Students and Faculty Take Talents to Costa Rica

HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 21, 2016 – For the third year, three students from High Point University participated in the highly selective Promising Artists Program in Costa Rica and took the stage during a week of musical performances. The Promising Artists program started in 1986 and is recognized by the U.S. State Department. Each year, […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Thomas Lyons Pursues Music Ministry

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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Class of 2016 Profile: Nick Pierle Begins Journey to Music Conductor

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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Band Concert to be Held at Alumni Ave. Amphitheatre

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 20, 2016 – The location for the HPU Spring Band Concert, performed by HPU’s Symphonic Band, has been changed to the Alumni Ave. Amphitheatre, HPU’s newest outdoor learning space. The concert will be held at 7:30 p.m. on April 25. The concert will feature a mixture of serious band literature and […]

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Jazz Ensemble to Present Cafe Jazz

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 30, 2016 – Put on your dancing shoes and join High Point University’s Jazz Ensemble for lively music from the swing era and beyond at the second annual Café Jazz concert. The event will be held at 7:30 p.m. on April 5 in the Ballroom at the Plato S. Wilson Commerce […]

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Community Enrichment Series Events for March Announced

HIGH POINT, N.C., Feb. 23, 2016 – High Point University will host the following events in March as part of the Community Enrichment Series. All of these events are open to the public. Tickets are not required unless otherwise noted. Greensboro Symphony: “Tchaikovsky Spectacular,” to be held at 7:30 p.m. on March 3 in the […]

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Kaleidoscope Concert to Feature Nine Chamber Ensembles

HIGH POINT, N.C., Feb. 12, 2016 – High Point University will offer community members an evening of non-stop musical performances with its spring chamber ensemble concert, “Kaleidoscope.” The event, part of the university’s Cultural Enrichment Series, will be held at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 27 in the Pauline Theatre of the Hayworth Fine Arts Center. It […]

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Three Students Perform with NC Opera

HIGH POINT, N.C., Jan. 18, 2016 – Three High Point University music majors have joined the chorus for an upcoming production by North Carolina Opera. Jay Card, James Austin Porzenski and Laura Hutchins will perform in Tchaikovsky’s opera “Eugene Onegin,” to be presented in concert at 3 p.m. on Jan. 24 at Meymandi Auditorium in […]

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Chamber Music Series to Feature the Bassoon

HIGH POINT, N.C., Jan. 7, 2016 – High Point University invites the community to the first Chamber Music Series concert of 2016, to be held at 3:30 p.m. on Jan. 24 in the Charles E. Hayworth Memorial Chapel. The event is free and open to the public. Tickets are not required. The program will feature […]

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HPU to Hold Winter Band Concert

HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 23, 2015 – High Point University student and faculty musicians from a variety of ensembles will perform at the upcoming Winter Band Concert. The event will be held at 7:30 p.m. on Dec. 7 in Hayworth Fine Arts Center, Pauline Theatre. It is free and open to the public; tickets are […]

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Alumni Profile: Shaping the Future at Microsoft

READ MORE ALUMNI SUCCESS STORIES You can’t avoid it: the 2016 election cycle is in full swing. You’ve seen the debates, the news coverage and the canvassing efforts. But have you ever thought about the technology that goes into running a political campaign? Ariel Gariepy has. She’s a 2014 graduate of High Point University. She […]

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Students to Perform ‘Ominous Opera’

HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 27, 2015 – Students in the Opera Scenes class at High Point University will bring some of opera’s most sinister plots and deceptive characters to life for Friday the 13th. The concert, “Ominous Opera,” will be held at 8 p.m. on Nov. 13 in Charles E. Hayworth Memorial Chapel. The event […]

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