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Category: Involvement

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 …

Why Becoming A Sorority Woman Has Changed My Life

Posted on March 16th, by Alyssa Haley in Student Organizations. Comments Off on Why Becoming A Sorority Woman Has Changed My Life

Let’s take a moment to reminisce the last three years. When I first came to college I was eager to get involved on campus because of my enthusiastic extracurricular and athletic involvement in high school. The most important part of …


High School Students are Smarter than You

Posted on March 15th, by University of Mount Union Students in Academics, Alliance, Community, Hands-on Experience. Comments Off on High School Students are Smarter than You

By Adam Infantino

I recently had the opportunity to be a judge for a little thing the Incubox Business Incubator put on in coordination with the University of Mount Union and Junior Achievement called “Duke Tank.” This was an adaptation …

Women’s Academic Diversity Theme House

Posted on March 11th, by University of Mount Union Students in Residence Halls, Service, Student Organizations. Comments Off on Women’s Academic Diversity Theme House
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The Women’s Academic Diversity theme house includes, from left to right: Alicia Eadon, Sarah Slagle, Abbey Schlanz, Tara Piercy, Brooke Powell and Jordan Pastor. Not pictured is Ashley Guilbert.

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The Women’s Academic Diversity theme house consists …

European Experience of a Lifetime for AT Students

Posted on March 7th, by University of Mount Union Students in Academics, Hands-on Experience, Study Abroad. Comments Off on European Experience of a Lifetime for AT Students

AT trip through Europe, overall experience

Hello, my name is Mike Cintron. I am a level III athletic training student at the University of Mount Union. I had the great privilege and opportunity to go overseas to Germany, Belgium and …


Bike-Riding Through Amsterdam

Posted on March 7th, by University of Mount Union Students in Academics, Hands-on Experience, Study Abroad. Comments Off on Bike-Riding Through Amsterdam

AT trip to Europe days 5–6: Amsterdam, Regks museum, Gunther von Hagens Bodies World: The Happiness Project

Hello, my name is Cody Herman and I am a junior in the Athletic Training Program at Mount Union. During out time in …


How Lucky Are We to Have This Experience?

Posted on March 3rd, by University of Mount Union Students in Academics, Hands-on Experience, Study Abroad. Comments Off on How Lucky Are We to Have This Experience?

AT trip to Europe days 3–4: visit to WWII cemetery, Maastricht, ultrasound diagnostics, Lindt Chocolate Factory

Hi everyone, my name is Mary Claire Chester and I am a sophomore in the athletic training program at the University of Mount