Alumni Spotlight: Annie Diehl (‘11)

By Norma Richman “It’s nice to be important but more important to be nice” —Anonymous Annie’s Class of 2011 yearbook entry was wise beyond her years and has continued to follow her wherever she goes. My brief bio—  Shortly after graduating high school, I headed out to Fort Worth, TX, to complete my undergraduate studies at … Continue reading Alumni Spotlight: Annie Diehl (‘11)

Reflections on the Upcoming Martin Luther King Holiday

By Gary Stern On Monday, January 18th, our nation will celebrate the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday. At this pivotal and unprecedented moment in our nation's history, it seems entirely apropos to reflect upon Dr. King's contribution and legacy. During the Civil Rights Movement of the 1950’s and 1960’s, Dr. King inspired America to live … Continue reading Reflections on the Upcoming Martin Luther King Holiday

January 6, 2021

Dear High Point Community, We are a nation deeply divided. We see it, we feel it, we experience it. Despite these deep and seemingly intractable divisions, I maintain a profound belief in America's 245-year experiment in democracy. Since 1776 when the Declaration of Independence championed the right to pursue “life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness” … Continue reading January 6, 2021