HPU Hosts Adapted Field Day for Students With Disabilities

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 20, 2015 – As part of High Point University’s Disability Awareness Week, the Office of Student Life hosted an Adapted Field Day in the Slane Gym on April 16 for more than 100 students with disabilities from the community. “Seeing the students’ faces light up because of the fun they were […]

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Class of 2015 Profile: Marcus Cromwell Hired by Aetna

With commencement just around the corner, High Point University seniors 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 […]

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#BostonStrong

By: Jessica Wayashe, ‘11   Maybe it was the guy in the cheeseburger costume trudging past me on Heartbreak Hill. It could have been the women running side by side in superhero capes, or the people guiding blind friends and family members toward the finish. Whatever it was, the energy I felt in the midst […]

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Students Make an Impact in the Triad

High Point University’s mission to provide students with an impactful, experiential education takes learning well beyond the walls of the classroom. HPU juniors and seniors enrolled in “HRE 4220: Advanced Leadership and Team Development” recently completed four service projects in the Triad community. As part of the course, students designed and implemented an initiative that […]

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Service Learning Showcase Honors Community Agencies and Volunteers

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 17, 2015 – High Point University students, faculty, staff and members of the community were honored at the 2015 “HPU Serves Showcase.” Students created and shared nearly 100 posters to demonstrate the service they’ve completed this academic year at the event. The posters represented nearly half of the 100,000 hours of […]

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Accounting Professor Joins HPU School of Business

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 17, 2015 – Dr. Jo Lacy joined the High Point University Phillips School of Business this school year as an assistant professor of accounting. At HPU, Lacy teaches accounting and finance classes, advises and mentors students, and conducts academic research in the areas of pedagogy and judgment/decision making. Lacy previously taught […]

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Sarah Stride Presented With 2015 HPU Haverty Cup

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 17, 2015 – Sarah Stride, a senior at High Point University, was honored today as the 2015 recipient of the Haverty Cup. Stride, a native of Littleton, New Hampshire, received $2,500 and her name engraved on the base of the Haverty Cup, which is on permanent display in the library of […]

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Sorority Raises $18,000 For Breast Cancer Awareness

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 16, 2015 – High Point University’s Zeta Tau Alpha raised $18,000 for breast cancer awareness and research at the sorority’s 10th annual Crown Classic Golf Tournament. The tournament was held April 11-12 at the Forest Oaks Country Club in Greensboro and hosted teams of golfers made up of HPU faculty members […]

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Hundreds Attend HPU’s LEGO Day Showcase Event

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 16, 2015 – Over 300 children spent their weekend with HPU education majors learning fun and educational ways to use Legos. The Lego showcase event, Come Build With Us, gave children from the community the opportunity to learn and participate in Lego learning projects, robotic showcases and create a “future city” […]

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My Major at HPU: Psychology

The Psychology program welcomes all those interested in learning about human behavior and how it is studied. The B.S. in psychology provides students with broad exposure to various topical areas in psychology and allows students the flexibility to choose courses based on their interests within psychology. Students must complete a set of core requirements, all […]

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Senior Presents Paper at Regional Conference

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 15, 2015 – Nolan Stout, a senior at High Point University, presented his paper at the Phi Alpha Theta Carolinas Regional Conference at the University of South Carolina Beaufort on April 18. Stout won Outstanding Undergraduate Paper Overall as well as Outstanding Undergraduate Paper. His paper, titled “At All Costs: Manifest […]

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HPU to Host Percussion Ensemble Concert

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 15, 2015 – The High Point University Percussion Ensemble will captivate the community with a diverse mix of music during an upcoming concert featuring performances by HPU faculty and students. The event will be held at 7:30 p.m. on April 26 in the Pauline Theatre of the Hayworth Fine Arts Center. […]

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HPU to Showcase Symphonic Band in Spring Concert

HIGH POINT, N.C., April 14, 2015 – The High Point University Symphonic Band will treat community members to a night of delightful music and talent at the annual Spring Band Concert. The event, to be held at 7:30 p.m. on April 28 in the Pauline Theatre of the Hayworth Fine Arts Center, is open to […]

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