Research: Physical Performance Tests Predict Injury in College Athletes

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 9, 2016 – A three-year research study at High Point University has revealed that certain physical performance tests developed by the university can be used to predict athletic injuries before they occur. The results are helping HPU identify injury potential in student-athletes and develop training programs to prevent those injuries from […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Candace Tucker Works at Greensboro Nonprofit

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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Art Students Inspired by Italian ‘Maymester’

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 7, 2016 – The Roman Colosseum is magnificent in photos, but a group of High Point University students recently discovered that it is even more striking in person. They studied the Colosseum and other renowned attractions through HPU’s “Grand Tour of Italy,” a class that immersed the students in Italian art […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Jasmine Williams Communicates for TEGNA

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 2016 Profile: Jaime Durie Sells Dental Equipment

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 2016 Profile: Chas Bassing Creates Financial Plans

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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HPU Announces New Hires

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 3, 2016 – High Point University welcomed three new staff members during the month of May. They are as follows: Audrey Westbrook joined the Physical Therapy department as a biomechanics research engineer. She works in the Human Biomechanics and Physiology Lab, where she assists with data collection and processing. Westbrook previously […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Miranda Sheetz Lands Job at Altria

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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Students Immersed in Spanish Culture During ‘Maymester’

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 2, 2016 – High Point University students studying Spanish are learning about Spain first-hand as they travel to cities throughout the country as a part of the “Spanish Culture: Past and Present Maymester” course. The students visited cities such as Madrid, Sevilla, Granada, Córdoba and Cádiz as well as monuments such […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Alexa Burger Launches Investment Career

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 2016 Profile: Shane Smith Commissioned into Army

With Commencement just around the corner, 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 journey at HPU. Here’s a glimpse of one extraordinary senior from the Class […]

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Professor Appointed Committee Co-Chair of International Biology Organization

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 31, 2016 – Dr. Veronica Segarra, assistant professor of biology at High Point University, was appointed co-chair of the Minorities Affairs Committee of the American Society of Cell Biology (ASCB). Segarra has been a member of ASCB, an international community of biologists, since 2008. She became involved in the Minorities Affairs […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Kellie Valente Continues Psychology Education

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 2016 Profile: Justin Moore Takes Job at Dixon Hughes Goodman

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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Students Explore Europe During Global Business ‘Maymester’

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 26, 2016 – High Point University students embarked on a journey to London, Luxembourg, Amsterdam and Berlin as a part of their “Global Business Maymester” course. The students explored key developments in the world regarding the globalization of people, markets and firms. They enhanced their ability to assess the geopolitical and […]

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5 Things to Do on Your First Day in the Office

With another school year behind us, High Point University students are preparing to enter the workforce. For new graduates, professional careers or graduate school programs are their next step. For underclassmen, internship experience is the goal. No matter the class year, freshman to graduate, students should ask themselves, “How can I bring value and relevance […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Thomas Lyons Pursues Music Ministry

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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