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The University of Mount Union, founded in 1846, is a four-year, private institution grounded in the liberal arts tradition. Mount Union offers an array of broad-based and career-specific undergraduate and graduate programs to its 2,200 students who experience outstanding opportunities for success after graduation. Among members of the 2012 graduating class, 98% of survey respondents started a degree-required career or were accepted to graduate school, all in an average of 20 days after graduation. Ranked as one of America’s Best Colleges by U.S. News & World Report, the University is committed to providing a student-centered approach and an exceptional educational experience, as evidenced by its mission to prepare students for fulfilling lives, meaningful work and responsible citizenship. The University’s 115-acre campus is located in Alliance, Ohio, 80 miles of both Cleveland and Pittsburgh, and more than $100 million has been invested in the construction and renovation of modern facilities throughout the course of the past decade.


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Sport Business Major Excelling in Charlotte, NC

Posted on November 30th, by University of Mount Union Students in Internships. Comments Off on Sport Business Major Excelling in Charlotte, NC

Hi there! My name is Rose Aldo; I am a senior at Mount Union, majoring in sport business with a minor in leadership and business. This past summer I had an incredible opportunity to work at Charlotte Motor Speedway in …


Crossing the Waters of Familiarity

Posted on November 28th, by University of Mount Union Students in Hands-on Experience, Study Abroad. Comments Off on Crossing the Waters of Familiarity

Crossing the Waters of Familiarity by Jessica Swanson

Hi, fellow Raiders!

You’ve probably been wondering who’s been in charge of all of this #30DaysofExceptional stuff.

Hi! That would be me and my boss, Ashley Sams.

My name is Jessica Swanson …


Sport Business Internships By The Dozen

Posted on November 27th, by University of Mount Union Students in Hands-on Experience, Internships. Comments Off on Sport Business Internships By The Dozen

My name is Ashleigh Carney. I am a senior sport business major and business administration minor. It seems like just yesterday I was trying to make my decision on where I wanted to attend school, and now I am trying …


Exceptional Hands-On Experience in Mechanical Engineering Major

Posted on November 25th, by University of Mount Union Students in Hands-on Experience, Research, Service. Comments Off on Exceptional Hands-On Experience in Mechanical Engineering Major

by Jason Shar ’16

Majoring in mechanical engineering is one of those uniquely interesting experiences in which it is commonly misunderstood, difficult to describe, and intensely rewarding. It’s the only major I know where you are automatically signed up for …

Randy Kinietz: Future Nurse Anesthetist

Posted on November 24th, by University of Mount Union Students in Career Path, Classes, Value. Comments Off on Randy Kinietz: Future Nurse Anesthetist

Hi, my name is Randy Kinietz and I am a sophomore nursing major here at Mount. I’m also a member of the men’s basketball team, a student tutor, and a member of Sophomore Service Honorary.

I knew that I wanted …


The Yellow Brick Road to PA School

Posted on November 23rd, by University of Mount Union Students in Alliance, Career Path, Hands-on Experience, Internships. Comments Off on The Yellow Brick Road to PA School

Keysey2-1Naturally, the one question I’ve been asked most since starting PA school is, “are you and Beyoncé related?” OK, not really, but rather, “why do you want to be a PA?” I find it important to note that until I …


In The Foreign Land of America

Posted on November 21st, by University of Mount Union Students in Study Abroad. Comments Off on In The Foreign Land of America

In A Foreign Land by Tymofi Sidak

My name is Tim and I’m from Ukraine. I am a junior public relations major and psychology minor. I also have a diploma in interior design and worked as an interior designer and …


Miami Dolphins Intern, Mason Minnich on Periscope

Posted on November 20th, by University of Mount Union Students in Classes, Hands-on Experience, Internships. Comments Off on Miami Dolphins Intern, Mason Minnich on Periscope

My name is Mason Minnich from Ashland, Ohio. My major at the University of Mount Union is Sport Business with a minor in Entrepreneurship. I was fortunate enough to be able to work as an Intern in the Business offices

Choir Passion Deepens in Austria

Posted on November 19th, by University of Mount Union Students in Classes, Hands-on Experience, Study Abroad. Comments Off on Choir Passion Deepens in Austria

My name is Erin Bell and I am a senior, majoring in neuroscience and double minoring in music and business administration. I keep the music aspect of my college life thriving by maintaining my music scholarship and taking weekly voice …


A Dream Come True in Japan

Posted on November 18th, by University of Mount Union Students in Study Abroad. Comments Off on A Dream Come True in Japan

A Dream Come True in Japan by Bethany Snider

I have always dreamed of visiting Japan and being here now hasn’t fallen short of any expectations I previously had. I always listened to my friends and family talk about their …