Class of 2016 Profile: Gabi Mirand Teaches in San Diego

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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Student Invests in a Successful Future in Event Management

HIGH POINT, N.C., Aug. 3, 2016 – High Point University rising junior Catherine Vogt is spending her summer sharpening her planning skills by coordinating international events with one of the world’s largest banks. The Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, native is an intern at the worldwide headquarters for Commerzbank, a leading international bank, in Frankfurt, Germany. […]

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Pokemon’s New Power: Augmented Reality

By Stefan Hall, Ph.D., chair of the Department of Media Production and Studies and associate professor of communication in the Nido R. Qubein School of Communication at High Point University. Dr. Hall teaches courses primarily in game design and game theory. In the short time since its release on July 6, the video game “Pokémon […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Ashley Hengerer Designs for Johnson & Johnson

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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Student Helps Produce Live Episodes of ‘The Late Show with Stephen Colbert’

HIGH POINT, N.C., July 29, 2016 – High Point University senior Emily Anderson has a front row seat to her future at her summer internship with the “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert.” Her past two weeks with the show have confirmed her decision to pursue a career in live television as she’s helped produce […]

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Junior Interns at Discovery Communications

HIGH POINT, N.C., July 28, 2016 – High Point University rising junior Nico Salmon is practicing his sales skills this summer at Discovery Communications, a global mass media and entertainment company. The Miami native creates client presentations, analyzes ratings, reports on trends, develops marketing plans, executes inventory management and analysis, and monitors performance indicators for […]

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Senior Hones Business Skills as Old Dominion Intern

HIGH POINT, N.C., July 27, 2016 – High Point University rising senior James Ensor wanted an internship with a major company that would enhance his business skills. He found that close to HPU’s campus at Old Dominion Freight Line when the company selected him as a pricing and costing analyst intern for the summer. Ensor, […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Meg Rice Teaches at Montlieu

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: Leigh Thomas Styles for Ralph Lauren on Fifth Avenue

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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NY Mets Select Senior as Player Relations Intern

HIGH POINT, N.C., July 25, 2016 – High Point University senior Cameron Scott’s internship has landed him in the big leagues this summer working with the New York Mets. The communication major from Queens, New York, is a player relations intern for the team, coordinating activities involving media and community relations. This involves daily interaction […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Sarah Carr Oversees Residents in Raleigh

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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Professor Publishes Research on Parental Alienation in the US

HIGH POINT, N.C., July 22, 2016 – High Point University assistant professor of psychology Sadie Leder Elder partnered with the HPU Survey Research Center and researchers from Colorado State University for a study on the prevalence of parental alienation in the U.S. The results were published recently in an article, titled “Prevalence of Parental Alienation […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Emily Beilman Selected for Management Development Program

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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Senior Conducts Research at Smithsonian Natural History Museum

HIGH POINT, N.C., July 21, 2016 – High Point University biology major Elizabeth Reardon is studying the DNA of different bird species this summer as she interns at the Smithsonian Institution National Museum of Natural History in Washington, D.C. Reardon, a rising senior from East Sandwich, Massachusetts, is part of a 10-week program for undergraduates called the […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Casey Dowd Commences Career in HR

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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Student Interns at Vanderbilt Mortgage and Finance

HIGH POINT, N.C., July 19, 2016 – High Point University rising senior Caleb Waltersdorf is learning the ins and outs of the business world through his internship at Vanderbilt Mortgage and Finance this summer. Within the Bankruptcy Department, his job responsibilities include managing accounts, communicating with customers and setting up payment plans. “I am the […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Jacqueline Reilly Develops Business for Wayfair

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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