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Pokémon Go Takes Over Campus

Posted on August 3rd, by Kristin Werstler in Alliance, Campus. 1 Comment

Screenshot_2016-07-10-15-09-21_1469193448766It’s no secret that Mount Union is home to many different PokéStops and Pokémon. Even during the summer months, kids, teenagers and adults alike can be found roaming the campus trying to Catch ‘Em All.

What’s really cool about Pokémon …

New To Alliance? Check Out These Local Places!

Posted on February 3rd, by Brandon Lucas in Alliance, Community, Food. Comments Off on New To Alliance? Check Out These Local Places!

Being in a new city can be scary. You are in a foreign place, not knowing where to go, but soon enough you will know Alliance like the back of your hand! From landmarks to restaurants, here are some local …

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 …


Mount Union’s Snapchat Game is Strong

Posted on July 30th, by Cody Rohaley in Campus, Social Media. Comments Off on Mount Union’s Snapchat Game is Strong

We have our own geofilter. That’s pretty cool.

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In case you don’t know what Snapchat is, it’s an app that allows users to send photos, videos, and texts that are viewable for a set amount of time. It enables you …

Cool Places to Go Less Than 15 Minutes from Campus

Posted on June 3rd, by Justin Lepley in Alliance. Comments Off on Cool Places to Go Less Than 15 Minutes from Campus

Growing up in Alliance, I’ve had plenty of long days where I just needed somewhere to go. Here are a few local treasures to check out if you get bored with the regular Walmart and Dunkin runs.

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How did I end up Here…15 Minutes From Home?

Posted on May 14th, by Lauren Reihl in Value. Comments Off on How did I end up Here…15 Minutes From Home?

I never planned to attend Mount.

For 13 years, I rode past Mount Union’s campus four days a week as my parents drove me into Alliance for gymnastics practice. Every time I was in the car with him, my dad …