Card Stunt and Winston Churchill’s Granddaughter Pay Homage to Those Who’ve Served HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 11, 2016 – Carved on the sidewalk of High Point University’s Kester International Promenade, you’ll find a quote from Winston Churchill: “We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.” Today, Churchill’s […]
The High Point University campus is buzzing with activity. From the annual Veterans Day celebration, to the Gratitude Project, community events and more, see a glimpse of what happened on campus this week.
HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 11, 2016 – High Point University students shared their research at the State of North Carolina Undergraduate Research and Creativity Symposium on Nov. 5 at North Carolina Central University in Durham. Their participation was sponsored by HPU’s Office of Undergraduate Research and Creative Works. “At HPU, we encourage students to get […]
HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 10, 2016 – High Point University student Ebony Gillette has been recognized for outstanding leadership and service by North Carolina Campus Compact, a statewide network of colleges and universities with a shared commitment to civic engagement. Gillette is a recipient of the network’s Community Impact Award, honoring one student leader at […]
HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 9, 2016 – High Point University students took a moment to document their many blessings as part of “The Gratitude Project,” an annual campaign that allows students to share what they are thankful for during this Thanksgiving season. For its sixth year, “The Gratitude Project,” organized and hosted on campus by […]
HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 9, 2016 – Nine-year-old Timothy Ratley hopped across the finish line with a smile on his face as he finished the sack race. “Did you win?” a friend asked him. “No,” shouted Jamauri Saunders, Ratley’s classmate, with a grin. “I definitely won.” High Point University welcomed children from Montlieu Academy to […]
HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 9, 2016 – High Point University’s Kappa Sigma Fraternity and Kappa Delta Sorority partnered with FoodCorps to prepare the gardens at Kirkman Park Elementary School for the coming winter months. While volunteering with Big Brothers Big Sisters at Kirkman Park, one member of Kappa Sigma noticed the gardens and thought they […]
HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 8, 2016 – For the final week, the works of seven High Point University students will be on display in the 2016 Juried Photo Biennial gallery at the Center for Visual Arts in Greensboro. Seven students were accepted into the gallery through a statewide competition for college students, where their submitted […]
High Point University’s Brian McDonald, associate director of the HPU Poll, breaks down the characteristics that likely voters associate with Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton.
David Couch, CEO of The Blue Ridge Companies Inc., and his wife Stephanie Quayle, an accomplished singer and songwriter, made a $3 million to High Point University in recognition of the university’s leadership and positive impact in the city of High Point
Mpumi Nobiva, a graduate student at High Point University and Oprah Winfrey’s mentee, shares her story of adversity, determination and reliance on God with WGHP’s Bob Buckley. Nobiva travels the world with her Share Your Story campaign, speaking at White House Summits and building her brand. She strives to improve not only herself, but the […]
During a debate watch party at High Point University, perception analyzers measured voter reaction during the final presidential debate. HPU is the only college in the state using this technology.
Using new technology, High Point University gathered real-time data during the final presidential debate. Each voter received a perception analyzer tool that measured their reaction throughout the debate allowing viewers to see how both Trump and Clinton supporters felt at varying moments.
High Point University has donated $10,000 to Guilford County School system’s Learn to Swim program. Barry Kitley, HPU director of community relations, discusses the excitement of providing over 500 second graders with free swimming lessons.
A High Point University poll, which surveyed likely voters in North Carolina, reveals that Hillary Clinton leads Donald Trump in the presidential race. Dr. Brandon Lenoir, a political communication professor at HPU, analyzes each candidate’s tactics going forward.