Class of 2017 Profile: Mallory Heffelfinger Leads Her Elementary Classroom

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 Fall Family Weekend Welcomes Thousands to Campus and City

Families packaged 20,000 meals for local agencies HIGH POINT, N.C., Sept. 25, 2017 – High Point University welcomed approximately 5,000 visitors during Fall Family Weekend on Sept. 22-24. The annual fall event is a time for HPU students and families to experience together the university’s academic and cultural opportunities, as well as offerings throughout the […]

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How Undergraduates Can Understand the Universe

This story is featured in the most recent edition of the HPU Magazine. Learn how one faculty member’s mentorship has given students out-of-this-world opportunities.   By Dr. Brad Barlow, assistant professor of astrophysics The study of astrophysics begs big questions and presents real challenges. There are complex terms and theories, and unlike much of physics, chemistry or […]

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HPU Welcomes New Faculty to College of Arts and Sciences

HIGH POINT, N.C., Sept. 20, 2017 – High Point University welcomes 10 new faculty members to the David R. Hayworth College of Arts and Sciences.   Dr. Beth Carter, Visiting Assistant Professor of Japanese Carter teaches beginner and intermediate Japanese language courses as well as First Year Seminars examining Samurai and premodern Japanese literature. She […]

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Class of 2017 Profile: Colleen Mulrey Attends Graduate School at the University of Tennessee

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 Fall Family Weekend to Bring Thousands of Visitors to Campus and City

Families will package 20,000 meals for local agencies HIGH POINT, N.C., Sept. 19, 2017 – High Point University will host approximately 5,000 visitors during Family Weekend, Sept. 22-24. The annual fall event is a time for HPU students and families to experience together the university’s academic and cultural opportunities, as well as offerings throughout the […]

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Class of 2017 Profile: Ally Astone Recruits for Corporate Clients

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 Senior Gains Sales Experience Through Internship with Panasonic

HIGH POINT, N.C., Sept. 18, 2017 – High Point University senior Brady Brehm pitched new technology to collegiate and professional sports teams during his summer internship with Panasonic. While working for Panasonic Enterprise Solutions Company in Denver, the Littleton, Colorado, native worked with a team to educate and persuade athletic directors and stadium owners to […]

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HPU Welcomes Inaugural Physical Therapy Doctoral Class

High Point University’s Congdon School of Health Sciences welcomed the inaugural Physical Therapy Doctoral Class with a White Coat Ceremony on Sept. 10. The class is comprised of 60 students from 19 states, selected from 1,000 applications. This fall, HPU officially opens the $120 million Congdon Hall, home to the Congdon School of Health Sciences […]

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HPU Announces Academic and Professional Achievements

HIGH POINT, N.C., Sept. 14, 2017 – High Point University students, faculty and staff recently received the following academic and professional awards and recognitions.   AmeriCorps VISTAs Recognized at City Council Meeting Nine HPU graduates serving as AmeriCorps VISTAs were recognized by the High Point City Council during its meeting on Aug. 21. Mayor Bill […]

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Class of 2017 Profile: Taylor Cunningham Attends WVU School of Medicine

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: Miriam Webster Begins Interior Design Career

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 Names Prize Winners for Annual Piano Competition

HIGH POINT, N.C., Sept. 13, 2017 – High Point University awarded $10,000 in prizes at its third annual piano competition on Sept. 9. Three finalists performed for a crowd of more than 200 HPU students, faculty and community members at Hayworth Fine Arts Center. Lin Ye won first place and a $5,000 prize. Rixiang Huang […]

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Class of 2017 Profile: Christine Saad Heads to Law 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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HPU Students Give to United Way’s ‘CANpaign’

HIGH POINT, N.C., Sept. 12, 2017 – Leaders and volunteers from the United Way of Greater High Point were greeted with boxes of food from High Point University students and staff on campus today. UWGHP’s delivery vans arrived as part of the organization’s “CANpaign” Kick Off, event and the Student Government Association presented nearly 400 […]

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Class of 2017 Profile: Michael Esposito Leads in Project Management Role

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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