Alumni Profile: Finding Success in the Big Apple

Reed Schneider wakes up at 6:30 a.m. and takes the subway into Manhattan every morning on the R train. He arrives at a 32-story high-rise building just a stone’s throw from Central Park. His glass-walled office building offers a rewarding view over the hustle and bustle of Third Avenue. Every time he sees it, he […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Mark Ganassa Recruits in DC Area

It may be early in the semester, but Commencement will be here before we know it. Many High Point University seniors 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 […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Matteo Bellusci Works for Big Four Accounting Firm

It may be early in the semester, but Commencement will be here before we know it. Many High Point University seniors 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 […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Rory Woods Lands Manager Position in Charlotte

It may be early in the semester, but Commencement will be here before we know it. Many High Point University seniors 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 […]

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Wanderlust 101

This story is featured in the Winter 2016 edition of the HPU Magazine. Discover below how HPU’s growing study abroad program continues to create life-changing, impactful and relevant experiences for students.   One candle. A German flag. Armed guards lining the streets. A silent protest under the night sky. That’s what Heidi Fischer remembers from 1989. She was […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Nick Franty Represents Liberty Mutual

It may be early in the semester, but Commencement will be here before we know it. Many High Point University seniors 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 […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Jake Jackson Launches Furniture Career

It may be early in the semester, but Commencement will be here before we know it. Many High Point University seniors 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 […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Joseph Taulane Sells for Tom James

It may be early in the semester, but Commencement will be here before we know it. Many High Point University seniors 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 […]

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Students Learn Italian Culture in the City of High Point

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 10, 2016 – High Point University students recently learned about Italian culture right here in the city of High Point thanks to an authentic Italian restaurant and business owner. Students enrolled in the Modern Foreign Language Italian course went to Scugnizzi restaurant, where they learned to order their food and drinks […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Ryan Fuller Advises for Gartner

It may be early in the semester, but Commencement will be here before we know it. Many High Point University seniors 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 […]

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Alvarez Joins School of Health Sciences

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 8, 2016 – High Point University’s Congdon School of Health Sciences welcomes Andrea Alvarez as a clinical education specialist for the Department of Physical Therapy. Alvarez assists with communication and contractual agreements between clinical facilities, students and faculty members. She reviews contracts and keeps track of all clinical experiences for students […]

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Alumni Receives First Place in NC College Media Association Contest

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 4, 2016 – High Point University graduate Cara Sinicropi recently won first place in the North Carolina College Media Association’s annual contest in the non-fiction category. Her piece titled, “The Magnolia,” was published in Apogee Magazine’s spring 2015 issue. “The piece was initially created as an assignment for Dr. Jacob Paul’s […]

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February’s Extraordinary Leader: Lessons Beyond the Lab

  Calla Telzrow felt the shudder of nerves when she spotted the collection of machines in Congdon Hall’s third-floor chemistry lab. One looked like a small refrigerator. Another resembled a big spark plug. She didn’t know anything about what they did. All she knew was she’d be working with Dr. Andrew Wommack, her organic chemistry […]

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Athletic Training Professor Named Educator of the Year

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 3, 2016 – Dr. Yum Nguyen, assistant professor of athletic training at High Point University, was named 2016 Educator of the Year by the North Carolina Athletic Trainers’ Association. He will be recognized on March 5 at the organization’s spring meeting in Wrightsville Beach. In addition to teaching and mentoring students, […]

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HPU to Host 800 Community Members for LEGO Showcase

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 1, 2016 – High Point University’s School of Education will host more than 800 children and parents for the annual Lego Showcase event, “Come Build With Us,” on April 9 from 1 to 6 p.m. Registration for the event is open until March 23. You can visit http://www.highpoint.edu/education/legoshowcase/ to learn more […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Michael Heslink Pursues MA in Writing

Recent December graduates of High Point University 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 Class […]

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