The Parent Perspective

A MESSAGE FROM HPU’S DR. DENNIS CARROLL, PROVOST

Dear Parents, President Qubein reminded HPU’s 2019 graduates this past weekend to become ‘actionist’ – not just an optimist – by putting their ideas into motion (see highlights from his senior send-off speech and the entire weekend here). Dr. Michio Kaku, theoretical physicist, co-founder of String Field Theory, bestselling author, renowned futurist and popularizer of […]

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A Message from Career and Professional Development

  Learning from those who are established and experienced in a career field is an age-old concept. We call it “Informational Interviewing” – an investigative conversation with a person who is doing what you aspire to do. We believe it is a critical part of a student’s personal and career development and is sure to […]

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A Message HPU President Nido R. Qubein

Dear Parent, Last weekend we welcomed over 5,000 families to campus for Winter Family weekend. We are very blessed and thankful. For those of you who weren’t able to attend, we missed you. We’ve posted photos from the event here. We hope to see you at our next Fall Family Weekend. This month’s Parent Perspective highlights examples […]

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A MESSAGE FROM DR. STEPHANIE CROFTON, VICE PRESIDENT OF EXPERIENTIAL LEARNING AND CAREER DEVELOPMENT

Dear Parent, Thank you for attending our Winter Family Weekend February 1-3rd. For those of you who weren’t able to attend, we missed you. We’ve posted photos from the event here. The Experiential Learning Team welcomes partnerships with parents and families in order to ensure High Point University freshmen transition smoothly into academics and campus life. Housed […]

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Nido Qubein: A Christmas wish

Enjoy Dr. Nido Qubein’s column, titled “A Christmas Wish,” which was previously published in the Greensboro News & Record on Christmas Day. At this time of year, as we come together to celebrate Christmas and the holiday season, I think of three words: hope, gratitude and love. It starts with my first Christmas in the […]

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A Message from Gail Tuttle, Senior Vice President for Student Life

Dear HPU Parents, Knowledge gained in the classroom at High Point University is complemented with meaningful experiences that take place beyond the classroom walls and enrich the souls of our students. Our campus provides daily experiences for students travelling their lifelong journey of education and embracing what is possible. The values of civility, diversity, resiliency […]

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