HPU Students and Faculty Recognized for Research and Innovation

HIGH POINT, N.C., Jan. 15, 2020 – Members of the High Point University community frequently conduct, publish and share research and creative works in a variety of ways. Below is a recap of recent research initiatives. HPU Students Present at North Carolina Research Symposium Dr. Joanne Altman, director of undergraduate research and creative works, and […]

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Fox 8 WGHP to Air New Episodes of HPU’s ‘Leadership and Life Skills’ Series

Dr. Bob Brown is founder and CEO of the global business management consulting firm, B&C International. The conversation between HPU President Nido Qubein and Brown will air on Feb. 10. HIGH POINT, N.C., Jan. 13, 2020 – As part of an ongoing commitment to community enrichment, Fox 8 WGHP will air High Point University’s “Leadership […]

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Wanek Family Donates Mentoring Sculpture to High Point University

Ron Wanek, chairman of Ashley Furniture, and his wife, Joyce, have generously given the “Mentoring – Year 2000” sculpture to High Point University which was installed in October outside of the Stout School of Education. HIGH POINT, N.C., Jan. 9, 2020 – Ron Wanek, chairman of Ashley Furniture, and his wife, Joyce, have generously given […]

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HPU to Host MLK Day of Service

During last year’s MLK Day of Service, High Point University student Macketta Johns (center) painted Dorothy Mainhood’s (left) and Kathy Spainhour’s (right) fingernails at Piedmont Christian Home. HIGH POINT, N.C., Jan. 8, 2020 – In honor of Martin Luther King Day, community members can sign up to participate in 28 service projects organized by High […]

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HPU Honors Community Partners with ‘Thank You’ Luncheon

High Point University President Nido Qubein welcomed area business owners and city of High Point leaders at today’s annual Community Partner Luncheon. HIGH POINT, N.C., Jan. 7, 2020 – Today, High Point University welcomed local business owners and city of High Point leaders to celebrate the partnerships that are committed to growing the city. The […]

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HPU Announces New Hires

HIGH POINT, N.C., Jan. 7, 2020 – High Point University welcomed six new staff members in December. They are as follows:     Amber Belvin joined the Fred Wilson School of Pharmacy at HPU as an assessment coordinator. In this role, Belvin monitors and measures learning outcomes for students in the Fred Wilson School of […]

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HPU’s New Christmas Drive Welcomed Nearly 10,000 Visitors to Campus

High Point University hosted its first Christmas Drive event that attracted nearly 10,000 guests to drive through campus and enjoy the holiday decorations.  HIGH POINT, N.C., Dec. 24, 2019 – High Point University started a new tradition with the surrounding community this year with its Christmas Drive event that attracted nearly 10,000 visitors. For six […]

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This Holiday Season, HPU Family Gives Back Through Various Initiatives

High Point University students raised more than $17,500 for the Salvation Army’s Angel Tree Program. HIGH POINT, N.C., Dec. 23, 2019 – Throughout the months of November and December, High Point University students, faculty and staff hosted programs to benefit the local community and beyond. These efforts are part of the 110,000 hours of service […]

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HPU Physician Assistant Studies Faculty Train Guilford County EMS

High Point University’s Billy Vaile (left), Center for Medical Simulation manager in HPU’s Department of Physician Assistant Studies, leads a training opportunity with Guilford County EMS using the university’s high fidelity mannequins.  HIGH POINT, N.C., Dec. 19, 2019 – Today, High Point University’s Department of Physician Assistant Studies faculty were training members of Guilford County […]

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HPU Awards Bieniemy Scholarship to Senior Finance Major

HIGH POINT, N.C., Dec. 19, 2019 – The Earl N. Phillips School of Business at High Point University awarded senior Emily Promise with the Ollie Bieniemy Jr. Endowed Scholarship. The Bieniemy Scholarship is one of the most prestigious scholarships offered by the Phillips School of Business. It was established in memory of Ollie Bieniemy Jr. […]

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HPU Welcomed 15,000 for Night One of its Annual Community Christmas Celebration

Families took a ride through High Point University’s campus on the Polar Express train during its ninth annual Community Christmas event. HIGH POINT, N.C., Dec. 12, 2019 – High Point University kicked off night one of its ninth annual Community Christmas Celebration, celebrating the sights and sounds of the holiday season with 15,000 friends and […]

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