Class of 2016 Profile: Richard Byrd Attends Top Dental School

It may be early in the semester, but Commencement will be here before we know it. Many 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 […]

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Framing Life with Significance

Daniel Miller, a 1998 graduate of HPU, is an Emmy Award-winning journalist in Boston for Fox 25. He is featured on the cover of the new Winter 2016 magazine, headed to a mailbox near you. Miller’s essay below shows how he lives a life of success and significance both on and off camera — something High Point University […]

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Dixon Joins HPU as Laboratory Manager

HIGH POINT, N.C., Feb. 15, 2016 – High Point University hired Luke Dixon as a laboratory manager in the Department of Biology. Dixon is responsible for managing introductory laboratory classrooms and courses. He ensures they are organized and adequately provisioned, and oversees maintenance of the equipment students use. He also conducts the safety training of […]

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Winter Weather Update for February 15, 2016

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Dear HPU Family, For the safety of our HPU community, classes have been canceled until 10:40 a.m. today, Monday, February 15th. This allows more time for travel and for conditions on and off campus to improve. All classes from 10:40 a.m. on will operate on a regular schedule. Administrative staff should report to work at 10:00am. The […]

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Class of 2016 Profile: Dillon O’Gorman Recruits New Talent

It may be early in the semester, but Commencement will be here before we know it. Many 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 […]

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HPU Adds Wheeler as Computer Support Analyst

HIGH POINT, N.C., Feb. 12, 2016 – High Point University hired Malik Wheeler as a computer support analyst in the Office of Information Technology. Wheeler is responsible for troubleshooting campus computers, projectors and televisions, installing computer hardware, and supporting faculty, staff and students in their technology needs. “I enjoy working in IT because I am […]

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Kaleidoscope Concert to Feature Nine Chamber Ensembles

HIGH POINT, N.C., Feb. 12, 2016 – High Point University will offer community members an evening of non-stop musical performances with its spring chamber ensemble concert, “Kaleidoscope.” The event, part of the university’s Cultural Enrichment Series, will be held at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 27 in the Pauline Theatre of the Hayworth Fine Arts Center. It […]

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HPU Poll: N.C. Likely Primary Voters Differ along Party Lines on Personal Finances

HIGH POINT, N.C., Feb. 11, 2016 – The High Point University Poll finds that most Democratic and Republican likely primary voters’ have somewhat different perceptions of their personal finances and the business condition of the country. Fifty-three percent of Democratic likely voters said they are better off financially than they were a year ago, compared […]

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Students Host Valentine’s Day Dance for Individuals with Disabilities

HIGH POINT, N.C., Feb. 11, 2016 – High Point University’s Student Council for Exceptional Children (CEC) hosted a Valentine’s Day Dance for individuals with disabilities from the High Point community on Feb. 9 at the Morehead Recreation Center. High Point Parks and Recreation and Wheatmore High School students co-hosted the event with HPU. For the […]

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