HPU Poll: North Carolinians Bothered by Lack of Mutual Respect

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HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 12, 2017 – A High Point University Poll finds North Carolinians greatly bothered by a number of possible trends in the country today, including politics being too divisive, minorities facing threats, bad language and poor behavior being accepted in public, and attempts to remove religion from public life. The recent poll […]

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Class of 2017 Profile: Lucas Fogaca Attends Dental School at UNC Chapel Hill

With another successful commencement behind us, recent High Point University graduates are preparing to commence prestigious career paths around the world at Fortune 500 companies, international service programs, public school systems, top-tier law, medical and graduate school programs, and many other esteemed organizations thanks to their journey at HPU. Here’s a glimpse of one extraordinary […]

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HPU/News and Record Poll: NC Majorities See Climate Impact and Support Mandatory Flood Insurance for Coastal Property Owners

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HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 10, 2017 – In light of recent major storms that impacted the Southeast, the Gulf Coast and other areas, the High Point University/News and Record Poll asked North Carolinians a series of questions regarding their beliefs on climate change. The results show that majorities of North Carolinians believe that climate change has […]

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HPU Poll: Approval Ratings for New President and N.C. Governor

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HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 9 – The first High Point University Poll of fall 2017 finds that about a third of North Carolinians (35 percent) approve of how President Donald Trump is doing his job and give Gov. Roy Cooper an approval rating of 44 percent. Meanwhile, a large majority continue to express concern that […]

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This Week in Photos: Sept. 30 – Oct. 6

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The High Point University campus is buzzing with activity. From the fall concert, to television interviews and serving the community, catch a glimpse of what happened on campus this week.

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Local HPU Alumna Gives Gift to Support Education

The Martha Luck Comer Learning Commons was named in her honor during a dedication ceremony on Oct. 5. HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 6, 2017 – A High Point University alumna has made a substantial gift in support of education at her alma mater. Martha Luck Comer Johnson, who graduated in 1954, received her bachelor’s degree […]

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Class of 2017 Profile: Tyler Dyno

With another successful commencement behind us, recent High Point University graduates are preparing to commence prestigious career paths around the world at Fortune 500 companies, international service programs, public school systems, top-tier law, medical and graduate school programs, and many other esteemed organizations thanks to their journey at HPU. Here’s a glimpse of one extraordinary […]

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HPU Students Network at Annual Career and Internship Expo

HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 5, 2017 – While today’s job market may be more competitive than ever, High Point University’s Office of Career and Professional Development is doing its part to connect students with potential employers. On Oct. 4, the university hosted 41 companies such as Lenovo, Volvo Group, Hanesbrands and Mutual of Omaha for […]

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Class of 2017 Profile: Britt Paul Serves as Special Investigator

With another successful commencement behind us, recent High Point University graduates are preparing to commence prestigious career paths around the world at Fortune 500 companies, international service programs, public school systems, top-tier law, medical and graduate school programs, and many other esteemed organizations thanks to their journey at HPU. Here’s a glimpse of one extraordinary […]

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Class of 2017 Profile: Haley Ginther Pursues her Masters in Occupational Therapy

With another successful commencement behind us, recent High Point University graduates are preparing to commence prestigious career paths around the world at Fortune 500 companies, international service programs, public school systems, top-tier law, medical and graduate school programs, and many other esteemed organizations thanks to their journey at HPU. Here’s a glimpse of one extraordinary […]

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Faculty Recognized for Research and Innovation

HIGH POINT, N.C., Sept. 29, 2017 – Members of the High Point University community frequently conduct, publish and share research and creative works in a variety of ways. Below is a recap of research initiatives from the past month. Communication Professor Publishes in International Journal of Communication Nahed Eltantawy, associate professor of journalism at HPU, […]

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Senior Interns with Two NFL Teams

HIGH POINT, N.C., Sept. 27, 2017 – High Point University senior Connor Whicker spent the summer preparing NFL players for the big games coming up this season while serving as an athletic training intern for two professional teams. While working with the Miami Dolphins, Whicker assisted in pre- and post-practice evaluations and treatments, including helping […]

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