As part of WGHP’s “Save a life” series, High Point University’s Erica Thornton, assistant professor in the department of athletic training, discusses concussion symptoms and important steps to take if injury is suspected.
HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 28, 2016 – High Point University junior Lauren Sanchez, a sales major with a concentration in furniture and a visual merchandising minor from Silver Spring, Maryland, is the recipient of the Bill and Bonnie Peterson Endowed Scholarship. The scholarship is awarded to students in the HPU School of Art and Design […]
HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 28, 2016 – High Point University celebrated Global Entrepreneurship Week Nov. 14-18 with a variety of activities for students, including an opportunity to win start-up funds for their business plans. The HPU Entrepreneurship Center hosted speakers such as Nadia Shirin Moffett, former Miss North Carolina USA 2010 and Founder and Executive Director of […]
This story is featured in the Fall 2016 edition of the HPU Magazine. Discover below how the Career and Professional Development office at High Point University equips students for post-grad success. Jake Jackson needed help. Like any college student, he wanted to land his dream job. But he didn’t know how to take the first step. Then […]
The High Point University campus is buzzing with activity. From theater productions, a Thanksgiving message from the Dr. Nido Qubein, Big South championships and more, see a glimpse of what happened on campus this week.
Dr. Jerry Fox, associate professor of economics at High Point University, discusses the local impact of trade deals promised by President-Elect Donald Trump.
President-Elect Donald Trump’s election has raised many questions regarding his business. High Point University’s Dr. Brandon Lenoir explains the potential obstacles that Trump will face.
HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 23, 2016 – The new High Point University and News and Record post-election survey finds North Carolinians relatively confident in the 2016 election results, but pessimistic about future relations between the major political parties, dissatisfied with their available presidential choices, and somewhat open to voting for a third party in 2020. […]
HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 23, 2016 – According to HPU Poll’s Consumer Sentiment Index, North Carolinians remain confident about the economy, including their personal finances and future business conditions. The index, based on new November HPU Poll data, rises to 95.3. Up from 89.7 last February, this is 15 points higher than the 80.0 index registered […]
HPU’s political scientists, Dr. Brandon Lenoir and Dr. Martin Kifer, take part in an expert panel for WGHP’s Election Day coverage.
HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 22, 2016 – High Point University will bring the community together to remember and retell the Christmas story during the annual Lessons and Carols Candlelight Service at 5:30 p.m. on Nov. 30 in the Charles E. Hayworth Memorial Chapel. The public is invited to attend; tickets are not required. This is […]
HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 22, 2016 – The High Point University Poll has found that an overwhelming majority (78 percent) of North Carolinians do not plan to shop on the Friday after Thanksgiving, known as Black Friday. An even higher number of respondents (84 percent) will be staying out of the stores on Thanksgiving Day […]