Monthly archives for February, 2013

New Housing Policy – What’s you...

New Housing Policy – What’s your opinion? For
By Jessica Strickler, Staff Writer  February 6, 2013 I realize that as a rising senior, I should be opposed to most of the housing changes that High Point University is electing to make for fall 2013 because they “aren’t in my favor.” But I’m not. I believe HPU has made the best decision they could in regards to housing because it will sustai [...]

New Housing Policy – What’s you...

New Housing Policy – What’s your opinion? Against
By Tatiana Kresefsky, Staff Writer February 6, 2013 High Point University has some amazing features to it. When we, the students, first came on tour, we were probably awe-struck by the beauty of the campus—with one of the best parts being housing. Here at HPU, there is no such thing as bad housing. All of the dorms are kept immaculate and if [...]

Sadie Leder, assistant professor of p...

Sadie Leder
By Savannah Simons, Staff Writer February 6, 2013 Sadie Leder, an assistant professor of psychology, is currently working on her third full year of teaching at High Point University. Leder came to HPU in the fall of 2010 after receiving a Ph.D. in social personality psychology from the University of Buffalo in New York. Leder’s expertise focu [...]

Valentine’s Day date ideas that do no...

Valentine’s Day date ideas that do not have to break the bank for you
By Jodi Guglielmi, A&E Editor February 6, 2013 Valentine’s Day is quickly approaching, which means the perfect date planning time is limited. While everyone wants to impress his or her significant other, it can be hard to go all out while on a college budget. Between groceries and weekend activities alone, finding the extra cash to splurg [...]

CAT calendar: 2013 spring semester pr...

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By Brittany Muldoon, Staff Writer February 6, 2013 Are you excited for the spring semester? Well, so are the members of the Campus Activities Team. Spring semester is bound to be full of fun: new classes, fresh faces, and, of course, the abundance of events that CAT has put together for students to enjoy throughout the semester. Whether you’ [...]

HPU Civitan Club giving back, serving...

HPU Civitan Club giving back, serving community in big way
By Chelsie Gastright, Organization Editor February 6, 2013 There is nothing more genuine than the act of charitable service. The act of helping another who needs it most is a feeling that is humbling and gratifying, and at High Point University, there are student organizations that make their primary goal serving and assisting others through [...]