Where Exceptional Begins

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New To Alliance? Check Out These Local Places!

Posted on February 3rd, by Brandon Lucas in Alliance, Community, Food. Comments Off on New To Alliance? Check Out These Local Places!

Being in a new city can be scary. You are in a foreign place, not knowing where to go, but soon enough you will know Alliance like the back of your hand! From landmarks to restaurants, here are some local …

The Vegetarian Diaries, Vol. II

Posted on January 19th, by Adam Infantino in Food. Comments Off on The Vegetarian Diaries, Vol. II

Happy 2016!

It’s been a long while since I’ve written anything, but with the new year comes more vegetarian stories that I will tell through a series of blog posts. As promised, there will be a few of those Tasty-esque …

The Yellow Brick Road to PA School

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

Naturally, 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 …


The Vegetarian Diaries, Vol. 1

Posted on November 16th, by Adam Infantino in Campus, Food. Comments Off on The Vegetarian Diaries, Vol. 1

Hello, all. If you have not heard, I am a vegetarian. I have been since August 1st, 2013. I’m also a big nutrition nut. I’ve always been bothered by factory farming, and finally before coming to college I decided to …

Let’s Talk “Neature”

Posted on November 3rd, by University of Mount Union in Hands-on Experience, Nature Center, Research. Comments Off on Let’s Talk “Neature”

My Exceptional Experience as a Research Intern by Jenna Belli

This past summer, I had a great opportunity working as an Environmental Science Research Intern at the Huston-Brumbaugh Nature Center. I had originally heard about the internship from my Biology …


October Photo Challenge

Posted on September 28th, by Adam Infantino in Campus, Social Media. Comments Off on October Photo Challenge

Howdy howdy howdy Raiders!

My name is Adam Infantino, and I work for the Mount Union Social Team. This October we’re doing this super cool Instagram campaign. It involves you guys taking pictures (*GASP*) for different categories that will be …


Mary Costlow Celebrates 50 Years Working in Mount Union’s Dining Hall

Posted on September 18th, by Kristin Werstler in Campus, Food. Comments Off on Mary Costlow Celebrates 50 Years Working in Mount Union’s Dining Hall

The Hoover Garden Room of Mount Union’s cafeteria is warmed by the afternoon sun. Mary Costlow sits in a bright orange chair, her back to the bustling cafeteria – taking a break from the commotion to talk about her 50 …


#myUMUhome contest

Posted on September 11th, by Justin Lepley in Residence Halls, Social Media. Comments Off on #myUMUhome contest

Hey guys my name is Justin Lepley and I’m a part of the UMU Social Team! We are all excited for this year and can’t wait to bring you guys some cool social campaigns. The first one of the year …


Mount Union’s Snapchat Game is Strong

Posted on July 30th, by Cody Rohaley in Campus, Social Media. Comments Off on Mount Union’s Snapchat Game is Strong

We have our own geofilter. That’s pretty cool.

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In case you don’t know what Snapchat is, it’s an app that allows users to send photos, videos, and texts that are viewable for a set amount of time. It enables you …

Welcome Back! What’s New in Alliance?

Posted on July 28th, by Brandon Lucas in Alliance, Campus, Community, Facilities. Comments Off on Welcome Back! What’s New in Alliance?

It’s that time of year again, moving back to college. A time for making new memories, moving into a new residence hall and taking new classes, but what else is new on campus and around the city of Alliance? A …