The New Mind Experience

It’s a whole new world out there. An interconnected, cross-cultural, collaborative place with educational and career opportunities. Get a taste of the New Mind experience.

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Learn about our three stages of programs.  Specifically, how we guide students from the day they pack up to leave for college to the moment they settle in to their first job.

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Find out more about our unique and holistic approaches that prepare students for academic, career and life success.


The New Mind

Global learning has never been more critical.

Our survival as citizens of the world depends on it.  The future of the interconnected economy requires more than connections, language, and academic studies. It requires a new mind.


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Garden and Forest Fun: Earth Day Event in Jaycee Park

By JASON ZICHENG JIN and ERIN HOLLOWAY Editor: MICHELLE DANNER   April 22nd is Earth Day, an American holiday dedicated to clean and protect our common mother: Earth. For the final service event for the Fall ‘15 cohort, UPP partnered with the North Carolina State... read more

Let’s Go Fly a Kite!

By TIMISHA HENLEY and TIFFANY MERRITT On Saturday April 9th, 2016 UNCG held its 34th International Festival (I-Fest). The International Festival is an annual celebration of the diverse world in which we live in and of the beauty that all human cultures have to offer.... read more

Adventures in Charlotte: Whitewater Center

By ERIN HOLLOWAY Editor: MICHELLE DANNER April has been a whirlwind of exams, final papers and projects for the students.” As students have continued to immerse themselves in America and its culture,” Steve Pond, UPP Director at NC State, said, “we want to... read more