Local Children Learn STEM Concepts at HPU’s Community Lego Showcase

HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 7, 2017 – High Point University’s Stout School of Education was transformed into a Lego Learning Lab over the weekend. More than 800 local children and parents enjoyed engineering competitions, machine building, robotics and Lego storytelling. This free annual event provides an opportunity for children in kindergarten through eighth grade to […]

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HPU Poll: Consumer Sentiment Remains High in North Carolina

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HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 7, 2017 – North Carolinians remain optimistic about major economic indicators such as their personal finances, according to the High Point University Poll’s latest Consumer Sentiment Index. The HPU Poll’s measure of consumer sentiment is an index that comprises five separate questions that each ask respondents about different aspects of how […]

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NC Legislators Visit HPU’s Physician Assistant Program

HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 6, 2017 – High Point University Physician Assistant students and faculty welcomed members of the North Carolina House of Representatives to campus today for an inside look at the program’s achievements, a Q&A with PA students and a tour of the facilities. Representatives John Faircloth and Amos Quick began their visit […]

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INTERNSHIP PROFILE: Hayley Houston Interns for the American Diabetes Association & The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society

Name: Hayley Houston Hometown: Boston, Massachusetts Year: Class of 2018 Major: Nonprofit Leadership and Management Internship: During her time at the American Diabetes Association, Houston was in charge of the food and drink donations for a walk in October. She also attend events and made phone calls. During her internship at the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, Houston was responsible for […]

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HPU Students Treat the Community with Numerous Service Events During October

For the third year, HPU students and faculty hosted the TOPSoccer program, a community-based soccer program that is designed to meet the needs of children with physical and/or intellectual disabilities. HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 6, 2017 – Throughout the month of October, High Point University students, faculty and staff hosted programs to benefit the local […]

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This Week in Photos: October 30 – November 3

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The High Point University campus is teeming with activity from aHalloween 5K, to a TopSoccer program hosted by HPU students, LinkedIn Photo Day and the Gratitude Project, below is a glimpse of what happened this week.

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Internship Profile: Morgan Crowder Interns for Ad. Agency in Arizona

Name: Morgan Crowder Hometown: Hillsville, Virginia Year: Class of 2018   Major: Strategic Communications with a minor in Sales. Internship: Crowder worked as an account services intern for Lane Terralever, an advertising agency in Phoenix, Arizona. She supported the Account Services team during the scoping and on-boarding of new clients, as well as the day-to-day […]

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Class of 2017 Profile: Justin Lerner Begins Career as a Marketing Coordinator

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 Theatre Presents ‘Cabaret’

HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 2, 2017 – Get ready to take a step back in time to 1930s Berlin, as the musical “Cabaret” explores a crumbling Germany that is easily seduced by entertainment and tempted to look the other way as the world falls apart. High Point University Theatre will present the award-winning musical at […]

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United Apparel: Supporting Veterans Through Social Entrepreneurship

This story is featured in the Fall 2017 edition of the HPU Magazine. Discover below how HPU students combine business and philanthropy through United Apparel. Above photo: (from left) John Gavin Rhodes, Logan Jones, Erin Haggerty and Darryl Remedio operate United Apparel. Purchases from the company benefit veterans in need. Darryl Remedio and Erin Haggerty have discovered the […]

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Class of 2017 Profile: Jenn Armstrong Begins Interior Design Career

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 Profile: Gianna McWilliams Interns for KUSA 9News

Name: Gianna McWilliams  Hometown: Boulder, Colorado Year: Class of 2018 Major: Business with a minor in Marketing  Internship: McWilliams worked as a sales intern for KUSA 9NEWS. As the only intern for the station, McWilliams helped sell advertisements both online and on air, doing paperwork and shadowing account executives. During her internship, she worked on finding […]

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