Music Department to Perform Musical Theatre Concert

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 13, 2013 – Love is in the air this spring thanks to the upcoming musical theatre concert, hosted by the department of music at High Point University. The theme of the concert, “Falling In (and Out) of Love,” will span several decades and styles. Students will highlight various musical theatre approaches […]

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Libraries Awarded ‘Muslim Journeys Bookshelf’ Collection

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 12, 2013 – High Point University Libraries just received the “Bridging Cultures Bookshelf: Muslim Journeys” collection from the National Endowment for Humanities and the American Library Association. The collection aims to introduce the public to the people, places, history, faith and cultures of Muslims in the United States and around the […]

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Robert Rodi to Take Part in Faculty Cultural Enrichment Series

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 11, 2013 – High Point University will host Robert Rodi, Chicago-based novelist, playwright, comic book writer, essayist, and performance artist as part of its Faculty Cultural Enrichment Series. He will present “The End of the Specialist: Cross-marketing the Arts,” at 6 p.m. on March 20 in the Francis Auditorium of Phillips […]

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HPU Honored as a Leading Contributor to the United Way

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 7, 2013 – High Point University was honored with five awards from the United Way of Greater High Point at the organization’s annual celebration on March 6, including being named the city of High Point’s fourth largest contributor for the 2012 campaign. HPU received the following distinctions: the Spirit of NC […]

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Students Spend Spring Break Helping Tornado Victims

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 7, 2013 – High Point University students are spending their spring break helping tornado victims in Tuscaloosa, Ala. The trip is one of two alternative spring break trips offered to HPU students this semester. The students, accompanied by HPU staff and members of Oak Ridge United Methodist Church, have repaired an […]

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Sophomore’s Photo to be Featured in Photography Book

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 6, 2013 – A picture taken by Mary Williams, a sophomore at High Point University majoring in graphic design, will appear in a hard bound book by the Photographer’s Forum. Out of 16,000 entries, Williams’ picture was chosen as a finalist in the forum’s 33rd annual College & High School Photography […]

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Graduate Student to be Honored as Citizen Hero

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 6, 2013 – High Point University graduate student Carl Hall will be honored as a Citizen Hero at the Red Cross’ “Third Annual Salute to Heroes Celebration,” at 7 p.m. on March 8 in the Hayworth Fine Arts Center on the HPU campus. Hall, a second year MBA student, will be recognized […]

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Students Begin Spring Break By Serving Others

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 2, 2013 – High Point University students departed from campus Saturday morning to drive to Tuscaloosa, Ala. where they will perform hurricane relief work for the duration of their break. Pictured are HPU students and members of Oak Ridge United Methodist Church who are also participating. A second group of students […]

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HPU Welcomes Morgan as Resident Director

HIGH POINT, N.C., Feb. 28, 2013 – The Office of Student Life at High Point University recently hired Liz Morgan as resident director of York Hall and the Point Place Apartments. In her position, Morgan will be responsible for overseeing residence halls and working one-on-one with resident assistants and students. “I will provide constant support […]

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Theatre Produces Modern ‘Les Liaisons Dangereuses’

HIGH POINT, N.C., Feb. 26, 2013 – The High Point University department of theatre will present the stage adaptation of Christopher Hampton’s 1872 novel, “Les Liaisons Dangereuses,” at 7:30 p.m. on March 14-16 and March 18-19 in the Empty Space Theatre on the HPU campus. It is open to the public, and tickets are available […]

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Artwork by Students Featured in Upcoming Exhibit

HIGH POINT, N.C., Feb. 25, 2013 – The Sechrest Art Gallery at High Point University will soon feature a variety of artwork by students from across the Southeast by hosting the Big South Undergraduate Research Symposium Exhibit. The exhibit will be held March 11 through April 6. The exhibit will also host a reception at […]

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HPU to Feature Bestselling Author, Marketing Pioneer Seth Godin

HIGH POINT, N.C., Feb. 25, 2013 – Bestselling author and marketing pioneer Seth Godin will headline High Point University’s 2012-2013 Spring Cultural Enrichment Series when he visits the HPU campus on March 13 for two events. The first event, “A Conversation with HPU President Nido R. Qubein,” is a question and answer session that will […]

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Sweetheart Auction Raises Funds for High School Scholarships

HIGH POINT, N.C., FEB. 25, 2013 – High Point University’s Delta Sigma Theta Sorority had some Valentine’s Day fun to benefit local high school students. The Second Annual Sweetheart Auction raised $1,100 for the Upsilon Alpha Achievement Scholarship Fund, which awards two High Point high school seniors $1000 scholarships to any college of their choice. […]

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