HPU Adjusts Fall 2020 Semester Schedule Due to COVID-19

High Point University continues to navigate the challenges related to the COVID-19 pandemic and has made necessary changes to the fall 2020 semester to ensure the safety and health of students, faculty and staff remain the university’s top priorities. HIGH POINT, N.C., May 29, 2020 – High Point University continues to navigate the challenges related […]

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HPU Announces Academic and Professional Achievements

High Point University’s Department of Physical Therapy was recently granted accreditation for the next five years by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE). HIGH POINT, N.C., May 27, 2020 – High Point University faculty and students recently received the following academic and professional awards and recognitions. HPU’s Department of Physical Therapy Receives […]

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HPU Lowers Flags for Memorial Day

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 22, 2020 – High Point University will honor the brave men and women who gave their lives for this nation by lowering perimeter flags to half-staff on Monday, May 25, in observance of Memorial Day. “We are a God, family and country institution,” says HPU President Dr. Nido Qubein. “Today and […]

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HPU Donates $251,700 for the United Way Campaign

High Point University continues to support its surrounding community by raising $251,706 for the United Way of Greater High Point’s campaign, a 800% increase HIGH POINT, N.C., May 21, 2020 – High Point University continues to support its surrounding community by raising $251,700 for the United Way of Greater High Point’s campaign. The HPU family […]

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HPU President Nido Qubein Shares Words of Wisdom During Virtual Conferring of Degrees

Today High Point University held its Virtual Conferring of Degrees event to honor 2020 graduates during the global COVID-19 pandemic. HIGH POINT, N.C., May 9, 2020 – Today High Point University held its Virtual Conferring of Degrees event to honor 2020 graduates during the global COVID-19 pandemic. While an in-person Commencement ceremony is being planned […]

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HPU Poll: Coronavirus a Major Threat to the Economy in North Carolina, U.S. and the World

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 8, 2020 – A new High Point University Poll finds that large majorities of polled North Carolinians see the coronavirus as a major threat to the U.S. economy (84%), world economy (79%), North Carolina economy (71%) and the health of the U.S. population (65%). Only about one-third of North Carolinians said […]

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HPU’s School of Art and Design Hosts Virtual Portfolio Exhibit and Review

High Point University senior graphic design majors presented their portfolios at last year’s event, held at the HPU Community Center. This year’s virtual portfolio showcase takes place from May 7 through May 15. HIGH POINT, N.C., May 7, 2020 – Today, High Point University’s School of Art and Design began hosting its third annual Portfolio […]

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HPU Installs New Maya Angelou Sculpture

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 6, 2020 – High Point University welcomes a new face on campus with its newest historical sculpture, honoring Maya Angelou, legendary writer, poet and activist. Angelou joins 28 sculptures who line the promenades of HPU’s campus, surrounding students with the world’s most accomplished leaders. From Sir Isaac Newton, Rev. Martin Luther […]

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HPU Students Analyze Data from NASA Satellite

Earlier this semester, High Point University students in a modern astrophysics class taught by Dr. Brad Barlow, associate professor of astrophysics and director of the Culp Planetarium, met to analyze data from NASA’s Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS). HIGH POINT, N.C., May 5, 2020 – A group of High Point University students received an out-of-this-world […]

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HPU and Say Yes Guilford Announce Recipients of Say Yes Scholarships

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 4, 2020 – High Point University and Say Yes Guilford have announced five Guilford County Schools seniors have been awarded Say Yes Scholarships which will cover tuition, fees and books at the university beginning this fall.  Each student will also join the Bonner Leader Program at HPU. These outstanding students displayed […]

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HPU Students Partner with the Community to Tell the Story of Burns Hill

High Point University students in Dr. Cara Kozma’s English service-learning course compiled a book, documenting the rich history of High Point’s Burns Hill neighborhood, and presented it to community members virtually on May 4. HIGH POINT, N.C., May 4, 2020 – High Point University students in Dr. Cara Kozma’s English service-learning course spent the spring […]

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