Esports Arena Opens in High Point University’s Renovated Game Design Lab

The space now includes three unique areas: Esports Arena, Design/Makerspace and a Game and Interactive Media Computer Lab HIGH POINT, N.C., Feb. 20, 2020 – Inside the Nido R. Qubein School of Communication at High Point University, some newly renovated, state-of-the-art spaces are giving students interested in game design and esports new opportunities. HPU’s Miriam […]

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This Holiday Season, HPU Family Gives Back Through Various Initiatives

High Point University students raised more than $17,500 for the Salvation Army’s Angel Tree Program. HIGH POINT, N.C., Dec. 23, 2019 – Throughout the months of November and December, High Point University students, faculty and staff hosted programs to benefit the local community and beyond. These efforts are part of the 110,000 hours of service […]

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HPU Announces Academic and Professional Achievements

HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 26, 2019 – High Point University faculty and students recently received the following academic and professional awards and recognitions. HPU Music Students Selected to Perform at Greensboro Symphony Guild Annual Gala Earlier this month, HPU students performed at the Greensboro Symphony Guild’s annual gala at Proximity Hotel. For the second consecutive […]

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ABC News’ Byron Pitts Spends Two Days Mentoring HPU Students

Byron Pitts, ABC News’ co-anchor of ‘Nightline’ and High Point University’s Journalist in Residence, visited campus to network with students. HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 21, 2019 – High Point University students spent the last two days networking with and learning from ABC News’ Byron Pitts. Pitts visited campus on Nov. 20 and 21 to mentor […]

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Class of 2019 Outcomes: Aidan Jensen Reports for The Courier-Times

With another successful Commencement behind us, recent High Point University graduates are kicking off 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 […]

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High Point University All-Star Panel Provides Platform for Sports Industry Leaders to Impart Wisdom

High Point University senior Logan Carter (far left) leads the All-Star Panel featuring Bob Ryan (left of center), retired sports columnist for The Boston Globe and HPU’s Sports Reporter in Residence; Cynt Marshall (right of center), CEO of Mark Cuban’s NBA team the Dallas Mavericks and HPU’s Sports Executive in Residence; and Joe Michaels (right), […]

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Class of 2019 Outcomes: Macketta Johns Branches Out with Bumble

With another successful Commencement behind us, recent High Point University graduates are kicking off 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 […]

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HPU Students to Shadow Cynt Marshall During Dallas Mavericks Externship

During her time on campus, Cynt Marshall, CEO of the Dallas Mavericks and Sports Executive in Residence at High Point University, networks with students, answers their questions and provides insight into developing a successful career. HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 18, 2019 – On Wednesday, Oct. 23, four High Point University students will travel to Dallas, […]

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Class of 2019 Outcomes: Livy Beaner Broadens her Journalism Experience

With another successful Commencement behind us, recent High Point University graduates are kicking off 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 […]

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HPU’s Event Management Program Awarded Pinnacle Award for Fourth Straight Year

High Point University’s event management program has been named the best bachelor’s degree in the industry for the fourth year in a row. Pictured from left to right are Dr. Vern Biaett, chair and professor of event management, HPU students Alexa Maldonado, Morgan Banker, Kathryn Abel, Murphy DiRosa, Ashlyne McComb, Anna Dwares and Dr. Brianna […]

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Meet the Deans 2019

  Dr. Angela Bauer Dean of the Wanek School of Natural Sciences Education: B.A. in psychology and neuroscience from Lawrence University in Wisconsin; a Ph.D. in neuroscience from Northwestern University. Accolades: Dr. Bauer has been part of the HPU family since 2013. She joined as chair of the Department of Biology and has taught courses […]

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Class of 2019 Outcomes: Mitch Rissmiller Joins the TODAY Show Team

With another successful commencement behind us, High Point University seniors have kicked-off 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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