5 Lessons from HPU’s All-Star Sports Entertainment Panel

During a recent All-Star Panel held on campus, students scored advice from three MVPs in the sports industry and learned how to make their goals a reality. Below are highlights from the conversation between Cynt Marshall, Dallas Mavericks CEO and HPU’s Sports Executive in Residence; Bob Ryan, Boston Globe Reporter and HPU’s Sports Reporter in […]

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The Entrepreneurial Mindset

This story is featured in the Fall 2019 edition of the HPU Magazine. Discover below how HPU promotes an entrepreneurial spirit in its students and provides them the opportunities to grow their business ideas.  High Point University’s student entrepreneurs know where to channel their energy and find support. Inside the Belk Entrepreneurship Center, students craft […]

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Connecting Passion with Purpose

This story is featured in the Fall 2019 edition of the HPU Magazine. Discover below how HPU’s Office of Career and Professional Development goes above and beyond in preparing students for their careers.    HPU’s Office of Career and Professional Development helps students channel their talents into incredible career paths. A month before his HPU […]

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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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HPU Faculty Conduct Grant-Worthy Scientific Research

Thanks to High Point University’s stellar faculty, high-level scientific research is frequently being conducted on the HPU campus. This research is receiving national attention while providing students with incredible learning experiences that will benefit their future careers. Below is a sample of grants that HPU faculty have recently been awarded in support of their research.  […]

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Preparing the Next Generation of Scientists

This story is featured in the Spring 2019 edition of the HPU Magazine. Discover below how Dr. Veronica Segarra, assistant professor of biology, mentors students in and out of the classroom.  Dr. Veronica Segarra supports her students in the classroom and beyond. “She was the first person I called when I got accepted into Johns […]

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Inside Look: The Wanek School of Natural Sciences

Transformation is an integral part of High Point University’s growth mindset. The Wanek School of Natural Sciences reflects the amazing growth the university has experienced in recent years. The $65 million, 128,000-square-foot facility opened this fall and features four stories of innovative lab and classroom space, as well as the Culp Planetarium. Students in biology, […]

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Lifelong Career Preparation

This story is featured in the Spring 2019 edition of the HPU Magazine. Discover below how HPU’s Office of Career and Professional Development goes above and beyond in preparing students for their careers.  HPU’s professional development process is a lasting investment for students. When Anne Drew Allen was a high school senior from Austin, Texas, […]

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Health Sciences Studies Lead to Healthy Career Paths

This story is featured in the Spring 2019 edition of the HPU Magazine. Discover below how HPU’s Congdon School of Health Sciences prepares students for a future in healthcare.  Students Engage with Community and Research CLICK HERE to see the full Spring 2019 Magazine! When Erika Klein was searching for the best university to pursue […]

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Top 5 Lessons Steve Wozniak Shared with HPU Students

Steve Wozniak, Apple co-founder and High Point University Innovator in Residence, helped pave the way for the computers and technology we have today. When he returned to the HPU campus earlier this week, he met with students, faculty and staff to impart valuable wisdom he’s learned along the way. Here are a few lessons “The Woz” […]

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10 Lessons Scott McKain Shared With High Point University Students

During High Point University’s Innovation Summit, best-selling author and HPU’s Corporate Educator in Residence Scott McKain returned to campus to speak with students and share some words of wisdom. At High Point University, students are instilled with the life skills required to succeed outside of the classroom. With access to innovators such as Apple Co-Founder […]

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10 Life Lessons Marc Randolph Shared With HPU’s Students

Marc Randolph, High Point University’s Entrepreneur in Residence recently returned to campus to share wisdom with students during HPU’s Innovation Summit. At High Point University, students are instilled with the life skills required to succeed outside of the classroom. With access to innovators such as Apple Co-Founder Steve Wozniak, HPU’s Innovator in Residence; Byron Pitts, […]

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5 Life Lessons Steve Wozniak Shared with HPU’s Students

As part of High Point University’s Innovation Summit, Steve Wozniak, the co-founder of Apple Computer and HPU’s Innovator in Residence, visited campus and continued his commitment to mentoring students. During an interactive Q&A with students and a discussion with HPU President Dr. Nido Qubein in the Hayworth Fine Arts Center, Wozniak shared wisdom he has gained throughout […]

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Freshman Success Coaches: Guiding Students Through Their Transition to College

This story is featured in the Fall 2017 edition of the HPU Magazine. Discover below how HPU’s Freshman’s Success Coaches mentor students. They graduated in May, the first cohort mentored by HPU’s student success coaches. They walked across the stage, received their degree in front of Roberts Hall and began careers or post-graduate work. And Dr. Beth Holder […]

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Office of Career and Professional Development: Focused on Outcomes

This story is featured in the Fall 2017 edition of the HPU Magazine. Discover below how HPU’s Office of Career and Professional Development help students find successful internships. This past summer, Cassandra Diaz completed an internship with The Madison Square Garden Company where she developed integrated media plans for MSG brands, including Radio City Music Hall and the […]

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Insider’s Look at Congdon Hall

Innovation is woven throughout High Point University’s DNA. Congdon Hall is a reflection of that. At $120 million total, these programs and this facility reflect the single largest investment in HPU’s history. Students have already begun to study in the state of the art laboratories. Graduate students preparing to become pharmacists, physician assistants and physical […]

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