Jessica Bennett '16

Major: Public Health
Hometown:Green, OH

At Mount Union I am not just receiving a degree; I’m becoming a well-rounded person. I am learning different skills that will set me apart from my peers when applying for jobs or grad school.

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Engineering Scholarship Established by Timken

June 25, 2014

ALLIANCE, Ohio – In honor of retiring Timken President/CEO and former Mount Union board member James W. Griffith, The Timken Company Charitable and Education Fund along with the Timken Foundation, have established a scholarship for one engineering student at the University of Mount Union each year.

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Mount Union Website to be Unavailable June 20-21

June 18, 2014

The Office of Information Technology will be conducting an extensive network down time the weekend of Friday, June 20 through Sunday, June 22. The purpose of this down time is to replace all network electronic equipment in all wiring closets across campus.

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Mount Union Holds Annual Summer Science Camp

June 18, 2014

ALLIANCE, Ohio – The University of Mount Union held its eighth annual Summer Science Camp for area youngsters recently. This camp was initiated by Dr. Scott Mason and Dr. Sheryl Mason in June 2007 and has since increased in popularity. Scott is a professor of chemistry and the director of the pre-health program, and Sheryl is an assistant professor of chemistry and biochemistry at the University of Mount Union.

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Kevin P. Kern Directs Two Shakespeare Productions

June 17, 2014

ALLIANCE, Ohio – As if directing two different plays simultaneously wasn’t difficult enough, University of Mount Union professor Kevin P. Kern faces another obstacle this summer. He is directing two different plays, by two different companies, in two entirely different locations. Within a month of each other, Kern will direct two Shakespeare productions; one in Ohio, one in California.

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Mount Union to Host Buckeye Girls State

June 11, 2014

ALLIANCE, Ohio – The University of Mount Union will again host the participants of the American Legion Auxiliary of Ohio’s Buckeye Girls State (BGS) from Saturday, June 14 through Saturday, June 21. This is the fourth consecutive year Mount Union has hosted this event.

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Phi Kappa Tau Chapter Selected for Founders Four

June 09, 2014

ALLIANCE, Ohio— The Epsilon chapter of Phi Kappa Tau was selected to represent the University of Mount Union in Washington, D.C. on Thursday, July 3 at the 61st National Convention.

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Shakespeare at the Castle to Take Place in July

June 05, 2014

ALLIANCE, Ohio –  “Shakespeare at the Castle,” the first of a proposed annual theatre festival performed live on the grounds of the iconic Glamorgan Castle in Alliance, will take place at 7 p.m. July 25-27. Grounds will open at 6:15 p.m. for picnicking.

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Dr. Himmelein to Attend Fulbright Summer Academy

June 04, 2014

ALLIANCE, Ohio – Dr. Mark Himmelein, professor of German at the University of Mount Union, has been selected to attend Summer Academy in Leipzig, Germany by the Fulbright Commission.

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Dr. Helen Muga Co-Edits Second Textbook

June 02, 2014

ALLIANCE, Ohio — University of Mount Union professor Dr. Helen Muga has co-edited another textbook.

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