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Thoma’s Travels Vol. II | Exotic Food Market

Posted on May 27th, by Jim Thoma in Professors, Study Abroad. Comments Off on Thoma’s Travels Vol. II | Exotic Food Market

On Sunday, May 22, my suitemate here at the Beijing Sports University, Brett Nichols from the University of Northern Colorado, and I ventured to Beijing’s exotic foods market. From the pictures you can see that we had scorpion, tarantula and …


Thoma’s Travels | Vol. I Beijing

Posted on May 18th, by Jim Thoma in Professors, Study Abroad. Comments Off on Thoma’s Travels | Vol. I Beijing

image3 (2)Good day folks, I hope that your summer is going well!

Right now, I am in my hotel room at the Beijing Sports University – watching the Cavs game live on TV. Isn’t technology just amazing sometimes? Over the weekend,

How to travel with 25+ Girls

Posted on April 5th, by Alex Camp in Study Abroad. Comments Off on How to travel with 25+ Girls

Mount Lax takes on Puerto Rico
Spring Break 2016
Screen Shot 2016-03-09 at 9.28.37 AMIt’s 2:30 AM in Alliance, OH as we load up the vans with our matching purple lacrosse backpacks and clip on our team fanny packs (Yes, we have those.) to depart …

How Lucky Are We to Have This Experience?

Posted on March 3rd, by University of Mount Union Students in Academics, Hands-on Experience, Study Abroad. Comments Off on How Lucky Are We to Have This Experience?

AT trip to Europe days 3–4: visit to WWII cemetery, Maastricht, ultrasound diagnostics, Lindt Chocolate Factory

Hi everyone, my name is Mary Claire Chester and I am a sophomore in the athletic training program at the University of Mount


Athletic Training Students Set Sail For Europe

Posted on February 26th, by University of Mount Union Faculty in Classes, Hands-on Experience, Study Abroad. Comments Off on Athletic Training Students Set Sail For Europe

Early this Friday morning, the director of athletic training education at the University of Mount Union, Dr. Morgan Bagley, and 6 of her students will begin their journey from Cleveland, Ohio to Brussels, Belgium for a 10-day excursion featuring sight-seeing, …


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. …


National Undergraduate Literature Conference

Posted on April 16th, by Amanda Cameron in Academics, Events, Return on Investment. Comments Off on 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. 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 …