- Austin Raper ’13
- Hometown: Uniontown, Ohio
- Major: Biochemistry
I chose to attend Mount Union because I believed, and still do, that Mount Union would go the furthest in helping me achieve my goals.
The Heffern Lecture
2012 Heffern Lecture
The University of Mount Union hosted financial expert Frank Casey as the Gordon Heffern Business Ethics Lecturer on November 8.
Casey presented, “Lessons from the Madoff Fraud.” During his talk, he discussed the need to set a higher benchmark of ethical standards in business. Read more.
About the Heffern Lecture
The Gordon Heffern Business Ethics Lecture was established by Mount Union Trustee Gordon E. Heffern to encourage dialogue about the practical ways in which spirituality can transform the workplace. Heffern, a graduate of the University of Virginia, served as chairman of the board of Society Corporation before retiring in 1987.
Past Heffern Lecturers
Gordon E. Heffern, former chairman of the board, Society Corporation
James W. Griffith, president and chief executive officer, The Timken Company
|2009-10||Paul Worstell, president of PRO-TEC Coating Company
|2012-13||Frank Casey, financial expert|