Meet Emily Lyon

This story is featured in the Spring 2019 edition of the HPU Magazine. Discover below how one HPU student-athlete made the most of her four years at High Point University.  A senior goalkeeper for the women’s soccer team, Lyon is a four-time Dean’s List honoree, four-time Millis Scholar-Athlete and was accepted into medical school at […]

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December Extraordinary Leader: The Researcher Who Overcame

When it comes to the human body, Elisabeth Holt sees it as “super cool.” She’s researched it, written about it and presented her findings in front of well-educated strangers at three separate conferences. Meanwhile, she has been the coordinator for two projects at the Human Biomechanics and Physiology Lab at High Point University. That is […]

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Class of 2022 Profile: Melanie Wallace Pursues Athletic Training

HPU’s newest cohort of students represents a wide variety of academic achievement, service, backgrounds, cultures and geographic locations. Melanie Wallace, one member of the Class of 2022, brings with her many accolades and achievements. Below, discover how she plans to make the most out of her time at HPU:  Name: Melanie Wallace Hometown: Woodbridge, Virginia High school attended: Woodbridge […]

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HPU Pharmacy Students Join Campus and Community

During a day of service, pharmacy students organized books at D-UP, a nonprofit organization on Washington Street dedicated to keeping kids active. Pictured from left to right are students Kimberly Varner of Raleigh, Baily Coble of Kernersville and Cathy Le of Jamestown, all sorting books at D-UP. HIGH POINT, N.C., Aug. 21, 2018 – High […]

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HPU Breaks Records with Largest Number of New Students and Total Enrollment

HIGH POINT, N.C., Aug. 13, 2018 – High Point University will welcome more than 1,500 new students, the largest number of new students in university history, as well as 5,200 total students, the university’s largest total enrollment, when classes begin on Aug. 21. The university is also launching new academic programs and making progress on […]

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NC Legislators Visit HPU’s Physician Assistant Program

HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 6, 2017 – High Point University Physician Assistant students and faculty welcomed members of the North Carolina House of Representatives to campus today for an inside look at the program’s achievements, a Q&A with PA students and a tour of the facilities. Representatives John Faircloth and Amos Quick began their visit […]

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HPU Announces Academic and Professional Achievements

HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 13, 2017 – High Point University students, faculty and staff recently received the following academic and professional awards and recognitions.     Music Professor Performs with the North Carolina Symphony Dr. Scott MacLeod, assistant professor of voice at HPU, recently performed as a soloist with the North Carolina Symphony “Pops” tour. […]

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Never Miss an Opportunity to Network

Air travel offers you a great quick-pitch opportunity. When you’re seated next to a stranger, take the initiative to make a connection. Larry Quinn, HPU’s Sales Education Director, has developed a set of principles to help you take advantage of these chance encounters — guidelines for selling yourself at a moment’s notice. On a plane, […]

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