HPU’s Congdon School of Health Sciences Hosts Lecture on Orthopedic Rehabilitation

HIGH POINT, N.C., Jan. 22, 2020 – High Point University’s Congdon School of Health Sciences will present Dr. Riann Palmieri-Smith, director of the Orthopedic Rehabilitation and Biomechanics Laboratory in the School of Kinesiology at The University of Michigan, as keynote for its semiannual Distinguished Lecture Series. The event will be held at 5:30 p.m. on […]

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HPU Contributes 1,500 Hours to Community Service During MLK Day of Service

During High Point University’s annual MLK Day of Service, volunteers touched up the murals at Welborn Middle School. HIGH POINT, N.C., Jan. 20, 2020 – In honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, High Point University faculty, staff, students and community members participated in 46 service projects today, totaling 1,500 hours of community service throughout […]

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HPU’s Annual MLK Day Worship Service Focuses on ‘Continuing the Work’

Dr. Nido Qubein, High Point University President, welcomed community members, students, faculty and staff to HPU’s annual Martin Luther King Jr. Worship Service.  HIGH POINT, N.C., Jan. 20, 2020 – Continuing to do the work of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was the focus of High Point University’s annual chapel service that honors King, held […]

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Parent Perspective: The Murphy Family

Pictured from left to right, Toni and Patrick Murphy are parents to HPU students Parker and Riley.  College is a crucial time in a young adult’s life. What campus will be the best home for them? Who will be their mentor? How can they make the most of the next four years? While high school […]

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HPU Students and Faculty Recognized for Research and Innovation

HIGH POINT, N.C., Jan. 15, 2020 – 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 recent research initiatives. HPU Students Present at North Carolina Research Symposium Dr. Joanne Altman, director of undergraduate research and creative works, and […]

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Fox 8 WGHP to Air New Episodes of HPU’s ‘Leadership and Life Skills’ Series

Dr. Bob Brown is founder and CEO of the global business management consulting firm, B&C International. The conversation between HPU President Nido Qubein and Brown will air on Feb. 10. HIGH POINT, N.C., Jan. 13, 2020 – As part of an ongoing commitment to community enrichment, Fox 8 WGHP will air High Point University’s “Leadership […]

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Wanek Family Donates Mentoring Sculpture to High Point University

Ron Wanek, chairman of Ashley Furniture, and his wife, Joyce, have generously given the “Mentoring – Year 2000” sculpture to High Point University which was installed in October outside of the Stout School of Education. HIGH POINT, N.C., Jan. 9, 2020 – Ron Wanek, chairman of Ashley Furniture, and his wife, Joyce, have generously given […]

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HPU Recognized Among 2019 Healthiest Employers of the Triad

High Point University is recognized as one of the healthiest employers of the Triad, in part, because of resources like the 24-hour employee wellness center. HIGH POINT, N.C., Jan. 8, 2020 – High Point University has been recognized for its commitment to promoting employee wellness and named No. 2 on Springbuk’s 2019 Healthiest Employers of […]

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HPU to Host MLK Day of Service

During last year’s MLK Day of Service, High Point University student Macketta Johns (center) painted Dorothy Mainhood’s (left) and Kathy Spainhour’s (right) fingernails at Piedmont Christian Home. HIGH POINT, N.C., Jan. 8, 2020 – In honor of Martin Luther King Day, community members can sign up to participate in 28 service projects organized by High […]

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HPU Honors Community Partners with ‘Thank You’ Luncheon

High Point University President Nido Qubein welcomed area business owners and city of High Point leaders at today’s annual Community Partner Luncheon. HIGH POINT, N.C., Jan. 7, 2020 – Today, High Point University welcomed local business owners and city of High Point leaders to celebrate the partnerships that are committed to growing the city. The […]

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