Roxanne Hoch ’15

Major: International Studies
Hometown:Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania

While taking Elementary Chinese, I had the opportunity to practice traditional Chinese calligraphy. This was my absolute favorite part of class because it shows that there is not only a difference in the way words are written (characters versus letters), but also a difference in the method of how the language is written.


The global society in which we live requires knowledge of the entire world and not merely of the western tradition. That’s why Mount Union offers a program in Asian studies, which provides you with knowledge of the Asian world in general, and east, south and southeast Asia in particular. As an Asian studies major, you’ll be exposed to diverse disciplines such as art, business, economics, history, music, political science and religious studies.

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