Famed Physicist and Co-Founder of String Field Theory Dr. Michio Kaku Named HPU’s 2019 Commencement Speaker

HIGH POINT, N.C., Aug. 14, 2018 – Dr. Michio Kaku, theoretical physicist, co-founder of String Field Theory, bestselling author, renowned futurist and popularizer of science, will deliver High Point University’s Commencement address on May 11. “Dr. Kaku’s dedication to scientific discovery and ability to communicate those discoveries with a wide array of audiences makes him […]

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HPU’s Stout School of Education Welcomes Children for Book Buddy Celebration

HPU junior Taylor Keys crafts an ornament with Star, a student from Montlieu Academy who she’s been tutoring since September. HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 15, 2018 – High Point University’s Stout School of Education lobby was filled with more than 40 students from Montlieu Academy and Fairview Elementary School on Nov. 14 for the culmination […]

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Norelli Family Generously Donates $1 Million to HPU’s Study Abroad Programs

The Norelli family joined HPU President Nido Qubein for a ribbon cutting at the Norelli Global Education Suite in HPU’s Cottrell Hall. The Norellis generously established a $1 million endowment to support the growing number of study abroad programs at HPU. Pictured from left to right are HPU President Nido Qubein, Andrew Norelli, Joe Norelli, […]

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HPU Announces Academic and Professional Achievements

HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 14, 2018 – High Point University faculty, staff and students recently received the following academic and professional awards and recognitions.   Professor to Receive Award for Distinguished Service Dr. Aaron Titus, professor and chair of the Department of Physics at HPU, has been selected to receive the Homer L. Dodge Citation […]

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HPU Hosted LEGO Showcase for the Community

HPU’s Stout School of Education hosted its fall LEGO Showcase event on Nov. 10. Children in grades K-8 experienced STEM education through various activities. HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 12, 2018 – High Point University’s Stout School of Education faculty and students transformed the HPU Community Center into a giant LEGO learning lab on Nov. 10. […]

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Student’s Undergraduate Research Helps Mattress Industry

HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 12, 2018 – High Point University’s Office of Undergraduate Research and Creative Works helped the Specialty Sleep Association find out how well customers pay attention to mattress support systems by surveying retail sales associates. Two years ago, the Specialty Sleep Association contacted HPU’s Office of Undergraduate Research and Creative Works to […]

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HPU Sorority Raises Support for Breast Cancer Education and Awareness

HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 12, 2018 – High Point University’s Delta Gamma chapter of Zeta Tau Alpha spent the month of October raising funds and support for its philanthropy, breast education and awareness. The ladies recognized National Breast Cancer Awareness Month by holding their annual Think Pink Week. Throughout the week they hosted a different […]

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Class of 2018 Outcomes: Joshua Berg Becomes Technical Analyst at Key Risk

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 senior from the […]

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