Where Exceptional Begins

Category: Hands-on Experience

#MountUnion Student Makes it to the Olympics!

Posted on February 22nd, by University of Mount Union Students in Athletics and Intramurals, Career Path, Hands-on Experience, Internships, Value. Comments Off on #MountUnion Student Makes it to the Olympics!

Aloha! My name is Kelani Nuckols and I am a junior in the exercise science program here at Mount Union.

The number one question I get is, where is the name Kelani from? And I bet you probably questioned my …


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 …

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 …


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 …


Utilizing Skills and Interests to Help Students Through DWOC Studio

Posted on November 13th, by University of Mount Union Students in Finals, Hands-on Experience, Helpful Offices. Comments Off on Utilizing Skills and Interests to Help Students Through DWOC Studio

Hi, Raiders. My name is Tyler Moore and my experience at the DWOC Studio began two years ago. My first semester here at Mount, a professor recommended me to be a consultant, but it took another year for me to


Research Galore for Biochemistry Junior Ellis Beardsley

Posted on November 12th, by University of Mount Union Students in Career Path, Hands-on Experience, Research. Comments Off on Research Galore for Biochemistry Junior Ellis Beardsley

Hey, Raiders!

My name is Ellis Beardsley and I am a junior biochemistry major/biology minor here at Mount Union. Being from a small town on the Pennsylvania/New York border, I often get asked how I ended up at Mount; and …


Finding Friendship and Adventure Through Philosophy Trip

Posted on November 11th, by University of Mount Union Students in Classes, Hands-on Experience. Comments Off on Finding Friendship and Adventure Through Philosophy Trip

Finding Friendship and Adventure Through Philosophy Trip by Erica Hirsch

My name is Erica Hirsch and I am a junior here at Mount Union. This past summer I had the opportunity to go on the wilderness trip with some fellow …