […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Jenna Rosenbloom Serves as VISTA

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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Local Teens Participate in HPU, HPPD Youth Leadership Academy

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 30, 2016 – Teens in the High Point community are preparing for their graduation from the Youth Leadership Academy, hosted by the High Point Police Department and High Point University, Friday at 6 p.m. on HPU’s campus. These teens have spent this 10-day academy giving back to the community and developing their […]

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