Class of 2016 Profile: Jennifer Silva Secures Staffing Position

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: Christian Garber Sells in Charlotte

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: Jamie Mehrer Conducts Critical Care Research

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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Student Receives National Award for Leadership, Service

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 25, 2016 – High Point University sophomore Melanie Maldonado is a recipient of the 2016 Newman Civic Fellows Award from Campus Compact. This award honors 218 college student leaders for their dedicated passion to service, research and advocacy for challenges facing communities throughout the country. In order to receive this award, […]

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Fraternity Surprises Veteran with Track Chair and Raises $26,000

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 23, 2016 – High Point University’s Kappa Alpha Order fraternity surprised a local veteran today when they revealed they’ve raised $16,000 to purchase a Track Chair for him. The students revealed the surprise to Michael Verardo tonight at the HPU campus along with representatives from the Independence Fund, a leading national […]

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This Week in Photos: April 16-22

The High Point University campus is buzzing with activity. From the Business Plan Competition, Earth and Arbor Day Celebrations, a visit from Stedman Graham and more, see a glimpse of what happened on campus this week.

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Educator and Entrepreneur Stedman Graham Visits HPU

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 21, 2016 – Best-selling author, educator and entrepreneur Dr. Stedman Graham visited the campus of High Point University today to speak with students about personal development, identity and how to be successful. Graham shared life lessons with business and communication students in the Michael L. and Laura M. Baur Institute for […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Lauren Mantikas Manages Dental Office

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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HPU Celebrates Arbor Day in New Amphitheatre

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 21, 2016 – High Point University’s annual Arbor Day Celebration found a new home this year at the Alumni Avenue Amphitheatre, the latest outdoor learning space to be added to campus. This national holiday brought together members of HPU and the community to share their experiences with the Mariana H. Qubein […]

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Sorority Raises Domestic Violence Awareness through Campus-Wide Walk

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 21, 2016 – High Point University’s Alpha Chi Omega sorority recently held the Walk a Mile in Her Shoes event to raise awareness of domestic violence. Students walked from Greek Village through campus to honor those affected by domestic violence. The event also emphasized the importance of mental health. “Walk a […]

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Meet the Seniors: Sara Katherine Kirkpatrick Scores Big

In May, Sara Katherine Kirkpatrick will become the third generation of her family to graduate from High Point University. But she’ll be the first to work for General Electric, and one of the only college graduates in the country GE selected for their Commercial Leadership Program. Kirkpatrick, a business administration senior from Thomasville, North Carolina, […]

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Students Honored for Commitment to Community and HPU

Pictured from left to right are Dr. Dennis Carroll, HPU provost;  Reza Moghtaderi Esfahani, recipient of the University Award for Leadership; Sarah Field, recipient of the University Award for Citizenship; Jasmine Williams, recipient of the University Award for Service; Joshua Gilstrap, recipient of the University Award for Achievement; and Gail Tuttle, senior vice president for […]

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Band Concert to be Held at Alumni Ave. Amphitheatre

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 20, 2016 – The location for the HPU Spring Band Concert, performed by HPU’s Symphonic Band, has been changed to the Alumni Ave. Amphitheatre, HPU’s newest outdoor learning space. The concert will be held at 7:30 p.m. on April 25. The concert will feature a mixture of serious band literature and […]

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HPU Family Celebrates Earth Day

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 20, 2016 – The High Point University family celebrated Earth Day today with local companies and wildlife organizations in the new Alumni Ave. Amphitheatre. Students enjoyed food from local vendors including Miss Jenny’s Pickles, Big Boss Baker, Carolina Corn Roasters and My Three Sons Gourmet Pimento Cheese. Companies such as Bixby […]

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