Students Deliver Books to Local Schools

HIGH POINT, N.C., Sept. 23, 2019 – Today, High Point University’s Class of 2023 began their week donating more than 1,000 books to area schools. As part of HPU’s Welcome Week, new students were invited to share their favorite book with a local child by donating a copy when they arrived to campus for the […]

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Fall Family Weekend to Bring Thousands of Visitors to Campus and City

HIGH POINT, N.C., Sept. 20, 2019 – High Point University will host approximately 5,000 visitors during Fall Family Weekend, Sept. 20-22. The annual fall event is a time for HPU students and families to experience the university’s academic and cultural opportunities together, as well as offerings throughout the city of High Point.   This year’s […]

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HPU Announces 10-Year Growth Plan, $1 Billion Investment

Dr. Nido Qubein, president of High Point University, unveiled HPU’s new 10-year, $1 billion growth plan. HIGH POINT, N.C., Sept. 17, 2019 – Today, High Point University President Nido Qubein was joined with community leaders, faculty and staff to unveil HPU’s new 10-year, $1 billion growth plan. The Transformational Growth Plan Includes: 10-year commitment from […]

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HPU Faculty Receive Nearly $412,000 from NIH

High Point University’s Drs. Heather Miller, associate professor of chemistry (left), and Meghan Blackledge, assistant professor of chemistry (right), received a nearly $412,000 Academic Research Enhancement Award from the National Institute of Health through its General Medical Sciences Institute. HIGH POINT, N.C., Sept. 13, 2019 – High Point University faculty in the Wanek School of […]

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HPU Awards Prizes at Annual Piano Competition

HIGH POINT, N.C., Sept. 12, 2019 – High Point University awarded more than $20,000 in prizes at its fifth annual Piano Competition on Sept. 7 and named the winner of the second annual N.C. Junior Piano Competition. HPU’s Fifth Annual Piano Competition After performing a recital for a panel of guest judges, Ji-Hyang Gwak was […]

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HPU Honors David R. Hayworth During Chapel Ceremony

High Point University President Nido Qubein (left) and Rev. Preston Davis (right), minister to the university, presented David R. Hayworth (center) with a commemorative photo of the Charles E. Hayworth Sr. Memorial Chapel during today’s special ceremony. HIGH POINT, N.C., Sept. 11, 2019 – Today, High Point University honored dedicated community leader and benefactor David […]

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HPU Announces New Hires

HIGH POINT, N.C., Sept. 11, 2019 –High Point University recently welcomed 20 new staff members. They are as follows:   Robin Hipps joined the Department of Biology at HPU as a laboratory manager and research assistant. In her role, she prepares the biology labs in HPU’s new Wanek School of Natural Sciences, supervises work study […]

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Hurricane Dorian Update Sept. 3, 2019

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HPU prioritizes the safety and security of our students and is continuing to track the potential impact of Hurricane Dorian and have included helpful updates and resources below.  Forecasts currently call for relatively uneventful weather at HPU, and the National Weather Service does not anticipate any direct impacts to our region of the state.  We […]

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