HPU Theatre Presents ‘Cabaret’

HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 2, 2017 – Get ready to take a step back in time to 1930s Berlin, as the musical “Cabaret” explores a crumbling Germany that is easily seduced by entertainment and tempted to look the other way as the world falls apart. High Point University Theatre will present the award-winning musical at […]

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HPU Hosts Congdon Hall Community Open House

HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 27, 2017 – Hundreds of High Point community members attended Thursday night’s High Point University Community Open House for the newly constructed Congdon Hall.   The event was free and open to the public and provided community members with a special look inside of the state-of-the-art facility, complete with presentations and […]

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Insider’s Look at the New Congdon Hall

Innovation is woven throughout High Point University’s DNA. Congdon Hall is a reflection of that. At $120 million total, these programs and this facility reflect the single largest investment in HPU’s history. Students have already begun to study in the state of the art laboratories. Graduate students preparing to become pharmacists, physician assistants and physical […]

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Netflix Co-Founder Marc Randolph Joins HPU as Entrepreneur in Residence

HPU is the only university where Netflix Co-Founder Marc Randolph andApple Co-Founder Steve Wozniak Mentor Students through In-Residence Roles. HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 23, 2017 – Marc Randolph, Netflix co-founder and Silicon Valley icon, has joined High Point University as Entrepreneur in Residence. Through this role, Randolph will work with students in a variety of […]

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HPU Officially Opens Congdon Hall

At $120 Million, the facility and graduate programs housed inside are HPU’s single largest investment in history. HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 20, 2017 – Congdon Hall is a 220,000-square-foot, state-of-the art health care education facility that shines from floor to ceiling when you step inside. Two academic schools, the Congdon School of Health Sciences and the […]

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HPU Announces New Hires

HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 19, 2017 – High Point University welcomed nine new staff members during the month of September. They are as follows:   Kathleen Smith joined HPU’s Office of Institutional Advancement as an advancement officer. Her goal is to build relationships with alumni, parents and friends in support of the university’s mission and […]

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HPU Announces Academic and Professional Achievements

HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 13, 2017 – High Point University students, faculty and staff recently received the following academic and professional awards and recognitions.     Music Professor Performs with the North Carolina Symphony Dr. Scott MacLeod, assistant professor of voice at HPU, recently performed as a soloist with the North Carolina Symphony “Pops” tour. […]

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HPU’s Fall Family Weekend Welcomes Thousands to Campus and City

Families packaged 20,000 meals for local agencies HIGH POINT, N.C., Sept. 25, 2017 – High Point University welcomed approximately 5,000 visitors during Fall Family Weekend on Sept. 22-24. The annual fall event is a time for HPU students and families to experience together the university’s academic and cultural opportunities, as well as offerings throughout the […]

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HPU Welcomes New Faculty to College of Arts and Sciences

HIGH POINT, N.C., Sept. 20, 2017 – High Point University welcomes 10 new faculty members to the David R. Hayworth College of Arts and Sciences.   Dr. Beth Carter, Visiting Assistant Professor of Japanese Carter teaches beginner and intermediate Japanese language courses as well as First Year Seminars examining Samurai and premodern Japanese literature. She […]

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HPU’s Fall Family Weekend to Bring Thousands of Visitors to Campus and City

Families will package 20,000 meals for local agencies HIGH POINT, N.C., Sept. 19, 2017 – High Point University will host approximately 5,000 visitors during Family Weekend, Sept. 22-24. The annual fall event is a time for HPU students and families to experience together the university’s academic and cultural opportunities, as well as offerings throughout the […]

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HPU Announces Academic and Professional Achievements

HIGH POINT, N.C., Sept. 14, 2017 – High Point University students, faculty and staff recently received the following academic and professional awards and recognitions.   AmeriCorps VISTAs Recognized at City Council Meeting Nine HPU graduates serving as AmeriCorps VISTAs were recognized by the High Point City Council during its meeting on Aug. 21. Mayor Bill […]

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HPU Names Prize Winners for Annual Piano Competition

HIGH POINT, N.C., Sept. 13, 2017 – High Point University awarded $10,000 in prizes at its third annual piano competition on Sept. 9. Three finalists performed for a crowd of more than 200 HPU students, faculty and community members at Hayworth Fine Arts Center. Lin Ye won first place and a $5,000 prize. Rixiang Huang […]

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