Learning Skills Beyond the Classroom

Hannah Grau is in New York City. Cameron Scott, too. Zach Zukowski just returned from Hong Kong as Alex Fundora sticks close to campus this summer taking classes, helping new students and putting into practice what he learned from a leadership speaker known as the “Front-Row Girl.” Meanwhile, Jenny Marshall is in Maryland, her home. […]

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North Carolina’s Role in the 2016 Election

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In an interview with WXLV ABC 45, High Point University professor Dr. Martin Kifer discusses the attention North Carolina is receiving from presidential candidates in the 2016 election. Kifer is an associate professor of political science and the director of the HPU Poll, a statewide public opinion survey.

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Class of 2016 Profile: Gabi Mirand Teaches in San Diego

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 […]

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Student Invests in a Successful Future in Event Management

HIGH POINT, N.C., Aug. 3, 2016 – High Point University rising junior Catherine Vogt is spending her summer sharpening her planning skills by coordinating international events with one of the world’s largest banks. The Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, native is an intern at the worldwide headquarters for Commerzbank, a leading international bank, in Frankfurt, Germany. […]

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Pokemon’s New Power: Augmented Reality

By Stefan Hall, Ph.D., chair of the Department of Media Production and Studies and associate professor of communication in the Nido R. Qubein School of Communication at High Point University. Dr. Hall teaches courses primarily in game design and game theory. In the short time since its release on July 6, the video game “Pokémon […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Ashley Hengerer Designs for Johnson & Johnson

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 […]

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This Month in Photos: July 2016

The High Point University campus is buzzing with activity. From summer research, a New York Times story, new campus features and more, see a glimpse of what happened on campus this month.

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Student Helps Produce Live Episodes of ‘The Late Show with Stephen Colbert’

HIGH POINT, N.C., July 29, 2016 – High Point University senior Emily Anderson has a front row seat to her future at her summer internship with the “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert.” Her past two weeks with the show have confirmed her decision to pursue a career in live television as she’s helped produce […]

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Junior Interns at Discovery Communications

HIGH POINT, N.C., July 28, 2016 – High Point University rising junior Nico Salmon is practicing his sales skills this summer at Discovery Communications, a global mass media and entertainment company. The Miami native creates client presentations, analyzes ratings, reports on trends, develops marketing plans, executes inventory management and analysis, and monitors performance indicators for […]

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