Class of 2021 Outcomes: Katherine Pinto Specializes in Special Education

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 Retired Professor Presented the Honor of Dean Emeritus

HIGH POINT, N.C., July 9, 2021 – High Point University is honoring retiring professor Dr. Mariann Tillery with dean emeritus status in recognition of her 30 years of service. “We are grateful for Dr. Tillery’s leadership, commitment and service to High Point University,” said Dr. Daniel Erb, senior vice president of Academic Affairs. “All of […]

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HPU Wraps up Annual STEM Camp with Rocket Launch

Dr. Shirley Disseler, HPU’s STEM Camp coordinator leads the camp in a countdown to launch their rockets. HIGH POINT, N.C., June 25, 2021 – High Point University’s Annual STEM Camp ended with a blast today. The camp wrapped up with a rocket launch featuring rockets designed by local children throughout the past week. Thanks to […]

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Local Children Are Back in Action at HPU’s Annual STEM Camp

High Point University student, Courtney Loux, helps out children from The Point Prep and Leadership Academy build solar ovens on the first day of HPU’s Annual STEM camp. HIGH POINT, N.C. June 22, 2021–Rockets are preparing to launch as High Point University students host an exciting week of STEM camp for local children. This year’s […]

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HPU Graduate Student Publishes COVID-19 Children’s Book

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 16, 2021 – A graduate student in High Point University’s Stout School of Education recently published a children’s book focused on the global pandemic. Johnita Readus, a second-year student in the Educational Leadership Doctoral Program and principal of Bluford-Peeler STEAM Academy, wrote and published “Ashleigh’s New Normal.” This book explores the […]

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October Extraordinary Leader: From Peer to President

During Welcome Week, Francesca Mauceri walked from classroom to classroom, wondering if what she created worked. It did. She saw freshmen laughing and engaged. They were masked up and physically distanced, participating in an online trivia game about all things High Point University. Mauceri created the game. She came up with dozens of questions to […]

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HPU’s Teachers of Tomorrow and Students Partner to Donate $8,500 to Area Teachers

High Point University’s Teachers of Tomorrow partnered with an AmeriCorp VISTA and the Student Government Association to donate $8,500 to Guilford Education Alliance’s Teacher Supply Warehouse. Pictured from left to right are Winston McGregor, president of Guilford Education Alliance; Barbara Frye, enrichment coordinator for High Point Schools Partnership; Avery Moon, an HPU AmeriCorp VISTA who […]

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HPU Announces Academic And Professional Achievements

HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 24, 2020 – High Point University faculty and students recently received the following academic and professional awards and recognitions. Pharmacy Student Milka Tewolde Wins First Place in National Business Competition Milka Tewolde, a dual graduate degree student in HPU’s pharmacy and MBA programs, won first place in this year’s LEAP at […]

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HPU Announces Academic and Professional Achievements

HIGH POINT, N.C., Sept. 23, 2020 – High Point University faculty and students recently received the following academic and professional awards and recognitions. HPU Pharmacy Professor Receives Service Award Dr. Julie Cooper, associate professor of clinical sciences in HPU’s Fred Wilson School of Pharmacy, is this year’s recipient of the Jim Long Outstanding SHIIP Service […]

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Three HPU Faculty Members Receive Standout Awards

HIGH POINT, N.C., Sept. 21, 2020 – Three special awards were given to High Point University faculty members at the beginning of the 2020-21 academic year. HPU President Dr. Nido Qubein commissioned the establishment of these three annual faculty awards in 2018: Extraordinary Leadership Award, Innovation and Creativity Teaching Award and Spirit of High Point […]

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Class of 2020 Profile: Morgan Canner Commits to Clinical Counseling

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: Julia Daniele Continues to Clinical Counseling Program

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 Receives Colleges of Distinction Honor for the 10th Year

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 4, 2020 – For the 10th consecutive year, High Point University has been named to the Colleges of Distinction. The unique college guide honors institutions with an innovative, teacher-centered undergraduate education and a strong record of preparing graduates for real-world success. The 2020-21 Colleges of Distinction list is based upon an […]

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HPU’s Stout School of Education to Host Second ‘STEM Camp in a Box’ for Community Children

The annual summer camp is held virtually this year because of COVID-19, and a second week has been scheduled due to popularity. HIGH POINT, N.C., June 3, 2020 – High Point University’s Stout School of Education will offer a second virtual STEM camp for community children this summer due to the first session’s high demand. […]

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