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7 Tips for a Thinner Thanksgiving

11.21.2014
Each year, the average American gains five pounds between Thanksgiving and the New Year. Thanksgiving is about expressing thankfulness and spending quality time with friends and family, and much of that time tends to be centered around food. That’s why we are sharing a few tips to maintaining, not gaining, over the holidays:   7. […]
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12 Places HPU Students Can’t Get Enough of

11.5.2014
It’s true – High Point University has everything a student could possibly need within walking distance of your dorm room. However, the school is also surrounded by a growing city that is buzzing with local appeal, and HPU students definitely have their favorites! Here are the top 12 things High Point Students can’t get enough […]
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Found @High Point, Not @Home: 8 Southern Brands you NTK

10.8.2014
High Point University is home to students from 46 states and 30 countries – we’re a melting pot of cultures and traditions. Since 80% of the student body is from outside of the Old North State, there’s a lot of Carolina culture that seems foreign at first. And just as the north prizes their Old Bay […]
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6 Apps to Keep Your Life in Check

09.19.2014
Phones come and go, but apps are forever. Whether you are eagerly anticipating the release of the iPhone 6 today, have already decided what you love and hate about iOS 8 operating system, or are sticking it out with ol’ faithful until your contract ends, there is one thing we all share equal opportunity in: apps. […]
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The Hidden Menu

08.29.2014
You’ve heard the rumors of #HackTheMenu, or maybe the Starbucks secret menu. Are these secret items all urban legend, or just plain excellent customer service? After polling a group of HPU students, we are taking you behind the scenes and uncovering some of the “Hidden Menu” items at every dining location on campus, both created […]
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3 days to #HPUMoveIn: HPU’s Best-Kept Secrets

08.20.2014
Only 3 days remain until #HPU2018 moves in! By now, most of you have visited campus. You’ve toured and seen our state-of-the-art academic facilities, our unparalleled living quarters, and our relaxing and inspiring areas for self-reflection. But there are a few hiding gems you may not have seen during your tour. Today we’re letting you […]
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The Freshman Bucket List

08.13.2014
In honor of 10 days until move-in, here is a list of 10 freshman must-do’s for the Class of 2018 for your first year at High Point University. 1.     Eat at 1924 Prime Steakhouse (make your reservations here) 2.     Attend a CAT (Campus Activities Team) event. Welcome Home Bingo will take place on move-in weekend, […]
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Summer in the Southern Hemisphere

07.31.2014
by Kara Benkovich You could call it the summer of a lifetime. For me, this summer is sure to be one I won’t soon forget, as I will be embarking on not one, but two dynamic international Study Abroad trips to the Amazon of South America and the ancient splendor of Athens, Greece. As I […]
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One day she’ll be your “Floss Boss”

02.20.2014
Teeth! You mostly think of your own, how they form a smile, how white they are and probably the dentist and your major fear of him or her, as most people tend to tell me. But…did you forget what they’re mostly there for? Think about it…that’s right – for food! Well, for grinding and breaking […]
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Bonners take on the HPU Ropes Course

11.18.2013
The Millis Estate: A Donation that offers an outer body experience for students Donated in late 2011, the 22-acre Millis Estate offers a house to be used for professional meetings and retreats, as well as tons of open outdoor space. Not only is the Millis Estate often used for paintball (one of the awesome events […]
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