Students Awarded Start-up Funds at Annual Elevator Pitch Competition

HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 28, 2016 – High Point University celebrated Global Entrepreneurship Week Nov. 14-18 with a variety of activities for students, including an opportunity to win start-up funds for their business plans. The HPU Entrepreneurship Center hosted speakers such as Nadia Shirin Moffett, former Miss North Carolina USA 2010 and Founder and Executive Director of […]

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This Week in Photos: November 19-25

The High Point University campus is buzzing with activity. From theater productions, a Thanksgiving message from the Dr. Nido Qubein, Big South championships and more, see a glimpse of what happened on campus this week.

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HPU/News and Record Poll: North Carolinians Have Confidence in Election Results, But New Choices Welcome

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HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 23, 2016 – The new High Point University and News and Record post-election survey finds North Carolinians relatively confident in the 2016 election results, but pessimistic about future relations between the major political parties, dissatisfied with their available presidential choices, and somewhat open to voting for a third party in 2020. […]

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HPU Poll: North Carolinians’ Consumer Sentiment Highest Since 2010 Tracking Began

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HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 23, 2016 – According to HPU Poll’s Consumer Sentiment Index, North Carolinians remain confident about the economy, including their personal finances and future business conditions. The index, based on new November HPU Poll data, rises to 95.3. Up from 89.7 last February, this is 15 points higher than the 80.0 index registered […]

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HPU Poll: North Carolinians Say the Country is still on the Wrong Track

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HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 21, 2016 – The HPU Poll’s post-election survey finds only one out of five North Carolinians believes the country is headed in the right direction, and just less than half of those same North Carolina residents approve of how President Barack Obama is doing his job. Continuing a pattern that has […]

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This Week in Photos: November 12-18

The High Point University campus is buzzing with activity. From a $10 million gift, to a conference call with Steve Wozniak, the Book Buddies celebration, theatre productions and more, see a glimpse of what happened on campus this week.

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HPU Faculty Recognized for Research and Innovation

HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 18, 2016 – 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 research initiatives from the past month.   Exercise Science Professor Presents Research on the Culture of Eating Dr. Tony Kemerly, professor of […]

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HPU Theatre Presents “Curtains”

HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 17, 2016 – Tonight is opening night for High Point University’s latest theater production, “Curtains,” a murder mystery musical with a book by Rupert Holmes. Performances will be held through the weekend at 7:30 p.m. on Nov. 17-19 and at 2 p.m. on Nov. 20 in the Pauline Theatre of Hayworth […]

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Design Students Receive ‘Rising Star’

HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 14, 2016 – Two High Point University students have received recognition from the International Furniture Design Association (IFDA) with the “Rising Star” award. This award honors a student from each of the 11 design programs at colleges across the Carolinas. Seniors Samantha Davis and Hannah Rowell were nominated by HPU faculty […]

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