Class of 2016 Profile: Deanna Smith Designs for Architecture Firm

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 Secures Largest National Institutes of Health Grant in Its History

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 15, 2016 – High Point University has secured a $528,107 National Institutes of Health grant, the largest in HPU’s history. The grant, titled “Real-time Optimized Biofeedback Utilizing Sport Techniques,” will fund HPU students and faculty looking at innovative biofeedback techniques in middle school and high school-aged female soccer players. Dr. Kevin […]

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‘Maymester’ Course Takes Students to a Sports Medicine Conference

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 14, 2016 – Numerous High Point University students and faculty converged in Boston May 30 through June 5 for the American College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting, the most comprehensive exercise science conference in the world. Eighteen HPU students presented research at the conference and nine faculty members attended. Also among […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Chris Grabert Begins Journey to English Professor

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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Class of 2016 Profile: Sarah Luz Teaches at Trinity

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 Welcomes Second PA Cohort with White Coat Ceremony

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 13, 2016 – The number of students studying to become physician assistants at High Point University has doubled as the program’s second cohort received their white coats at a ceremony on Sunday. More than 800 applicants competed for 20 spots in this year’s cohort at HPU, which welcomed its first cohort […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Erika Peoples Attends Graduate School

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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Students Study Popular Culture During ‘Maymester’ in Tokyo

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 8, 2016 – High Point University students recently added the Japanese phrase, “Ganbatte,” which is commonly used to mean, “do your best,” to their vocabularies while studying abroad in Japan. These students also added to their knowledge about Japanese culture and its impact on the United States through the “Maymester” course […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Brandon Sloan Begins Banking Career

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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Research: Physical Performance Tests Predict Injury in College Athletes

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 9, 2016 – A three-year research study at High Point University has revealed that certain physical performance tests developed by the university can be used to predict athletic injuries before they occur. The results are helping HPU identify injury potential in student-athletes and develop training programs to prevent those injuries from […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Candace Tucker Works at Greensboro Nonprofit

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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