Hats Off To You Graduates!

Hats Off To You Graduates!

By TIFFANY MERRITT     With a little sadness, but mostly pride, UPP Staff at UNCG Greensboro celebrated the completion of 10 months in our program with students. These students began their journey in UPP in August 2016. As per their requests, we held the...
The 2017 UPP@NCSU Graduation Event

The 2017 UPP@NCSU Graduation Event

By ERIN HOLLOWAY     The Spring 17 UPP semester concluded last Saturday, April 29 with our Completion Ceremony! We are thankful for all the students, interns and staff that helped make this semester great!     We would like to recognize the...
Fight Club: Training in Krav Maga

Fight Club: Training in Krav Maga

By JESSICA QU and ERIN HOLLOWAY Editor: MICHELLE DANNER   On April 22, UPP students and staff signed up to attend a self-defense workshop, hosted by Krav Maga Raleigh. This was the last optional event of the semester, and it was such a beautiful and hot...
Easter Afternoon

Easter Afternoon

By ERIN HOLLOWAY Editor: MICHELLE DANNER   On Saturday, April 15th, UPP students celebrated Easter in Pullen Park! Despite the high pollen index and the stress of upcoming final tests, the afternoon was breezy and beautiful for the 19 students who attended....
From the Mountains to the Sea

From the Mountains to the Sea

By SHANG and ERIN HOLLOWAY Editor: MICHELLE DANNER   For all UPP students, the last week of March is always exciting, partially because with March Madness, students can have a closer look of American college life. But they will also have an exciting trip all the...
One Fulfilling Day at the Zoo

One Fulfilling Day at the Zoo

By HAOYU ZHENG and ERIN HOLLOWAY Editor: MICHELLE DANNER   With the arrival of spring and the gradually warming weather, it’s a perfect time to go outside and have some fun! Therefore, UPP staff prepared a meaningful event at the North Carolina Zoo in Asheboro,...
Courageously Taking on High Ropes

Courageously Taking on High Ropes

By TIFFANY MERRITT Editor: MICHELLE DANNER   On Monday, March 13, 2017, three UPP students kicked off their spring break with an adventure to the high ropes course at the Greensboro Science Center.  The activity was originally requested by student Xinye Wu.  He...
Great Gatsby Event at UNCG

Great Gatsby Event at UNCG

By MIN YANG and TIFFANY MERRITT Editor: MICHELLE DANNER   Great Gatsby event is one of the activities organized by New Mind Education at UNCG. This was a dance activity steeped in mystery.  Many Americans have studied the novel The Great Gatsby during high school....
Exploring Culture Through Video Games!

Exploring Culture Through Video Games!

By JESSICA QU and ERIN HOLLOWAY Editor: MICHELLE DANNER   When video games are paired with college students, the connotation tends to be negative. Parents and teachers worry students spend too much time playing video games rather than studying or interacting with...