HPU Celebrates Arbor Day in New Amphitheatre

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 21, 2016 – High Point University’s annual Arbor Day Celebration found a new home this year at the Alumni Avenue Amphitheatre, the latest outdoor learning space to be added to campus. This national holiday brought together members of HPU and the community to share their experiences with the Mariana H. Qubein […]

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Sorority Raises Domestic Violence Awareness through Campus-Wide Walk

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 21, 2016 – High Point University’s Alpha Chi Omega sorority recently held the Walk a Mile in Her Shoes event to raise awareness of domestic violence. Students walked from Greek Village through campus to honor those affected by domestic violence. The event also emphasized the importance of mental health. “Walk a […]

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Meet the Seniors: Sara Katherine Kirkpatrick Scores Big

In May, Sara Katherine Kirkpatrick will become the third generation of her family to graduate from High Point University. But she’ll be the first to work for General Electric, and one of the only college graduates in the country GE selected for their Commercial Leadership Program. Kirkpatrick, a business administration senior from Thomasville, North Carolina, […]

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Students Honored for Commitment to Community and HPU

Pictured from left to right are Dr. Dennis Carroll, HPU provost;  Reza Moghtaderi Esfahani, recipient of the University Award for Leadership; Sarah Field, recipient of the University Award for Citizenship; Jasmine Williams, recipient of the University Award for Service; Joshua Gilstrap, recipient of the University Award for Achievement; and Gail Tuttle, senior vice president for […]

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Band Concert to be Held at Alumni Ave. Amphitheatre

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 20, 2016 – The location for the HPU Spring Band Concert, performed by HPU’s Symphonic Band, has been changed to the Alumni Ave. Amphitheatre, HPU’s newest outdoor learning space. The concert will be held at 7:30 p.m. on April 25. The concert will feature a mixture of serious band literature and […]

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HPU Family Celebrates Earth Day

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 20, 2016 – The High Point University family celebrated Earth Day today with local companies and wildlife organizations in the new Alumni Ave. Amphitheatre. Students enjoyed food from local vendors including Miss Jenny’s Pickles, Big Boss Baker, Carolina Corn Roasters and My Three Sons Gourmet Pimento Cheese. Companies such as Bixby […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Jessica Wallace Attends Law School

With Commencement just around the corner, 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 journey at HPU. Here’s a glimpse of one extraordinary senior from the Class […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Kevin Poplawski Performs Audits for RSM

With Commencement just around the corner, 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 journey at HPU. Here’s a glimpse of one extraordinary senior from the Class […]

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Interior Design and Visual Merchandising Students Earn International Certificates

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 19, 2016 – High Point University interior design and visual merchandising students are studying abroad at Lorenzo de Medici (LdM) International Institute in Florence this semester earning international certificates. LdM brings students from all over the world and provides them with an international learning experience where students develop their creativity. “I […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Nicole Chambless Hired by Aerotek

With Commencement just around the corner, 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 journey at HPU. Here’s a glimpse of one extraordinary senior from the Class […]

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Professor Receives Grant from National Science Foundation

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 19, 2016 – High Point University instructor of English Allison Walker recently received a $56,000 grant from the National Science Foundation. She is working with a team of five colleagues from Michigan State University, Spelman College and North Carolina A&T State University on a project titled, “Tracking Evolution on Social Media.” […]

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