Student Receives Prestigious Scholarship to Study Abroad

HIGH POINT, N.C., Aug. 10, 2016 – High Point University sophomore Caroline Cunningham is the recipient of the prestigious Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship, a federal awards program for students who study abroad. Cunningham, a Frankfort, Kentucky, native and communication major studying electronic media, will use the scholarship to study in England this fall. The […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Kristin Stazzone Begins Graphic Design 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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Students Score Rio Olympic Internships

Pictured above is Madison Depner, an HPU senior who is serving as an Olympic hospitality guide at NBCUniversal Media, LLC at the 2016 Rio Olympics. HIGH POINT, N.C., Aug. 10, 2016 – While the 2016 Rio Olympic Games are captivating the world, the games are also providing unmatched internship opportunities for two High Point University students. Senior […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Megan Kvedar Sells for Ashley HomeStore

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: Ainsley Gompf Secures Position at Johnson Street

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: Nicole Forman Communicates for School District

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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Learning Skills Beyond the Classroom

Hannah Grau is in New York City. Cameron Scott, too. Zach Zukowski just returned from Hong Kong as Alex Fundora sticks close to campus this summer taking classes, helping new students and putting into practice what he learned from a leadership speaker known as the “Front-Row Girl.” Meanwhile, Jenny Marshall is in Maryland, her home. […]

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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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