Student’s Undergraduate Research Helps Mattress Industry

HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 12, 2018 – High Point University’s Office of Undergraduate Research and Creative Works helped the Specialty Sleep Association find out how well customers pay attention to mattress support systems by surveying retail sales associates. Two years ago, the Specialty Sleep Association contacted HPU’s Office of Undergraduate Research and Creative Works to […]

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Class of 2018 Outcomes: Victoria Uminsky Becomes Sales Consultant for Henry Shein

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 senior from the […]

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Students Study the Design of Disneyland

HPU art and design students traveled to Disneyland on their fall break for behind-the-scenes experiences to learn about the artists and designers who helped create Disney’s first theme park. HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 30, 2018 – Thirteen High Point University art and graphic design majors traveled to Disneyland for behind-the-scenes experiences to learn about the […]

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Class of 2018 Outcomes: Patricia Casey Commences Career in Accounting

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 senior from the […]

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Class of 2018 Outcomes: Margaret Shaffer Manages Marketing for Optic Nerve

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 senior from the […]

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HPU Recognized for Best Event Management Program for Third Time

HPU’s event management program won the Haas & Wilkerson Pinnacle Award for Best Event Management Bachelor’s Degree from the International Festivals and Events Association. Attending the IFEA conference and accepting the award are, from left, student Makayla Worley, student Skyler Niles, Assistant Professor Dr. Vern Biaett, Assistant Professor Dr. Brianna Clark, student and Planning on […]

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HPU Students Learn from IRS Agents in Forensic Accounting Exercise

HPU accounting students worked together as ‘special agents’ during the Adrian Project. Federal IRS agents visited campus for the afternoon-long event on Oct. 24. HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 26, 2018 – Twenty-eight High Point University Department of Accounting students played the role of ‘special agents’ as they worked with federal IRS agents on Oct. 24. […]

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HPU Students Experience a Behind-the-Scenes Look at WGHP

HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 25, 2018 – Election Day is right around the corner and some High Point University students sat in on a live interview between Dr. Brandon Lenoir, HPU’s assistant professor of strategic communication, and Bob Buckley, Fox 8 anchor and senior reporter. Lenoir was invited to discuss the state legislature ahead of […]

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