97% of HPU Graduates Are Employed or Furthering Their Education within 6 Months of Graduation

HPU’s 97% career and continuing education ranking is 11 points above the national average. HIGH POINT, N.C., March 17, 2020 – High Point University graduates continue to achieve success after they complete their HPU education. Data collected by HPU, in accordance with the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) standards, shows 97% of the […]

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HPU Professor Chosen for National Fellowship Supporting Underrepresented STEM Faculty

HIGH POINT, N.C., Aug. 3, 2020 – Dr. Veronica Segarra, assistant professor of biology at High Point University, was selected as a fellow in the second cohort of the IAspire Leadership Academy, part of Aspire Alliance’s Institutional Change Initiative. The program is aimed at helping STEM faculty from underrepresented backgrounds ascend to leadership roles at […]

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Spectrum News: Dr. Jordan Smith Secures $10,000 Grant for Local Organization

Dr. Jordan Smith, assistant professor and co-curricular coordinator in High Point University’s Fred Wilson School of Pharmacy, recently secured a grant for the Community Clinic of High Point to administer influenza vaccines to patients free of charge for the 2020-21 flu season. The $10,000 grant was administered by the Guilford CARES Nonprofit Assistance Grant Program […]

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HPU Professor Secures $10,000 Grant For Community Clinic of High Point

Dr. Jordan Smith, assistant professor and co-curricular coordinator in High Point University’s Fred Wilson School of Pharmacy, recently secured a $10,000 grant for the Community Clinic of High Point to administer influenza vaccines for the 2020-21 flu season. HIGH POINT, N.C., July 29, 2020 – Dr. Jordan Smith, assistant professor and co-curricular coordinator in High […]

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Internship Profile: Abigail Meeks Finds a Bright Future with Colgate-Palmolive

  READ MORE INTERNSHIP PROFILES Name: Abigail Meeks Hometown: Canton, Ohio Year: Class of 2020 Major: Double majoring in business administration and marketing with minors in sales and economics Internship: Meeks joins Colgate-Palmolive as a global marketing and innovation development, wellness intern where she works cross-functionally amongst different departments to facilitate success within her projects. […]

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HPU Poll: N.C. Registered Voters See Coronavirus as Major Threat to State, U.S. and World Economies

HIGH POINT, N.C., July 27, 2020 – A new High Point University Poll finds large majorities of North Carolina registered voters see the coronavirus as a major threat to the U.S. economy (79%), the world economy (79%), the North Carolina economy (75%) and the health of the U.S. population (62%). Only a little over one-third […]

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Class of 2020 Outcomes: Ally Pratapas Markets for Marzano Capital

With another successful Commencement behind us, High Point University graduates are commencing 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 the […]

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