National Board of Advisors Adds Dr. Anthony Atala

HIGH POINT, N.C., Feb. 23, 2015 – Anthony Atala, a physician and internationally recognized scientist in the field of regenerative medicine, has joined High Point University’s Board of Advisors. HPU’s National Board of Advisors is composed of Fortune 500 CEOs, thought leaders, and distinguished visionaries who have positively impacted the United States and the world in […]

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HPU Senior Interns with Local Accounting Firm

HIGH POINT, N.C., Feb. 27, 2015 – Francesca Zappa, a senior at High Point University, is preparing for her future accounting career as an assurance intern at Smith Leonard, PLLC in High Point. The accounting major from Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, has responsibilities similar to those of a first-year assurance associate. Zappa gets hands-on experience […]

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Author of ‘Superdads’ to Visit HPU

HIGH POINT, N.C., Feb. 27, 2015 – High Point University’s Women and Gender Studies program will host Dr. Gayle Kaufman, the author of “Superdads: How Fathers Balance Work and Family in the 21st Century,” at 7 p.m. on March 4 in Philips 120 on HPU’s campus. The event is free and open to the public. […]

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Admissions Hires New Data Management Specialist

HIGH POINT, N.C., Feb. 26, 2015 – High Point University’s Office of Undergraduate Admissions recently hired Angela Silver as data management specialist. Silver is responsible for maintaining and organizing admissions data and information for the thousands of applicants the university corresponds with each year. She also assists with preparations for several university admissions events. An […]

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Sophomore Meets NBA Legends for Internship

HIGH POINT, N.C., Feb. 26, 2015 – Kyla Molina, a High Point University sophomore and native of Gaithersburg, Maryland, recently attended the NBA All-Star Weekend in New York City to gather sound bites from NBA players and legends and network with industry leaders. Molina attended the conference on behalf of The Basketball Channel, a 24/7/365 […]

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Winter Weather Update for February 26, 2015

Dear HPU Family, For the safety of our HPU community, classes have been canceled until 11:40am on Thursday, February 26th. This allows more time for travel and for conditions on and off campus to improve. All classes from 11:40am on, will operate on a regular schedule. All other University services will maintain their standard schedules. Shuttle […]

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Staff Preps Campus for Safety During Winter Storm

HIGH POINT, N.C., Feb. 25, 2015 – Caring people are a vital component of High Point University. With more than 90 percent of students living on campus, HPU remains open 24 hours a day, seven days a week, even during inclement weather. Teams in Campus Enhancement, Food Services, Security and more are preparing campus for […]

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HPU Welcomes Yardenay as Jewish Life Coordinator

HIGH POINT, N.C., Feb. 25, 2015 – High Point University recently hired Ron Yardenay as the university’s new Jewish Life Coordinator. Yardenay will work with the Chapel and Religious Life Office to serve as a support structure for Jewish life on campus by coordinating relevant programming and acting as a resource for Chapel and Religious […]

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HPU Hires Cox in Office of Communications

HIGH POINT, N.C., Feb. 24, 2015 – The Office of Communications at High Point University recently hired Dalton Cox as video editor and producer. Cox is responsible for producing and editing videos for HPU that will inform students of campus life, growth and student opportunities. This content will be available on the HPU YouTube channel […]

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Faculty Featured in Sechrest Gallery Exhibition

HIGH POINT, N.C., Feb. 24, 2015 – The Sechrest Gallery at High Point University will showcase the art of HPU faculty in an upcoming exhibition. The exhibit, which opens March 16, will remain in the gallery until April 30. A reception will be held at 4 p.m. on March 26. The exhibition highlights HPU’s School […]

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HPU Reaches Semifinals in Ethics Bowl

HIGH POINT, N.C., Feb. 23, 2015 – A team of six High Point University students made its way to the semifinal round in the fourth annual North Carolina Independent Colleges and Universities Ethics Bowl tournament, held Feb. 6-7 at Campbell University School of Law in Raleigh. The HPU team of Michael Ball, Emily Pearl, Hunter […]

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