HIGH POINT, N.C., March 10, 2016 – High Point University students recently learned about Italian culture right here in the city of High Point thanks to an authentic Italian restaurant and business owner. Students enrolled in the Modern Foreign Language Italian course went to Scugnizzi restaurant, where they learned to order their food and drinks […]
HIGH POINT, N.C., March 10, 2016 – High Point University has hired Ashley Miller as an undergraduate admissions phone counselor. Miller handles correspondence with prospective students through phone calls, email and live chat on HPU’s website. She provides students with information about the admissions process and assists with campus visits. “My goal is to provide […]
HIGH POINT, N.C., March 10, 2016 – Jim Goodman, assistant professor of media production, and students from the Nido R. Qubein School of Communication at High Point University received the Award of Excellence in this year’s Broadcast Education Association (BEA) Festival of Media Arts. Their short film, “The One Per Cent,” was selected for one […]
HIGH POINT, N.C., March 9, 2016 – The Office of Information Technology at High Point University welcomes Rebecca Crellin as manager of information security systems. She works within the IT department to create and implement security policy to keep students’ information safe. She most recently spent a year in residence at the University of Idaho […]
HIGH POINT, N.C., March 9, 2016 – High Point University recently hosted a professional development seminar for student veterans from HPU, NC A&T, University of North Carolina at Greensboro and Elon University on March 3. The seminar, titled “Where College Experience and Military Meet Tomorrow,” was led by Hire Heroes USA, a company that effectively […]
HIGH POINT, N.C., March 9, 2016 – Jennifer Norton joined the High Point University Office of Undergraduate Admissions as an enrollment data processor. Norton maintains the office’s database of prospective and enrolling students, making sure their information is correct and up-to-date to support the admissions counselors’ communication with them. “I’m working behind the scenes to […]
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 […]
HIGH POINT, N.C., March 8, 2016 – High Point University’s Kappa Delta sorority and the Guild of Family Service of High Point will co-host the third Super Hero Dash, which will be held at the HPU Vert Stadium at 2:30 p.m. on March 20. The Super Hero Dash is a race that aims to increase […]
HIGH POINT, N.C., March 8, 2016 – High Point University’s Congdon School of Health Sciences welcomes Andrea Alvarez as a clinical education specialist for the Department of Physical Therapy. Alvarez assists with communication and contractual agreements between clinical facilities, students and faculty members. She reviews contracts and keeps track of all clinical experiences for students […]
HIGH POINT, N.C., March 7, 2016 – High Point University has lowered flags to half-staff today to honor Nancy Reagan, the influential wife of the 40th President of the United States, Ronald Reagan. Nancy passed away Sunday, March 6. Flags will remain lowered until sunset on the day of burial.
HIGH POINT, N.C., March 7, 2016 – Brittany Myers has joined High Point University as the department administrator for the Office of Student Success. Myers assists HPU’s student success coaches in their work advising freshmen and sophomores. “I love working on a campus that focuses on helping students, parents, alumni and employees,” says Myers. “In […]
HIGH POINT, N.C., March 7, 2016 – He’s the man who invented the personal computer and built Apple with Steve Jobs. The world has him to thank for the Apple I and Apple II computers that laid the foundation for future developments like the iPod, iPad and iPhones we hold in our hands today. Now Steve Wozniak, one of the greatest […]
The High Point University Poll found that North Carolinians’ confidence in the economy continues to rise.
High Point University students and Dr. Brandon Lenoir, professor of political science and political communication at HPU, hosted a GOP debate viewing party on campus.