Ware Joins HPU as Payroll Manager

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 24, 2015 – High Point University recently hired Armeka Ware as payroll manager. Ware is responsible for processing of all university payroll accounts and acts as a liaison with the external payroll provider for employees. He also ensures the payroll, time and attendance, and Web benefits systems are operating efficiently and […]

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Class of 2015 Profile: Megan Robinson Recruited by Charlotte Hornets

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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Senior Presents Research at AEJMC Conference

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 23, 2015 – Mallory Drummond, a senior at High Point University, recently presented her paper at the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication conference held in Knoxville, Tennessee, on March 27. Her presentation, titled “To Pray or Not to Pray: Sectarian Prayer in Legislative Meetings,” is about the constitutionality […]

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HPU Celebrates Earth Day with Local Businesses and Wildlife

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 22, 2015 – A festival of local food vendors, environmentally friendly businesses and wildlife took over the Hayworth Park at High Point University today for an Earth Day celebration. Hundreds of students enjoyed food produced by area businesses such as Carolina Corn Roasters, Big Boss Bakery, Miss Jenny’s Pickles and My […]

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Class of 2015 Profile: Michelle Scirica Thrives in Interior Design

With commencement just around the corner, 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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Distinguished Journalist Tom Brokaw to Give HPU’s 91st Commencement Address

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 21, 2015 – High Point University continues its tradition of bringing renowned thought leaders to campus by featuring distinguished journalist Tom Brokaw as its Commencement speaker on May 9. The university will award approximately 963 degrees, making this the largest graduating class in HPU’s history. Brokaw is best known as the […]

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Cartwright Joins HPU as Clinical Counselor

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 20, 2015 – High Point University’s Office of Student Life recently hired Stephanie Cartwright as clinical counselor. As a licensed professional and nationally certified counselor, Cartwright helps assist students in dealing with a broad range of issues, such as anxiety, depression, trauma, grief, loss and stress management. With a background in […]

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HPU Hosts Adapted Field Day for Students With Disabilities

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 20, 2015 – As part of High Point University’s Disability Awareness Week, the Office of Student Life hosted an Adapted Field Day in the Slane Gym on April 16 for more than 100 students with disabilities from the community. “Seeing the students’ faces light up because of the fun they were […]

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Class of 2015 Profile: Marcus Cromwell Hired by Aetna

With commencement just around the corner, 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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#BostonStrong

By: Jessica Wayashe, ‘11   Maybe it was the guy in the cheeseburger costume trudging past me on Heartbreak Hill. It could have been the women running side by side in superhero capes, or the people guiding blind friends and family members toward the finish. Whatever it was, the energy I felt in the midst […]

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