Fraternity Raises $4,000 for Military Families

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 12, 2016 – High Point University’s Sigma Nu fraternity held a Car Show on April 9 at Oak Hollow Festival Park where they raised $4,000 for Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS), an organization that provides care to those that are grieving the death of a loved one that served in […]

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Sorority Raises $9,000 for Children’s Miracle Network

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 12, 2016 – High Point University’s Phi Mu sorority is making a difference in the lives of children across the United States by raising more than $9,000 for the Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals through events held this academic year. The Bonnamu Music Festival, an adaption of the annual Music and Arts […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Matthew Gahrmann Manages High Point Real Estate

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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HPU Family Impacts 843 Lives Through Blood Drives

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 11, 2016 – High Point University students, faculty and staff impacted 843 lives this academic year by donating 283 pints of blood. HPU held four blood drives throughout the year to support the American Red Cross. “It is amazing to see how many students come out to the blood drive to […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Emily Springer Designs in High Point

It may be early in the semester, but Commencement will be here before we know it. Many 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 […]

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NCAA Sport Safety Expert to Speak at HPU

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 7, 2016 – The Congdon School of Health Sciences at High Point University will host Dr. John Parsons, ATC, director of the NCAA Sport Science Institute, for its Distinguished Lecture Series. Parsons will present “The NCAA Agenda for Student-Athlete Health and Safety” at 5:30 p.m. on April 14 in the David […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Vincent Perez Manages Accounts for Gartner

It may be early in the semester, but Commencement will be here before we know it. Many 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 […]

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Student Awarded American Association of University Women Scholarship

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 7, 2016 – High Point University sophomore Melanie Maldonado was awarded an American Association of University Women (AAUW) Scholarship from the Greensboro Branch of AAUW. With this scholarship, Maldonado will attend the AAUW National Conference for College Women Student Leaders (NCCWSL) this June at the University of Maryland. NCCWSL provides a […]

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Students Present at Conference for Tutors Statewide

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 7, 2016 – High Point University student tutors attended the North Carolina Tutor/Supplemental Instruction Conference held at Eastern Carolina University in March. The conference is designed to connect students across North Carolina campuses that serve in roles such as a peer tutor, supplemental instruction or mentor. It provided the opportunity for […]

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HPU to Celebrate Arbor Day in New Amphitheater

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 6, 2016 – High Point University will continue the tradition of celebrating Arbor Day in its newest outdoor learning space. The Arbor Day Celebration will be held at 4 p.m. on April 21 at the new Alumni Avenue Amphitheater. The event is open to the public. At this year’s program, the […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Calla Telzrow Works Toward Microbiology Ph.D.

It may be early in the semester, but Commencement will be here before we know it. Many 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 […]

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Students Plant More Than Seeds with Oak Hill Elementary

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 5, 2016 – High Point University students teamed up with Food Corps to host a Vegetable Gardening Day for students at Oak Hill Elementary School. The HPU students are enrolled in the Healthy Living for the Elementary Child service learning course at HPU and dedicated a semester to educating children at […]

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Alumni Profile: Life in the Director’s Chair

READ MORE ALUMNI SUCCESS STORIES Behind every great radio show is a producer who makes it happen. For 93.9 WKYS, one of D.C.’s top hip hop stations, that person is Dominique Higdon. Higdon is a 2015 graduate of High Point University and an assistant program director at Radio One for 93.9 in Washington, D.C. Her […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Elyse Stoner Accepts Recruiting Position

It may be early in the semester, but Commencement will be here before we know it. Many 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 […]

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Professor: Online Discussions Influence Decision to Participate in Genetic Research

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 4, 2016 – Research published by Dr. Sojung Claire Kim, assistant professor of strategic communication at High Point University, shows that online discussions have a positive impact on people’s intentions to participate in genetic testing and research. The article, titled “Online Discussion Effects on Intention to Participate in Genetic Research: A […]

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