Class of 2021 Outcomes: Sawyer Lyons Migrates to Medicine

With another Commencement behind us, High Point University graduates will be commencing 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 senior from the […]

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HPU Announces Winner and Finalists of the Inaugural Elizabeth Miller Strickland Trailblazer Award

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 14, 2021 – High Point University is proud to announce the nine finalists and inaugural winner of the Elizabeth Miller Strickland Trailblazer Award. The Strickland Trailblazer Award, established by Elizabeth Miller Strickland, recognizes a trailblazing female who is a graduating senior with a monetary award intended to assist her with the […]

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Students Recognized at Honors Day for Commitment to HPU and Community

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 21, 2021 – High Point University honored outstanding student achievements in the classroom, on campus and in the community during a Virtual Honors Day Ceremony on April 20. Among these awards, four standout students received University Awards for their impressive research, community service, leadership and positive impact. “These graduating seniors have […]

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HPU Faculty and Students Recognized for Research and Innovation

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 12, 2021 – Members of the High Point University community frequently conduct, publish and share research and creative works in a variety of ways. Below is a recap of recent research initiatives. Dr. Brett Pexa Awarded Grant to Perform Research into Surfing Equipment Dr. Brett Pexa, assistant professor of athletic training, […]

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Class of 2020 Outcomes: Isabella Grifasi Pursues Physician Assistant Studies

With another successful Commencement behind us, High Point University graduates are commencing 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 senior from the […]

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HPU Faculty and Students Recognized for Research and Innovation

High Point University students Liz Cabrera, Laylah Welch, Meaghan Robinson, Candyce Sturgeon and Mackenzie Crow published research that was featured in Genes, an open access journal from Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI). From left to right are Cabrera, Crow, Robinson, Sturgeon, Welch and Dr. Veronica Segarra, interim chair and assistant professor of biology. HIGH POINT, […]

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HPU’s Biology Club Packs More Than 1,300 Science Kits for Community Children

High Point University’s Biology Club and other student organizations packed more than 1,300 science kits for community children. HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 5, 2020 – The High Point University Community Center was filled on Oct. 3 with science experiment materials, nonperishable snack items and students writing notes for the hundreds of community children that will […]

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HPU Faculty Recognized for Research and Innovation

HIGH POINT, N.C., Sept. 28, 2020 – Members of the High Point University community frequently conduct, publish and share research and creative works in a variety of ways. Below is a recap of recent research initiatives. Dr. Brianna Cark Publishes Article in Leading Professional Magazine Dr. Brianna Clark, assistant professor of event management, recently published […]

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Class of 2020 Outcomes: Kasey Nichols Nurtures the Next Generation

With another successful Commencement behind us, High Point University graduates are commencing 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 senior from the […]

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HPU Mobile Lab and Biology Club Serve Community Children with Science Kits

High Point University’s Mobile Lab team communicated virtually to offer children online resources during the COVID-19 pandemic in the spring. HPU’s Biology Club and Mobile Lab initiative “At-Home Science Experiment Extravaganza” will provide community children with science experiments and care package items. HIGH POINT, N.C., Aug. 18, 2020 – High Point University’s Mobile Lab and […]

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HPU Students, Faculty and Staff Recognized for Research and Innovation

HIGH POINT, N.C., Aug. 14, 2020 – Members of the High Point University community frequently conduct, publish and share research and creative works in a variety of ways. Below is a recap of recent research initiatives. HPU Student, Alumna and Faculty Research Featured in National Scientific Journal Casey Garr, HPU alumna; Candyce Sturgeon, HPU rising […]

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Class of 2020 Outcomes: Emily Hahn Navigates to Nursing

With another successful Commencement behind us, High Point University graduates are commencing 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 senior from the […]

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Class of 2020 Outcomes: Mikayla Labbe Perseveres to a Physical Therapy Doctorate

With another successful Commencement behind us, High Point University graduates are commencing 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 senior from the Class […]

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Class of 2020 Outcomes: Michaela Connors Builds Her Biology Background

With another successful Commencement behind us, High Point University graduates are commencing 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 senior from the […]

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Class of 2020 Outcomes: Gabrielle LoCurto Utilizes Biology Major to Pursue Duke Master’s Degree

With Commencement just around the corner, future High Point University graduates are already 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 […]

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HPU Faculty Create Innovative Online Classrooms During COVID-19 Pandemic

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 1, 2020 – While the education industry has had to move to online instruction due to the global pandemic, High Point University’s faculty have created innovative classrooms since adjusting online. Below are just a few examples of their efforts. Dr. Aaron Titus’ Mathematical Modeling Class Computes Spread of Infectious Disease Dr. […]

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