Nathan Lorah '16

Major: Mechanical Engineering
Hometown:East Liverpool, Ohio

I learned how to take initiative as a leader as I worked with a group of my peers to write a detailed report on constructing a windmill. Constructing the windmill and watching it work to produce energy was a rewarding experience.

Lecture Series

From former presidents to Supreme Court Justices, world-renowned performers to social activists, the University of Mount Union is committed to enhancing the educational experience by bringing top-notch experts to campus. Each semester, Mount Union is proud to sponsor a lecture series made up of several lectureships and fine arts events for students, faculty and community members to enjoy.

The Mount Union Lecture Series is made up of a number of endowed lectureships, special event keynote speakers, convocations, music recitals, art exhibits and theatrical performances held on campus. These events provide learning across disciplines, bringing new perspectives and ideas to campus from places throughout the world. Information on upcoming events is provided on a semi-annual basis.

Lecture Series Schedule 2014-2015

Gordon Heffern Business Ethics Lecture

  • Wednesday, October 1
  • Abraham Madkour
  • Lecture at 7 p.m.
  • Reception at 8 p.m.

Faculty Lecture

  • Wednesday, October 29
  • Dr. Pete Schneller
  • Reception at 6:30 p.m. in the Cope Music Hall Lobby
  • Lecture at 7 p.m. in Presser Recital Hall

Joseph M. Carr Lecture

  • Tuesday, November 18
  • Rev. Ray Buchanan
  • Lecture at 7 p.m.
  • Food Packaging at 8 p.m.

Wolf Lecture

  • Wednesday, April 1
  • Bob Ferrel, Virtuoso Jazz Trombonist and Helen Welch, Vocal Stylist
  • Lecture at 7:30 p.m. in the Brush Performance Hall of the Giese Center for the Performing Arts
  • Reception at 9 p.m.

The Myrtie Allen Kershaw Lectureship on Poetry and the Fine Arts

  • Wednesday, April 9
  • Benj Pasek and Justin Paul
  • Lecture at 7:30 p.m. in the Gallaher Theatre of the Giese Center for the Performing Arts
  • Reception at 8:30 p.m.

Schooler Lecture

  • Monday, April 13
  • Carrie Coon '03 and Tracy Letts
  • Lecture at 8 p.m. in the McPherson Academic and Athletic Complex
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