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Thoma’s Travels | Vol. II Exotic Food Market

Posted on May 27th, by University of Mount Union Students in Professors, Study Abroad. Comments Off on Thoma’s Travels | Vol. II Exotic Food Market

On Sunday, May 22, my suitemate here at the Beijing Sports University, Brett Nichols from the University of Northern Colorado, and I ventured to Beijing’s exotic foods market. From the pictures you can see that we had scorpion, tarantula and …

Making Mount Union Home

Posted on May 23rd, by University of Mount Union Students in Campus, Service. Comments Off on Making Mount Union Home

By Rebecca Cooper ’19

The first time I stepped onto Mount Union’s campus, it seemed huge and unnavigable. I was only sixteen years old, fumbling around a world that I felt was meant for people much older and more mature …

Thoma’s Travels | Vol. I Beijing

Posted on May 18th, by Jim Thoma in Professors, Study Abroad. Comments Off on Thoma’s Travels | Vol. I Beijing

image3 (2)Good day folks, I hope that your summer is going well!

Right now, I am in my hotel room at the Beijing Sports University – watching the Cavs game live on TV. Isn’t technology just amazing sometimes? Over the weekend,

Ways to Avoid (and Lose) the Freshman Fifteen

Posted on April 9th, by Kristin Werstler in Facilities, Food, Helpful Offices. Comments Off on Ways to Avoid (and Lose) the Freshman Fifteen

It happens to the best of us. Even when we come to college with those oh-so-good intentions of using the workout center and eating clean at the glorious salad bar in the dining hall, so many of us loose track …

How to travel with 25+ Girls

Posted on April 5th, by Alex Camp in Study Abroad. Comments Off on How to travel with 25+ Girls

Mount Lax takes on Puerto Rico
Spring Break 2016
Screen Shot 2016-03-09 at 9.28.37 AMIt’s 2:30 AM in Alliance, OH as we load up the vans with our matching purple lacrosse backpacks and clip on our team fanny packs (Yes, we have those.) to depart …

Why AMA is Not Just for Marketing Majors

Posted on March 30th, by Adam Infantino in Academics, Career Path, Classes, Hands-on Experience, Involvement, Return on Investment, Student Organizations, Value. Comments Off on Why AMA is Not Just for Marketing Majors

AMA NOLA

Every year around the time of St. Patrick’s Day, the national organization American Marketing Association puts on a large conference in New Orleans. It is held at the Sheraton Hotel on Canal Street, which is about a hundred feet away …

Step Outside of Your Comfort Zone to Find New Opportunities

Posted on March 24th, by University of Mount Union Students in Community, Events, Service, Student Organizations. Comments Off on Step Outside of Your Comfort Zone to Find New Opportunities

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By Caitie Shimp

Hello Everyone! My name is Caitie Shimp and I am junior psychology major at Mount Union. As a woman of UMU, I have gotten involved in many aspects of campus involving diversity, academics, mentorship and, most of …

Department of Engineering Provides Opportunities for Women Students

Posted on March 21st, by Shehla Arif in Career Path, Events, Professors, Student Organizations. Comments Off on Department of Engineering Provides Opportunities for Women Students

Arif_ShehlaWomen in Engineering education and profession remain a minority even six decades after the creation of the national Society of Women Engineers (SWE). Therefore, SWE’s mission to “Stimulate women to achieve full potential in careers as engineers and leaders,

Kappa Phi Stands Together to Help Others

Posted on March 17th, by University of Mount Union Students in Community, Events, Service, Student Organizations. Comments Off on Kappa Phi Stands Together to Help Others

By Brooke PowellKP 1

Kappa Phi is a national Christian service organization open to all female college students, and here on Mount Union’s campus, the organization has blossomed over the past several years. Our purpose is to unite Christian College women …

Finding a Passion for Helping Others

Posted on March 16th, by University of Mount Union Students in Community, Hands-on Experience, Service, Student Organizations. Comments Off on Finding a Passion for Helping Others

194By Jenna Miller ’16

Throughout my entire life, I have valued the importance of being the type of person who would always be kind and willing to help others. I was raised in a closeknit community by two …