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5 Things to Remember in Your Senior Year of College

Posted on September 9th, by Ryan Smith in Career Path, Finals, Return on Investment. No Comments

Before we get really into this, I would like to offer you seniors in college congratulations for two reasons:

  • You made it through three years of some of the toughest academic work of your lives to date.
  • You and your

What Accreditation Means For Our Nursing Students

As you may have heard, the University of Mount Union’s nursing (BSN) program recently received accreditation from the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education. Accreditation is a rigorous process but necessary to assure quality within our program. After receiving the …

How a Jersey Patch Costs More Than Your Tuition

The world of professional sports is a $1.5 trillion industry across the world – yeah that’s trillion, with a “T.” North American sports alone make up a third of that at an estimated $498 billion, according to Plunkett Research, Ltd.…

“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 …

4 Things to Consider When Picking a College

Looking for a college can be stressful. When you go on a college visit, your tour guide is obviously going to show you the best parts of their respective colleges, so it can be hard to decide what exactly you …

The Best Things to Know When Applying for Scholarships

Posted on May 2nd, by University of Mount Union Staff in Scholarships and Financial Aid, Value. Comments Off on The Best Things to Know When Applying for Scholarships

by: Angela Duraine, Financial Aid Representative at UMU

Do you want free money to help you pay for college? Outside scholarships are a great way to get help paying for school and the best part about them? They don’t have …

Lighting the Way With Music

Posted on March 31st, by University of Mount Union Students in Academics, Alumni Success, Career Path, Research, Return on Investment. Comments Off on Lighting the Way With Music

By: Alicia (Bousner) Hrubey ’10, M.M.

The best laid plans of mice and men often go awry. – from To A Mouse by Robert Burns

This post is about MUSIC THERAPY. Don’t know what music therapy is? Check out …

Why AMA is Not Just for Marketing Majors

Posted on March 30th, by Adam Infantino in Academics, Career Path, Classes, Hands-on Experience, Involvement, Return on Investment, Student Organizations, Value. Comments Off on Why AMA is Not Just for Marketing Majors


Every year around the time of St. Patrick’s Day, the national organization American Marketing Association puts on a large conference in New Orleans. It is held at the Sheraton Hotel on Canal Street, which is about a hundred feet away …

Leading Through the Wilderness

Posted on March 29th, by University of Mount Union Students in Alumni Success, Classes, Hands-on Experience, Uncategorized. Comments Off on Leading Through the Wilderness


By Laura Klingler ’03

I have the unique privilege of remaining connected to Mount Union in a very special way. I’ve been an alumni leader for the Mount Union Wilderness Experience every summer since 2008. This experience has allowed me …

#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 …