HPU Greek Life Serves Elementary School Garden

HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 9, 2016 – High Point University’s Kappa Sigma Fraternity and Kappa Delta Sorority partnered with FoodCorps to prepare the gardens at Kirkman Park Elementary School for the coming winter months. While volunteering with Big Brothers Big Sisters at Kirkman Park, one member of Kappa Sigma noticed the gardens and thought they […]

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Students Featured in 2016 Juried Photo Biennial

HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 8, 2016 – For the final week, the works of seven High Point University students will be on display in the 2016 Juried Photo Biennial gallery at the Center for Visual Arts in Greensboro. Seven students were accepted into the gallery through a statewide competition for college students, where their submitted […]

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Against the Odds: HPU Student Featured on The Buckley Report

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Mpumi Nobiva, a graduate student at High Point University and Oprah Winfrey’s mentee, shares her story of adversity, determination and reliance on God with WGHP’s Bob Buckley. Nobiva travels the world with her Share Your Story campaign, speaking at White House Summits and building her brand. She strives to improve not only herself, but the […]

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HPU Measures Voter Reaction to Final Debate

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Using new technology, High Point University gathered real-time data during the final presidential debate. Each voter received a perception analyzer tool that measured their reaction throughout the debate allowing viewers to see how both Trump and Clinton supporters felt at varying moments.

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HPU Poll Shows Clinton in the Lead

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A High Point University poll, which surveyed likely voters in North Carolina, reveals that Hillary Clinton leads Donald Trump in the presidential race. Dr. Brandon Lenoir, a political communication professor at HPU, analyzes each candidate’s tactics going forward.

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Students Hold Debate Watch Party

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High Point University students came together for a the first presidential debate of the 2016 election cycle. For the majority of students in attendance, the November election will be their first time voting.

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

HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 7, 2016 – High Point University’s School of Education was transformed into a Lego Learning Lab over the weekend. Over 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 experience STEM […]

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Access to Innovators

This story is featured in the Fall 2016 edition of the HPU Magazine. HPU students are granted access to global innovators, including Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak. As Wozniak begins his role as “Innovator in Residence” at HPU, students come to know the genius behind Apple Computer as a mentor and a friend.   Mandy Engelman could […]

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