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The Only 15 Black Friday Tips You’ll Ever Need

If anyone knows Dan Yard, assistant controller here at the University of Mount Union, they know he loves a deal – especially on Black Friday. From Thanksgiving afternoon into the wee hours of #SmallBusinessSaturday, you can find Dan either looting …


A Chat with April Mason

Name: April Mason, PhD
Major: Biology
Graduation Year: 1977
Original Hometown: Akron, Ohio
Where Living now: Manhattan, Kansas
Job Title/Employer: Provost and Senior Vice President of Kansas State University

Professional Life
When I graduated from Mount, I got a master’s …

Before, During and After the Interview: The Diary of an Internship Expert Part Two

As the job market grows more and more competitive, internships are becoming a very valuable asset to any resume. Many employers want potential applicants to have a few years of experience before they’ll hire them, and internships are a great

5 Tips for Applying to PA School

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We asked students enrolled in Mount Union’s Physician Assistant Studies Program for some tips to keep in mind when applying to a PA program and here’s what they came up with:

1 – Do your research and start early

It …

5 Things to Remember in Your Senior Year of College

Posted on September 9th, by Ryan Smith in Career Path, Finals, Return on Investment. No Comments

Before we get really into this, I would like to offer you seniors in college congratulations for two reasons:

  • You made it through three years of some of the toughest academic work of your lives to date.
  • You and your

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 …

5 Ways To Be a Better Traveler

Posted on April 11th, by Ashley Sams in Study Abroad. Comments Off on 5 Ways To Be a Better Traveler

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 …