HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 8, 2014 – Brielle Tyree recently joined the Department of Mathematics at High Point University as an undergraduate math instructor. A native of Lynchburg, Virginia, Tyree returns to HPU after graduating with a Bachelor of Science in mathematics and a Bachelor of Arts in physics, as well as a Master of […]
HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 8, 2014 – Faith leaders and the High Point University community gathered on Oct. 1 for the installation of the Rev. Preston Davis, minister to the university. Davis became minister to the university in 2013. Before arriving, he was commissioned in 2011 by the United Methodist Church as a provisional elder, […]
HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 8, 2014 – High Point University will exhibit the works of internationally renowned artist Barbara Nessim in “Barbara Nessim: Mad Men Era Artist & Illustrator.” The exhibition will run Oct. 27 – Dec. 2 in the Sechrest Art Gallery at HPU. An artist talk, in association with the HPU Faculty Cultural […]
The HPU Poll, housed in High Point University’s Survey Research Center in North Carolina, will field surveys in key races this fall that may determine who controls the U.S. Senate. HPU will survey likely voters in three highly competitive races in Colorado, New Hampshire and North Carolina to gain a snapshot of campaigns that may […]
Danielle interned with David Tutera in New York City as an Event Planning Intern.
HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 7, 2014 – High Point University’s School of Pharmacy welcomes Dr. Earle “Buddy” Lingle as professor and associate dean for student and professional affairs. Lingle will teach HPU pharmacy students about social and administrative sciences as well as coordinate the admissions process and student services activities for the school. “I am […]
HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 7, 2014 – High Point University senior and Ramsey, New Jersey, native Erin Karpovich is putting her non-profit skills to practice during a semester-long internship with the United Way of Greater High Point. As a resource development intern, Karpovich helps manage company campaigns and encourages charitable giving. Through networking with the […]
HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 6, 2014 – The Earl N. Phillips School of Business at High Point University recently added Dr. Bob Hirth to its staff as assistant professor of management. Hirth will teach courses in business law and strategic management. Hirth comes to HPU with a richly diverse professional history. In addition to his […]
Mike Foster graduated from High Point University with a business degree in 1987. After spending decades in the airline captain seat, he’s now running a specialty coffee roasting company, FosterHobbs in High Point.
HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 3, 2014 – Claudine Davidshofer joined the faculty of High Point University as an instructor of philosophy. In her new position, Davidshofer teaches courses for the philosophy and religion department, such as Sacred Experiences in World Religions, Business Ethics and Contemporary Continental Philosophy. Her expertise includes 19th century philosophy, metaphysics, the […]
HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 3, 2014 – An explosion of pink slime captivated 60 children from the High Point Boys and Girls Club on the campus of High Point University. The slime – simulated lava – streamed down the sides of the volcanic experiment while the children oohed and aahed. Other experiments, led by HPU’s […]
HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 2, 2014 – Dressed in a neatly pressed suit and armed with resumes, Alex Mills had one goal at High Point University’s Fall Career Expo held Oct. 1: Talk to as many people as possible. Mills, a communication major from Connecticut, began his job search last year as a junior. “What […]
HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 2, 2014 – High Point University recently hired Dr. Scott Hemby as professor and chair of the Department of Basic Pharmaceutical Sciences in the School of Pharmacy. As department chair, Hemby is already having a profound impact on the HPU health science curriculum, leading the creation and development of the Department […]
More than 1,300 parents, children and members of the community recently filled the hallways of High Point University’s Congdon Hall for an evening of space, science, and beyond. Hosted by the HPU Department of Physics, the first annual HPUniverse Day on Sept. 19 offered a free, family friendly, educational outreach astronomy event for the community. […]