Alex Palmer landed opportunities that every computer science major dreams of post-college – interviewing with tech industry giants like Google, IBM and Apple.
Valentinas graduated in May from HPU with a successful college career under her belt. She received a bachelor’s degree in interior design and minored in studio art. Thanks to her education and internship experience, Valentinas was hired in May of 2012 as the visual merchandising coordinator for Bassett Industries and HGTV Home Furniture.
As High Point University students transition back into the swing of classes, homework and extracurricular activities, HPU’s Extraordinary Leaders for August serve as prime examples of how students can excel both in and out of the classroom. Throughout their journey at HPU, senior Benjamin May and senior Meaghan Reney have grown into true ambassadors for […]
HIGH POINT, N.C., Sept. 23, 2014 – According to a new High Point University/News & Record Poll, a majority of this year’s likely voters think the much-discussed 7 percent pay raise for teachers passed by the North Carolina General Assembly was too little, and the vast majority of these voters had heard at least something […]
HIGH POINT, N.C., Sept. 23, 2014 – The first HPU Poll of the 2014 fall semester finds that North Carolina’s likely voters are split on which U.S. Senate candidate—incumbent Sen. Kay Hagan or North Carolina Speaker of the House Thom Tillis—would do the best job handling important policy issues they might encounter in office. Tillis […]
HIGH POINT, N.C., Sept. 23, 2014 – The first HPU Poll of the 2014 fall semester finds that likely voters associate different characteristics with each U.S. Senate candidate—incumbent Sen. Kay Hagan and North Carolina Speaker of the House Thom Tillis. The HPU Poll asked likely voters in North Carolina to select which candidate best fit […]
With a successful 2014 Commencement Ceremony 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 […]
HIGH POINT, N.C., Sept. 22, 2014 – High Point University will host more than 4,000 visitors to campus as a part of this fall’s “Family Weekend” – ensuring an extra economic boost to the city of High Point and the greater Triad area. The event will be held Sept. 26-28 and will offer academic panels, […]
HIGH POINT, N.C., Sept. 22, 2014 – The first HPU Poll of the 2014 fall semester finds that the race for U.S. Senate between incumbent Senator Kay Hagan and North Carolina Speaker of the House Thom Tillis is a statistical tie with Hagan receiving support from 42 percent of likely voters and Tillis receiving 40 […]
HIGH POINT, N.C., Sept. 19, 2014 – High Point University will host wind quintet WindSync as part of the HPU Community Enrichment Series. Presented by the High Point Community Concert Association, the concert will take place at 7:30 p.m. on Oct. 2 in the Pauline Theatre of the Hayworth Fine Arts Center. The event is […]
HIGH POINT, N.C., Sept. 19, 2014 – High Point University will welcome Emmy award-winning sports announcer, author and motivational speaker Bob Rathbun for a presentation at 6:30 p.m. on Sept. 30 in the Wilson Commerce Ballroom on campus. The event is free and open to the public; no tickets are required. Author of the book […]
HIGH POINT, N.C., Sept. 19, 2014 – High Point University welcomes Randy Moser to the faculty of the Phillips School of Business as an assistant professor of the practice in marketing. Moser comes to HPU with 35 years of Global Fortune 500 work history in marketing and sales. He teaches courses in professional selling, sales […]
HIGH POINT, N.C., Sept. 18, 2014 – The U.S. Capitol Building has served as the meeting place of the U.S. Congress for 214 years. In a Sept. 17 presentation held on the High Point University campus, former Senator James T. Broyhill shared with the High Point community “Stories You Have Seldom Heard Before,” which included […]
HIGH POINT, N.C., Sept. 18, 2014 – High Point University welcomes Patrick Vigueira to the faculty as visiting assistant professor of biology. Vigueira, who is an expert in microbiology, molecular parasitology and nutrition, will teach biology courses and lead undergraduates in independent research. “I am excited to join an institution that provides me the opportunity […]
HIGH POINT, N.C., Sept. 17, 2014 – In conjunction with High Point University’s Cultural Enrichment Series, HPU will host a recital and workshops by music teacher and pianist Marvin Blickenstaff. The recital will be held at 7:30 p.m. on Oct. 3 in the Pauline Theatre of the Hayworth Fine Arts building on campus. The workshops […]