Students Collect 250 Pounds of Food for Out of the Garden

HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 24, 2015 – With a goal to nourish people in the community, High Point University students donated over 250 pounds of food to the Out of the Garden project today. “This food is needed, especially in the city of High Point right now,” said Nikki Christakos, operations manager for Out of […]

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Students Learn About Law School and Legal Practice

HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 24, 2015 – An experiential learning opportunity organized by High Point University’s pre-law professional program facilitated students’ exploration of law school and legal practice. Students attended a session of the North Carolina Business Court on Oct. 1 at Elon Law School in Greensboro. Pre-Law faculty advisors Dr. Donna Scheidt and Dr. Scott […]

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Senior Races to Achieve a Lifelong Dream

Escorting families and prospective students around campus in his purple University Ambassador shirt, Matt Gahrmann hears one question often. “Do you play sports?” “No, I race motocross,” he always responds. “But no matter what you do, High Point will support you.” Last year, High Point University sponsored Gahrmann during his 27 motocross races. But it […]

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Goff Joins HPU as Interior Design Professor

HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 24, 2015 – High Point University hired Kristina Goff as an assistant professor of interior design. Goff teaches classes in both the interior design and visual merchandising concentrations at HPU. In her studio courses, students learn about programming for interior design, how to organize for designing an interior space and researching […]

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Students Awarded Start-Up Funding During Global Entrepreneurship Week

HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 23, 2015 – High Point University students, local entrepreneurs and investors celebrated Global Entrepreneurship Week Nov. 16-19, the world’s largest celebration of innovators and job creators. The HPU Entrepreneurship Center hosted events throughout the week such as speakers like Jason Oliver Nixon from Madcap Cottage and Mark Philips from the Phillips […]

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HPU to Hold Winter Band Concert

HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 23, 2015 – High Point University student and faculty musicians from a variety of ensembles will perform at the upcoming Winter Band Concert. The event will be held at 7:30 p.m. on Dec. 7 in Hayworth Fine Arts Center, Pauline Theatre. It is free and open to the public; tickets are […]

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This Week in Photos: November 14-20

The High Point University campus is buzzing with activity. From theatre performances, The Gratitude Project, entrepreneurship events and more, see a glimpse of what happened on campus this week.

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HPU Adds Wentworth as Anthropology Professor

HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 20, 2015 – Dr. Chelsea Wentworth recently joined the faculty of High Point University as an assistant professor of anthropology. She is teaching courses in cultural anthropology, medical anthropology and qualitative research methods. Wentworth says she is excited to join a growing and dynamic university, and looks forward to helping students […]

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HPU Security Ranked 14th in the Nation

HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 19, 2015 – For the third year in a row, High Point University made Security Magazine’s list of top campus security programs. HPU is ranked 14th in the nation and is one of only two universities in North Carolina to make the list, along with Duke University. HPU’s security team is […]

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Freshman Profile: A Call to Lead

HPU’s newest cohort of students represents a wide variety of academic achievement, service, backgrounds, cultures and geographic locations. GR Dulac is the Freshman Class President for the Class of 2019. Below, discover how he plans to make the most out of his time at HPU:  Name: GR Dulac Hometown: Grosse Pointe Farms, Michigan High school attended: University of Detroit Jesuit High School […]

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HPU to Host 45th Annual Community Prayer Breakfast

HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 19, 2015 – High Point University will begin the holiday season by hosting its 45th Annual Community Prayer Breakfast featuring Dr. Johnny M. Hunt. The event will be held at 7:30 a.m. on Friday, Dec. 4 in the James H. and Jesse E. Millis Athletic and Convocation Center. It is open […]

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