HPU Supports Bennett College With $1 Million Gift

HIGH POINT, N.C., Feb. 1, 2019 – Today, High Point University contributed $1 million to Bennett College to support Bennett and rally others to help the college reach their $5 million fundraising goal. The announcement, made by HPU President Nido Qubein in HPU’s Charles E. Hayworth Memorial Chapel, challenges supporters to meet the campaign’s total […]

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Siegfried Family Establishes $500,000 Leadership Endowed Fund

HIGH POINT, N.C., Jan. 25, 2019 – A High Point University family has generously established a $500,000 endowed fund to support leadership programs and initiatives. The Siegfried Leadership Endowed Fund was established by Robert L. and Kathleen M. Siegfried of Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania, and the Siegfried Group, LLP of Wilmington, Delaware. “My passion is to […]

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Culp Family Establishes Endowed Scholarship

HIGH POINT, N.C., Jan. 21, 2019 – Dr. Harry “Frosty” and Catharine Wilson Culp, longtime residents of High Point and members of the High Point University family, have generously established a scholarship. The Harry R. and Catharine W. Culp Endowed Scholarship will be given to students pursuing a career in the field of medicine, with […]

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HPU Student Honored for Community Service

HIGH POINT, N.C., Jan. 17, 2019 – High Point University senior Evan Campbell was recognized for outstanding leadership and service by North Carolina Campus Compact, a statewide network of colleges and universities with a shared commitment to civic engagement. Campbell, a business administration major from Apex, is one of 18 students selected for the Community […]

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HPU to Host MLK Day of Service

HIGH POINT, N.C., Jan. 14, 2019 – In honor of Martin Luther King Day, community members can sign up to participate in 35 service projects organized by High Point University that will take place throughout the city on Jan. 21. Community members are invited to join HPU students and faculty and can sign up to […]

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HPU Raises $247,500 for the United Way Campaign

HPU President Nido Qubein presented the United Way of Greater High Point with a $245,000 check at the men’s basketball game on Jan. 9. Pictured from left to right are Bobby Smith, UWGHP president; the Rev. Frank Thomas, chair; HPU President Nido Qubein; and Joe Barnes, UWGHP campaign division director. HIGH POINT, N.C., Jan. 11, […]

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Lazarus Family Makes Donation

The Lazarus family of Weston, Florida, made a $250,000 commitment to High Point University and the new Caine Conservatory. Marla and Barry Lazarus are the parents of Brooke Lazarus, a 2018 graduate of HPU and member of the women’s soccer team. HIGH POINT, N.C., Dec. 18, 2018 – Barry and Marla Lazarus of Weston, Florida, […]

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HPU Family Gives 600 Stockings to Salvation Army

HIGH POINT, N.C., Dec. 17, 2018 – First, High Point University’s Student Government Association hosted a Stuff a Stocking packing event. Then they asked the HPU family to help, and they responded. And on Dec. 14, the HPU family loaded 600 stockings into a van outside of HPU’s Slane Center to help the Salvation Army […]

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