Class of 2015 Profile: Brandon Hubschman Designs in Florida

With another successful commencement 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 one extraordinary […]

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School of Education Adds Assistant Professor

HIGH POINT, N.C., Aug. 27, 2015 – The School of Education at High Point University recently added Dr. Theresa Hegedus to the faculty as assistant professor. Hegedus teaches undergraduate elementary and middle grades teacher candidates and graduate students in the STEM concentration of the Master of Education program. She also serves as a university supervisor […]

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Freshman Profile: Ahead of the Curve

HPU’s newest cohort of students represents a wide variety of academic achievement, service, backgrounds, cultures and geographic locations. Below is a snapshot of a student who finished high school a year early, putting her ahead of the curve:  Name: Poeu Breckinridge Hometown: Bloomville, New York High school attended: South Kortright Central School in South Kortright, New York Accomplishments: Originally […]

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Class of 2015 Profile: Kyle Prates Lands Job in Boston

With another successful commencement 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 one extraordinary […]

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McConnell Joins Sport Communication Sequence

HIGH POINT, N.C., Aug. 25, 2015 – High Point University recently hired Dr. Patrick McConnell as associate professor of sport communication. He is one of more than 40 new faculty joining HPU for the 2015-16 academic year. McConnell serves as coordinator for the new sport communication sequence in the Nido R. Qubein School of Communication. […]

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Freshman Profile: An Extraordinary NASCAR Driver

HPU’s newest cohort of students represents a wide variety of academic achievement, service, backgrounds, cultures and geographic locations. David Garborcauskas, or David Garbo as he prefers, has a unique background in NASCAR; find out below how his racing ties led him to establish his own foundation for students with non-traditional learning styles.  Name: David Garbo, Jr. Hometown: Stonington, Connecticut High […]

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Student Interns for Fashion Designer in New York City

HIGH POINT, N.C., Aug. 21, 2015 – High Point University rising junior Kimberly Kloss is learning from one of the most prominent fashion designers, Diane von Furstenberg, at her internship. Kloss, a New York, New York native, is spending her summer in New York City as a marketing communications intern at Diane von Furstenberg Studio […]

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Senior Spends Summer at Internship in LA

HIGH POINT, N.C., Aug. 21, 2015 – High Point University senior Brenna Austin is on her way to an exciting career in the entertainment industry after completing her summer internship with Entertainment Fusion Group in Los Angeles. Austin, a High Point native and strategic communication major, served as a public relations and events intern for […]

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Freshmen Profile: Twins Eager for Future at HPU

HPU’s newest cohort of students represents a wide variety of academic achievement, service, backgrounds, cultures and geographic locations. Twins Josh and Greg Allen are among the incoming Class of 2019; find out why they both chose HPU below.  Name: Josh and Greg Allen Hometown: Honeoye Falls, New York High school attended: Honeoye Falls-Lima High School in Honeoye Falls, New York Accomplishments: Josh […]

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Student Interns at the District of Columbia Courts

HIGH POINT, N.C., Aug. 17, 2015 – High Point University rising junior Emily Luciano is learning about criminal justice through her summer internship at the District of Columbia Courts. Luciano, a New Canaan, Connecticut native, resides at George Washington University this summer while working as a junior deputy clerk in the criminal division. Her responsibilities […]

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Freshman Profile: A Passion for Communication

HPU’s newest cohort of students represents a wide variety of academic achievement, service, backgrounds, cultures and geographic locations. Below is a snapshot of a student whose passion for communication and media landed her a spot in HPU’s selective Media Fellows program.  Name: Mandy Engelman Hometown: Pinehurst, North Carolina High school attended: Powers Catholic High School in Flint, Michigan Accomplishments: Engelman is […]

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NBC Internship Helps HPU Junior Invest in Future Career

HIGH POINT, N.C., Aug. 17, 2015 – High Point University junior Blake Pulley is providing her expertise into the financial operations of one of America’s premier entertainment networks during a summer internship with NBCUniversal. Throughout the summer, Pulley, a New Jersey native, has worked at NBC headquarters at 30 Rockefeller Plaza in New York City. […]

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Class of 2015 Profile: Teressa Trotta Works in DC

With another successful commencement 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 one extraordinary […]

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Class of 2015 Profile: Rachel Thiets Begins Med School Journey

With another successful commencement 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 one extraordinary […]

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