February’s Extraordinary Leader: Lessons Beyond the Lab

  Calla Telzrow felt the shudder of nerves when she spotted the collection of machines in Congdon Hall’s third-floor chemistry lab. One looked like a small refrigerator. Another resembled a big spark plug. She didn’t know anything about what they did. All she knew was she’d be working with Dr. Andrew Wommack, her organic chemistry […]

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Athletic Training Professor Named Educator of the Year

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 3, 2016 – Dr. Yum Nguyen, assistant professor of athletic training at High Point University, was named 2016 Educator of the Year by the North Carolina Athletic Trainers’ Association. He will be recognized on March 5 at the organization’s spring meeting in Wrightsville Beach. In addition to teaching and mentoring students, […]

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HPU to Host 800 Community Members for LEGO Showcase

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 1, 2016 – High Point University’s School of Education will host more than 800 children and parents for the annual Lego Showcase event, “Come Build With Us,” on April 9 from 1 to 6 p.m. Registration for the event is open until March 23. You can visit http://www.highpoint.edu/education/legoshowcase/ to learn more […]

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Students, Community Members Gather for Black Heritage Service

HIGH POINT, N.C., Feb. 29, 2016 – High Point University’s third annual Black Heritage Service included moments of laughter, joy and empathy as students and the High Point community gathered Sunday in Hayworth Chapel. Hosted by HPU’s Black Cultural Awareness Club, the Diversity Club and the Chapel and Religious Life Office, the service was a […]

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HPU Poll: Majority of North Carolinians Want President Obama to Replace Justice Scalia

HIGH POINT, N.C., Feb. 29, 2016 – A new High Point University Poll finds that majorities of North Carolina residents believe that President Obama should nominate and the U.S. Senate should consider replacements for Justice Antonin Scalia, the recently deceased Associate Justice on the U.S. Supreme Court, before the end of Obama’s presidency. The poll […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Michael Heslink Pursues MA in Writing

Recent December graduates of High Point University 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 Class […]

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This Week in Photos: February 20-26

The High Point University campus is buzzing with activity. From a partnership announcement with High Point Regional Hospital, a voter registration drive, art shows and more, see a glimpse of what happened on campus this week.

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