Where Exceptional Begins

Learning Through Teaching at the DWOC Studio

Posted on November 6th, by University of Mount Union Students in Career Path, Hands-on Experience, Helpful Offices. Comments Off on Learning Through Teaching at the DWOC Studio

Learning Through Teaching at the DWOC Studio by Kayla Ashdown

Hello, fellow Raiders! My name is Kayla Ashdown and I am a junior, early childhood education major here at the University of Mount Union.

Every day, I am reminded of …


From Transfer Student to Student Senate President

Posted on November 5th, by University of Mount Union Students in Career Path, Student Organizations. Comments Off on From Transfer Student to Student Senate President

My name is Daria Chalupa and I am a fourth-year student at the Univeristy of Mount Union! I am an exercise science and German double major with a minor in gender studies. Currently, my plans for after undergrad include law …


Study Abroad in Thailand, by Chad Bosel

Posted on November 4th, by University of Mount Union Students in Study Abroad. Comments Off on Study Abroad in Thailand, by Chad Bosel

My name’s Chad Bosel and I’m a junior here at the University of Mount Union. Two summers ago I studied abroad in Chiang Mai, Thailand for a summer session of about six weeks.

I ultimately decided to study in Chiang …


Let’s Talk “Neature”

Posted on November 3rd, by University of Mount Union Students in Hands-on Experience, Nature Center, Research. Comments Off on Let’s Talk “Neature”

My Exceptional Experience as a Research Intern by Jenna Belli

This past summer, I had a great opportunity working as an Environmental Science Research Intern at the Huston-Brumbaugh Nature Center. I had originally heard about the internship from my Biology …


How I Survived in China

Posted on November 2nd, by Adam Infantino in Study Abroad. Comments Off on How I Survived in China

Hello all. Let me start this with saying that the title is sort of misleading. Surviving in China is very easy. It’s not nearly as scary in China/Asia as most American television shows make it out to be. Anyway, I


What It’s Like to be a Partner at UHM

Posted on November 1st, by Jaime Eyssen in Internships. Comments Off on What It’s Like to be a Partner at UHM

Before I even began my internship this past summer, I knew that it was going to be a valuable experience to add to my education. From the moment, I began I felt welcomed, appreciated and like a true member of …

October Photo Challenge

Posted on September 28th, by Adam Infantino in Campus, Social Media. Comments Off on October Photo Challenge

Howdy howdy howdy Raiders!

My name is Adam Infantino, and I work for the Mount Union Social Team. This October we’re doing this super cool Instagram campaign. It involves you guys taking pictures (*GASP*) for different categories that will be …


Mary Costlow Celebrates 50 Years Working in Mount Union’s Dining Hall

Posted on September 18th, by Kristin Werstler in Campus, Food. Comments Off on Mary Costlow Celebrates 50 Years Working in Mount Union’s Dining Hall

The Hoover Garden Room of Mount Union’s cafeteria is warmed by the afternoon sun. Mary Costlow sits in a bright orange chair, her back to the bustling cafeteria – taking a break from the commotion to talk about her 50 …


#myUMUhome contest

Posted on September 11th, by Justin Lepley in Residence Halls, Social Media. Comments Off on #myUMUhome contest

Hey guys my name is Justin Lepley and I’m a part of the UMU Social Team! We are all excited for this year and can’t wait to bring you guys some cool social campaigns. The first one of the year …


I Bleed Purple

Posted on August 13th, by Cody Rohaley in Value. Comments Off on I Bleed Purple

I have been a Purple Raider since fifth grade.

Little fifth grade me probably didn’t walk into school predicting that he’d be starting and ending his college search that day. I was more than likely worried about what I was …