Where Exceptional Begins

National Undergraduate Literature Conference

Last week, I found myself watching the engine temperature of my truck quickly rise near the border of West Virginia and Pennsylvania. If my radiator didn’t blow, I was getting on a plane headed for Salt Lake City, Utah. Ten …

5 Ways To Be a Better Traveler

Posted on April 11th, by Ashley Sams in Study Abroad. No Comments

A few weeks ago, I embarked on my first solo journey to Italy to meet my mom, and it gave me the most incredible sense of empowerment. Granted it was only a bus ride, two flights and an overnight in …


Up ‘Til Dawn

Before I came to Mount Union, I never knew what St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital was. After joining Delta Sigma Tau I had the opportunity my sophomore year to visit St. Jude with a few of my sisters and a …