Where Exceptional Begins

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 …


The Vegetarian Diaries, Vol. 1

Posted on November 16th, by Adam Infantino in Campus, Food. Comments Off on The Vegetarian Diaries, Vol. 1

Hello, all. If you have not heard, I am a vegetarian. I have been since August 1st, 2013. I’m also a big nutrition nut. I’ve always been bothered by factory farming, and finally before coming to college I decided to …

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 French and International Business


Utilizing Skills and Interests to Help Students Through DWOC Studio

Posted on November 13th, by University of Mount Union Students in Finals, Hands-on Experience, Helpful Offices. Comments Off on Utilizing Skills and Interests to Help Students Through DWOC Studio

Hi, Raiders. My name is Tyler Moore and my experience at the DWOC Studio began two years ago. My first semester here at Mount, a professor recommended me to be a consultant, but it took another year for me to


Research Galore for Biochemistry Junior Ellis Beardsley

Posted on November 12th, by University of Mount Union Students in Career Path, Hands-on Experience, Research. Comments Off on Research Galore for Biochemistry Junior Ellis Beardsley

Hey, Raiders!

My name is Ellis Beardsley and I am a junior biochemistry major/biology minor here at Mount Union. Being from a small town on the Pennsylvania/New York border, I often get asked how I ended up at Mount; and …


Finding Friendship and Adventure Through Philosophy Trip

Posted on November 11th, by University of Mount Union Students in Classes, Hands-on Experience. Comments Off on Finding Friendship and Adventure Through Philosophy Trip

Finding Friendship and Adventure Through Philosophy Trip by Erica Hirsch

My name is Erica Hirsch and I am a junior here at Mount Union. This past summer I had the opportunity to go on the wilderness trip with some fellow …


#30DaysOfExceptional Students

Posted on November 11th, by University of Mount Union Students in Hands-on Experience, Value. Comments Off on #30DaysOfExceptional Students

Day 1 – Jaime Eyssen: What It’s Like to Be a Partner at Union Home Mortgage

Day 2 – Adam Infantino: How I Survived In China

Day 3 – Jenna Belli: Let’s Talk “Neature”

Day 4 – Chad Bosel: Study


Geology “Rocks” in the ADK’s

Posted on November 10th, by University of Mount Union Students in Hands-on Experience, Research. Comments Off on Geology “Rocks” in the ADK’s

Geology “Rocks” in the ADK’s by Brittany Piatt

Hi there! My name is Brittany Piatt. I am a senior at Mount Union majoring in Environmental Science with a depth in Geology. Throughout my time at Mount Union I have had …