Interior Design and Visual Merchandising Students Earn International Certificates

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 19, 2016 – High Point University interior design and visual merchandising students are studying abroad at Lorenzo de Medici (LdM) International Institute in Florence this semester earning international certificates. LdM brings students from all over the world and provides them with an international learning experience where students develop their creativity. “I […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Nicole Chambless Hired by Aerotek

With Commencement just around the corner, High Point University seniors 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 Class […]

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Professor Receives Grant from National Science Foundation

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 19, 2016 – High Point University instructor of English Allison Walker recently received a $56,000 grant from the National Science Foundation. She is working with a team of five colleagues from Michigan State University, Spelman College and North Carolina A&T State University on a project titled, “Tracking Evolution on Social Media.” […]

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Sorority Raises $25,500 for Breast Cancer Education and Awareness

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 18, 2016 – High Point University’s Zeta Tau Alpha sorority raised $25,500 for breast cancer education and awareness at the sorority’s 11th annual Crown Classic Golf Tournament. Teams of golfers made up of community members, HPU faculty and students, competed to raise money for the important cause. The tournament was held […]

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Impact Club Packs 3,000 Meals for Children in the Triad

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 18, 2016 – High Point University’s Impact Club brought 3,000 meals to 1,500 children in the Triad this past weekend. After partnering with the United Way, the Christian service fraternity filled 1,500 backpacks with two meals for each child. “Impact Club’s meal packing event was extremely successful,” said Christen Cothran, president […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Lynde Pepper Chases Interior Design Dreams

With Commencement just around the corner, High Point University seniors 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 Class […]

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Students Present Research at Fourth Annual Symposium

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 18, 2016 – High Point University’s Office of Undergraduate Research and Creative Works continued their tradition of showcasing HPU student’s research projects at the fourth annual High-PURCS. This event brought together more than 130 students from various majors to present research to fellow students, faculty and staff. The projects that students […]

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Students Work with Top Companies at Furniture Market

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 15, 2016 – As guests from around the globe travel to the city for the High Point Market, High Point University students are working with top furniture companies located in their own backyard to get their showrooms ready for the spring event. Ranging from interior design, visual merchandising, communications and business […]

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This Week in Photos: April 9-15

The High Point University campus is buzzing with activity. From research and service showcases, theatre performances, Greek philanthropy, the High Point Market and more, see a glimpse of what happened on campus this week.

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Class of 2016 Profile: Hunter D’Abundo Works Toward Doctorate

With Commencement just around the corner, High Point University seniors 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 Class […]

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Theatre Presents Three More Performances of ‘Cul-De-Sac’

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 15, 2016 – There’s still three more chances to attend High Point University’s production of “Cul-De-Sac” after the world premiere of the play, written by Broadway star John Cariani, dazzled audience members at the productions’ opening night on April 14. A limited number of complimentary tickets are available for the general […]

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HPU Honors Community Organizations and Students for Service

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 14, 2016 – High Point University students, faculty, staff and members of the community were honored at the 2016 “HPU Serves Showcase” on April 13. Students created and shared nearly 100 posters to demonstrate the service they’ve completed this academic year at the event. The posters represented nearly half of the […]

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Faculty and Students Help Launch Summer Science Program

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 14, 2016 – Students from High Point Central will have the opportunity to conduct research alongside HPU faculty and students this summer through a new program called the Draelos Scholars for Science Program. More than 20 High Point Central students applied and seven were chosen to participate in this six-week program, […]

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Kaitlin Thompson Presented with 2016 HPU Haverty Cup

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 14, 2016 – Kaitlin Thompson, a senior at High Point University, was honored today as the 2016 recipient of the Haverty Cup. Thompson, a native of Asheboro, North Carolina, received $2,500 and her name engraved on the base of the Haverty Cup, which is on permanent display in the library of […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Leah Vitrano Launches Interior Design Career

With Commencement just around the corner, High Point University seniors 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 Class […]

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