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Category: Involvement

Athletic Training Students Set Sail For Europe

Posted on February 26th, by University of Mount Union Faculty in Classes, Hands-on Experience, Study Abroad. Comments Off on Athletic Training Students Set Sail For Europe

Early this Friday morning, the director of athletic training education at the University of Mount Union, Dr. Morgan Bagley, and 6 of her students will begin their journey from Cleveland, Ohio to Brussels, Belgium for a 10-day excursion featuring sight-seeing, …


#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 …


4 Summer Study Abroad Opportunities with #MountUnion Professors

Posted on February 22nd, by Kristin Werstler in Professors, Study Abroad. Comments Off on 4 Summer Study Abroad Opportunities with #MountUnion Professors

The homepage of USAC’s (University Studies Abroad Consortium) website features a picture of Mount Union alum Maya Brown ‘15. She is smiling while standing on a bridge strung together with thick rope, surrounded by luscious green trees in Accra, Ghana. …


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 …

Finding His Way to ATO President

Posted on November 30th, by University of Mount Union Students in Student Organizations. Comments Off on Finding His Way to ATO President

Hello Mount Union,

My name is Malcolm Leake and I am from Fremont, Ohio. I am a sport business major with a communication minor. Being a Mount Union student as allowed me numerous opportunities to advance myself, not just academically …


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 …


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

Exceptional Hands-On Experience in Mechanical Engineering Major by Jason Shar

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 …

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 …


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 …