The Entrepreneurial Mindset

This story is featured in the Spring 2019 edition of the HPU Magazine. Discover below how student entrepreneurs launched their businesses while enrolled full-time.  High Point University’s student entrepreneurs know where to channel their energy and find support. Inside the Belk Entrepreneurship Center, students craft sound business plans, pitch to investors for startup funding, brainstorm […]

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Internship Profile: Jennifer Evens Grows Her Communication Skills

  READ MORE INTERNSHIP PROFILES Name: Jennifer Evens Hometown: Winston-Salem, North Carolina Year: Class of 2020 Major: Communications with a focus in journalism Internship: Evens is serving as the Communications and Graduate School Enrollment intern at Piedmont International University. She is working directly with graduate students by engaging through tours, phone calls, and live chats. […]

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Internship Profile: Luke Verdeur Projects His Education at Progressive Business Media

  READ MORE INTERNSHIP PROFILES Name: Luke Verdeur Hometown: Mount Laurel, New Jersey Year: Class of 2021 Major: Business administration with a minor in marketing Internship: Verdeur is interning with Progressive Business Media as a social media intern in Greensboro, North Carolina. He will be working with the social media team to create content for […]

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HPU’s Foster to Conduct Choirs and Orchestra at Ludwig van Beethoven’s 250th Birthday Celebration

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 13, 2019 – One year from now, High Point University’s Dr. Marc Foster, chair and professor of music, will be conducting the choirs and orchestra for the 250th birthday celebration for Ludwig van Beethoven at St. Stephen’s Cathedral in Vienna, Austria. A group of HPU students will accompany Foster during next […]

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Internship Profile: Morgan Sokolic Uses Her Major at Make a Wish Foundation

  READ MORE INTERNSHIP PROFILES Name: Morgan Sokolic Hometown: Syracuse, New York Year: Class of 2020 Major: Nonprofit leadership and management with a minor in education Internship: Sokolic is interning at the Make A Wish Foundation in Central New York as the wish-granting intern. She is helping grant wishes and bring smiles to individuals ages […]

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Exercise Science Students Research Altitude Exposure in Nepal During ‘Maymester’

  HIGH POINT, N.C., June 12, 2019 – High Point University exercise science students climbed the mountains of Nepal during their recent “Maymester” trip to study their physiological responses to high altitude exposure.   During a 14-day trek, the group traveled from Kathmandu to Pokhara in the Annapurna region of Nepal. They hiked to sites […]

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Internship Profile: Corinne King Capitalizes on a Summer with the U.S. House of Representatives

  READ MORE INTERNSHIP PROFILES Name: Corinne King Hometown: Farmington, Connecticut Year: Class of 2020 Major: Political science and business administration Internship: King is spending the summer in Washington D.C., in the U.S. House of Representatives as a Committee of House Administration intern. Her tasks include both administrative and legislative duties, from organizing data, preparing […]

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Class of 2019 Outcomes: Alexandra Sprouse Moves Forward to Medical School

With another successful Commencement behind us, recent High Point University graduates are kicking off 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 […]

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