Brent Page smiles at the camera in front of the Krueger Center

A little Union romance

Brent Page, previously the IT director at Bluestem Health, has joined Union’s faculty in the Computer Science Program after a semester as an adjunct professor. While Brent is a Union graduate, his ties to the…

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Union IRR students help with Hurricane Ida cleanup (updated Sept. 13)

Support Union College disaster response efforts. September 13Sunday brought rain to Grand Isle, but the IRR teams where able to finish tarping all but one of the houses they had planned for the day. The…

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Angie Wheeler smiles at the camera, sitting on the brick Union College bench

A New Face in Union’s PA Faculty

“My coworkers have been amazing,” Angie Wheeler said. “They’ve been very generous and genuinely supportive of me here.” Wheeler recently joined Union’s PA faculty as the clinical director after spending the past few years as…

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Kate Kamarad smiles at the camera at the gazebo on Union's campus

Kate Kamarad joins Union’s family

Kate Kamarad has signed on as Union’s new scholarship giving and events director. Kate taught for the Rocky Mountain Conference for eleven years, most recently at Mile High Academy in Colorado as a kindergarten and…

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Rick Young smiling at the camera with his arms crossed

Rick Young: A Powerhouse Retires

“I’m retiring, time to go,” said Rick Young. For years, his go-to joke when Frankie Rose asked him to do something was to say that retirement sounded like a good option. Now, however, he’s not…

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Tabitha Fleming smiling

Kind Eyes, Holistic Care

“There was no question in my mind that Union was the place to be,” Tabitha Fleming said. She graduated from Union’s nursing program in May 2021, but she recalls how different Union was from the…

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Photo of Frankie and Ellen Rose with their children.

Saying goodbye to Dr. Rose

“If I impacted lives, that’s all that matters,” said Dr. Frankie Rose. “It’s very important to have high quality academics, operational procedures, business practices—I’ve spent a lot of time focusing on those things. But Union…

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An education to match her passion

When Sandra Elizondo, a 2020 Union graduate, lost her half-brother DJ to gang violence ten years ago, a passion sparked inside her to help struggling youth. “I remember he always said people just don’t get it,”…

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(left) Summer Nguyen smiles on her graduation day while holding one of her masks. (right) Joseph Peden smiles in front of the Union College van

Union students: The next generation of entrepreneurs

“I’ve learned that running a business is a lot harder than it seems. But stuff I knew about woodworking helped me understand my classes better,” Joseph Peden said. After high school, he had no intention…

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Register for the Golf Classic fundraiser (Sept. 17)

You are invited!We invite you to attend and support Union College athletics through the annual Warriors’ Golf Classic. This year the four-person scramble will take place on Friday, September 17, 2021 at Woodland Hills Golf…

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Juliet Bromme smiling

Communication: A solid base to stand on

“You can learn only so much in school—what you’ll always learn best is what you do every day,” said Juliet Bromme, one of several communication majors who found internships this summer at prominent organizations across…

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Peter Blankenship in the Union Market kitchen

Peter Blankenship: Farewell, Union

“Be positive, be thankful, carry on the good work that was begun here,” said Peter Blankenship, Union’s food services director of thirteen years. He’s a quiet, laid back man when you first meet him, but…

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