5 Ways Biz Stone Embodies Entrepreneurism

Biz Stone, the co-founder of Twitter, influenced the way the world communicates, spreads news and tells stories – and he’s coming to the campus of High Point University on Jan. 20, 2016 to speak in the Hayworth Fine Arts Center. In addition to launching one of the world’s most popular social media sites, Stone has […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Stephanie Bellisario Secures Position with Lincoln Financial

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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HPU Physical Therapy Professor Tapped for Two Research Awards

HIGH POINT, N.C., Jan. 15, 2016 – Dr. Kevin Ford, associate professor of physical therapy and director of the Human Biomechanics and Physiology Laboratory at High Point University, is the recipient of two prestigious awards for manuscripts he co-authored. Ford has earned the 2016 Orthopaedic Research and Education Foundation (OREF) Clinical Research Award and the […]

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HPU Adds Learning Excellence Specialist

HIGH POINT, N.C., Jan. 13, 2016 – Tina Cook joined High Point University as a learning excellence specialist in the Office of Academic Services. She provides individualized academic coaching and support to students in the Learning Excellence program. “I am honored to join High Point University and proud to be a part of the Office […]

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5 Job Search Tips for Today’s College Grads

By: Dr. Tjai Nielsen, director of executive education and associate professor of management   Millennials are entering into a multigenerational workforce that is constantly rediscovering the unique strengths of young workers. The good news is that young HPU alumni are overcoming some generational misperceptions about Generation Y and successfully launching their dream careers. Today’s college […]

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Senior Creates His Own “Well of Salvation”

To understand Brandon Holder’s water-tank endeavor, start with a Bible verse. And believe. It began in mid-July, and Holder awoke with a Bible verse in his head. He showered, brushed his teeth and went to his marketing internship in Clayton, North Carolina, his hometown west of Raleigh. The whole time, the Bible verse he dreamed […]

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Value of Giving is Engrained in HPU’s Philosophy

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Dear Parent, On Monday, January 18, High Point University honors the memory of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with a day of service to humankind. The value of giving is engrained in HPU’s educational philosophy as students, faculty and staff contribute more than 100,000 volunteer hours and invest almost a million dollars in charitable causes […]

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