Where Exceptional Begins

Category: Residence Halls


By Darren Krolikowski

Hello Raiders! This month, in honor of Earth Day, the Green Raiders are promoting and hosting some events that you all should know about:

  • April 17 – Stark Parks is hosting a clean-up on the Mahoning Valley

Spring “Greening”

By: Sophie Ramsey

Hey ‘Ders! We’re used to being Purple all year, but we also have a chance to be Green Raiders all year round and take care of our planet, too! It can be difficult being a student, sibling, …

RecycleMania 2017

By:  Mallory Glenn

Screen Shot 2017-02-08 at 1.52.08 PMWhat if I told you that you could improve your recycling habits for eight easy payments of $0.00?

RecycleMania begins on February 5th and will span 8 weeks, concluding on April 1st. Mount Union …

Tailgating Treats: Dorm Room Edition

Raider alumni flock from all corners of the Earth, the only color in sight is purple and the sweet smell of brunch waffles wafts along the cool autumn breeze—football season is upon us and with football, comes tailgating. While tailgating …

10 Things NOT to Do on Your First Day of College

So, you got in, you accepted the offer, you went to Target with your mom and bought the shower caddy, the desk organizer, the fresh sheets, maybe even a new pair of jeans or two. You’re moved in, you have …

Women’s Academic Diversity Theme House

Posted on March 11th, by University of Mount Union Students in Residence Halls, Service, Student Organizations. Comments Off on Women’s Academic Diversity Theme House

Authored by Abbey Schlanz

The Women’s Academic Diversity theme house consists of members who, through our majors and minors, represent the major areas of study that Mount Union offers – humanities, fine arts, social sciences, natural sciences, mathematics, education and …

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 …

#myUMUhome contest

Posted on September 11th, by Justin Lepley in Residence Halls, Social Media. Comments Off on #myUMUhome contest

Hey guys my name is Justin Lepley and I’m a part of the UMU Social Team! We are all excited for this year and can’t wait to bring you guys some cool social campaigns. The first one of the year …

Packing Tips | What Every New Mount Union Student Needs

Posted on July 2nd, by Brandon Lucas in Campus, Residence Halls. Comments Off on Packing Tips | What Every New Mount Union Student Needs

Freshman year is a big step from high school to college. It is the first time you are on your own, new friends, new classes, it is a whole new world that is yours to conquer! But before you get …