5 Lessons from HPU’s All-Star Sports Entertainment Panel

During a recent All-Star Panel held on campus, students scored advice from three MVPs in the sports industry and learned how to make their goals a reality. Below are highlights from the conversation between Cynt Marshall, Dallas Mavericks CEO and HPU’s Sports Executive in Residence; Bob Ryan, Boston Globe Reporter and HPU’s Sports Reporter in […]

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Top 6 Ways HPU Freshmen Jumpstart Career Development

Less than 30 days of classes have passed since the academic year kicked off at High Point University, and students have already had numerous career development opportunities right here on our campus. Here’s a peek at the top six: Apply to HPU today to jumpstart your career! 1 Direct access to HPU’s President. Like all incoming […]

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Top 10 Most Instagrammable Places on HPU’s Campus

We asked some HPU ‘grammers for their pick of the most Instagrammable spots on our campus. Now we’ve got major HPU wanderlust. We thought, why not share?     1.The DREAM BIG chairs This is a campus landmark that you can’t miss. The Dream Big Chairs are rocking chairs that stand 16-feet tall on top […]

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Top 10 Most Instagrammable Places on the HPU Campus

We asked some HPU ‘grammers for their pick of the most Instagrammable spots on our campus. Now we’ve got major HPU wanderlust. We thought, why not share?     1. Your parking sign! A must-get photo while you visit campus is your name in lights! That’s right—when you schedule a campus visit, you’ll arrive and […]

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5 Things to Do on Your First Day in the Office

With another school year behind us, High Point University students are preparing to enter the workforce. For new graduates, professional careers or graduate school programs are their next step. For underclassmen, internship experience is the goal. No matter the class year, freshman to graduate, students should ask themselves, “How can I bring value and relevance […]

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Top 5 Lessons Steve Wozniak Shared with HPU Students

Steve Wozniak, Apple co-founder and High Point University Innovator in Residence, helped pave the way for the computers and technology we have today. When he returned to the HPU campus earlier this week, he met with students, faculty and staff to impart valuable wisdom he’s learned along the way. Here are a few lessons “The Woz” […]

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10 Lessons from Dallas Mavericks CEO Cynt Marshall

When Dallas Mavericks CEO Cynt Marshall visited High Point University, she shared her insight for succeeding in the workplace with students across campus. And Marshall really was a presence throughout the entire campus that day. She worked with a sport management class, networked with students during lunch, and participated in a campus-wide Q&A session. Marshall […]

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Top Places on Campus to Study

You’ve been hitting the books hard! You’ve likely already had a few late-night study sessions in your dorm room this semester. After all, your dorm is a natural, convenient place to study. But sometimes, studying there can be difficult; it’s a lot easier to get distracted by roommates, television and your bed when you’re within […]

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10 Life Lessons Marc Randolph Shared With HPU’s Students

Marc Randolph, High Point University’s Entrepreneur in Residence recently returned to campus to share wisdom with students during HPU’s Innovation Summit. At High Point University, students are instilled with the life skills required to succeed outside of the classroom. With access to innovators such as Apple Co-Founder Steve Wozniak, HPU’s Innovator in Residence; Byron Pitts, […]

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Top 10 Reasons You Can’t Miss HPU’s Family Weekend

HPU’s Winter Family Weekend is just around the corner! As families make their way to campus on Feb. 1, HPU prepares to welcome more than 5,000 visitors for a fellowship-filled weekend. With three event-packed days, here are the Top 10 can’t-miss opportunities families can expect:   1 Hear from HPU’s president. In a can’t-miss session, President […]

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Jingle and Mingle: 5 Holiday Networking Tips from an HPU Alumna and Entrepreneur

By: Rachael Bozsik, Class of 2015   Did you know the holidays are a great time for job networking? HPU alumna Rachael Bozsik does. She is the CEO and founder of The Brand Girls, a consulting service to help young women define their brand and teach them how to network with confidence. While at HPU, Bozsik worked with the […]

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Six Holiday Traditions at High Point University

The High Point University campus is decked out for the holidays. Christmas lights and nutcrackers line the Promenade while holiday music plays throughout campus. It can only mean one thing: December is here. The holidays are a season of celebration and traditions. Even in the midst of final exams and end-of-semester projects, the HPU family […]

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5 Ways HPU Students Benefit from a Network of Mentorship

CLICK HEREif you’re interested in applying to or visitng HPU! The benefits of having a mentor are limitless – career advice, insight, friendship, teachings, connections and more. High Point University understands the power of mentorship. That’s why HPU surrounds students with caring heroes, models and mentors who connect with students as they prepare them to […]

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Top 10 Reasons You Can’t Miss HPU Homecoming

Homecoming Weekend is right around the corner! As alumni make their way back to campus on October 5, HPU prepares to host over 25 events for an exciting, memorable weekend. Here are the Top 10 can’t-miss opportunities alumni and students can expect:   1 You get to come back HOME! Whether you visit the Slane Center, Wanek Center, the […]

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10 Things You Need To Know About Your City

As “High Point’s University,” HPU is committed to the city it calls home. The university continually partners with the city of High Point on community service projects, experiential learning opportunities, business endeavors and more. These efforts underscore HPU’s commitment to the community and demonstrate a desire for local engagement. Get to know your city and […]

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Ten Lessons Netflix Co-Founder Marc Randolph Shared with HPU Students

Marc Randolph, Netflix Co-Founder and Entrepreneur in Residence, returned to High Point University for a Q&A led by HPU President Nido Qubein and to continue mentoring students. Randolph held numerous small-group sessions throughout campus, working one-on-one with students in HPU’s entrepreneurship, business and pharmacy majors. Below are a few lessons on leadership, innovation and entrepreneurship […]

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5 Life Lessons Steve Wozniak Shared with HPU’s Students

As part of High Point University’s Innovation Summit, Steve Wozniak, the co-founder of Apple Computer and HPU’s Innovator in Residence, visited campus and continued his commitment to mentoring students. During an interactive Q&A with students and a discussion with HPU President Dr. Nido Qubein in the Hayworth Fine Arts Center, Wozniak shared wisdom he has gained throughout […]

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