Carolina Panthers Selects Students as Athletic Training Interns

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 20, 2016 – Two High Point University students scored internships with the Carolina Panthers during the team’s recent training camps. Lexi Dixon, a rising senior from Concord, and Connor Whicker, a rising junior from Huntersville, served as athletic training interns, an experience that will jumpstart their future careers. Dixon and Whicker […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Nick Palmer Trains for Fortune 500 Company

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: Claire Lennon Helps Ensure National Security

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 Awards Three Think Big Grants

Dr. Laura Alexander, assistant professor of English at High Point University, tests the Oculus Rift and Vive headsets inside the HPU Gaming Studio for future classroom use. HIGH POINT, N.C., June 15, 2016 – High Point University faculty were recently awarded three Think Big Grants that will change the way HPU students learn. Through cutting-edge […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Deanna Smith Designs for Architecture Firm

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 Secures Largest National Institutes of Health Grant in Its History

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 15, 2016 – High Point University has secured a $528,107 National Institutes of Health grant, the largest in HPU’s history. The grant, titled “Real-time Optimized Biofeedback Utilizing Sport Techniques,” will fund HPU students and faculty looking at innovative biofeedback techniques in middle school and high school-aged female soccer players. Dr. Kevin […]

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‘Maymester’ Course Takes Students to a Sports Medicine Conference

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 14, 2016 – Numerous High Point University students and faculty converged in Boston May 30 through June 5 for the American College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting, the most comprehensive exercise science conference in the world. Eighteen HPU students presented research at the conference and nine faculty members attended. Also among […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Chris Grabert Begins Journey to English Professor

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: Sarah Luz Teaches at Trinity

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 Welcomes Second PA Cohort with White Coat Ceremony

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 13, 2016 – The number of students studying to become physician assistants at High Point University has doubled as the program’s second cohort received their white coats at a ceremony on Sunday. More than 800 applicants competed for 20 spots in this year’s cohort at HPU, which welcomed its first cohort […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Erika Peoples Attends Graduate 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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Students Study Popular Culture During ‘Maymester’ in Tokyo

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 8, 2016 – High Point University students recently added the Japanese phrase, “Ganbatte,” which is commonly used to mean, “do your best,” to their vocabularies while studying abroad in Japan. These students also added to their knowledge about Japanese culture and its impact on the United States through the “Maymester” course […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Brandon Sloan Begins Banking Career

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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Research: Physical Performance Tests Predict Injury in College Athletes

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 9, 2016 – A three-year research study at High Point University has revealed that certain physical performance tests developed by the university can be used to predict athletic injuries before they occur. The results are helping HPU identify injury potential in student-athletes and develop training programs to prevent those injuries from […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Candace Tucker Works at Greensboro Nonprofit

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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Art Students Inspired by Italian ‘Maymester’

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 7, 2016 – The Roman Colosseum is magnificent in photos, but a group of High Point University students recently discovered that it is even more striking in person. They studied the Colosseum and other renowned attractions through HPU’s “Grand Tour of Italy,” a class that immersed the students in Italian art […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Jasmine Williams Communicates for TEGNA

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: Jaime Durie Sells Dental Equipment

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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