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I want to take a few seconds and congratulate all of you who have been accepted to High Point University, as of recently. I will never forget the day I received my acceptance letter, for it was truly the beginning of a new, incredible chapter of my life.   But enough about that, let’s talk […]
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Tips To Ensure A Successful Freshman Enrollment Process

As a father of three I know all to well the mixture of emotions that high school seniors and parents are currently experiencing. Whether it’s the first child you’re sending to college or the fifth, the enrollment process can at times be overwhelming. There is no roadmap or instructions on how to conquer the transition […]
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Getting On the Right Path

WAIT. IT’S ALREADY SECOND SEMESTER? IT’S ALMOST THE END OF JANUARY? WHAT?!   Time is a funny thing. Sometimes it feels like you have all the time in the world, and other times, it feels like there is simply not enough. It’s easy to fall into the “all the time in the world” trap during […]
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Early Decision 2

  Greetings Future Panthers!   I hope that you are having a fantastic 2013 so far.  Seniors, I am sure that you are having a great last semester of high school.  Right now, you are more than likely starting to finalize your college decision, which means that this is a very exciting time for you.   […]
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‘Tis the Season

The Christmas season is in full swing here at High Point University. Campus looks much like what I would imagine the North Pole would be like (well minus the snow of course)! Holiday carols fill the air as nutcrackers stand guard on the Kester International Promenade.   The holidays are a great time to reflect […]
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I’m thankful for…

Can you believe Thanksgiving is only a few days away? I certainly can’t.  I have definitely had more than enough time to reflect on the things I am thankful for, and I couldn’t be more excited to head back home to New York and spend Thanksgiving at home, with my family. However, we, the students […]
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So much to be thankful for…

Greetings future Panthers! I hope that you are doing well and that you are excited for the Thanksgiving holiday that is right around the corner.  Our students here at High Point University are very excited, and you can tell that by the signs that they made last week as a part of our Gratitude Project. […]
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From the Darkness Comes Light

Luckily, it has been a beautiful couple of weeks here at High Point but it goes without saying that the destruction that Sandy left behind still hangs heavy on the hearts of High Point’s students. With so many of us hailing from the North, like me, countless people have been affected in some way by […]
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  All the families in the path of Hurricane Sandy are in our thoughts and prayers. Let me share with you the message President Qubein sent to the HPU Family today about our involvement to help in this recovery effort for the many families affected.   Dear Staff: All those in the path of Hurricane […]
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Application Season is in Full Swing

We are in full application season now as applications are pouring in from around the country and across the globe.  With just over a week until our Early Decision deadline of November 1st and two weeks until our November 8th Early Action deadline, application activity is running well ahead of last year at this time. […]
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