HPU Poll Tracks Highest Consumer Sentiment Since 2010

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 4, 2015 – North Carolinians may be restoring their confidence in the economy, according to the High Point University Poll’s latest Consumer Sentiment Index. Based on the HPU Poll data, the index stands at 85.9 this February. This is more than 10 points higher than the 73.5 index registered a year […]

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HPU/News and Record Poll: North Carolinians Split on Religious Exemptions for Same Sex Marriages

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 3, 2015 – The High Point University/News and Record Poll finds North Carolinians split over whether or not religious exemptions should be allowed for public officials such as magistrates and register of deeds who do not want to facilitate same sex marriage. Forty-eight percent say the religious exemptions should not be […]

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HPU Senior Interns with Local Accounting Firm

HIGH POINT, N.C., Feb. 27, 2015 – Francesca Zappa, a senior at High Point University, is preparing for her future accounting career as an assurance intern at Smith Leonard, PLLC in High Point. The accounting major from Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, has responsibilities similar to those of a first-year assurance associate. Zappa gets hands-on experience […]

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Author of ‘Superdads’ to Visit HPU

HIGH POINT, N.C., Feb. 27, 2015 – High Point University’s Women and Gender Studies program will host Dr. Gayle Kaufman, the author of “Superdads: How Fathers Balance Work and Family in the 21st Century,” at 7 p.m. on March 4 in Phillips 120 on HPU’s campus. The event is free and open to the public. […]

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Admissions Hires New Data Management Specialist

HIGH POINT, N.C., Feb. 26, 2015 – High Point University’s Office of Undergraduate Admissions recently hired Angela Silver as data management specialist. Silver is responsible for maintaining and organizing admissions data and information for the thousands of applicants the university corresponds with each year. She also assists with preparations for several university admissions events. An […]

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Winter Weather Update for February 26, 2015

Dear HPU Family, For the safety of our HPU community, classes have been canceled until 11:40am on Thursday, February 26th. This allows more time for travel and for conditions on and off campus to improve. All classes from 11:40am on, will operate on a regular schedule. All other University services will maintain their standard schedules. Shuttle […]

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Staff Preps Campus for Safety During Winter Storm

HIGH POINT, N.C., Feb. 25, 2015 – Caring people are a vital component of High Point University. With more than 90 percent of students living on campus, HPU remains open 24 hours a day, seven days a week, even during inclement weather. Teams in Campus Enhancement, Food Services, Security and more are preparing campus for […]

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HPU Welcomes Yardenay as Jewish Life Coordinator

HIGH POINT, N.C., Feb. 25, 2015 – High Point University recently hired Ron Yardenay as the university’s new Jewish Life Coordinator. Yardenay will work with the Chapel and Religious Life Office to serve as a support structure for Jewish life on campus by coordinating relevant programming and acting as a resource for Chapel and Religious […]

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