Senior Interns with ‘Big Four’ Accounting Firm

HIGH POINT, N.C., Aug. 11, 2016 – High Point University rising senior Kasey Degon is gaining valuable accounting experience through her summer internship with Ernst and Young in Boston. Degon, an accounting major from Shrewsbury, Massachusetts, is an assurance intern with the company. She assists with some of the firm’s largest tasks, working with engagement […]

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Freshman Profile: A Passion for Politics

HPU’s newest cohort of students represents a wide variety of academic achievement, service, backgrounds, cultures and geographic locations. Vernon Lindo, one member of the Class of 2020, has a passion for civic engagement that has already awarded him prestigious opportunities. Below, discover how he plans to make the most out of his time at HPU:  Name: Vernon Lindo […]

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Student Gains HR Experience at Amazon

HIGH POINT, N.C., Aug. 11, 2016 – High Point University senior Tricia Regius is exploring the field of human resources through her summer internship with Amazon. Regius, a Farmington, Connecticut, native and human relations major, is one of the online retailer’s human resource assistant interns at its Phoenix fulfillment center. She has a variety of responsibilities […]

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Student Receives Prestigious Scholarship to Study Abroad

HIGH POINT, N.C., Aug. 10, 2016 – High Point University sophomore Caroline Cunningham is the recipient of the prestigious Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship, a federal awards program for students who study abroad. Cunningham, a Frankfort, Kentucky, native and communication major studying electronic media, will use the scholarship to study in England this fall. The […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Kristin Stazzone Begins Graphic Design Career

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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Students Score Rio Olympic Internships

Pictured above is Madison Depner, an HPU senior who is serving as an Olympic hospitality guide at NBCUniversal Media, LLC at the 2016 Rio Olympics. HIGH POINT, N.C., Aug. 10, 2016 – While the 2016 Rio Olympic Games are captivating the world, the games are also providing unmatched internship opportunities for two High Point University students. Senior […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Megan Kvedar Sells for Ashley HomeStore

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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Class of 2016 Profile: Ainsley Gompf Secures Position at Johnson Street

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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Two Thought Leaders to Visit HPU for ‘A Discussion with Dr. Nido Qubein’

HIGH POINT, N.C., Aug. 8, 2016 – High Point University will host back-to-back discussions with Dr. Nido Qubein, HPU president, and two educational thought leaders at 8:30 a.m. and 10 a.m. on Aug. 18 in the Hayworth Fine Arts Center. A limited number of complimentary tickets are available by contacting concierge@highpoint.edu or 336-841-4636. In the […]

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Professor Played Key Role in CNN’s DNC Coverage

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Joe Michaels is an instructor at High Point University with a phenomenal background in the TV industry, including two decades of directing NBC’s Today Show. He remains involved in the industry as he teaches communication students how to forge a successful career path. This summer, he ran the pool feed for major news networks, including CNN, at […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Nicole Forman Communicates for School District

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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HPU Announces New Hires

HIGH POINT, N.C., Aug. 5, 2016 – High Point University welcomed eight new staff members during the month of July. They are as follows:   Teresa McGuffin joined the Office of Accounting Services as the accounts payable assistant. This is a newly created position at HPU. McGuffin is responsible for processing the payments to the […]

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