HPU Announces New Hires

HIGH POINT, N.C., July 2, 2018 – High Point University welcomed eight new staff members during the month of June. They are as follows:   Connor Harris joined HPU as the community concierge. He assists with the daily needs of students, faculty and staff and serves as a source of communication for all campus and […]

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Internship Profile: Morgan Carafa Gains Experience at WFMY News 2

READ MORE INTERNSHIP PROFILES Name: Morgan Carafa Hometown: Wilmot, New Hampshire Year: Rising junior Major: Communications with a concentration in electronic media Internship: As the production assistant at WFMY News 2 in Greensboro, North Carolina, Carafa works with the team to film live broadcasts for the daily Good Morning Show. Carafa works with the latest […]

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Class of 2018 Profile: Alan Vasquez Soto Pursues PhD at 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 senior from the […]

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HPU Students and Professor Discover Eight New Pulsating Stars Using New Method

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 27, 2018 – Two High Point University physics students have returned from Chile with an unprecedented experience under their belt and plans to publish their finding in a peer-reviewed publication. Rising seniors Thomas Boudreaux and Kyle Corcoran joined Dr. Brad Barlow, assistant professor of astrophysics, on his fourth trip with HPU […]

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Growing Abroad: How Students Develop Grit through International Experiences

This story is featured in the Spring 2018 edition of the HPU Magazine. Discover below how HPU prepares students to grow in the midst of studying abroad in this essay written by Celia Glenn, ’18. Looking back, I’ll admit it — there were times when I felt unprepared to study abroad. I pictured myself filling out applications, booking […]

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Internship Profile: Tesla Selects Christopher Schorn for Digital Products Team

READ MORE INTERNSHIP PROFILES Name: Christopher Schorn Hometown: Kennett Square, Pennsylvania Year: Class of 2020 Major: Physics with a computer science minor Internship: As part of the internship and co-op program at Tesla in Fremont, California, Schorn is a member of Tesla’s Digital Products Team. Schorn provides solutions to the customer service team and aids […]

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Class of 2018 Profile: Brittney Meadors Pursues Master’s of Music

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 senior from the […]

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Internship Profile: Joseph Osgood Interns at Prison Fellowship

READ MORE INTERNSHIP PROFILES Name: Joseph Osgood Hometown: Napa, California Year: Rising Senior Major: Human Relations Internship: As the media communications intern with Prison Fellowship (PF) in Lansdowne, Virginia, Osgood supports the organization’s goal to bring hope and restoration to prisoners, families and communities impacted by crime and incarceration. Osgood assists in expanding PF’s reach […]

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HPU Announces Academic and Professional Achievements

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 21, 2018 – High Point University faculty, staff and students recently received the following academic and professional awards and recognitions.   Student Receives Scholarship from the Society of Physics Students Erin Brady, a rising senior at HPU, has been selected to receive a $2,000 Science Systems and Applications Inc. Underrepresented Student […]

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Class of 2018 Profile: Marissa Proctor Manages Quality Systems

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 senior from the […]

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