Faculty Featured in Sechrest Gallery Exhibition

HIGH POINT, N.C., Feb. 24, 2015 – The Sechrest Gallery at High Point University will showcase the art of HPU faculty in an upcoming exhibition. The exhibit, which opens March 16, will remain in the gallery until April 30. A reception will be held at 4 p.m. on March 26. The exhibition highlights HPU’s School […]

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Class of 2014 Profile: Allie Dearie Spreads Hope and Help With TWLOHA

With a successful 2014 Commencement Ceremony 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 […]

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Industry Exposé: Students Work at High Point Market

HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 23, 2014 – Located in the furniture capital of the world, the High Point Market provides valuable experiential learning opportunities for High Point University students to work side-by-side renowned interior designers without ever leaving the city. As the fall market wraps up this year, so too do the priceless networking, career […]

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HPU Welcomes Brown to School of Art and Design

HIGH POINT, N.C., Sept. 4, 2014 – High Point University welcomes Mark E. Brown to the faculty as instructor of art. An accomplished sculptor and artist, Brown’s work has been exhibited in more than 300 solo, invitational and group exhibitions in the United States at venues such as Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art, the National […]

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Class of 2014 Profile: Alyssa Carney Crafts a Career in Furniture

With a successful 2014 Commencement Ceremony 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 […]

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Freshman Profile: A Dedication to Service

HPU’s largest cohort of 1,470 new students represents a wide variety of academic achievement, service, backgrounds, cultures and geographic locations. Below is a snapshot of a student who embodies HPU’s commitment to serving and giving back. Name: Mary McAllister High school attended: Riverside High School in Durham, N.C. Accomplishments: McAllister has been on numerous mission trips with her church youth group, […]

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Photography Instructor Selected for Exhibition

HIGH POINT, N.C., Aug. 13, 2014 – A photograph by Benita VanWinkle, instructor of art at High Point University, was recently accepted into a juried online photo exhibition by the Black Box Gallery in Portland, Oregon. VanWinkle’s photograph, titled, “Byrd Theatre, Richmond, VA,” was one of 54 images selected from 525 submissions for the “Focus: […]

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Class of 2014 Profile: Savannah Bastecki Designs in Florida

With a successful 2014 Commencement Ceremony 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 […]

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Rising Senior Takes Talents to CNN

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 25, 2014 – Rising High Point University senior Daniel Nicolelis, from Chapel Hill, N.C., is getting world-class experience this summer while interning at CNN in Atlanta, Ga. The graphic design major is working with designers at the international news organization creating designs for CNN’s website. “HPU’s rigorous design classes and teachers […]

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Photography Instructor Selected for International Exhibition

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 24, 2014 – A photograph by Benita VanWinkle, instructor of art at High Point University, was recently accepted into an international photo exhibition. The photograph titled, “Lesson at Myrtle Beach, S.C.,” was one of just 27 selected for the “Harmony” exhibition at the PH21 Gallery in Budapest, Hungary. “Just being accepted […]

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Class of 2014 Profile: Kate Hensley Oversees Chamber of Commerce Communications

With a successful 2014 Commencement Ceremony 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 […]

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Art Professor Selected for National Exhibition

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 21, 2014 – High Point University instructor of art Benita VanWinkle has been selected to show two of her photographs at the “Hue” exhibition from May 22 to June 15 at the Darkroom Gallery in Essex Junction, Vt. Out of 660 submissions, the juror selected 55 photographs for the exhibition, including […]

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