Where Exceptional Begins

Tips for Living in a Dorm for the First Time

Posted on February 26th, by Kristin Werstler in Campus, Residence Halls. Comments Off on Tips for Living in a Dorm for the First Time

Cardboard boxes and piles of clothes cluttered the dorm room, while plastic bins teetered haphazardly atop the wooden dressers. The Saturday that kicked off move-in weekend called for equal parts disorganization and anticipation. I looked around the 12 by 13-foot …


The 4 Best Ways to Make Your Essay Spectacular

Posted on February 25th, by University of Mount Union Students in Academics, Finals, Studying. Comments Off on The 4 Best Ways to Make Your Essay Spectacular

by Megan Waterfield

Ah, a student’s favorite assignment—research papers, reflections, creative writing assignments, lab reports. Every college student has to do one of these probably, at least, twenty times during their college career, whether we like it or not, but …

Who Cares about Beethoven? (Part I)

Posted on February 23rd, by Maira Liliestedt in Academics, Professors. Comments Off on Who Cares about Beethoven? (Part I)

A few years ago, I presented a session to some prospective students. I was trying to explain why my field (Classical Music) is still relevant. Why it still matters. Why it’s not just for the elitist minds. Why it does …

#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 …


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. …