Industry Exposé: Students Work at High Point Market

HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 23, 2014 – Located in the furniture capital of the world, the High Point Market provides valuable experiential learning opportunities for High Point University students to work side-by-side renowned interior designers without ever leaving the city. As the fall market wraps up this year, so too do the priceless networking, career […]

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HPU to Host Israeli Author Keret

HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 21, 2014 – The High Point University Phoenix Reading Series will host a reading by Israeli author and director Etgar Keret at 7 p.m. on Nov. 6 in the R.G. Wanek Center cinema. The event, presented in conjunction with the Faculty Cultural Enrichment Grant Series, is free and open to the […]

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Grant Series to Feature Local Chicana Artist

HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 16, 2014 – High Point University’s Women’s and Gender Studies Program and the Modern Foreign Language Department will host local artist Beka Butts at 7 p.m. on Oct. 29 in the Francis Auditorium of Phillips Hall. The event is presented in conjunction with the Faculty Cultural Enrichment Grant Series and HPU’s […]

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HPU Lowers Flags in Remembrance of Fallen Firefighters

HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 10, 2014 – High Point University will lower its flags to half-staff on Sunday, Oct. 12 in honor of the National Fallen Firefighters Memorial Service. President Barack Obama issued a proclamation for flags to be lowered in honor of the nation’s firefighters and in remembrance of 107 firefighters who have lost […]

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HPU to Host Percussion Ensemble Concert

HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 10, 2014 – The High Point University Percussion Ensemble will offer a diverse mix of beats for the community in an upcoming concert featuring performances by HPU students and faculty. The event will be held at 7:30 p.m. on Nov. 1 in the Pauline Theatre of the Hayworth Fine Arts building […]

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Ordination Service Honors Minister to the University

HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 8, 2014 – Faith leaders and the High Point University community gathered on Oct. 1 for the installation of the Rev. Preston Davis, minister to the university. Davis became minister to the university in 2013. Before arriving, he was commissioned in 2011 by the United Methodist Church as a provisional elder, […]

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Sportscaster Bob Rathbun Shares Industry Experience at HPU

HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 1, 2014 – Emmy award-winning sports announcer Bob Rathbun visited High Point University yesterday and today to share with students and the community his expertise on sports journalism, successful management and putting dreams into action. Since 1987, Rathbun has broadcast college football in the SEC, ACC and Big East for FOX […]

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Theatre to Perform ‘On the Verge’

HIGH POINT, N.C., Sept. 29, 2014 – High Point University’s Department of Theatre will take on Eric Overmyer’s “On the Verge; or, The Geography of Yearning,” in an upcoming performance. The production will be held at 7:30 p.m. on Oct. 9-11, and Oct. 13-15 in the Empty Space Theatre. “‘On the Verge’ is a wildly […]

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Featured Garden: The Welcome Garden

The Welcome Garden greets visitors and admissions guests as they enter High Point University. This breathtaking garden was added in 2013 and has flowers blooming virtually every month of the year. The design was inspired by gardens off of Champs-Elysées Avenue in Paris. Click here for more images from the HPU Photo Blog.   Learn more […]

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