HPU Announces Academic And Professional Achievements

HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 24, 2020 – High Point University faculty and students recently received the following academic and professional awards and recognitions. Pharmacy Student Milka Tewolde Wins First Place in National Business Competition Milka Tewolde, a dual graduate degree student in HPU’s pharmacy and MBA programs, won first place in this year’s LEAP at […]

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HPU Sales Club Donates Turkey Dinners to the Community

High Point University’s Professional Selling Club delivered 75 meals to the Boys and Girls Clubs of Greater High Point. Pictured from left to right are Kenny Mack, vice president of operations for the Boys and Girls Clubs of Greater High Point; Travis Moore, Southside Club director; Caleb Hughes, Central Asheboro Club director; Francesca Riehl; Roberto […]

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HPU Recognized as a ‘Gold Standard Employer’ by the CEO Roundtable on Cancer

HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 20, 2020 – High Point University has earned CEO Cancer Gold Standard accreditation by the CEO Roundtable on Cancer for its commitment to the health of its employees, students and campus community. “Here at HPU, we place a high priority on employee wellness because a happy person is a healthy person,” […]

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HPU President Nido Qubein Named Among 2020 Triad Power Players

HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 20, 2020 – High Point University President Dr. Nido Qubein has been named among Triad Business Journal’s “2020 Triad Power Players.” Triad Business Journal compiles the annual list based on the regional impact Triad leaders are making in areas of economic development, investment, entrepreneurship and the workforce. “The Triad region is […]

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HPU Students Participate in Gratitude Week

High Point University students participated in T.A.G. Week across campus Nov. 9-13 as an opportunity to “Think About Giving.” Doug Mathis (left), an HPU senior, and Sam Carr (right), president of HPU’s Student Government Association, take time to participate in The Gratitude Project. HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 16, 2020 – High Point University students participated […]

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HPU Awarded ‘Gold’ for Workplace Health by American Heart Association

High Point University has earned a “Gold” designation from the American Heart Association’s 2020 Workplace Health Achievement. HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 13, 2020 – High Point University has earned a “Gold” designation from the American Heart Association’s 2020 Workplace Health Achievement. The American Heart Association’s Workplace Health Achievement Index allows organizations to qualify for bronze, […]

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HPU and The War Memorial Foundation Honor Service Men and Women for 10th Annual Virtual Veterans Day Celebration

HPU continued its tradition of donating 100 American flags to community schools, nonprofits and government buildings. HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 11, 2020 – High Point University’s Annual Veterans Day Celebration looked different this year, but even during a global pandemic, the university remained committed to honoring the men and women who served and are serving […]

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Boras Family Establishes Veterans Scholarship at HPU

George and Susan Boras, of Ashburn, Virginia, have established the Boras Veterans Endowed Scholarship at High Point University. Pictured from left to right are Susan, Caroline, Alex, Grace and George Boras. HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 10, 2020 – George and Susan Boras, of Ashburn, Virginia, have established the Boras Veterans Endowed Scholarship at High Point […]

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HPU Announces New Hires

HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 6, 2020 – High Point University welcomed 10 new staff members in September and October. They are as follows:   Tyshana Gardner joined the Office of Admissions as a senior admissions counselor at HPU. In this role, Gardner assists students on their journey to High Point University by managing and reviewing […]

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HPU Faculty and Students Recognized for Research and Innovation

High Point University students Liz Cabrera, Laylah Welch, Meaghan Robinson, Candyce Sturgeon and Mackenzie Crow published research that was featured in Genes, an open access journal from Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI). From left to right are Cabrera, Crow, Robinson, Sturgeon, Welch and Dr. Veronica Segarra, interim chair and assistant professor of biology. HIGH POINT, […]

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HPU and The War Memorial Foundation Partner to Host Virtual Veterans Day Celebration

The event will be HPU’s 10th Annual Veterans Day Celebration. HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 4, 2020 – The War Memorial Foundation, which supports the Carolina Field of Honor, and High Point University are partnering to host a virtual Veterans Day Celebration to honor all those who have served the United States. The event, which will […]

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