HPU Celebrates Arbor Day in New Amphitheatre

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 21, 2016 – High Point University’s annual Arbor Day Celebration found a new home this year at the Alumni Avenue Amphitheatre, the latest outdoor learning space to be added to campus. This national holiday brought together members of HPU and the community to share their experiences with the Mariana H. Qubein […]

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Band Concert to be Held at Alumni Ave. Amphitheatre

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 20, 2016 – The location for the HPU Spring Band Concert, performed by HPU’s Symphonic Band, has been changed to the Alumni Ave. Amphitheatre, HPU’s newest outdoor learning space. The concert will be held at 7:30 p.m. on April 25. The concert will feature a mixture of serious band literature and […]

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HPU Family Celebrates Earth Day

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 20, 2016 – The High Point University family celebrated Earth Day today with local companies and wildlife organizations in the new Alumni Ave. Amphitheatre. Students enjoyed food from local vendors including Miss Jenny’s Pickles, Big Boss Baker, Carolina Corn Roasters and My Three Sons Gourmet Pimento Cheese. Companies such as Bixby […]

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Students Work with Top Companies at Furniture Market

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 15, 2016 – As guests from around the globe travel to the city for the High Point Market, High Point University students are working with top furniture companies located in their own backyard to get their showrooms ready for the spring event. Ranging from interior design, visual merchandising, communications and business […]

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Theatre Presents Three More Performances of ‘Cul-De-Sac’

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 15, 2016 – There’s still three more chances to attend High Point University’s production of “Cul-De-Sac” after the world premiere of the play, written by Broadway star John Cariani, dazzled audience members at the productions’ opening night on April 14. A limited number of complimentary tickets are available for the general […]

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HPU Honors Community Organizations and Students for Service

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 14, 2016 – High Point University students, faculty, staff and members of the community were honored at the 2016 “HPU Serves Showcase” on April 13. Students created and shared nearly 100 posters to demonstrate the service they’ve completed this academic year at the event. The posters represented nearly half of the […]

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Kaitlin Thompson Presented with 2016 HPU Haverty Cup

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 14, 2016 – Kaitlin Thompson, a senior at High Point University, was honored today as the 2016 recipient of the Haverty Cup. Thompson, a native of Asheboro, North Carolina, received $2,500 and her name engraved on the base of the Haverty Cup, which is on permanent display in the library of […]

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HPU to Celebrate Arbor Day in New Amphitheater

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 6, 2016 – High Point University will continue the tradition of celebrating Arbor Day in its newest outdoor learning space. The Arbor Day Celebration will be held at 4 p.m. on April 21 at the new Alumni Avenue Amphitheater. The event is open to the public. At this year’s program, the […]

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HPU Announces New Hires

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 5, 2016 – High Point University welcomed four new staff members during the month of March. They are as follows: — Michael Amos joined the Office of Institutional Advancement as an advancement officer. In this role, he develops partnerships with parents, alumni and friends of the university and supports their involvement […]

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Students Plant More Than Seeds with Oak Hill Elementary

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 5, 2016 – High Point University students teamed up with Food Corps to host a Vegetable Gardening Day for students at Oak Hill Elementary School. The HPU students are enrolled in the Healthy Living for the Elementary Child service learning course at HPU and dedicated a semester to educating children at […]

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HPU Adds Dettloff as Server Administrator

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 31, 2016 – High Point University hired Jacob Dettloff as a server administrator in the Office of Information Technology. Dettloff maintains the university’s servers and assists with technology upgrades and improvements. “Technology plays a big role in teaching and learning at HPU,” says Dettloff. “The work we do in IT reflects […]

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