Real Students, Real Stories, Real Life

The Union experience, from biology to Bali to the big screen

90% of Union graduates are employed or in graduate school*:
Catherine Ziac
Catherine Ziac
Has already secured a job at a notable Manhattan bank Cat's blog
Elliot Segin
Elliot Seguin
Test pilot and engineer for the company that built Spaceship X
Noah Joseph
Noah Joseph
Star athlete entered medical school recently
Rachel Carson
Rachel Carson
Founded socially-responsible clothing business in Vietnam
Rachel Racusen
Rachel Racusen
Developed communications strategies for the Obama campaign
Dr. Loc Le
A pioneer in the fight against Hepatitis B
Michael Losure
Michael Losure
You may have seen his visual effects on the big screen
Nancy Borowick
Nancy Borowick
Making her mark in photojournalism
The Union curriculum encourages students to combine fields in creative ways:
Warren Thompson
Warren Thompson
Music and biochemistry strike all the right chords
Teresa Crasto
Teresa Crasto
Loves poetry workshops and mathematical proofs
Chetna Prasad
Chetna Prasad
Modern medicine and its ancient birthplace inform her course of study
Cam Duvall
Cam Duval
Anthropology major and radio enthusiast on Russia program  Cam's blog
Ruwimbo Makoni '15
Ruwimbo Makoni
A neuroscience major with a penchant for puppet theater
Maura Driscoll
Maura Driscoll
Passionate about psychology, Spanish and the arts Maura's blog
Charlotte Lehman
Charlotte Lehman
Photographer with a love for the classics
Stephen Hoeprich
Stephen Hoeprich
The interdisciplinary curriculum sold this engineering major on Union
Hands-on, faculty-mentored research is a hallmark of a Union education:
Sriya Bhumi
Sriya Bhumi
Explored the neural basis of movement — and the art of catching dragonflies
Trevor Martin
Trevor Martin
His senior thesis for philosophy examines crime and punishment
Shayna Han
Shayna Han
Modern feminism was the focus of her sophomore year research
Xavier Capaldi
Xavier Capaldi
Summer research spent studying chicken embryos Xavier's blog
Our students are encouraged to connect globally and locally:
Lucas Rivers
Lucas Rivers
Championing diversity at home; pursuing cultural immersion abroad
Trishala Jailall
Davis "peace scholar" to help orphanage in Guyana
Sarah Wizner
Sarah Wizner
Berlin term abroad; "dream internship" with social services agency in the states
Maria Dreeszen
Maria Dreeszen
Studied dance in Bali; Union healthcare practicum upon her return
*Based on historical average of Union College graduates (Source: Becker Career Center)