HPU’s Cottrell Hall Earns LEED Certification

HIGH POINT, N.C., July 24, 2017 – High Point University’s Cottrell Hall, home to the Flanagan Center for Student Success, has recently earned LEED Certification. LEED, or Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, certification is a rating system for “green” buildings developed by the Green Building Environmental Council of the United States (USGBC). LEED-certified buildings […]

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Class of 2017 Profile: Jenna Clarke Attends PA School at DeSales University

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 Named 2017-2018 College of Distinction for Seventh Consecutive Year

HIGH POINT, N.C., July 20, 2017 – High Point University has been named to the 2017-18 Colleges of Distinction list, a unique college guide that honors institutions with an innovative, teacher-centered undergraduate education and a strong record of preparing graduates for real-world success. This is the seventh consecutive year HPU has been included on the […]

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Class of 2017 Profile: Nick Blackman

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 Appoints New Vice President for Experiential Learning and Career Development

HIGH POINT, N.C., July 17, 2017 – Dr. Stephanie Crofton, the Charles T. Ingram Professor of Economics, has been appointed as Vice President for Experiential Learning and Career Development at High Point University. CLICK HEREif you’re interested in a college education that equips you with life skills and hands-on experience.   In this newly created […]

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Creating Value: Employers across the Nation Prefer HPU Graduates

This story is featured in the Spring 2017 edition of the HPU Magazine. Discover below why employers across the nation find value in hiring HPU graduates.   Growing the Go-Getter On any given day, except Sundays, people line up for a chicken sandwich at the nation’s number one fast-food restaurant: Chick-fil-A. Meanwhile, Chick-fil-A’s corporate office is lining up […]

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HPU Students Devote Summer to Scholarly Research

HIGH POINT, N.C., July 12, 2017 – Each year, High Point University students seize summer as an opportunity to put their scholarly research skills to work in the community, scientific laboratories and beyond. In addition to the research projects and creative works they complete in the academic year, the Summer Research Institute, Summer Research Fellowship […]

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Class of 2017 Profile: Jordan Bydume Attends Law School in Washington D.C.

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 2017 Profile: Jackie Poolos Sells for Furnitureland South

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 Announces New Hires

HIGH POINT, N.C., July 10, 2017 – High Point University welcomed 10 new staff members during the month of June. They are as follows:   Rev. Mary Beth Foust joined the Service Learning Program as assistant director of civic responsibility and social innovation. This is a newly created position. Foust has a number of responsibilities […]

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Senior Selected Out of Hundreds for Walt Disney Company Internship

HIGH POINT, N.C., July 7, 2017 – High Point University rising senior Michaela O’Connor dreamed of becoming part of Disney’s magic since she was a child, and that dream has come true. She is one of only two individuals selected from hundreds of applicants for a sales professional internship with Disney’s Fairy Tale Weddings. O’Connor, […]

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Class of 2017 Profile: Zoe Garber Balances Career in Psychology and 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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Class of 2017 Profile: Ariel Hodges Fosters Relationships at Passport Inc.

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 2017 Profile: Sonya Khedr Manages Marketing Career and Internship

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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