Faculty Featured in Sechrest Gallery Exhibition

HIGH POINT, N.C., Feb. 24, 2015 – The Sechrest Gallery at High Point University will showcase the art of HPU faculty in an upcoming exhibition. The exhibit, which opens March 16, will remain in the gallery until April 30. A reception will be held at 4 p.m. on March 26. The exhibition highlights HPU’s School […]

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HPU Reaches Semifinals in Ethics Bowl

HIGH POINT, N.C., Feb. 23, 2015 – A team of six High Point University students made its way to the semifinal round in the fourth annual North Carolina Independent Colleges and Universities Ethics Bowl tournament, held Feb. 6-7 at Campbell University School of Law in Raleigh. The HPU team of Michael Ball, Emily Pearl, Hunter […]

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National Board of Advisors Adds Dr. Anthony Atala

HIGH POINT, N.C., Feb. 23, 2015 – Anthony Atala, a physician and internationally recognized scientist in the field of regenerative medicine, has joined High Point University’s Board of Advisors. HPU’s National Board of Advisors is composed of Fortune 500 CEOs, thought leaders, and distinguished visionaries who have positively impacted the United States and the world in […]

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Theatre Department Hosts ‘Night of the Originals’

HIGH POINT, N.C., Feb. 20, 2015 – High Point University’s Department of Theatre is hosting six more nights of the “Night of the Originals.” This play is composed of five brand new plays written by HPU student playwrights. Performances will be held at 7:30 p.m. through Feb. 25 in the Empty Space Theatre on HPU’s […]

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High Point University Is Awarded the N.C. Spirit Award

HIGH POINT, N.C., Feb. 18, 2015 – High Point University was honored with the 2014 “Spirit of North Carolina” award in the category for Educational Institution. The award was given by the United Way of North Carolina during its statewide meeting Feb. 13. The HPU family raised $225,000 in 2014 to support UWGHP and its […]

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Winter Weather Update for February 18, 2015

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Dear HPU Family, For the safety of our HPU community, classes have been canceled until 10:40am on Wednesday, February 18th. This allows more time for travel and for conditions on and off campus to improve. All classes from 10:40am on, will operate on a regular schedule. All other University services will maintain their standard schedules. Shuttle […]

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HPU Chamber Ensembles to Perform ‘Kaleidoscope’ Concert

HIGH POINT, N.C., Feb. 17, 2015 – High Point University will offer community members an evening of non-stop musical performances with its Spring Chamber Ensembles Concert, “Kaleidoscope.” The event, part of the university’s Cultural Enrichment Series, will be held at 7:30 p.m. March 3 in the Pauline Theatre of the Hayworth Fine Arts Center. It […]

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Winter Weather Update for February 17, 2015

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Updated at 9:30am on February 17, 2015 Dear HPU Family, For the safety of our HPU community, classes have been canceled today, Tuesday, February 17th. University transportation will begin at 12:00 noon. All other University services will maintain their standard schedules. Please exercise caution as you walk and drive across campus. Some of the roads, […]

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Student Storyteller: Interfaith United at HPU

By: Kevin Garrity, HPU senior and native of Winston-Salem   I traveled to Atlanta with so many questions about what it means – and what it will mean – to be a white male Christian living in the 21st century. What will it mean to live in a spiritually globalized world, which due to technology, […]

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Steve Harvey Hosts Local Edition of ‘Ask Steve’

HIGH POINT, N.C., Feb. 13, 2015 – Steve Harvey, TV personality, comedian and best-selling author, visited High Point University and did a local edition of “Ask Steve” where members of the audience asked Harvey questions about love and relationships. The event was hosted by WXII 12, NBC’s local affiliate. Each weekday in his multi-topic show, […]

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Meet the Seniors: Summer Tonsfeldt Discovers Dream Job at Disney

READ MORE STUDENT SUCCESS STORIES At High Point University, an extraordinary education is one that offers experiential learning, student-to-faculty collaboration and a knowledge base that prepares graduates for the world of tomorrow. Summer Tonsfeldt, a December 2014 graduate, exemplifies what an extraordinary education at HPU can do. Graduating a semester early, Tonsfeldt managed to fit […]

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