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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Creative Collaboration

This story is featured in the Fall 2018 edition of the HPU Magazine. Discover below one example of how HPU provides experiential learning opportunities to students. Employers look for college graduates with real-world experiences, and that is never hard to achieve at High Point University. Here, faculty and staff ensure all four years are filled with experiential […]

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Heroes, Models and Mentors

This story is featured in the Fall 2018 edition of the HPU Magazine. Mentorship is an cherished educational value at HPU. Discover below how students are impacted by their HPU mentors.  It’s the knock on the door. Dr. Jenny Lukow looked forward to hearing the “tap taps” from Mikaela Campbell as they worked toward Campbell’s job offer from the […]

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HPU to Host MLK Day of Service

HIGH POINT, N.C., Jan. 14, 2019 – In honor of Martin Luther King Day, community members can sign up to participate in 35 service projects organized by High Point University that will take place throughout the city on Jan. 21. Community members are invited to join HPU students and faculty and can sign up to […]

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Winter Weather Update for January 13, 2019

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Dear HPU Family, The safety of our students, faculty and staff is our top priority. The weather in our area has cleared, and all campus services are operating on regular schedule. Classes will begin Tuesday. We understand that travel from some states is creating challenges. Students should contact their professors directly if they are having […]

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Class of 2019 Outcomes: GR Dulac Analyzes Performance in Atlanta

Though commencement is months away, High Point University seniors are already 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 Class […]

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HPU Raises $247,500 for the United Way Campaign

HPU President Nido Qubein presented the United Way of Greater High Point with a $245,000 check at the men’s basketball game on Jan. 9. Pictured from left to right are Bobby Smith, UWGHP president; the Rev. Frank Thomas, chair; HPU President Nido Qubein; and Joe Barnes, UWGHP campaign division director. HIGH POINT, N.C., Jan. 11, […]

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HPU’s Dr. Brandon Lenoir Offers Expertise on Government Shutdown

Dr. Brandon Lenoir, HPU’s professor of political communications, recently served as an expert regarding the partial government shut down. The interview has been shared by Vox, Newsweek and USPolitics. https://www.vox.com/2019/1/9/18172329/partial-government-shutdown-paycheck  https://www.newsweek.com/federal-union-workers-protest-trump-texas-border-wall-visit-1287414  https://uspolitics.10ztalk.com/2019/01/09/this-friday-hundreds-of-thousands-of-federal-workers-will-miss-their-first-paycheck/ 

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Class of 2019 Outcomes: Mandy Engelman Migrates to Mullen Lowe Mediahub

Though commencement is months away, High Point University seniors are already 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 Class […]

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Exercise Science Professor Offers Training to High Point Police

Members of the High Point Police Department’s Crime Scene Unit learned forensic anthropological analysis from HPU’s Dr. Michala Stock, assistant professor of exercise science. HIGH POINT, N.C., Jan. 10, 2019 – High Point University’s Dr. Michala Stock, assistant professor of exercise science, offered her forensic anthropology knowledge to the High Point Police Department’s Crime Scene […]

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