HIGH POINT, N.C., April 5, 2016 – High Point University welcomed four new staff members during the month of March. They are as follows: — Michael Amos joined the Office of Institutional Advancement as an advancement officer. In this role, he develops partnerships with parents, alumni and friends of the university and supports their involvement […]
HIGH POINT, N.C., April 5, 2016 – High Point University students teamed up with Food Corps to host a Vegetable Gardening Day for students at Oak Hill Elementary School. The HPU students are enrolled in the Healthy Living for the Elementary Child service learning course at HPU and dedicated a semester to educating children at […]
Lawn signs are a well-known and widely used tactic during political races, but do they have a major effect on a campaign? High Point University professor Dr. Brandon Lenoir co-authored a recent study that shows political lawn signs have a small but positive effect on votes in a political race, but no effect on turnout.
Dr. Joy Greene, professor of pharmacy and assistant dean of experiential education at High Point University, discusses the over-the-counter drug give away day hosted at the HPU Community Center.
High Point University, NC MedAssist, High Point Community Foundation and High Point Seventh-Day Adventist Church gave more than 1,500 members of the community free over-the-counter medication at the HPU Community Center.
HIGH POINT, N.C., April 4, 2016 – For High Point University students, their visit to Pennybyrn at Maryfield each week is more than a class project. The students take time to use poetry as a way to increase the health of the residents at the retirement living community, but they also foster lasting friendships with […]
READ MORE ALUMNI SUCCESS STORIES Behind every great radio show is a producer who makes it happen. For 93.9 WKYS, one of D.C.’s top hip hop stations, that person is Dominique Higdon. Higdon is a 2015 graduate of High Point University and an assistant program director at Radio One for 93.9 in Washington, D.C. Her […]
It may be early in the semester, but Commencement will be here before we know it. Many 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 […]
HIGH POINT, N.C., April 4, 2016 – Research published by Dr. Sojung Claire Kim, assistant professor of strategic communication at High Point University, shows that online discussions have a positive impact on people’s intentions to participate in genetic testing and research. The article, titled “Online Discussion Effects on Intention to Participate in Genetic Research: A […]
The High Point University campus is buzzing with activity. From community events, Business Plan Competition finalists, a 5K and more, see a glimpse of what happened on campus this week.
HIGH POINT, N.C., April 1, 2016 – High Point University, NC MedAssist, High Point Community Foundation and High Point Seventh-Day Adventist Church gave more than 1,500 members of the community free over-the-counter medication today at the HPU Community Center. The organizations hosted the third Over-the-Counter Give Away Day for those in need of medication in […]
HIGH POINT, N.C., April 1, 2016 – High Point University’s Sigma Nu fraternity will host a Car Show to support military families at the Oak Hollow Festival Park from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on April 9. Admission is $5 to attend the event and $10 to display a vehicle. To register a vehicle, contact […]
From 20 feet away, Jeff Berwager saw her. She was in her 80s, sitting in a wheelchair outside the emergency room at High Point Regional Hospital. She had a gash on her forehead nearly two inches long. Her son had dropped her off, he was parking the car, and she was sobbing. Berwager didn’t hesitate. […]
HIGH POINT, N.C., April 1, 2016 – Kathy Elliott, assistant professor and director of Belk Entrepreneurship Center at High Point University, is a recipient of the Triad Business Journal’s 2016 Outstanding Women in Business award. Elliott was selected among business and community leaders who have provided leadership through their professional careers and philanthropy. She will […]
HIGH POINT, N.C., March 31, 2016 – High Point University hired Jacob Dettloff as a server administrator in the Office of Information Technology. Dettloff maintains the university’s servers and assists with technology upgrades and improvements. “Technology plays a big role in teaching and learning at HPU,” says Dettloff. “The work we do in IT reflects […]