HPU Presents ‘A Conversation with Kevin Ashton and Dr. Nido Qubein’

HIGH POINT, N.C., Aug. 29, 2017 – High Point University will host “A Conversation with President Nido R. Qubein and Kevin Ashton” from 9-10:30 a.m. on Sept. 12 in the Pauline Theatre of Hayworth Fine Arts Center. Community members can reserve a seat by contacting the HPU Campus Concierge at 336-841-4636 or concierge@highpoint.edu. Ashton is […]

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Faculty and Students Recognized for Research and Innovation

HIGH POINT, N.C., Aug. 28, 2017 – Members of the High Point University community frequently conduct, publish and share research and creative works in a variety of ways. Below is a recap of research initiatives from the past month.   Student Publishes Article in Prominent Scientific Journal HPU junior physics major Thomas Boudreaux’s paper, “A […]

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Ashley Furniture Internship Provides HPU Junior with E-commerce and Sales Experience

HIGH POINT, N.C., Aug. 28, 2017 – High Point University junior Mandy Engelman spent the summer immersed in analytics and furniture trend forecasts. Her internship with AshComm LLC, a division of Ashley Furniture, introduced her to the world of e-commerce and helped her combine her communication skills with one of the company’s vital sales functions. […]

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Community Enrichment Series Events for September

HIGH POINT, N.C., Aug. 24, 2017 – High Point University will host the following events in September as part of the Community Enrichment Series. Triad residents can sign up to receive email updates from HPU about events throughout the year at http://www.highpoint.edu/community.   Sechrest Art Gallery Presents “Hunt Seat and Equitation” by Elise Schweitzer, ongoing […]

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Class of 2017 Profile: Dan Fleming Joins Merrill Lynch

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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HPU Students Travel for Eclipse Viewing

About 100 High Point University students traveled to Newberry, South Carolina on Aug. 21 to see the eclipse in its “path of totality,” the path where the sun is completely blocked. The group departed campus early and returned that same evening. HPU physics and astronomy instructor Jeff Regester led the trip, and when his group […]

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3,000 Gather at HPU to Celebrate The Great American Eclipse

Dr. Brad Barlow, assistant professor of astrophysics (center), organized HPU’s on-campus eclipse celebration and joined students in viewing the once-in-a-lifetime event today. HIGH POINT, N.C., Aug. 21, 2017 – Three thousand people wearing purple eclipse shades lined High Point University’s Kester International Promenade today in celebration of the total solar eclipse. Alexander Kuzmanoff, a sophomore […]

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