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PA school at Union College—Paul Kuhlman


Paul Kuhlman explains why Union College was the right fit for him

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Video: PA School at Union College—Annie Mullin


Want to become be a physician assistant? Annie Mullin explains why Union College was the right fit for her.

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Video: PA School at Union College—Kathy Kreikemeier


Want to become be a physician assistant? Kathy Kreikemeier explains why Union College was the right fit for her.

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Video: Alumni perspective—Ben Murray '04


Ben Murray, Director of Crew by Rail Strategy for BNSF Railway, reflects on his time at Union College and how it impacted his career.

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Video: International Rescue and Relief—a unique path to medical school


Union College senior Shannice Baker talks about how Union College's International Rescue and Relief program have prepared her in uniques ways for a career in medicine.

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Union College introduces an early admission track for nursing program

Start your nursing education now

Do you feel called to be a nurse? Don’t worry about two year waiting lists. Check out a nursing program where graduates pass the national licensure test on the first attempt at a much higher rate than the national average. Now Union College has introduced two new ways to give nursing students peace of mind while they follow their calling: a nursing scholarship and an Early Admission Track.

Public art piece on campus inspired by creation story

Passers by noticed an eruption of color today on the corner of 48th and Prescott as a new sculpture—a brightly decorated lightbulb—arrived in front of the Carnegie Building on the campus of Union College.

Anthony Evans to perform for Family Worship tonight

Best known for his appearance on season 2 of the hit NBC singing competition show The Voice, Anthony Evans will bring his pop and R&B infused worship music to Union College Family Worship tonight, April 17, 2015, in the College View Seventh-day Adventist Church.

Final Program in the "Great War" Series: Conscientious Objectors in World War I

For Union College Library’s final Great War presentation for 2014-2015, Dr. Thomas Berg, lecturer, Department of History at University of Nebraska-Lincoln will present “Conscientious Objectors in World War I” on Tuesday, April 14, 2015 at 7 p.m. in library room 121.

Renewable scholarships make Union a top value in Adventist education

Unexpected Affordability

For some students, studying at an Adventist college seems like an impossible dream—especially when state subsidies make a public university education appear much more affordable. But Union College’s new scholarship program could change all that. Starting this fall (2015-16), freshman will be eligible to receive new four-year 100 percent renewable scholarships from $6,500 up to free tuition.

Business, gymnastics and Easter highlight Homecoming 2015

Don’t miss Union College Homecoming Weekend 2015, April 2-5. Alumni and weekend guests will have the opportunity to enjoy a variety of special events including a business conference, gymnastics reunion, resurrection pageant and Gymnaires home show.

Remembering Union

The weekend events will kick off on Thursday, April 2, in typical fashion by touring the campus and a Valentino’s Dinner Buffet. This year’s honor classes: 1945, 1955, 1960, 1965, 1975, 1985, 1990, 1995 and 2005.

JJ Heller to perform at Union College on March 27

Christian folk singer and independent artist JJ Heller will perform at Union College for vespers on Friday, March 27, 2015, at 7:30 p.m. in the College View Seventh-day Adventist Church.

EveryPerson and Others—Union’s spring play debuts March 19

EveryPerson and Others, Union College’s own adaptation of two classics—The Second Shepherd’s Play and Everyman will debut tomorrow night, March 19, at 7 p.m. The production, which runs approximately 80 to 90 minutes, including the intermission, will run six times over a course of ten days.

Seeking Nominations for Library Teacher of the Year 2015

Union College Library is seeking nominations for the 2015 Teacher of the Year Award. This award recognizes a Union College teacher's support of the library during the school year and grants him or her the opportunity to expand an area of the library's collection which is of particular professional interest.

World War I's Total War and Propaganda

On Wednesday evening, March 25 at 7 p.m. in the library classroom (room 121), assistant professor of history, Ben Tyner will speaking about “Total War and Propaganda” during World War I.

Video: Professor Jim McClelland On Teaching At Union College

Professor Jim McClelland speaks on teaching at Union College.

Long time Union College art professor Jim McClelland explains his philosophy of teaching and why he loves teaching at Union College.

Video: Try Union College

Have you ever wanted to study in the United States? Union College is a small college in a medium-sized town in the middle of the country. Our friendly environment, small class sizes and great location make Union an idea place to continue your studies. Come experience the real America, not the one you see on TV. Try Union College.

Union issues apology letter for past racial discrimination

On February 9, the Union College Board of Trustees voted to approve a letter nearly a year in the making—a letter of apology to alumni who suffered racial discrimination while attending Union College.

The idea started with the stories of Oscar Harriott, a man whose family exprienced racism at Union College throughout the 1940s-60s. He spoke for a Martin Luther King Day event in the spring of 2014 and to the cast of Union’s “Fifty Years Later,” a dramatic production about the Civil Rights Movement.

Tuition Freedom Day 2015

March 3, 2015—Seventy-four percent of the way through the school year—was Tuition Freedom Day at Union College.

On March 3rd, we celebrated the day that our students' tuition no longer covered the cost of their education and the gifts of generous alumni and donors made up the other 26 percent. Take a moment to thank a donor today.

Congratulations to the ASB executive officers for 2015-2016

The results are in for next year's Associated Student Body executive officers. Congratulations to:

Adventist Health System makes $2 million endowment gift to Union College

At the Union College Board of Trustees meeting on Feb. 9, Rich Reiner, Executive Vice President of Adventist Health System (AHS) and President/CEO Multi-State Division, announced Union College will be receiving a $2 million gift from AHS. Adventist Health System, a Florida based health care provider that operates 45 hospitals in 10 states including Colorado and Kansas, has given Union College $2 million to create a permanent endowed chair for a professor in the Division of Business and Computer Science.

Sidewalk Prophets to perform Friday, Feb. 20

The Sidewalk Prophets will be performing for Family Worship this Friday night at the College View Church at 7:30, as part of their Great Big Family Room tour. Admission is free and open to the community. Doors will open at 7:00 p.m.

The Dove award-winning contemporary Christian band consists of David Frey, Ben McDonald, Cal Joslin, Justin Nace, and Shaun Tomczak. And, of course, their music is all about ministering.

Ceremony honors Jorgensen Hall as demolition commences

Following the regular meeting of the Union College Board of Trustees, a group of board members, employees, students and friends gathered on the gray, moist afternoon of Feb. 9 to say a last goodbye to Jorgensen Hall.

The stately brick building across the street from the College View Church has served as the home of the Division of Science and Mathematics since 1946 until professors and student moved across campus to the all new 55,000 square foot Krueger Center for Science and Mathematics.

Video: The Studio for Writing and Speaking

Students talk about The Studio for Writing and Speaking

If you need a fellow brainstormer, an extra pair of eyes for grammar glitches, or just plain encouragement to hang in there while preparing a paper or speech, visit the consultants in the Studio in room 116 in the library. To learn more, visit


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