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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High Point University Students Gain Hands-On Experience at High Point Furniture Market

High Point University senior interior design majors Tara Kelley (left), Amy Fleener (right) and Christina Carilli, a sophomore psychology major (center), prepare the Loloi showroom during High Point Market. HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 18, 2019 – Today, High Point University students helped High Point Market exhibitors prepare for the largest home furnishings industry trade show […]

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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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Alumna Embodies the Entrepreneurial Spirit

READ MORE ALUMNI SUCCESS STORIES   Ally-Catherine Trenary, ’14, from Lafayette, Louisiana, launched June St. George to meet a need in the textile industry — creating custom rugs made with 100% New Zealand wool to revolutionize interior design spaces. Her business works like this: Customers visit junestgeorge.com and select their preferred pattern, material, colors and […]

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Internship Profile: Kaylee Kerr Acts as Media Intern for Newfields

  READ MORE INTERNSHIP PROFILES Name: Kaylee Kerr Hometown: Avon, Indiana Year: Class of 2021 Major: Communications, focusing in electronic media with double minors in graphic design and photography Internship: Kerr worked as the media intern for Newfields, a 100-acre nature park that houses the Indianapolis Museum of Art (IMA), gardens and woodlands. As the […]

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Class of 2019 Outcomes: Kendra Perley Finds a Future at Havertys Furniture

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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Internship Profile: Tara Jue Makes a Career with Morgan Stanley

  READ MORE INTERNSHIP PROFILES Name: Tara Jue Hometown: Union Beach, New Jersey Year: Class of 2020 Major: Computer science and a minor in graphic design CLICK HEREto discover HPU’s School of Engineering. Internship: Jue joined Morgan Stanley as a technology summer analyst in New York City. She spent time working as a business analyst […]

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Class of 2019 Profile: Michael Crowley Assists with Athletic Graphics

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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Class of 2019 Outcomes: Rachael Rice Races to Rue Gilt Groupe

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

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Artists who Thrive on Real-World Application

This story is featured in the Spring 2019 edition of the HPU Magazine. Discover below how HPU’s School of Art and Design set students up with experiential learning opportunities and real-world application.  Graduates from the School of Art and Design produce impressive results. Imagine you’re a college student learning from designers who created signature graphics […]

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Internship Profile: Laney Badulis Builds Business Skills

  READ MORE INTERNSHIP PROFILES Name: Laney Badulis Hometown: Raleigh, North Carolina Year: Class of 2020 Major: Strategic communication with a minor in graphic design Internship: Badulis is working for Red Hat as an account based marketing intern in Raleigh, North Carolina. She supports the buildout of contact databases to help target clients using a […]

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Internship Profile: Jessica Marley Joins Jonathan Adler

READ MORE INTERNSHIP PROFILES Name: Jessica Marley Hometown: Eastchester, New York Year: Class of 2022 Major: Interior design with a minor in marketing Internship: Marley joins Jonathan Adler as a product design intern in New York City. She assists the product design team with design sheets, sample reviews and material inventory. Marley also works with their […]

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Class of 2019 Outcomes: Elisabeth Crane Designs for Greenhouse Fabrics

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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Class of 2019 Profiles: Brianna Scordato Launches a Career with Libby Langdon

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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“The World Needs Artists”

This story is featured in the Spring 2019 edition of the HPU Magazine. Discover below how one HPU faculty member ensures students have the tools they need to succeed.  Professor Scott Raynor prepares students for meaningful careers as designers and creatives. Art grabbed Scott Raynor’s attention early in life and hasn’t let go. He started […]

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Class of 2019 Outcomes: Emily Kendall Finds her Future at Furnitureland South

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 Gain Global Experience through “Maymesters”

Students discovered a world of possibilities through different study abroad opportunities across the world this summer. Here’s a glimpse! As 14 HPU groups explored 17 destinations, students received the invaluable experience of what the world has to offer while traveling with classmates and faculty leaders across the globe.      Chile in a Time of […]

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Internship Profile: Gina Figliozzi Formats Comics with Marvel Entertainment

  READ MORE INTERNSHIP PROFILES Name: Gina Figliozzi Hometown: St. James, New York Year: Class of 2020 Major: Studio art with a minor in communication Internship: Figliozzi will be working in the publishing department of Marvel Entertainment in New York City as a digital comics intern. Her primary responsibilities include formatting digital copies of comic […]

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Retired HPU Faculty Honored

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 30, 2019 – High Point University recently honored retiring faculty Dr. Cherl Harrison during an end-of-the-year faculty meeting. Harrison came to HPU in 1987 and served as a professor of art and chaired the fine arts department composed of music, theatre and art before HPU divided the departments to establish the […]

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Class of 2019 Outcomes: Madeline Murray Finds Interest in Art Therapy

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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