Community Enrichment Series Events for March Announced

HIGH POINT, N.C., Feb. 23, 2016 – High Point University will host the following events in March as part of the Community Enrichment Series. All of these events are open to the public. Tickets are not required unless otherwise noted. Greensboro Symphony: “Tchaikovsky Spectacular,” to be held at 7:30 p.m. on March 3 in the […]

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HPU Welcomes Hedgecock as Network Analyst

HIGH POINT, N.C., Feb. 22, 2016 – High Point University hired Ricky Hedgecock as a network analyst in the Office of Information Technology. Hedgecock is responsible for maintaining HPU’s network routing and switching in addition to adding new technologies to the existing network infrastructure. “I am excited to be a part of the great team […]

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Alumni Profile: Theatre Grad Constructs His Own Future

READ MORE ALUMNI SUCCESS STORIES Beyond the busted windows and dusty floor, Nathan Ruffin saw the potential of his new 5,000 square-foot facility in downtown Winston-Salem, his hometown. It’s there where he’ll grow his company HammerHead Design Build – a contracting firm that builds custom displays for businesses and products. Ruffin’s story shows there’s no […]

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HPU Hires Herrick as Computing Support Analyst

HIGH POINT, N.C., Feb. 22, 2016 – High Point University hired Liad Herrick as a computer support analyst in the Office of Information Technology. Herrick repairs campus computers, printers and other electronic devices. He describes himself as the first line of defense in maintaining and repairing this type of equipment. “People expect their computers to […]

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This Week in Photos: February 13-19

The High Point University campus is buzzing with activity. From the Career and Internship Expo, award recognitions, philanthropy efforts and more, see a glimpse of what happened on campus this week.

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Students File Taxes for Community Members for Free

HIGH POINT, N.C., Feb. 19, 2016 – High Point University students are participating in the VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) program and helping members of the community file their taxes free of charge for the fourth year in a row. HPU students are enrolled in a service learning course that equips them with the skills […]

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Professor Co-Edits Education Book

HIGH POINT, N.C., Feb. 19, 2016 – Dr. Allison Blosser, adjunct professor in the School of Education at High Point University, recently co-edited a book titled “Teaching Comparative Education: Trends and Issues Informing Practice.” The book is the newest volume in the Oxford Studies in Comparative Education series. With contributions from prominent scholars of comparative […]

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HPU to Celebrate International Women’s Day

HIGH POINT, N.C., Feb. 18, 2016 – High Point University will join with the YWCA High Point, the Latino Family Center and World Relief High Point, in celebrating the city’s rich and diverse community of women at the International Women’s Day Celebration. The event will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, March […]

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