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Selling Tickets and Memories: Interning for the Monsters and Gladiators

By Matt Jones ’18

At the start of the spring semester, I woke up early in the morning to walk from a hotel in downtown Cleveland to Quicken Loans Arena. The Q was hosting the Mount Union Sports Sales Workshop, …

From Ohio to Yellowstone: Nick Hendershot’s PA Wilderness Rotation

By Nick Hendershot ’15, M ’17 

Yellowstone National Park, America’s first national park and one of the largest parks in the world, attracts more than 4 million visitors from all over the country to enjoy its wonders. While many experienced …

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: UMU Meets CLE


The City of Champions, The Land, CLE, the 2-1-6, however you say it, we all love Cleveland. Every day I help promote Cleveland businesses to the world such as the West Side Market, the Greater Cleveland Aquarium, Corner Alley and …

What’s What? Get the Inside Scope on Different UMU Organizations!

By: Brandon Lucas ’18

College is a time to diversify yourself. You have four years to try and learn and experience new activities. Whether it’s in your field, or not, attending a liberal arts university, and having over 80 plus …

What I Learned From a Team of NBA Champions – And What They Learned From Me

By Riley Schenk ’18, sport business major double-minoring in business administration and psychology

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When I first started my college career at the University of Mount Union, I never thought I would be working with The Cleveland Cavaliers Organization as directly …

Off the Grid: The Wilderness Trip Celebrates its 41st Year

This story appears in the Exceptional Education section of the Fall/Winter 2016 edition of the Mount Union Magazine. 

screen-shot-2016-12-22-at-10-52-42-amThis year marks the 41st anniversary of the wilderness trip and the associated class, an experience many students and alumni hold near …

Marketing Magic

Posted on June 15th, by Justin Lepley in Academics, Classes. Comments Off on Marketing Magic

Looking back on my first year here at Mount Union, the class that stands out the most in my mind is Marketing 200. Taught by Professor McConnell, this introductory marketing course had a lot to offer. Lively and entertaining, …

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 …