HPU to Host Inaugural Piano Competition

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 21, 2015 – High Point University will host an inaugural piano competition, funded by the Randall Thomas Johnson Trust, June 4-6 that will bring three talented finalists to campus to compete for $10,000 in prizes. The competition will be held in the Hayworth Fine Arts Center. It is free and open […]

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Class of 2015 Profile: Briayna Cuffie Masters Homeland Security

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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5 Things that Made HPU’s Commencement Unique

Another High Point University Commencement celebration is behind us. With degrees in hand on May 9, HPU seniors crossed the stage that serves as a bridge from their undergraduate educational journey to their next big steps in the world. It’s a time for the Class of 2015 to reflect on their past four years at […]

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More than Just a Jacket: Interning for Letterman’s Farewell Season

By: Britton Nagy, Class of 2015   A legendary combination of white leather and fine wool, artfully stitched together and embellished with patches reading “LS ’14.” It is the last of its kind; the final of an iconic series of ‘Letterman jackets’ from the 21-year-running Late Show with David Letterman—and it’s mine. The Letterman jacket, […]

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HPU Welcomes Emerich as Manager of Computing Training Services

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 20, 2015 – The Office of Information Technology at High Point University recently hired Debra Emerich as manager of computing training services. Emerich leads a team that finds opportunities to improve teaching and learning through the application of technology. Her team trains instructors to design and develop online curriculum. They also […]

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Class of 2015 Profile: Matthew Burns Attends Law School

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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Rising Junior Receives Celia Moh Scholarship

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 19, 2015 – Meredith Matsakis, a rising junior at High Point University, was recently selected to receive the Celia Moh Scholarship for the upcoming academic year. The scholarship will pay for full tuition, room, board, books and fees. A committee composed of notable home furnishings industry executives selected Matsakis and two […]

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Campus Chronicle Receives First Place in ASPA Competition

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 19, 2015 – High Point University’s student newspaper, The Campus Chronicle, was recently awarded first place in the 2015 American Scholastic Press Association’s Annual Review and Contest Awards. The contest compares student publications throughout the country on content, design, photography and overall quality. Jodi Guglielmi, the 2014-15 editor in chief of […]

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Class of 2015 Profile: Sophia Andreatos Designs Custom Screen Prints

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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Class of 2015 Profile: John Holland Commences Business Career

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 Lowers Flags for Peace Officers Memorial Day

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 15, 2015 – High Point University is lowering its flags to half-staff today in honor of Peace Officers Memorial Day. In 2013, President Barack Obama declared May 15 as Peace Officers Memorial Day to honor the local, state and federal peace officers who have died in the line of duty. The flags […]

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