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Saturday, September 21, 2019

*More exciting events to come! 

 

Registration 

September 21 @ 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

R. G. Wanek Center, Main Level

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5k Family Fun Run 

September 21 @ 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
Slane Student Center, Outdoor Basketball Court 

 

Lace up your running shoes and join us for the annual HPU Family Fun Run!  The 5K (3.1 mile) Fun Run/Walk route navigates through the beautiful High Point University Campus.  Race Registration begins at 7:00am.

Click here to register now!

 


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University Update with President Nido Qubein 

September 21 @ 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. 
Hayworth Fine Arts Center, Pauline Theater 
 

Join High Point University's President Dr. Nido Qubein in a session on
growth and progression at HPU. **Due to space limitations, this session is for parents and guests only. Overflow seating will be in the R. G. Wanek, Extraordinaire Cinema. Seating is limited, available first come, first serve.**
 
 

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Art Exhibit: Sharn Hardin Exhibit 

September 21 @ 11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m
Hayworth Fine Arts Center, Sechrest Art Gallery 
 


Sharon Hardin attended the University of Cincinnati where she studied design, art, and architecture. She furthered her education in art by studying globally in England, Scotland, Ireland, France, Italy, Greece, Switzerland, and Germany. When she was abroad she focused on landscape and still life-oil. Her collection are pieces of her working with thick oils, often with palette knife, and often with layers and layers of glazing, scraping, and adding, a piece evolves over months of application, resulting in colorful and energetic visual excitement.

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Parents Council Service Project

September 21 @ 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m
Slane Student Center, Gym Floor 

 

High Point University and The Outreach Program are teaming up to package meals for hungry families through the Family Weekend Hunger Project.  All families are welcome to participate.  Bring your students too. 

 

 

 
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Life Skills Panel Moderated by President Nido Qubein

September 21 @1:30 p.m.- 2:30 p.m.
Congdon, Callicutt 

Join President Qubein as he moderates an engaging session featuring a broad spectrum of Life Skills leaders. From current HPU students, to young HPU alumni, to HPU parent entrepreneurs and business leaders, you’ll enjoy this fast-paced discussion focused on thriving in the competitive global marketplace.

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Campus Walking Tour 

September 21 @ 2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m
R. G. Wanek Center, Main Level 

 
Please arrive 15 minutes before the scheduled tour time, the tour group will leave on time.  This is a walking tour of campus, so please dress accordingly, and plan on allotting 1.5 hours.

 
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Parents Council Meeting and Information Session

September 21 @ 2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
TBD 

 

The High Point University Parents Council is open to all parents who are interested in supporting High Point University’s mission to deliver educational experiences that enlighten, challenge and prepare students to lead lives of significance in complex global communities through a variety of support and volunteer opportunities that assist in enhancing the student and parent experience.

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Wanek School of Natural Sciences Open House

September 21 @ 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Wanek School of Natural Sciences

 

Stop by the new Wanek School of Natural Sciences between 3 p.m. and 5 p.m. to tour the impressive building, speak with faculty and catch a show in the Culp Planetarium. There will be shows in the planetarium at 3 p.m., 3:30 p.m., 4 p.m., 4:30 p.m. 

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Women's Soccer Vs. Charleston Southern  

September 21 @ 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Vert Stadium 
 
Cheer on the women's soccer team as they compete against Charleston Southern. 


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Movie: Toy Story 4

September 21 @ 3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. 
R. G. Wanek Center, Extradordinarie Cinema
 

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Student A Cappella Concert

September 21 @ 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. 
Hayworth Fine Arts Center
 

Listen to High Point University's premier men's and women's a cappella groups.

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Men's Soccer Vs. ETSU 

September 21 @ 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Vert Stadium 
 

Cheer on the men's soccer team as they play against ETSU. 

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Charcoal Pony Improv Show

September 21 @ 8:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. 
Hayworth Fine Arts Center
 

HPU's student improv group will perform a comedy show that is completely improvised on the spot. The members will act out scenes and games based on audience suggestions. Come prepared to laugh until it hurts.

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Fireworks

September 21@ 9:00 p.m.
Vert Stadium 


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Movie: Avengers: Endgame

September 21 @ 9:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. 
R. G. Wanek Center, Extradordinarie Cinema 
 

 
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 *Schedule subject to change.  Please check back for updates.

 
 
 

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