5 Ways Gen Y can Succeed in the Workplace

By: Dr. Shaun Davenport, assistant professor of management   You’ve heard the stories. You can’t escape the labels… “The Entitled Generation,” “The Narcissistic Generation,” and “Generation ME.” There is research to suggest that Generation Y is more narcissistic than previous generations. But their stereotypes fail to take into account some of the unique skills and […]

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Class of 2015 Profile: Patrick Citron Analyzes at Ipreo

With another successful commencement behind us, recent High Point University graduates are preparing to commence prestigious career paths around the world at Fortune 500 companies, international service programs, public school systems, top-tier law, medical and graduate school programs, and many other esteemed organizations thanks to their journey at HPU. Here’s a glimpse of one extraordinary […]

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Greenstein Joins HPU as Business Analyst

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 29, 2015 – High Point University’s Office of Information Technology recently hired Jessica Greenstein as a business analyst. Greenstein is responsible for analyzing existing systems and business processes across the university and identifying improvement strategies. She also provides project management services for the department. With expertise in information technology and business […]

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Hairston Joins HPU in Office of Information Technology

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 28, 2015 – The Office of Information Technology at High Point University recently hired Patrick Hairston as manager of information systems security services. Hairston’s key responsibility is developing policies and training programs for computer systems security at the university. He also develops recommendations for both system controls and monitoring to ensure […]

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Graduate’s Videos Bring William Penn History to Life

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 28, 2015 – High Point University graduate Quinn Hagen, a native of Pennington, New Jersey, helped history come to life through her creative work on the William Penn Project, an effort to document the history of a historic African-American high school. By managing many of the audio-visual aspects of the project, […]

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Class of 2015 Profile: Taylor Lavender Gains Physician Assistant Experience

With another successful commencement behind us, recent High Point University graduates are preparing to commence prestigious career paths around the world at Fortune 500 companies, international service programs, public school systems, top-tier law, medical and graduate school programs, and many other esteemed organizations thanks to their journey at HPU. Here’s a glimpse of one extraordinary […]

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Physical Therapy Forms International Partnership with the University of Otago

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 27, 2015 – High Point University’s Department of Physical Therapy has joined with the School of Physiotherapy at the University of Otago, New Zealand in a partnership that will expand future academic and research opportunities for students. Under the new partnership, the two departments will collaborate on student and faculty exchange […]

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Business Professor Studies Analytical Abilities of Future Accountants

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 27, 2015 – A new article co-authored by Dr. Jo Lacy, assistant professor of accounting at High Point University, explores how well accounting students are prepared to analyze their client’s investment decisions when they enter the workforce. The manuscript, titled “Depreciation’s Effect on Capital Budgeting Metrics Needs More Educator Focus,” is […]

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Class of 2015 Profile: Stephen Lillie Trains for Fortune 500 Company

With another successful commencement behind us, recent High Point University graduates are preparing to commence prestigious career paths around the world at Fortune 500 companies, international service programs, public school systems, top-tier law, medical and graduate school programs, and many other esteemed organizations thanks to their journey at HPU. Here’s a glimpse of one extraordinary […]

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HPU Welcomes Maddrey as Advancement Officer

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 22, 2015 – High Point University’s Department of Institutional Advancement recently hired Kimberly Maddrey as an advancement officer. In this position, Maddrey’s main responsibility is to develop partnerships with parents, alumni and friends of the university and encourage them to invest in the future of the next generation of students who […]

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School of Pharmacy Hires Carter as Administrative Assistant

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 26, 2015 – High Point University’s School of Pharmacy recently hired Courtnie Carter as administrative assistant for the experiential program. Carter will work closely with Dr. Joy Greene, assistant dean, to coordinate the school’s experiential program. This program is designed to educate Doctor of Pharmacy candidates through hands-on learning experiences and […]

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Class of 2015 Profile: L.J. Georgetti Goes to Grad School

With another successful commencement behind us, High Point University seniors are preparing to commence prestigious career paths around the world at Fortune 500 companies, international service programs, public school systems, top-tier law, medical and graduate school programs, and many other esteemed organizations thanks to their journey at HPU. Here’s a glimpse of one extraordinary senior from […]

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Class of 2015 Profile: Megan-Eileen Waldrep Joins Harvey Nash

With another successful commencement behind us, recent High Point University graduates are preparing to commence prestigious career paths around the world at Fortune 500 companies, international service programs, public school systems, top-tier law, medical and graduate school programs, and many other esteemed organizations thanks to their journey at HPU. Here’s a glimpse of one extraordinary senior […]

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