Sweetheart Auction Raises Funds for High School Scholarships

HIGH POINT, N.C., FEB. 25, 2013 – High Point University’s Delta Sigma Theta Sorority had some Valentine’s Day fun to benefit local high school students. The Second Annual Sweetheart Auction raised $1,100 for the Upsilon Alpha Achievement Scholarship Fund, which awards two High Point high school seniors $1000 scholarships to any college of their choice. […]

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Students and Faculty Present at Civic Engagement Institute

HIGH POINT, N.C., Feb. 22, 2013 – A team of High Point University students and faculty recently presented two sessions at North Carolina Campus Compact’s Civic Engagement Institute. The conference, held at Elon University, brought together teams from 28 campuses across North Carolina to focus on the theme “Becoming Citizens, Becoming Community.” The HPU sessions […]

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Diversity Club Introduces Students to New Cultures

HIGH POINT, N.C., Feb. 22, 2013 – Introducing and educating students on different cultures is the goal of one of High Point University’s newest clubs. The Diversity Club was established last semester and recently held its first activity, a trip to the International Civil Rights Museum in Greensboro. The Diversity Club will focus on cultures […]

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Professor Publishes eBook on Being an Early Career Psychologist

HIGH POINT, N.C., Feb. 21, 2013 – Dr. Sadie Leder, assistant professor of psychology and associate director of the Survey Research Center at High Point University, recently co-authored and co-edited an eBook called, “So You Landed a Job – What’s Next? Advice for Early Career Psychologists from Early Career Psychologists.” In 2010, Leder was the […]

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HPU to Welcome Esteemed Authors for Spring Reading Series

HIGH POINT, N.C., Feb. 21, 2013 – High Point University will host writers Christine Marshall and Matthew Kirkpatrick to read from their works and answer questions about writing and publishing during the Spring Reading Series. Part of the Faculty Cultural Enrichment Grant Series, the reading will be held at 7 p.m. on March 18 in […]

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Professor Battles Childhood Obesity with Dinosaurs

HIGH POINT, N.C., Feb. 20, 2013 – Dr. Tony Kemerly, chair of the department of exercise science at High Point University, just released his latest book for families, titled “Dino-Might: Fun Conditioning Exercises for Kid People Who Love Dinosaurs.” The book is designed for children with an interest in dinosaurs, and displays exercises to strengthen […]

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Senior Lands TV Programming Internship in Miami

HIGH POINT, N.C., Feb. 19, 2013 – Greg Berzinski, a senior majoring in communication with a concentration in electronic media at High Point University, recently had the chance to network with top-tier media executives through an internship at the National Association of Television Program Executives (NATPE). As an intern at NATPE, Berzinski attended sessions on […]

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