HPU Students and Professor Discover Eight New Pulsating Stars Using New Method

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 27, 2018 – Two High Point University physics students have returned from Chile with an unprecedented experience under their belt and plans to publish their finding in a peer-reviewed publication. Rising seniors Thomas Boudreaux and Kyle Corcoran joined Dr. Brad Barlow, assistant professor of astrophysics, on his fourth trip with HPU […]

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Growing Abroad: How Students Develop Grit through International Experiences

This story is featured in the Spring 2018 edition of the HPU Magazine. Discover below how HPU prepares students to grow in the midst of studying abroad in this essay written by Celia Glenn, ’18. Looking back, I’ll admit it — there were times when I felt unprepared to study abroad. I pictured myself filling out applications, booking […]

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Internship Profile: Tesla Selects Christopher Schorn for Digital Products Team

READ MORE INTERNSHIP PROFILES Name: Christopher Schorn Hometown: Kennett Square, Pennsylvania Year: Class of 2020 Major: Physics with a computer science minor Internship: As part of the internship and co-op program at Tesla in Fremont, California, Schorn is a member of Tesla’s Digital Products Team. Schorn provides solutions to the customer service team and aids […]

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Class of 2018 Profile: Brittney Meadors Pursues Master’s of Music

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 senior from the […]

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Internship Profile: Joseph Osgood Interns at Prison Fellowship

READ MORE INTERNSHIP PROFILES Name: Joseph Osgood Hometown: Napa, California Year: Rising Senior Major: Human Relations Internship: As the media communications intern with Prison Fellowship (PF) in Lansdowne, Virginia, Osgood supports the organization’s goal to bring hope and restoration to prisoners, families and communities impacted by crime and incarceration. Osgood assists in expanding PF’s reach […]

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HPU Announces Academic and Professional Achievements

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 21, 2018 – High Point University faculty, staff and students recently received the following academic and professional awards and recognitions.   Student Receives Scholarship from the Society of Physics Students Erin Brady, a rising senior at HPU, has been selected to receive a $2,000 Science Systems and Applications Inc. Underrepresented Student […]

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Class of 2018 Profile: Marissa Proctor Manages Quality Systems

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 senior from the […]

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Local Teens Welcomed to HPU and HPPD’s Youth Leadership Academy

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 19, 2018 – A group of local middle and high school students who competed for spots in the High Point Police Department’s Youth Leadership Academy began their work in leadership development on campus at High Point University yesterday. “We’re the next generation of leaders, and this program serves the foundation for […]

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Global Leaders Guide Students

This story is featured in the Spring 2018 edition of the HPU Magazine. Discover below how Netflix Co-Founder Marc Randolph mentors students in his role as HPU’s Entrepreneur in Residence.   Kathy Elliott remembers what she told the group of students preparing to pitch their business ideas to Netflix Co-Founder Marc Randolph. “This,” she said, “is a […]

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Alumna Raises $500,000 for Cancer Research

Brittany Vose, ’17, once wore a Greek-lettered T-shirt and backpack filled with books as she hurried across High Point University’s campus to class. She blended in, like most students, on a college campus. On paper, she was a star: a Dean’s List student at High Point University, double major in psychology and Spanish, Bonner Leader […]

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Class of 2018 Profile: Madison Koos Consults at Equity Residential

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 senior from the […]

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Class of 2018 Profile: Gigi McWilliams Joins 9News – KUSA

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 senior from the […]

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Internship Profile: Eva Greengrove Researches at Duke University

READ MORE INTERNSHIP PROFILES Name: Eva Greengrove Hometown: Raleigh, NC Year: Rising Senior Major: Psychology and Biology Internship: As a research intern at the Nicholas School of Environment at Duke University, Greengrove works with The Superfund Center, a program under the EPA to clean up hazardous waste sites. This center has hundreds of research sites […]

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