Define Your Own Gravity!

Define Your Own Gravity!

By XUYI ZHU and ERIN HOLLOWAY Editor: MICHELLE DANNER   Midterms are quickly approaching for our students at NC State, and already the pressure is on! With that in mind, it was time for a little well-deserved fun for our UPP students. Defy Gravity is a one-of-a-kind...
Ballin’ into 2017

Ballin’ into 2017

By XIN ZHAO and TIFFANY MERRITT Editor: MICHELLE DANNER   On January 21, we held a basketball game at the new Kaplan Recreation Center on UNCG campus. Both the Chinese students and American students who attended enjoyed the game very much. The game consisted of two...
Student Welcome Party!

Student Welcome Party!

By HARRY HAISHUO DUN and ERIN HOLLOWAY Editor: MICHELLE DANNER   After a long and sweet winter break, UPP students reunited to share their holiday adventures and prepare for the new semester at the UPP Welcome Party in the Pullen Park Community Center. This event also...
Cold Day, Warm Hearts

Cold Day, Warm Hearts

By TIFFANY MERRITT Editor: MICHELLE DANNER   Friday, January 13, was a heart warming day for UPP students and staff despite the chilly winter temperatures.  Previous students and new students gathered with staff on UNCG campus in the Faculty Center to enjoy time...
Holiday Celebrations!

Holiday Celebrations!

By TOM LIU and ERIN HOLLOWAY Editor: MICHELLE DANNER   On Saturday, Dec 3, New Mind Education hosted the Spring 2016 cohort’s UPP completion ceremony and holiday party at ALOFT Raleigh’s conference lounge. Their year with UPP has gone by so quickly! For all UPP...
Thankful for Food, Thankful for Life.

Thankful for Food, Thankful for Life.

By JENNA KANE, LINGCHAO MAO and CAROLINE CORNISH Editor: MICHELLE DANNER   On Tuesday, November 22nd, in New Mind at NCSU’s festively decorated office, UPP students feasted on classic dishes seen at most American Thanksgiving tables. This was food that most Chinese...