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February 2016

Registration

February 5 @ 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
R. G. Wanek Center, Main Level

Conferences with Faculty

February 5 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Schedule in Advance by calling 336.841.9478

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Movie: “Inside Out”

February 5 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
R. G. Wanek Center, Extraordinaire Cinema
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After young Riley is uprooted from her Midwest life and moved to San Francisco, her emotions - Joy, Fear, Anger, Disgust and Sadness - conflict on how best to navigate a new city, house, and school.

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Campus Walking Tour

February 5 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
R. G. Wanek Center, Main Level
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Please arrive 15 minutes before the scheduled tour time, the tour group will leave on time.  This is a walking tour of campus, so please dress accordingly, and plan on allotting 1.5 hours.

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Parents Council Information Session

February 5 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Phillips Hall, Francis Auditorium

The High Point University Parents Council is open to all parents who are interested in supporting High Point University’s mission to deliver educational experiences that enlighten, challenge and prepare students to lead lives of significance in complex global communities through a variety of support and volunteer opportunities that assist in enhancing the student and parent experience.    

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Parents Council Meeting and Information Session

February 5 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Cottrell Hall, Baur Institute for Executive Education

The High Point University Parents Council is open to all parents who are interested in supporting High Point University’s mission to deliver educational experiences that enlighten, challenge and prepare students to lead lives of significance in complex global communities through a variety of support and volunteer opportunities that assist in enhancing the student and parent experience.

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Family Bingo

February 5 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Slane Student Center, Gym
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It’s simple – play bingo and win prizes! Plus meet other HPU students and their families at this popular Family Weekend event. The games are ongoing from 7:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Feel free to drop in at any time.

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Stephanie Quayle*

February 5 @ 7:30 pm - 8:45 pm
Hayworth Fine Arts Center, Pauline Theatre

Bang! Boom! Pow!  Stephanie Quayle packs a heavy punch of captivating vocals, contagious energy and a commanding presence on stage and in the studio. The Nashville recording artist and songwriter is an undeniable force in today’s country music scene as she continues to garner attention from fans and industry tastemakers across the globe. The Montana-native brings a refreshing style to her music rooted in her authentic western upbringing and influenced by her expansive musical taste creating a sound that resonates…

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Movie: “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 2”

February 5 @ 9:30 pm - 11:00 pm
R. G. Wanek Center, Extraordinaire Cinema
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As the war of Panem escalates to the destruction of other districts by the Capitol, Katniss Everdeen, the reluctant leader of the rebellion, must bring together an army against President Snow, while all she holds dear hangs in the balance.

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Registration

February 6 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
R. G. Wanek Center, Main Level

Faculty Lecture Series: Dr. Tjai Nielsen

February 6 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Wilson Commerce, Ballroom

"Tumultuous Times: Leading In An Age of Constant Change" Dr. Tjai Nielsen will discuss why it can be so challenging for leaders during times of tumultuous change both inside and outside their organizations. This will be followed by a discussion of what leaders can do to keep their employees engaged and productive in the midst of numerous distractions.  

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University Update with the President *

February 6 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Hayworth Fine Arts Center
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Join High Point University’s President Dr. Nido Qubein in a session on growth and progression at HPU. **Due to space, only guests with badges will be seated. Overflow seating will be in the R. G. Wanek, Extraordinaire Cinema.  Seating is limited, available first come, first serve.** *HPU Family Weekend Badge and/or a student Passport is required for access to this event.  Guests with badges and/or student Passports will be welcomed 60 minutes before start time.

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Family Weekend Service Project

February 6 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Slane Student Center, Gym

Feeding Children Everywhere and High Point University are teaming up to package healthy meals for hungry families through the High Point University Family Weekend Hunger Project.  All families are welcome to participate in the great project.  

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Lecture Series: Marilyn Sherman

February 6 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Phillips Hall, Francis Auditorium
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Marilyn Sherman has spent years motivating and inspiring audiences to get out of their comfort zone and get a front-row seat in life. After starting her career in corporate America, she is now seen as the go-to motivational keynote speaker for corporate and association markets that want their people to improve their morale, teamwork, and communication skills and ultimately achieve more results. With her background as a training officer for a major finance company, Marilyn honed her skills to motivate…

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Campus Walking Tour

February 6 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
R. G. Wanek Center, Main Level
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Please arrive 15 minutes before the scheduled tour time, the tour group will leave on time.  This is a walking tour of campus, so please dress accordingly, and plan on allotting 1.5 hours.

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Women’s Basketball vs. Presbyterian

February 6 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Come cheer on the HPU Women's basketball team against Presbyterian.

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Movie: “Inside Out”

February 6 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
R. G. Wanek Center, Extraordinaire Cinema
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Student A Cappella Concert

February 6 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Hayworth Fine Arts Center, Pauline Theatre
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Listen to High Point University's premier men's and women's a cappella groups.  

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Faculty Lecture: Dr. Joy Greene “What Can Your Pharmacist Do For You?”

February 6 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Phillips Hall, Francis Auditorium

What Can Your Pharmacist Do For YOU? Pharmacists have graduate training and are considered the medication experts yet often, patients do not utilize their pharmacists to the fullest potential.  Patients are often confused about which over-the-counter medications are best for them or how their prescription medication may interact with certain foods.  Your family pharmacist can serve as a wealth of information to improve your health and to manage your medications.  Your pharmacists can be as important to your health as…

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Men’s Basketball vs. Liberty

February 6 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Millis Athletic/Convocation Center
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Come cheer on the HPU Men's basketball team against Liberty.

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