HPU Named Tree Campus USA 10 Years in a Row

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 21, 2019 – High Point University is celebrating its 10th consecutive year as a Tree Campus USA recipient. HPU is one of 16 North Carolina colleges and universities to be recognized for 2018 and is one of four in the state to have been honored by the Arbor Day Foundation for […]

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Grohowski Family Establishes Scholarship for HPU Business Students

Above, Grohowski, third from left, meets with business students and members of HPU’s Investment Club during a visit to campus in February. HIGH POINT, N.C., March 21, 2019 – Leo and Nancy Grohowski, of Far Hills, New Jersey, have established a scholarship for students studying business at High Point University. The $100,000 gift supports the […]

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Dallas Mavericks CEO Mentors HPU Students

Cynt Marshall, CEO of the Dallas Mavericks and High Point University’s Sports Executive in Residence, visited HPU on March 20 for a variety of events. Marshall (left) participated in an interactive Q&A session moderated by HPU’s Dr. Rhonda Butler (right), assistant professor of business management. HIGH POINT, N.C., March 20, 2019 – Today, High Point […]

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Students Teach English to Children and Adults in Costa Rica Over Spring Break

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 19, 2019 – High Point University students engaged with some of Costa Rica’s children and adults in the classroom over spring break. HPU’s Volunteer Center coordinated a trip to Ciudad Cortes, Costa Rica, for spring break to teach English to children and adults. The group of students visited Tres Rios School, […]

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Bonner Leaders Serve in Washington, D.C. During Spring Break

High Point University Bonner Leaders participated in service during spring break in Washington, D.C. During the trip, they toured the Capitol and met with U.S. Rep. Mark Meadows. HIGH POINT, N.C., March 15, 2019 – The High Point University Bonner Leaders spent their spring break in the nation’s capital participating in community service. As part […]

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Dr. Qubein Receives National Honor & Recognition

Dr. Qubein’s work as a transformative college president, dynamic servant leader, generous philanthropist and passionate advocate has been recognized recently by numerous organizations. When you consider recognition coming from such a diverse group of organizations that include the National Business Journals, Boy Scouts of America, The Great Values College platform, YMCA and the Salvation Army, […]

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HPU President Nido Qubein Receives 2019 Distinguished Citizen Award

High Point University President Nido Qubein received the 2019 Distinguished Citizen Award from the Old North State Council, Boy Scouts of America on March 14. HIGH POINT, N.C., March 14, 2019 – Today, High Point University President Nido Qubein received the 2019 Distinguished Citizen Award from the Old North State Council, Boy Scouts of America. […]

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HPU’s Webb School of Engineering Approved by SACS

  HIGH POINT, N.C., March 13, 2019 – High Point University’s Webb School of Engineering has received approval from the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to begin implementing degrees in computer and electrical engineering. SACS is the regional body for the accreditation of degree-granting higher education institutions in the Southern states. The Webb School […]

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Championing Scholarship

This story is featured in the Fall 2017 edition of the HPU Magazine. Discover below how HPU’s Dr. Meredith Malburne-Wade leads the office of fellowships and awards.  Sometimes students need a teacher and other times a cheerleader or taskmaster to help their dreams take flight. Dr. Meredith Malburne-Wade serves as all three. As founding director of HPU’s Office […]

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Religion Faculty Offer Community Lecture Series

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 8, 2019 – Community members will have the chance to explore a variety of faith-based topics with High Point University faculty as part of a new lecture series. The Faculty Lecture Series, sponsored by the Department of Religion and Philosophy, is a partnership with local churches and clergy organizations. Faculty members […]

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HPU Names Dallas Mavericks CEO Cynt Marshall as Sports Executive in Residence

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 8, 2019 – High Point University has named Dallas Mavericks Chief Executive Officer Cynt Marshall as Sports Executive in Residence. Marshall has been CEO of the Dallas Mavericks since May 2018. Before joining the professional basketball team, Marshall served in leadership roles at AT&T. She started in 1981 and held a […]

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Hayworth Gift Supports Renovations to HPU’s Chapel

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 7, 2019 – David Hayworth, a longtime friend and supporter of High Point University, has donated $500,000 through two family foundations for the renovation of the Charles E. Hayworth Sr. Memorial Chapel on campus. The chapel will receive a full remodeling with upgrades and enhancements to flooring, seating, painting, lighting and […]

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Top Places on Campus to Study

You’ve been hitting the books hard! You’ve likely already had a few late-night study sessions in your dorm room this semester. After all, your dorm is a natural, convenient place to study. But sometimes, studying there can be difficult; it’s a lot easier to get distracted by roommates, television and your bed when you’re within […]

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