#SMDay: Social Media Day at @Highpointu

Mashable launched Social Media Day in 2010 as a way to recognize and celebrate social media’s impact on global communication. While every day is essentially Social Media Day, June 30th, 2015 marks the sixth-annual official global celebration. Join @highpointu today as we celebrate our extraordinary followers, favorite moments, and how social media has contributed to […]

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Class of 2015 Profile: Nicole Giordano Selected for FDA Fellowship

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 Hosts Guilford County Teens for Youth Leadership Academy

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 30, 2015 – Guilford County teens spent 10 days giving back to the community and honing their leadership skills at the Youth Leadership Academy, hosted by High Point University and the High Point Police Department on June 15-26. The students were selected for the academy, which was hosted on the HPU […]

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#MyMajorAtHPU: Biology

The number nine #MyMajorAtHPU is Biology. The High Point University Biology program introduces students to the logic and knowledge base of biological sciences. The program provides students the opportunity to create a foundation that allows them to learn and understand the impact of science on their individual and corporate lives. “Being a biology major has […]

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Class of 2015 Profile: Cassie Williams Secures Job with Lincoln Financial

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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#MyMajorAtHPU: Criminal Justice

Did you know that Criminal justice is one of the fastest growing majors within colleges across the nation, and currently, it is one of the most popular majors at High Point University? Our Number 8 #MyMajorAtHPU allows students to explore subjects such as the explanation of human behavior, the nature of crime, juvenile delinquency, social […]

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Class of 2015 Profile: Caroline Weller Administers Projects in Greensboro

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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High Point University Adds Hall to Office of Student Accounts

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 26, 2015 – The Office of Student Accounts at High Point University recently hired Wes Hall as office coordinator. Hall provides support to students and parents through the financial process. Having previously worked in outside media sales and marketing at Cumulus Media in South Carolina and then at Entercom Communications in […]

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National Handshake Day

    The handshake is one of the world’s most common greetings. Did you know “National Handshake Day” is an actual holiday that is celebrated every June 25?               The Perfect Handshake  Practice Makes Perfect During the fall and spring semester, the Career and Internship Expo offers the occasion […]

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Student Is Greensboro Fashion Week’s Official Blogger

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 25, 2015 – DJ Hargrave’s summer internship provides a behind-the-scenes look into the fashion industry and brings him one step closer to a career as a writer and stylist. The High Point University rising sophomore and Winston-Salem native is the official blogger for Greensboro Fashion Week 2015, which will take place […]

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Class of 2015 Profile: Melia Sigmon Edits Video in Salt Lake City

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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Foster Joins Office of Student Life at High Point University

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 24, 2015 – High Point University hired Tyresa Nelson Foster as assistant coordinator of residential services in the Office of Student Life. Foster will ensure a successful residence life experience for students in the residential community through student engagement within each facility, maintenance and resource needs, and advising the Inter-Residence Council. […]

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