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Category: Study Abroad

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 …

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


From a Dutch Classroom to Laser-Tag and Luging

Posted on March 1st, by University of Mount Union Students in Classes, Hands-on Experience, Study Abroad. Comments Off on From a Dutch Classroom to Laser-Tag and Luging

AT trip to Europe day 2: visit to Zuyd Hogeschool, laser tag in the caves, luge

Hello! My name is Alexia Paxos and I am a junior in the athletic training program at Mount Union. This was …


Dutch Futbol Match Inspires Career Path for Nathan Tirabassi ’17

Posted on February 29th, by University of Mount Union Students in Academics, Career Path, Hands-on Experience, Study Abroad. Comments Off on Dutch Futbol Match Inspires Career Path for Nathan Tirabassi ’17

Athletic Training Trip to Europe Day 2: Soccer Match

Hello, everyone, my name is Nathan Tirabassi. I am a junior in the Athletic Training Program. I am also a member of the men’s soccer team. With that being said, it …


AT Students Arrive Safely in Brussels for Atomium Structure & Waffles

Posted on February 27th, by University of Mount Union Students in Hands-on Experience, Study Abroad. Comments Off on AT Students Arrive Safely in Brussels for Atomium Structure & Waffles

Hello! My name is Sabrina Salupo and I am a sophomore athletic training student at the University of Mount Union. As athletic training students, we are used to being on our feet for several hours and are usually busy running …


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, …


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. …


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 …