Happy Easter!

Happy Easter!

By XIN RAO and ERIN HOLLOWAY Editor: MICHELLE DANNER   Most international students have a difficult time fitting into a different culture. Experiencing different holidays can help students learn about American culture and know what to expect when they are invited...
The Wedge Community Garden

The Wedge Community Garden

By XIN RAO and ERIN HOLLOWAY Editor: MICHELLE DANNER   Among the events that our students experience in our program, the UPP service learning events each semester are the most important. This semester, there will be two.  For the first service learning event of...
Language Exchange Partnership Continues!

Language Exchange Partnership Continues!

By XIN RAO and ERIN HOLLOWAY Editor: MICHELLE DANNER     All UPP students face the unique challenge of communicating with Americans effectively. Nevertheless, many of the students have drastically improved their English skills during their time here not only...
Brush Stroke by Brush Stroke Stress Relief

Brush Stroke by Brush Stroke Stress Relief

By TIFFANY MERRITT Editor: MICHELLE DANNER   February 26 marked the weekend before the end of the Spring I term for UNCG UPP students.  Stress levels had been high among the students as they feverishly worked to pass their Interlink benchmarks, so Program...
UT’s Got Talent

UT’s Got Talent

By DANIEL WANG and ERIN HOLLOWAY Editor: MICHELLE DANNER   Talent shows are a very popular activity around the world and a fun way to gather and celebrate communities. With the great help from University Towers staff, New Mind Education hosted a joint event...