6 Tips to Maximize Your Student’s Internship Experience

By: Kellie McLeod, Career & Internships Advisor   We have heard from many different sources that employers want to hire candidates for full-time employment who bring with them related, substantive experience. If your son/daughter has “done the right things” and landed a rich summer experience – an internship for academic credit or an internship not-for-credit […]

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Class of 2015 Profile: Andrea Perreault Works Toward Biology Doctorate

With another successful commencement behind us, recent High Point University graduates 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 […]

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HPU Welcomes Abira Roy to Physician Assistant Studies

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 10, 2015 – High Point University recently hired Abira Roy as the clinical education specialist for the Department of Physician Assistant Studies. Roy will help students in the Master of Physician Assistant Studies program with coordinating clinical rotations as part of their experiential learning. She serves as the point of contact […]

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Senior Answers Call to Ministry Through Internship

HIGH POINT, N.C., July 9, 2015 – High Point University senior Thomas Lyons is spending this summer and upcoming academic year discerning a call to become an ordained deacon during a full-time ministry internship with the United Methodist Church. Lyons, a music performance major from Pompton Plains, New Jersey, is serving alongside church leaders at […]

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Class of 2015 Profile: Brittany Matters Coordinates New Business

With another successful commencement behind us, recent High Point University graduates 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 […]

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HPU Welcomes Assistant Professor Matthew Kuennen

HIGH POINT, N.C., July 9, 2015 – Dr. Matthew Kuennen recently joined the faculty of High Point University as assistant professor in the Department of Exercise Science. Kuennen will teach courses and conduct research on how factors such as environmental conditions, cardiorespiratory function, metabolism and exercise influence human body function. He is an expert in […]

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Sheri Lim Joins Department of Physician Assistant Studies

HIGH POINT, N.C., July 8, 2015 – Dr. Sheri Lim, a board certified physician with 20 years of experience in internal medicine, recently joined the Department of Physician Assistant Studies at High Point University. Lim will serve as assistant professor and co-director of Clinical Decision Making, a three-semester course that provides students with a foundation […]

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Class of 2015 Profile: Jodi Guglielmi Joins People Magazine

With another successful commencement behind us, recent High Point University graduates 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 […]

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Alumna to Compete in Miss USA Pageant

HIGH POINT, N.C., July 8, 2015 – High Point University alumna Julia Dalton will compete for the title of Miss USA on July 12 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Dalton, a Wilmington native who graduated from HPU in 2013, currently holds the title of Miss North Carolina USA. She received a bachelor’s degree in exercise science […]

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Vaughan Joins HPU Department of Exercise Science

HIGH POINT, N.C., July 7, 2015 – High Point University’s Department of Exercise Science welcomes Dr. Roger Vaughan, who joins the faculty as assistant professor. Vaughan, who has authored more than a dozen research articles and spent the past decade studying disease prevention through diet and exercise therapies, will teach courses in sports nutrition, nutritional […]

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Class of 2015 Profile: Taylor McAuliffe Works Toward Juris Doctor

With another successful commencement behind us, recent High Point University graduates 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 […]

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Internship Prepares HPU Junior for Counseling Career

HIGH POINT, N.C., July 7, 2015 – High Point University junior Alexus Ford is involved in planning the largest gathering of psychologists in the world through her summer internship. The psychology major and Silver Spring, Maryland, native is working at the American Psychological Association and is currently planning the annual convention, which will bring up […]

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#MyMajorAtHPU: Interior Design

At High Point University, the interior design program is housed in the School of Art and Design. Our program is considered to be one of the top in the nation. The School of Art and Design places equal emphasis is placed on commercial and residential design, given our exclusive and longstanding relationship with High Point […]

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