Reed Family Creates Endowed Scholarship at HPU

HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 17, 2016 – A High Point University family is endowing a scholarship fund to give future students the opportunity to receive a college education. Harold and Kate Reed of North Palm Beach, Florida, are donating $500,000 to establish the scholarship fund. The Reeds have a long history of involvement in education […]

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November Community Enrichment Series Events

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HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 14, 2016 – High Point University will host the following events in November as part of the Community Enrichment Series. All of these events are open to the public. Tickets are not required unless otherwise noted. Triad residents can sign up to receive email updates from HPU about events throughout the […]

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This Week in Photos: October 8-14

The High Point University campus is buzzing with activity. From Alumni Weekend, to HPU Poll results, Greek Life events, guest speakers and more, see a glimpse of what happened on campus this week.

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Senior Explores Travel and Tourism Industry During Internship

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HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 13, 2016 – High Point University senior Christopher Stone discovered what a career in the travel and tourism industry could be like during his internship at Moody National Companies in Lyndhurst, New Jersey. Stone, a business administration major and marketing minor from Fanwood, New Jersey, relied on the skills he acquired […]

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HPU and Alumnus Partner to Help Haiti After Hurricane Matthew

HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 13, 2016 – As recovery efforts from Hurricane Matthew begin in different parts of the world, High Point University is teaming up with an alumnus to send 11 water purifying devices to people in need in Haiti. Water the World, a solar powered/battery-operated pumping system that purifies water, was founded by […]

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Greek Life Donates to Greater High Point Food Alliance

HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 12, 2016 – High Point University’s Greek Life donated over $2,742 to the Greater High Point Food Alliance as a part of the annual Greek Week Chili Cook-Off competition. Throughout the week of Sept. 17, Greek organizations across HPU’s campus paired up for a week of competition and fundraising as a […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Angie Ziolkowski Secures Position with Scott Safety

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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School of Education Awarded Grant to Prepare Rising Principals

HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 11, 2016 – High Point University’s School of Education recently received a state grant, managed by the North Carolina Alliance for School Leadership Development, of $833,000 for 2016-2017 and $893,000 for 2017-2018 to begin the High Point Leadership Academy in January 2017. The grant provides funding for the preparation and support […]

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HPU Poll: NC Likely Voters Prefer Clinton, Burr and Cooper

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HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 10, 2016 – The High Point University Poll’s most recent survey of North Carolina’s likely voters finds remarkable stability with Hillary Clinton receiving support from 43 percent of likely voters and Donald Trump receiving support from 42 percent of likely voters. The percentages from this survey were calculated to include respondents […]

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HPU Students Find Inspiration at WAGE Networking Conference

HIGH POINT, N.C., DATE, 2016 – The Women and Gender Equity Leadership Project, known as WAGE, held a networking conference and luncheon today as part of alumni weekend. It attracted prominent speakers, including Patty Congdon and Tina Wilson of IBM, Rebecca Sykes, president of the Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy Foundation, and Shannon Vickery, director and […]

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This Week in Photos: October 3-7

The High Point University campus is buzzing with activity. From a visit from High Point Mayor Bill Bencini, to Alumni Weekend, community events, theatre productions and more, see a glimpse of what happened on campus this week.

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High Point Mayor Visits HPU to Proclaim PA Week

HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 7, 2016 – For the second year in a row, High Point Mayor Bill Bencini visited High Point University’s Department of Physician Assistant Studies to proclaim PA Week, which is recognized nationally each year from Oct. 6-12. “You don’t know how fortunate we feel to have so many bright young people […]

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HPU to Host Veterans Day Celebration

HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 7, 2016 – High Point University will host a Veterans Day Celebration at 8 a.m. on Nov. 11 in the Millis Center to honor hundreds of men and women who’ve served their country. Both community volunteers interested in contributing and veterans interested in attending can RSVP now at www.highpoint.edu/veteransday. A complimentary […]

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