Class of 2019 Outcome: Christiana Bellusci Studies Fashion in Italy

Although commencement is right around the corner, High Point University graduates are already 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 […]

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Academic and Professional Achievements

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 3, 2019 – High Point University faculty, staff and students recently received the following academic and professional awards and recognitions. HPU Senior Awarded Critical Language Scholarship Kendal Karstens, a senior international relations major at HPU, is the recipient of a Critical Language Scholarship to study in the Russian country of Georgia […]

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Making Connections: Dr. Cara Kozma’s classroom extends outward into the community

This story is featured in the Fall 2018 edition of the HPU Magazine. Discover below how HPU Dr. Cara Kozma extends her classroom into the community. Three afternoons a week they come to practice reading and writing. There’s a snack and story time. There are plenty of ways to use their imagination, too, like designing a superhero or puppet show. […]

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Class of 2019: Molly Hulver Pursues Ph.D. in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Although commencement is just around the corner, High Point University graduates are already 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 […]

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10 Lessons from Dallas Mavericks CEO Cynt Marshall

When Dallas Mavericks CEO Cynt Marshall visited High Point University, she shared her insight for succeeding in the workplace with students across campus. And Marshall really was a presence throughout the entire campus that day. She worked with a sport management class, networked with students during lunch, and participated in a campus-wide Q&A session. Marshall […]

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HPU Inducts New Members into Phi Beta Delta

High Point University inducted 13 new members into Phi Beta Delta on March 27. Eight out of the 13 inductees attended the ceremony. Pictured from left to right are Emily Dillon, HPU sophomore; Ella Cusano, HPU junior; Dr. Matthew Sayre, chair of the Department of Sociology and Anthropology; Madison Hinson, HPU senior; Adelia Singleton, HPU […]

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Internship Profile: Matt DeRienzo Learns from Volvo

  READ MORE INTERNSHIP PROFILES Name: Matt DeRienzo Hometown: Southbury, Connecticut Year: Class of 2020 Major: Finance with a minor in economics Internship: As a purchasing intern at Volvo Trucks, DeRienzo will work for the can interior team in the purchasing department that handles the care of seats, steering wheels, headliners and trims. His position is to assist team members with various […]

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‘Day for HPU’ Set for March 27

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 26, 2019 – High Point University wants everyone to wear purple and support student scholarships during the third annual “Day for HPU” on Wednesday, March 27. Each year, the university sets aside a day to promote HPU’s Fund for Extraordinary Education, the annual scholarship fund that benefits students. Nearly 1,700 people […]

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Class of 2019 Outcomes: Amy Greaves Remotely Pilots for the U.S. Air Force

Although commencement is just around the corner, High Point University graduates are already 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 […]

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Dallas Mavericks CEO Mentors HPU Students

Cynt Marshall, CEO of the Dallas Mavericks and High Point University’s Sports Executive in Residence, visited HPU on March 20 for a variety of events. Marshall (left) participated in an interactive Q&A session moderated by HPU’s Dr. Rhonda Butler (right), assistant professor of business management. HIGH POINT, N.C., March 20, 2019 – Today, High Point […]

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Netflix Co-Founder Establishes HPU Scholarship

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 20, 2019 – Netflix Co-Founder Marc Randolph, who serves as High Point University’s Entrepreneur in Residence, has established two full-tuition scholarships. The scholarships were presented on March 19 to two Philadelphia students. The scholarship recipients are Jardai Sharper and Iyinoluwa Afolayan Ogunyinka, both of whom attend Roxborough High School in Philadelphia. […]

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Students Teach English to Children and Adults in Costa Rica Over Spring Break

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 19, 2019 – High Point University students engaged with some of Costa Rica’s children and adults in the classroom over spring break. HPU’s Volunteer Center coordinated a trip to Ciudad Cortes, Costa Rica, for spring break to teach English to children and adults. The group of students visited Tres Rios School, […]

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Internship Profile: Haley Hartje Interns with Dr. Oz

  READ MORE INTERNSHIP PROFILES Name: Haley Hartje Hometown: Guilford, Connecticut Year: Class of 2019 Major: Strategic Communication Internship: As a publicity intern on The Dr. Oz Show, Hartje accepted an incredible opportunity during her second semester of senior year and was exposed to various tasks including maintaining daily press clips, creating press lists on Cision, and supporting show […]

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Nurturing and Inspiring Spaces: Gardens promote wellness and inspire students to do what they love

This story is featured in the Fall 2018 edition of the HPU Magazine. Discover below how HPU’s Mariana Qubein Arboretum and Botanical Gardens provide students the calming environment needed to reflect and excel. Pause for a moment. Inhale and exhale. Release any tension you have and notice your surroundings. What do you see? Hear? Smell? HPU’s campus is […]

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Bonner Leaders Serve in Washington, D.C. During Spring Break

High Point University Bonner Leaders participated in service during spring break in Washington, D.C. During the trip, they toured the Capitol and met with U.S. Rep. Mark Meadows. HIGH POINT, N.C., March 15, 2019 – The High Point University Bonner Leaders spent their spring break in the nation’s capital participating in community service. As part […]

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Class of 2019 Outcomes: Julia Redbord Uses Communication Skills for CDW

Although commencement is just around the corner, High Point University graduates are already 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 […]

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