March Extraordinary Leader: He Made A Dream Real

In kindergarten, senior Zach Posner got an assignment, “When I Grow Up,” and he wrote he wanted to be an ambulance person. Or really, in the language of a 6 year old, Posner wrote he wanted to be an “abelans pasan.” But his teacher knew. In his hometown of Livingston, New Jersey, Posner grew up […]

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Kendra Perley Presented with HPU’s 2019 Haverty Cup

Kendra Perley, center, was presented the 2019 Haverty Cup on the High Point University campus. Pictured with Perley, from left, are her parents, Lynn and Brent Perley; Dr. Jane Nichols, chair, Home Furnishings and Interior Design at HPU; Scott Miles, Havertys vice president stores and western regional manager; and Steve Burdette, Havertys executive vice president, […]

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Community Partners Host Free Medicine Giveaway

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 4, 2019 – NC MedAssist, High Point University’s Fred Wilson School of Pharmacy, the city of High Point, United Way of Greater High Point and High Point Seventh-Day Adventist Church all came together today to provide the community with free over-the-counter medicine and health screenings. The event was held in the […]

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Not Your Average Classroom

This story is featured in the Fall 2018 edition of the HPU Magazine. Discover below how HPU’s College of Art and Design provides experiential learning opportunities to develop life skills   The College of Arts and Science’s innovative approach to learning keeps students active and involved.  As the world moves faster, students must be able to learn […]

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HPU Announces New Hires

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 4, 2019 – High Point University welcomed five new staff members in March. They are as follows: Lisa Rudd joined the Department of Physical Therapy at HPU as a human physiology research assistant. She is responsible for the data collection and processing/analysis from physiological instruments within the Human Biomechanics and Physiology […]

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Academic and Professional Achievements

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 3, 2019 – High Point University faculty, staff and students recently received the following academic and professional awards and recognitions. HPU Senior Awarded Critical Language Scholarship Kendal Karstens, a senior international relations major at HPU, is the recipient of a Critical Language Scholarship to study in the Russian country of Georgia […]

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10 Lessons from Dallas Mavericks CEO Cynt Marshall

When Dallas Mavericks CEO Cynt Marshall visited High Point University, she shared her insight for succeeding in the workplace with students across campus. And Marshall really was a presence throughout the entire campus that day. She worked with a sport management class, networked with students during lunch, and participated in a campus-wide Q&A session. Marshall […]

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HPU Inducts New Members into Phi Beta Delta

High Point University inducted 13 new members into Phi Beta Delta on March 27. Eight out of the 13 inductees attended the ceremony. Pictured from left to right are Emily Dillon, HPU sophomore; Ella Cusano, HPU junior; Dr. Matthew Sayre, chair of the Department of Sociology and Anthropology; Madison Hinson, HPU senior; Adelia Singleton, HPU […]

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