HIGH POINT, N.C., Feb. 27, 2019 – High Point University will join with the YWCA High Point in celebrating the city’s rich and diverse community of women at the International Women’s Day Celebration. The event will be held from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on March 5 at the YWCA High Point. The event is […]
When it comes to the human body, Elisabeth Holt sees it as “super cool.” She’s researched it, written about it and presented her findings in front of well-educated strangers at three separate conferences. Meanwhile, she has been the coordinator for two projects at the Human Biomechanics and Physiology Lab at High Point University. That is […]
HPU’s newest cohort of students represents a wide variety of academic achievement, service, backgrounds, cultures and geographic locations. Melanie Wallace, one member of the Class of 2022, brings with her many accolades and achievements. Below, discover how she plans to make the most out of her time at HPU: Name: Melanie Wallace Hometown: Woodbridge, Virginia High school attended: Woodbridge […]
During a day of service, pharmacy students organized books at D-UP, a nonprofit organization on Washington Street dedicated to keeping kids active. Pictured from left to right are students Kimberly Varner of Raleigh, Baily Coble of Kernersville and Cathy Le of Jamestown, all sorting books at D-UP. HIGH POINT, N.C., Aug. 21, 2018 – High […]
HIGH POINT, N.C., Aug. 13, 2018 – High Point University will welcome more than 1,500 new students, the largest number of new students in university history, as well as 5,200 total students, the university’s largest total enrollment, when classes begin on Aug. 21. The university is also launching new academic programs and making progress on […]
This story is featured in the Spring 2018 edition of the HPU Magazine. Discover below how professors in HPU’s College of Arts and Sciences leave a lasting impact on their mentees. They sound like proud parents. They’ll mention their former students by first name, pointing to pictures on their office walls and rattling off stories about how […]
This week was filled with blooming flowers, a guest speaker and an Interfaith Passover Seder. Take a look below at what happened this week in photos.
This week campus was bustling with activity as students returned to campus this week and the announcement of the commencement speaker. Here’s a look at what happened this week in photos.
HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 21, 2017 – Second grader Kimberly Young grabbed a present from underneath the tree that stood in the lobby of the High Point University Stout School of Education. She carried it over to her Book Buddy, HPU junior Brianna Beard, and tore away at the wrapping paper to reveal her favorite […]
HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 6, 2017 – High Point University Physician Assistant students and faculty welcomed members of the North Carolina House of Representatives to campus today for an inside look at the program’s achievements, a Q&A with PA students and a tour of the facilities. Representatives John Faircloth and Amos Quick began their visit […]
HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 13, 2017 – High Point University students, faculty and staff recently received the following academic and professional awards and recognitions. Music Professor Performs with the North Carolina Symphony Dr. Scott MacLeod, assistant professor of voice at HPU, recently performed as a soloist with the North Carolina Symphony “Pops” tour. […]
Air travel offers you a great quick-pitch opportunity. When you’re seated next to a stranger, take the initiative to make a connection. Larry Quinn, HPU’s Sales Education Director, has developed a set of principles to help you take advantage of these chance encounters — guidelines for selling yourself at a moment’s notice. On a plane, […]
The High Point University campus is buzzing with activity. From remembering 9/11, to induction ceremonies, food drives and more, see a glimpse of what happened on campus this week.
With another successful commencement behind us, recent High Point University graduates 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 journey at HPU. Here’s a glimpse of one extraordinary […]