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Giving Back and Being a Dedicated Scholar

Posted on March 15th, by University of Mount Union Students in Academics, Alliance, Campus, Community, Involvement, Return on Investment, Scholarships and Financial Aid, Service, Value. Comments Off on Giving Back and Being a Dedicated Scholar

BY: Cheyanne Gonzales ’18

“What is an Investment Alliance Scholar?” This is a question I have been asked since beginning my college career nearly four years ago. While many people may know one of the 36 Investment Alliance Scholars, some …

Get Rich With Philanthropic Donations

Posted on March 9th, by University of Mount Union Students in Alliance, Community, Hands-on Experience, Involvement, Student Organizations, Uncategorized. Comments Off on Get Rich With Philanthropic Donations

BY: Mike Sovak ’18

Philanthropic endeavors are an important part of making a societal difference.  Whether you’re an affluent influence leader, or a college student with a beginner’s bank account, there is a way for you to become a master …

Along for the Ride: Life as a Commuter

Posted on February 19th, by Abbey Schlanz in Campus, Community, Involvement, Uncategorized. Comments Off on Along for the Ride: Life as a Commuter

While most undergraduate students live on campus, Mount Union also has a fairly large number of commuters. A lot of students who live nearby question whether they should commute. It definitely saves money, but does it also cut down on …

6 Things to Love about the Caf…Even Without the Blue Drink

Posted on February 8th, by Abbey Schlanz in Campus, Facilities, Food, Uncategorized. Comments Off on 6 Things to Love about the Caf…Even Without the Blue Drink

By Abbey Schlanz ’18

If you ask Mount Union students where Kresge Dining Commons is, they might give you a blank stare. If you ask them where the “caf” is, you’ll get an immediate answer. For most residential students, the …

A Coffee for Your Thoughts

Posted on December 11th, by University of Mount Union Students in Academics, Alliance, Campus, Finals, Food, Studying, Uncategorized. Comments Off on A Coffee for Your Thoughts

BY: Cheyanne Gonzales ’18

With finals week starting here at the University of Mount Union, there is no escaping the stress-induced late nights spent in the library. The last of our assignments are due and the glimmer of light at …


Remembering Freshman Year…

Posted on November 28th, by University of Mount Union Students in Campus, Involvement, Studying, Uncategorized. Comments Off on Remembering Freshman Year…

by Rachel Brumenschenkel ’18

If I had to give one piece of advice to freshmen, I would say, “If you think you don’t have homework, you’re wrong.” 

As a senior graduating in May, I have recently been reflecting on my …

Internships Are a Major Key

What do you mean I have to write something longer than 140 characters? Fine. Alright, I’ll try it.

Hey there. I’m Cody Rohaley, a senior Marketing & Management major, and I do social media and outreach for the Alliance Country …

Summers at Mount Union

By Rebecca Cooper ’18 

This summer, I don’t miss Mount Union. I have none of the sadness of leaving our second home for four months and I’m not wishing I could see Chapman’s beauty any given day. That’s because I

5 Reasons Why I Love Mount Union

The University of Mount Union has been my second home for the past three years and leaving in a year from now is going to be bittersweet. Despite the fact that these thoughts linger in the back of my head …


Accents, Starbucks, and a Love for Burgers; An International Perspective on Living in the U.S.

Posted on May 1st, by University of Mount Union Students in Alliance, Community, Food, Study Abroad. Comments Off on Accents, Starbucks, and a Love for Burgers; An International Perspective on Living in the U.S.

By Yuka Adachi ’17: Marketing and Human Resource Management


Own Your Accent and Name

It is hard for international students to not have accents. It is not just about if we can speak English or not. We just keep the …