Rebecca Crellin Joins IT Department

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 9, 2016 – The Office of Information Technology at High Point University welcomes Rebecca Crellin as manager of information security systems. She works within the IT department to create and implement security policy to keep students’ information safe. She most recently spent a year in residence at the University of Idaho […]

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HPU Hosts Professional Development Seminar for Student Veterans

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 9, 2016 – High Point University recently hosted a professional development seminar for student veterans from HPU, NC A&T, University of North Carolina at Greensboro and Elon University on March 3. The seminar, titled “Where College Experience and Military Meet Tomorrow,” was led by Hire Heroes USA, a company that effectively […]

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HPU Welcomes Norton to Admissions Office

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 9, 2016 – Jennifer Norton joined the High Point University Office of Undergraduate Admissions as an enrollment data processor. Norton maintains the office’s database of prospective and enrolling students, making sure their information is correct and up-to-date to support the admissions counselors’ communication with them. “I’m working behind the scenes to […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Ryan Fuller Advises for Gartner

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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Alvarez Joins School of Health Sciences

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 8, 2016 – High Point University’s Congdon School of Health Sciences welcomes Andrea Alvarez as a clinical education specialist for the Department of Physical Therapy. Alvarez assists with communication and contractual agreements between clinical facilities, students and faculty members. She reviews contracts and keeps track of all clinical experiences for students […]

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HPU Lowers Flags to Honor Nancy Reagan

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 7, 2016 – High Point University has lowered flags to half-staff today to honor Nancy Reagan, the influential wife of the 40th President of the United States, Ronald Reagan. Nancy passed away Sunday, March 6. Flags will remain lowered until sunset on the day of burial.

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Myers Joins HPU Office of Student Success

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 7, 2016 – Brittany Myers has joined High Point University as the department administrator for the Office of Student Success. Myers assists HPU’s student success coaches in their work advising freshmen and sophomores. “I love working on a campus that focuses on helping students, parents, alumni and employees,” says Myers. “In […]

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Apple Co-Founder Steve Wozniak Becomes Innovator in Residence

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 7, 2016 – He’s the man who invented the personal computer and built Apple with Steve Jobs. The world has him to thank for the Apple I and Apple II computers that laid the foundation for future developments like the iPod, iPad and iPhones we hold in our hands today. Now Steve Wozniak, one of the greatest […]

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Alumni Receives First Place in NC College Media Association Contest

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 4, 2016 – High Point University graduate Cara Sinicropi recently won first place in the North Carolina College Media Association’s annual contest in the non-fiction category. Her piece titled, “The Magnolia,” was published in Apogee Magazine’s spring 2015 issue. “The piece was initially created as an assignment for Dr. Jacob Paul’s […]

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Five Ways HPU Fosters Innovation

High Point University landed a top innovation ranking this year for a reason. Thanks to its approach to curriculum, faculty, students, campus life, technology and facilities, the university is was named by U.S. News and World Report the No. 1 Most Innovative Regional College in the South. Innovation is in High Point University’s DNA, in […]

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