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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Students Make Connections at the Career and Internship Expo

HIGH POINT, N.C., Feb. 16, 2016 – High Point University students used their networking skills today to build connections, find career starts and land internships at the Career and Internship Expo hosted by the Office of Career and Professional Development. Freshmen, sophomores, juniors and seniors, honed their interview skills while making their way through the […]

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HPU Earns 7th Consecutive ‘Tree Campus USA’ Award

HIGH POINT, N.C., Feb. 17, 2016 – High Point University has earned the 2015 “Tree Campus USA” recognition. This is the seventh consecutive year HPU has held this honor. HPU is one of eight four-year colleges and universities in the state receiving the award. Led by First Lady Mariana Qubein, the HPU Arboretum and Botanical […]

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HPU Brings Free OTC Medication and Health Screenings to the Community

HIGH POINT, N.C., Feb.16, 2016 – High Point University pharmacy faculty were in the community today distributing free over-the-counter medication and providing health screenings at High Point Seventh-Day Adventist Church. With the help of NC MedAssist, HPU faculty provided at least $80 per person worth of OTC products, including allergy relief, pain relief, indigestion relief, […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Richard Byrd Attends Top Dental School

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 […]

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Framing Life with Significance

Daniel Miller, a 1998 graduate of HPU, is an Emmy Award-winning journalist in Boston for Fox 25. He is featured on the cover of the new Winter 2016 magazine, headed to a mailbox near you. Miller’s essay below shows how he lives a life of success and significance both on and off camera — something High Point University […]

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Dixon Joins HPU as Laboratory Manager

HIGH POINT, N.C., Feb. 15, 2016 – High Point University hired Luke Dixon as a laboratory manager in the Department of Biology. Dixon is responsible for managing introductory laboratory classrooms and courses. He ensures they are organized and adequately provisioned, and oversees maintenance of the equipment students use. He also conducts the safety training of […]

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Winter Weather Update for February 15, 2016

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Dear HPU Family, For the safety of our HPU community, classes have been canceled until 10:40 a.m. today, Monday, February 15th. This allows more time for travel and for conditions on and off campus to improve. All classes from 10:40 a.m. on will operate on a regular schedule. Administrative staff should report to work at 10:00am. The […]

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