Class of 2016 Profile: Samantha Evans Starts Management 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 […]

Read More

Students Photograph Paris During ‘Maymester’ Trip

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 24, 2016 – High Point University students had the opportunity to photograph one of the world’s most exquisite cities during their “Maymester” trip to Paris, France. The course titled, “Revolution in Paris: Art at the Turn of Two Centuries,” taught students to find a new way of photographing the city while […]

Read More

Students Explore Literary History During Scotland ‘Maymester’

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 23, 2016 – High Point University students had the opportunity to study abroad in Scotland as a part of their “Maymester” literature course by touring historically and culturally significant sites within Scotland. The class visited sites such as Edinburgh, Abbotsford, Ashton Lane Glasgow, Peebles, Melrose, Alloway and Dumfries, to name a […]

Read More

Class of 2016 Profile: Nick Pierle Begins Journey to Music Conductor

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 […]

Read More

Class of 2016 Profile: Johnathan Stroud Sells for Tom James

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 […]

Read More

Class of 2016 Profile: Maggie Seward Secures Accounting Job at PwC

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 […]

Read More

Class of 2016 Profile: Kaitlin Thompson Works for Klaussner

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 […]

Read More

Class of 2016 Profile: Mary Kyner Attends Seminary at Princeton

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 […]

Read More

Student Newspaper Receives First-Place Award

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 16, 2016 – High Point University’s student newspaper, The Campus Chronicle, was recently awarded first place in the 2016 American Scholastic Press Association’s Annual Review and Contest Awards. The contest compares student publications throughout the country on content, design, photography and overall quality. James Ensor, the editor in chief of the […]

Read More

Class of 2016 Profile: Jessica Jones Manages Travel for Top Food Company

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 […]

Read More

The Political Power of Social Media: HPU Professor’s Research Published

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 12, 2016 – High Point University assistant professor of strategic communication Dr. Sojung Claire Kim recently published her collaborative research on the role of mobile phones and social media on political participation in the peer-reviewed journal Communication and the Public. This research systematically tests the relationships between the use of Twitter […]

Read More

Class of 2016 Profile: Courtney Sullivan Lands Job 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 […]

Read More

Major Gift Will Support Student Entrepreneurs

Pictured above are the first recipients of the Pagon Promising Entrepreneur’s Fund at High Point University. On the top row from left to right are Joseph Cochrane-Brown, Mandy Engelman and Frazier Robinson. On the bottom row from left to right are Emily DeLena, Brandon Holder and Shakira Ramsey. HIGH POINT, N.C., May 12, 2016 – Through a major gift, Leonard and […]

Read More

Retired Faculty Honored at Annual Luncheon

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 12, 2016 – High Point University recently honored retiring faculty Dr. Barbara Leonard and Dr. Martie Bell during the university’s annual Retirement Recognition Luncheon. Leonard came to HPU in 1988 and served as a professor of education and the associate dean for the School of Education. Leonard’s area of interests are […]

Read More

Class of 2016 Profile: Jennifer Pascale Manages Projects for Ad Agency

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 […]

Read More

Dan Tarara Receives Slane Distinguished Teaching-Service Award

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 10, 2016 – Dr. Dan Tarara, assistant professor of exercise science at High Point University, received the Meredith Clark Slane Distinguished Teaching-Service Award during the 2016 Commencement ceremony. The award is named for Meredith Clark Slane, a friend to the university, and has been given annually since 1973 to recognize excellence […]

Read More

Class of 2016 Profile: Marc Femiano Signs on with Citrix ShareFile

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 […]

Read More

Kevin Ford Receives Ridenhour Scholarly and Professional Achievement Award

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 10, 2016 – Dr. Kevin Ford, associate professor of physical therapy, received the Ruth Ridenhour Scholarly and Professional Achievement Award during the 2016 Commencement ceremony. The award recognizes a full-time faculty member for exemplary accomplishments in their research and creative endeavors. Ford is director of the Human Biomechanics and Physiology Laboratory […]

Read More

Class of 2016 Profile: Elizabeth Ezzell Goes to Graduate School

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 […]

Read More