HPU Announces New Hires

HIGH POINT, N.C., Dec. 7, 2018 – High Point University welcomed four new staff members during the month of November. They are as follows: Jennifer Roberts joined the Office of Accounting Services at HPU as budget director. She manages the operating and capital budget processes for the university and develops the annual budget. She also […]

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HPU Alumna Establishes Endowment for Pro Bono Physical Therapy Clinic

HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 28, 2018 – Emily Millis-Hiatt, a resident of High Point and alumna of High Point University, has established an endowment for HPU’s Pro Bono Physical Therapy Clinic. The $250,000 gift created the Pro Bono Physical Therapy Clinic Support Endowment, which will support salary, benefits and professional development for physical therapists in […]

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Students Write Political Speeches for Local and State Dignitaries

HIGH POINT, N.C., Dec. 6, 2018 – High Point University’s Nido R. Qubein School of Communication graduate students worked with local and state dignitaries to write and deliver a political speech. HPU’s Dr. Brandon Lenoir, assistant professor of political communication, had his students work with city of High Point Mayor Jay Wagner and the majority […]

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SCEC Hosts Special Populations Christmas Dance

Participants crowded the dance floor at Morehead Recreation Center for HPU Student Council for Exceptional Children’s (SCEC) Special Populations Christmas Dance on Dec. 4. HIGH POINT, N.C., Dec. 6, 2018 – High Point University’s Student Council for Exceptional Children’s Special Populations Christmas Dance welcomed about 100 participants and plenty of holiday spirit. HPU’s SCEC, which […]

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Physician Assistant Students Welcome Southwest Guilford High School Students

Nearly two dozen Southwest Guilford High School students visited HPU’s Center for Medical Simulation to experience what a career in physician assistant studies might look like. HIGH POINT, N.C., Dec. 5, 2018 – High Point University’s physician assistant students helped local high school students become interested in pursuing a career in the medical field. “It’s […]

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Students Stuff Stockings for Local Children

HPU’s Student Government Association packed more than 500 stockings to support the Salvation Army’s Stuff a Stocking campaign. The university filled more than 70 percent of the Salvation Army’s goal. HIGH POINT, N.C., Dec. 4, 2018 – High Point University’s Community Center was packed with student “elves” as they stuffed more than 500 stockings for […]

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HPU’s Musical Empowerment Provides Instruments and Lessons to Kirkman Park Elementary Students

HPU’s Musical Empowerment group provides free musical lessons to Kirkman Park Elementary students. HPU’s Musical Empowerment partnered with the Student Government Association to raise funds to purchase the instruments for the students. HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 30, 2018 – High Point University’s Musical Empowerment group wants to keep the passion for music alive in Kirkman […]

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Pharmacy Students Honored by North Carolina Insurance Commissioner Mike Causey

Students Helped Save Medicare Recipients More Than $47,000 Across the Triad. HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 26, 2018 – High Point University’s Fred Wilson School of Pharmacy students were recognized for saving clients more than $47,000 on their Part D Medicare plans as Seniors’ Health Insurance Information Program (SHIIP) counselors. North Carolina’s Department of Insurance Commissioner […]

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HPU’s Stout School of Education Welcomes Children for Book Buddy Celebration

HPU junior Taylor Keys crafts an ornament with Star, a student from Montlieu Academy who she’s been tutoring since September. HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 15, 2018 – High Point University’s Stout School of Education lobby was filled with more than 40 students from Montlieu Academy and Fairview Elementary School on Nov. 14 for the culmination […]

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