Where Exceptional Begins

Category: Involvement

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, majoring in public relations and minoring in psychology. I also have a diploma in interior design and worked as an interior …


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 …


Corking Around in Ireland

Posted on November 17th, by University of Mount Union Students in Study Abroad. Comments Off on Corking Around in Ireland

Hello, everyone, my name is Marcus Zappa. I am a senior marketing and management double major and am from the beautiful city of Amherst, Ohio. I am a member of the swim team, a brother of Phi Kappa Tau and …


My Home Away from Home

Posted on November 16th, by University of Mount Union Students in Study Abroad. Comments Off on My Home Away from Home

My Home Away from Home: Semester Abroad in Oslo, Norway by Sara Fountain

My name is Sara Fountain and I am a senior here at the University of Mount Union. I am studying to become a High School Biology teacher …


Vive La France!

Posted on November 14th, by University of Mount Union Students in Study Abroad. Comments Off on Vive La France!

Vive La France! Studying Abroad in Pau, France by Kelsey Jackson

My name is Kelsey Jackson and I’m currently a senior! I studied abroad the spring semester of my junior year in Pau, France. I’m a double major in French