Class of 2017 Profile: Garr Goes to Grad School for Biomedical Visualization

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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Science in the Summer: HPU’s STEM Camp Kicks off for Local Kids

Above: Ashwaq Althubity, a graduate student in HPU’s Stout School of Education (right), leads (from left to right) Adam Koonce, Riley Lemons and Sean Edwards, rising fifth-graders at the North Carolina Leadership Academy, through a rocket building activity.  HIGH POINT, N.C., June 19, 2017 – Riley Robinson began building her rocket today at High Point University’s […]

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Class of 2017 Profile: Richie Gengel Customizes His Career at Tom James

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 Animal Behavior in South Africa

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 15, 2017 – Meerkats, elephants and penguins. What do these animals have in common? Each one has been studied by High Point University students as part of a Maymester course in South Africa. HPU Global Experience programs, also known as “Maymesters,” are short-term study abroad opportunities that allow students to fulfill […]

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Class of 2017 Profile: Nicole Drinkwater Joins Better Business Bureau

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’s Third PA Class Welcomed During the Profession’s 50th Anniversary

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 11, 2017 – The timing of today’s White Coat Ceremony for physician assistant students at High Point University was significant. Fifty years ago, the physician assistant profession was established to help medical doctors improve the lives of patients in the midst of a growing population and increasing demand for health care. […]

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Junior Receives Celia Moh Scholarship

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 9, 2017 – Addison Gantt, a rising junior at High Point University, has been selected to receive the Celia Moh Scholarship for the 2017-18 academic year. The scholarship will pay for full tuition, room, board, books and fees. Gantt is a Salisbury native majoring in visual merchandising design. She is one […]

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Class of 2017 Profile: Jenna Irvin

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 Hosts Free Arts Splash Concert

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 7, 2017 – High Point University will host an evening of free music featuring Laney Jones and the Spirits starting at 6 p.m. on June 25 at the Cottrell Amphitheater. The concert is part of the Arts Splash summer concert series organized by the High Point Arts Council. It is free […]

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Class of 2017 Profile: Megan Painter Attends Graduate School at UVA

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 Academic and Professional Achievements

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 6, 2017 – High Point University students, faculty and staff recently received the following academic and professional awards and recognitions. Graduate Awarded Most Outstanding Senior Award Haley McKeown was honored with High Point University’s Most Outstanding Senior Award at the Onward with Faithful Courage Senior Send Off event, held on May […]

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HPU Announces New Hires

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 2, 2017 – High Point University welcomed five new faculty and staff members during the month of May. They are as follows: Dr. James Pampush joined the Congdon School of Health Sciences as an assistant professor of exercise science. Pampush teaches anatomy courses to undergraduate students and graduate students in the […]

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Nonprofit Leadership and Management Program Hosts Professors from Thailand

From left to right, Heidi Fischer, HPU director of study abroad; Dr. Christine Cugliari, associate professor of nonprofit leadership; and Nicole Jacobs, capacity building advisor with RTI International, stand alongside visiting Khone Kaen faculty, Dr. Buapun Promphakping, Rattaphon Pitakthepsombat and Dr. Sataporn Roengtam. HIGH POINT, N.C., June 1, 2017 – Faculty from the University of […]

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Class of 2017 Profile: Gianna Carrabotta Designs for Restoration Hardware

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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Studying the Sky: HPU Professor Joins NASA Research Expedition to South Africa

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 24, 2017 – A High Point University professor is part of a research expedition team traveling to South Africa to collect data for NASA’s New Horizons probe. Jeff Regester, HPU instructor of physics and astronomy, is a lead observer on a team that includes scientists from NASA’s Jet Propulsion Lab, MIT, […]

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Class of 2017 Profile: James Ensor Forges a Career in Finance

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: Sarah Moses Secures Sales Position with Staples 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: Elizabeth Pellegrini Heads to Law School at College of William & Mary

Name: Elizabeth Pellegrini Hometown: Pittsford, New York Major: Pellegrini graduated with majors in Business Administration and Political Science on May 6. Post-graduation plans: Pellegrini will further her education by attending law school at the College of William & Mary. She begins classes in the fall. How HPU helped you get there: “HPU provided so many opportunities […]

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Qubein Broadens Vision for Downtown, Commits to Raising $38 Million in Private Funds

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 17, 2017 – Dr. Nido Qubein, longtime citizen of High Point and president of High Point University, delivered the keynote address, titled “Onward with Faithful Courage: Our City. Our Future.” today at the High Point Convention and Visitors Bureau Annual Meeting. During his presentation, he announced the following: -Qubein accepted Forward […]

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