Meet the Seniors: One Question Leads to Life-Altering Opportunity

For Reza Moghtaderi, it started with a question. Back in February, in a room inside Congdon Hall, he heard Britton Sanderford speak about initiative, entrepreneurship and the importance of passion. Sanderford, a parent of an HPU student, would know. He was 58, an entrepreneur who holds at least 80 patents. He built his own computer […]

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Graduate Student Receives Award For ‘Top Presentation’ at Conference

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 3, 2016 – Allison Green, a student enrolled in High Point University’s masters program in strategic communication, won the award for top graduate student poster presentation at Eastern States Communication Association Convention in Baltimore, Maryland. Green’s poster, titled “The Who and How of Enhancing College Students’ Health Awareness and Behaviors: Comparing […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Rebecca Dornan Seeks Clinical Counseling Career

With Commencement just around the corner, High Point University seniors 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 senior from the Class […]

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Students Receive Celia Moh Scholarship

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 3, 2016 – Two High Point University students were selected for the Celia Moh Scholarship for the upcoming academic year. Twin sisters Kelly and Lindsay Molinario, both juniors from Clifton Heights, Pennsylvania and majoring in interior design, were among five students nationwide selected for the scholarships. Established by furniture industry entrepreneur […]

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Alumni Couple Gives to HPU

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 2, 2016 – Two High Point University alumni are giving back to their alma mater in a major way. The Boles, of Winston-Salem, have a significant history with HPU as three generations of their family have attended the university. They are successful entrepreneurs and generous philanthropists. Mickey serves as owner and […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Jimmy Rager Jumps into Career at Johns Hopkins

With Commencement just around the corner, High Point University seniors 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 senior from the Class […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Hillary Wilson Studies at Johns Hopkins

With Commencement just around the corner, High Point University seniors 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 senior from the Class […]

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WTVD in Raleigh: HPU Announces $160 Million in New Construction

Dr. Nido Qubein, High Point University president, announced another $160 million in construction and expansion on the campus of High Point University. Qubein’s announcement comes on the heels of efforts to create revitalization plans for the city. The $160 million is in addition to $1.5 billion HPU invested already in academic programs, facilities and student […]

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This Week in Photos: April 23-29

The High Point University campus is buzzing with activity. From a major announcement of $160 million in new campus construction, poetry celebrations, Greek Life philanthropy efforts and more, see a glimpse of what happened on campus this week.

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HPU Hosts Poetry Celebration for Pennybyrn Residents

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 29, 2016 – High Point University students hosted an end-of-the-year celebration on April 28 with the residents of Pennybyrn to reflect on the poems that they have created together this semester. Throughout the semester, HPU students enrolled in the “Narrative Medicine in Action” course spent time with residents of Pennybyrn, a […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Sean Danielczyk Commissions into Army Reserves

With Commencement just around the corner, High Point University seniors 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 senior from the Class […]

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Senior Crowdfunds Research on Antibiotic Resistance and Honey

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 29, 2016 – High Point University senior Gabby Hayes harnessed the power of crowdfunding to support her research of a promising treatment option for antibiotic resistant bacteria. By recruiting supporters through a fundraising website, she got her research project off the ground and made significant headway on an important biological concern […]

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Students Combine Business and Culture During A Trip To Natuzzi Americas

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 29, 2016 – Students enrolled in High Point University’s global studies course, “Italian Culture and Civilization,” visited Natuzzi Americas, a local Italian company and a leader in leather furniture manufacturing in the city of High Point. During their visit with the company, students had the opportunity to see course concepts come […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Madison Sneed Works for ADP

With Commencement just around the corner, High Point University seniors 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 senior from the Class […]

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