Name: Andrew Lopez Hometown: Devon, Georgia Major: Lopez will graduate on May 5 with a B.S. in Mathematical Economics and a minor in Business Administration. Post-graduation plans: As an associate licensed banker at Citizens Bank in East Norriton, Pennsylvania, Lopez will have the opportunity to engage with customers to fully understand their financial needs. This […]
HIGH POINT, N.C., May 2, 2018 – Dr. Michael B. Brown, minister, instructor and author, has joined the Board of Trustees at High Point University. A native of Asheboro and graduate of HPU, Brown recently retired as senior minister of Marble Collegiate Church in New York, America’s oldest existing Protestant church. He served several United […]
John Mims, High Point University assistant professor of communication, uses his 20 years of public relations and marketing experience to discuss Facebook’s best tactic for regaining the public’s trust after a recent widespread data breach.
Olivia Royce tried not to be nervous. She was a sophomore, competing in an international selling competition against juniors and seniors from colleges across the country, and she knew these students had all kinds of professional selling experience. She had none. She had rehearsed her pitch for two weeks, looking in the mirror and reciting […]
Name: Tiffany Adams Hometown: Charlotte, North Carolina Major: Adams will graduate on May 5 with a B.S.B.A. in Business Administration and a minor in Finance and Global Commerce. Post-graduation plans: As a VCI financial analyst at Volkswagen Group of America in Herndon Virginia, Adams will rotate through several departments over the course of two years, including […]
HIGH POINT, N.C., May 1, 2018 – Yasmene Dergham, a junior international relations and political science major at High Point University, has been awarded a Boren Scholarship. The award will allow the Plattsburgh, New York, native to spend the summer and fall of 2018 studying Arabic, international relations and history in Jordan. One of the […]
Name: Rebecca Ulrich Hometown: Troutman, North Carolina Major: Ulrich will graduate on May 5 with a B.S. in Biochemistry and a minor in Physics. Post-graduation plans: After being accepted to eight graduate schools, Ulrich plans to attend the University of Illinois in Champaign, Illinois, where she will earn a Ph.D. in Chemistry. How HPU helped you get […]
This story is featured in the Spring 2018 edition of the HPU Magazine. Discover below how Chef Christian Froelich provides the fuel students need to succeed. Students gather around the dining table in the sleek kitchen of Caffey Hall, the newest residential facility on campus. Their teacher is Executive Chef Christian Froelich. His goal is to teach […]
HIGH POINT, N.C., April 30, 2018 – Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA), parent company of High Point’s Thomas Built Buses, is supporting High Point University’s Congdon Hall and Congdon School of Health Sciences with a $1 million donation. “This building and all programs in it represent an improvement in the quality of life for the […]
Name: Madison Sullivan Hometown: Cohasset, Massachusetts Major: Sullivan will graduate on May 5 with a B.A. in Communication with a concentration in Strategic Communication and a minor in Marketing. Post-graduation plans: As a category associate at Wayfair, Sullivan will oversee several suppliers, create meaningful relationships and ensure positive trends. She will also plan marketing promotions, […]
Campus was bustling with excitement this week from Marc Randolph’s visit on Monday, to Tubby Time and more. Here’s a look at what happened this week in photos.
Macketta Johns. Remember that name. Johns aspires to be the Oprah Winfrey of her generation and talk to all kinds of people about all kinds of things, especially anything to do with arts and entertainment. She does exactly that on HPU Radio every Monday. For two hours, she and her friend Monasia Baker dish on […]
High Point University students present Erwin Montessori with a check for $6,000 to go toward the elementary school’s tornado relief efforts. From left to right are HPU student Alexis Ogren; Kassie Sparks, HPU assistant director of campus engagement; Courtney Sparrow, Erwin Montessori PTA president; Dr. Deborah Parker, Erwin Montessori principal; Lyndsey Clos, HPU SGA president; […]