Class of 2015 Profile: Alina Garcia Advertises for Nissan

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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Summer is a Great Time to Conduct an Informational Interview or Engage in a Day of Job Shadowing

By: Kellie McLeod, Career & Internships Advisor   The lazy, hazy days of summer certainly do not have to be lazy. Alongside internships, part-time jobs and family vacations, summer is a great time for your student to conduct informational interviews or engage in job shadowing. Doing so is sure to enhance the chances of being […]

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HPU Hosts Inaugural White Coat Ceremony and Welcomes First Class of PA Students

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 7, 2015 – High Point University’s Physician Assistant Studies Program welcomed its inaugural cohort of students at the university’s first-ever White Coat Ceremony today. More than 800 applicants competed for 20 spots in the class. “This inaugural event is a milestone for the PA Program and for High Point University,” says […]

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Class of 2015 Profile: Lauren Evans Works Toward PharmD

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 to Host Inaugural White Coat Ceremony for Physician Assistant Studies

Who: High Point University students, faculty, staff, Department of Physician Assistant Studies and members of the community. Media is invited to attend. What: Inaugural White Coat Ceremony Where: Hayworth Fine Arts Center on HPU’s campus When: 2 p.m. on June 7 Why: High Point University’s Physician Assistant Studies program will welcome its inaugural cohort of […]

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Dr. Shannon Campbell Joins HPU School of Communication

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 5, 2015 – Experienced public relations professor Dr. Shannon Campbell joined the Nido R. Qubein School of Communication at High Point University as chair of journalism and strategic communication. She also serves as an assistant professor of communication. Campbell oversees the journalism and strategic communication department and teaches classes such as […]

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National Business Etiquette Week 2015

June 4-10, 2015 is National Business Etiquette Week! This is a week to recognize the need for proper business etiquette and business intelligence necessary to compete in the growing global marketplace.   Check out some important business etiquette tips presented by The Office of Career and Internship Services:   Dressing For Success   When preparing […]

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Professor’s Research Suggests New Method for Analyzing Consumer Reactions to Television Ads

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 4, 2015 – Research published by High Point University’s Dr. Jennifer Burton, assistant professor of marketing, could help advertisers create more effective advertisements by understanding how individual consumers react to their content. An article describing Burton’s research, “How Do Consumers Respond to Storylines in Television Advertisements? A Principal Components Analysis Tool […]

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Retired Faculty Honored During Annual Luncheon

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 4, 2015 – High Point University recently honored five retiring faculty and staff members, who gave 148 years of combined service to the university, during its annual Retirement Recognition Luncheon. This year’s event honored Dr. Allen Goedeke, Dr. Elizabeth Dull, Dr. Patrick Haun, Dr. Carole Head and Dr. Gerald Smith. Dr. […]

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Class of 2015 Profile: Alicia Miller Teaches in Florida

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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Montlieu Academy Visits HPU for Lego Day

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 3, 2015 – More than 120 first-grade students from Montlieu Academy of Technology enjoyed a day of Lego activities on June 1 at High Point University while third through fifth-graders from their school took end-of-grade tests. The Montlieu Academy students took a field trip to HPU for an interactive, fun and […]

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Class of 2015 Profile: James Tasca Employed by NetSuite

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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History Professor Studies Baseball’s Earliest Fan Club

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 2, 2015 – For High Point University Associate Professor Paul Ringel, baseball is more than a game. It’s inspiration for research into the profound impact it has made on lifestyle and culture, particularly for the members of baseball’s earliest fan club. Ringel joined scholars from across the country in presenting research […]

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