HPU Poll: NC Voters Prefer New Ideas to Experience

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 11, 2016 – The High Point University Poll found that North Carolina likely general election voters prefer a presidential candidate with new ideas and a different approach (49 percent) rather than a candidate with experience and proven record (45 percent). Although the overall split was close, examining partisan preferences shows how […]

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HPU Poll: Republican Presidential Candidates Have Advantage over Clinton in Hypothetical Matchups

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 11, 2016 – The recent High Point University Poll found that amongst North Carolina likely general election voters, all of the Republican candidates would appear to have advantage over Democratic candidate and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton in hypothetical head-to-head matchups. With Clinton running against John Kasich, governor of Ohio, Kasich […]

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HPU Poll: Trump and Clinton Lead NC Primaries

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 11, 2016 – Just days before the North Carolina Primary on Tuesday, the High Point University Poll has found former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton in the lead in North Carolina’s Democratic Primary for President of the United States over Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont. Republican primary voters support Donald Trump […]

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HPU Hosts Professional Development Seminar for Student Veterans

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 9, 2016 – High Point University recently hosted a professional development seminar for student veterans from HPU, NC A&T, University of North Carolina at Greensboro and Elon University on March 3. The seminar, titled “Where College Experience and Military Meet Tomorrow,” was led by Hire Heroes USA, a company that effectively […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Ryan Fuller Advises for Gartner

It may be early in the semester, but Commencement will be here before we know it. Many 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 […]

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HPU Lowers Flags to Honor Nancy Reagan

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 7, 2016 – High Point University has lowered flags to half-staff today to honor Nancy Reagan, the influential wife of the 40th President of the United States, Ronald Reagan. Nancy passed away Sunday, March 6. Flags will remain lowered until sunset on the day of burial.

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Alumni Receives First Place in NC College Media Association Contest

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 4, 2016 – High Point University graduate Cara Sinicropi recently won first place in the North Carolina College Media Association’s annual contest in the non-fiction category. Her piece titled, “The Magnolia,” was published in Apogee Magazine’s spring 2015 issue. “The piece was initially created as an assignment for Dr. Jacob Paul’s […]

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Five Ways HPU Fosters Innovation

High Point University landed a top innovation ranking this year for a reason. Thanks to its approach to curriculum, faculty, students, campus life, technology and facilities, the university is was named by U.S. News and World Report the No. 1 Most Innovative Regional College in the South. Innovation is in High Point University’s DNA, in […]

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February’s Extraordinary Leader: Lessons Beyond the Lab

  Calla Telzrow felt the shudder of nerves when she spotted the collection of machines in Congdon Hall’s third-floor chemistry lab. One looked like a small refrigerator. Another resembled a big spark plug. She didn’t know anything about what they did. All she knew was she’d be working with Dr. Andrew Wommack, her organic chemistry […]

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Athletic Training Professor Named Educator of the Year

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 3, 2016 – Dr. Yum Nguyen, assistant professor of athletic training at High Point University, was named 2016 Educator of the Year by the North Carolina Athletic Trainers’ Association. He will be recognized on March 5 at the organization’s spring meeting in Wrightsville Beach. In addition to teaching and mentoring students, […]

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