Author: MountPR

Summer Study

The Mount’s high achieving fellowship students are pursuing research, language study, internships, volunteer work and teacher training this summer in locations from New York City to Memphis to San Juan, Puerto Rico. Two students headed to Central America. Rachel Keifer traveled to Nicaragua with the Christian Veterinary Mission for international […]

Researching and Walking in Memphis

My name is Veronica Balick, and I am going into my junior year at the Mount. This summer, I have had the incredible opportunity of performing cancer research at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Memphis, Tennessee. My research is focused in immunology, one of the most exciting and fastest-growing […]

Fish Food

For the bargain price of 5 euros for a 20-minute treatment, we couldn’t resist a relaxing visit to Doctor Fish Day Spa & Nail Bar in the city of Heraklion on Crete. The fish tickle your toes as they munch on your dead skin. Sometimes the nibbling fish dart between […]

Origins of the West Comes to Life

The Mount’s core Origins of the West course came to life on this trip! Our group of 21, including Professors Caitlin Faas and Carol Hinds, six current students, one 2018 graduate, three alumni ranging from the Class of 1979-2013, and a combination of family and friends, were inspired to spend […]