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Category: Student Organizations

How You (and Peanut Butter) Can Help The Local Community

Posted on January 20th, by University of Mount Union Students in Alliance, Campus, Service, Student Organizations. Comments Off on How You (and Peanut Butter) Can Help The Local Community

By: Rachel Brumenschenkel

As the holiday season comes to a close, it is still important to remember to give to others. That’s why Mount Union’s chapter of the Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) is giving the campus community …

Off the Grid: The Wilderness Trip Celebrates its 41st Year

Posted on December 22nd, by Justine Fraley in Alumni Success, Campus, Hands-on Experience, Involvement, Professors, Return on Investment, Service, Student Organizations, Uncategorized, Value. Comments Off on Off the Grid: The Wilderness Trip Celebrates its 41st Year

This story appears in the Exceptional Education section of the Fall/Winter 2016 edition of the Mount Union Magazine. 

screen-shot-2016-12-22-at-10-52-42-amThis year marks the 41st anniversary of the wilderness trip and the associated class, an experience many students and alumni hold near …

What Does it Mean to Be a Regula Scholar?

If you have ever participated in a community service event through Mount Union, then you have probably heard of the Regula Center. The Ralph and Mary Regula Center for Public Service and Civic Engagement at the University of Mount Union, …

What Does the New President-Elect Mean for Climate Change?

By:  Sophia Ramsey, Green Raider

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One of the things we need to look at when we get a new President is their policy on climate change and climate action. Why? Well, there are a lot of reasons, honestly. But we’ll …

Why You Should Hire Fraternity and Sorority Members

Numerous times, people have told me to not put my fraternity experience on my resume. They say it only brings to mind the negative stereotypes associated with these communities and makes you less desirable, but I beg to differ. As …

6 Ways to Find (Awesome) Internships

Whether you’re a seasoned senior or a first year student, internships are essential to having a fun and successful career.  Not only do internships help you build your resume and let you gain hands-on experience, they also let you see …

The Scary Truth About PLASTIC

By Mallory Glenn, Green Raider

Did you know that during the last decade, we have produced more plastic than the amount that was produced throughout the entire 20th century? Statistics show that the typical American throws away nearly 200 lbs. …

Immerse Yourself in Once-In-A-Lifetime Opportunities

by Rachel Brumenschenkel ’18, double-majoring in marketing and management

Doesn’t it seem like everyone—parents, professors, peers—is telling you to get involved on campus? Well, I, Rachel Brumenschenkel, am also going to tell you to get involved. Probably multiple times. I …


8 Things You Didn’t Learn at Preview

There are things you probably weren’t told while on a tour or at Preview. You’ll learn them after being on campus for a little bit. Hi, I’m Cody Rohaley ’17 and I’m a marketing major, leadership and economics minor, brother …


“I want to be a doctor because I want to help people.”

Kate_GonczySounds cliché, right? Well, those are the words that medical school admissions teams will be looking for in my interview (hopefully stated more eloquently, of course). Sure, my GPA and MCAT score are important, but after doing some research, I’ve …