NSF Funds Student’s Research on Eco-Friendly Fish Bait

HIGH POINT, N.C., July 18, 2016 – Jordan Krisfalusi-Gannon, a rising sophomore at High Point University, is assisting scientists in perfecting sustainable fish bait that could bring substantial environmental and economic benefits. As a research intern at Kepley BioSystems Inc., a life sciences company in Greensboro, Gannon is part of a unique summer research program […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Leigh Thomas Styles for Ralph Lauren on Fifth Avenue

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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NY Mets Select Senior as Player Relations Intern

HIGH POINT, N.C., July 25, 2016 – High Point University senior Cameron Scott’s internship has landed him in the big leagues this summer working with the New York Mets. The communication major from Queens, New York, is a player relations intern for the team, coordinating activities involving media and community relations. This involves daily interaction […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Sarah Carr Oversees Residents in Raleigh

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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Professor Publishes Research on Parental Alienation in the US

HIGH POINT, N.C., July 22, 2016 – High Point University assistant professor of psychology Sadie Leder Elder partnered with the HPU Survey Research Center and researchers from Colorado State University for a study on the prevalence of parental alienation in the U.S. The results were published recently in an article, titled “Prevalence of Parental Alienation […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Emily Beilman Selected for Management Development Program

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 Conducts Research at Smithsonian Natural History Museum

HIGH POINT, N.C., July 21, 2016 – High Point University biology major Elizabeth Reardon is studying the DNA of different bird species this summer as she interns at the Smithsonian Institution National Museum of Natural History in Washington, D.C. Reardon, a rising senior from East Sandwich, Massachusetts, is part of a 10-week program for undergraduates called the […]

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5 Things You Might Not Know About Your City

As “High Point’s University,” HPU is committed to the city it calls home. The university continually partners with High Point on community service projects, experiential learning opportunities, business endeavors and more. These efforts underscore HPU’s commitment to the community and demonstrate a desire for local engagement. Brush up on your High Point trivia with these […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Casey Dowd Commences Career in HR

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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Local Athletes Participate in HPU’s NIH Study

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Local athletes are part of a study underway at High Point University’s Human Biomechanics and Physiology Lab, funded by the largest National Institutes of Health Grant the university has ever secured. Their goal is find ways to prevent ACL tears, which are more likely to occur in young female athletes. The ongoing study is still seeking […]

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Flags Fly at Half-Staff for Baton Rouge

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Flags on the High Point University campus are flying at half-staff out of respect for the victims of the attack on police officers on July 17 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Flags will remain lowered until July 22, according to a proclamation issued by United States President Barack Obama.

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Student Interns at Vanderbilt Mortgage and Finance

HIGH POINT, N.C., July 19, 2016 – High Point University rising senior Caleb Waltersdorf is learning the ins and outs of the business world through his internship at Vanderbilt Mortgage and Finance this summer. Within the Bankruptcy Department, his job responsibilities include managing accounts, communicating with customers and setting up payment plans. “I am the […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Jacqueline Reilly Develops Business for Wayfair

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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