HPU Students Experience a Behind-the-Scenes Look at WGHP

HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 25, 2018 – Election Day is right around the corner and some High Point University students sat in on a live interview between Dr. Brandon Lenoir, HPU’s assistant professor of strategic communication, and Bob Buckley, Fox 8 anchor and senior reporter. Lenoir was invited to discuss the state legislature ahead of […]

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HPU Club Sports: A Field of Friendship

This story is featured in the Fall 2018 edition of the HPU Magazine. Learn how HPU club sports are an outlet for forming lasting friendships and helping students find their home at HPU.   CLICK HEREif you’re interested in studying at a university where opportunities for involvement are endless. With 33 club sports at HPU, students have the […]

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‘HPU in the City’ Program Provides Students with Career Development Opportunities

HPU students met with Harris Walker, an HPU graduate, during their HPU in the City trip to Washington, D.C. Walker shared more about his role at the National Nuclear Security Administration and pathways to success through civil service. HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 22, 2018 – Two dozen High Point University students traveled to the Big […]

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HPU Students Compete in Statewide Hunger Relief Campaign

HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 18, 2018 – Students at High Point University are partnering up with Food Lion Feeds, N.C. Campus Compact and other colleges and universities across the state to raise support for hunger relief. Through the Collegiate Challenge, they are also competing to win up to $20,000 to further their efforts toward alleviating […]

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HPU Pharmacy Professor: Common Medications Can Interfere with Blood Pressure Treatment

HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 18, 2018 – Research by a High Point University professor has found that patients diagnosed with hypertension are taking common medications that could potentially interfere with the management of their high blood pressure. The results of the study by Dr. Andrew Hwang, assistant professor of clinical sciences in the Fred Wilson […]

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HPU Professor Receives Two Chemistry Grants from the National Science Foundation

The first grant helps better understand exercise-induced stress on cellular function and the second grant focuses on how plants react to stressors. HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 17, 2018 – The National Science Foundation has awarded a High Point University chemistry professor with two grants to continue student-run laboratory research and course development. Dr. Andrew Wommack, […]

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HPU Welcomes New Faculty to College of Arts and Sciences

HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 16, 2018 – High Point University welcomes 12 new faculty members to the College of Arts and Sciences.     Dr. Silvana Rosenfeld, Assistant Professor of Anthropology Rosenfeld teaches courses on cultural anthropology, archaeology, anthropology of food and collapse of societies. Rosenfeld’s research interests include ancient ritual, foodways, bone technology and […]

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HPU Poll: Consumer Sentiment Remains Optimistic in North Carolina

HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 16, 2018 – According to the latest HPU Poll, the Consumer Sentiment Index shows that North Carolinians’ opinion about the economy and their personal finances remains high. The newest index, based on October 2018 HPU Poll data, is recorded at 94.0. The number has remained in the 90s for the past […]

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HPU Students Help Industry Leaders at Furniture Market

HPU interior design student Maelee Arnold sorts through rugs at the Feizy Rug Showroom at this fall’s High Point Market. HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 12, 2018 – The High Point Market is busy with thousands of people from all over the world, including High Point University students. Among professionals in the furniture, sales and interior […]

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HPU Welcomes New Faculty to School of Communication

HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 11, 2018 – High Point University welcomed seven new faculty members to the Nido R. Qubein School of Communication. Dr. Brianna Clark, Assistant Professor of Event Management Dr. Brianna Clark teaches courses on event operations, marketing and sponsorship, and the administration of events and festivals. She also conducts research and will […]

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HPU’s Stout School of Education Is a Recipient of a $4 Million Teacher Quality Grant

HPU’s Stout School of Education is one of the recipients of a $4 million Teacher Quality Partnership federal grant awarded by the U.S. Department of Education. The grant is designed to create a residency program to improve the number of quality teachers at highly impacted schools in Guilford County in the areas of Elementary Education […]

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