Dr. Stephanie Crofton Receives Ridenhour Award

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 13, 2015 – Dr. Stephanie Crofton, associate dean of the Phillips School of Business, recently received the Ridenhour Scholarly and Professional Achievement Award during the 2015 Commencement ceremony. The award recognizes a full-time faculty member for exemplary accomplishments in their research and creative endeavors. Crofton joined HPU in 2001 with degrees […]

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Class of 2015 Profile: Christa Goin Manages 1,500 Homes

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 senior […]

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Students Host Poetry Celebration for Pennybyrn Residents

Pictured above: Pennybryn resident Elaine Walker and HPU student Dalton Sheppard taking a selfie. HIGH POINT, N.C., May 12, 2015 – High Point University students and residents of retirement living community Pennybyrn at Maryfield gathered together for an end-of-the-year poetry celebration. Throughout the semester, HPU students used stories to help improve the health of the […]

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Professor Presents Research on Identifying Narcissists

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 12, 2015 – Research by Dr. Jana Spain, professor of psychology at High Point University, was selected for presentation at the annual Society for Personality and Social Psychology (SPSP) conference. Her poster presentation, titled “The Enigmatic Narcissist: Examining the Factors that Affect the Accurate Judgment of Narcissism Variants,” explores the factors […]

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Class of 2015 Profile: Megan Muir Designs for Marriott

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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Student, Professors Share STEM Teaching Expertise at World Robotics Competition

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 11, 2015 – A High Point University graduate student and two professors provided their expertise in educational technology and teaching STEM at the FIRST World Robotics Championship conferences on April 22-25 in St. Louis. John Yankello, a student in the School of Education master’s program, shared his STEM expertise and experience […]

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Class of 2015 Profile: Liz Bellet Recruits for Aerotek

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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As college ends, a life begins for three HPU graduates

Arielle Stratton danced. Colin Reinhardt walked soldier-perfect. And Luke Rogers looked like a prizefighter, arm raised, smiling big, striding across the stage Saturday like he owned it. All three made it, degree in hand. They’re now graduates of High Point University. With broadcast legend Tom Brokaw looking on, wearing a white HPU baseball cap and […]

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Junior Named Outstanding Psychology Student

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 8, 2015 – The Department of Psychology at High Point University recently recognized junior Lauren Rubenstein with its Outstanding Psychology Student Award for the 2014-2015 school year. Rubenstein, a native of Commack, New York, is working toward completing two degrees at HPU, a Bachelor of Science in Psychology and a Bachelor […]

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Changing Lives through Teaching: DuChante Davis Joins Teach for America

Family. It’s what DuChante Davis has found more than anything in his educational journey at High Point University. It’s what he hopes to offer inner city school children he’ll teach this fall. He just returned from visiting San Jose, California, where he met some of his future students that already remind him of himself at […]

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Class of 2015 Profile: Andrew Colitti Works Toward Master of Accountancy

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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Vocal Students Advance to National Competition

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 8, 2015 – Four High Point University students have qualified to audition in the national competition of the National Association of Teachers of Singing, which features the best talent among vocal students in the U.S. The national competition will be held in June. They qualified for nationals by placing during the […]

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