ALLIANCE, OH (05/02/2011)(readMedia)-- Michael Border of Strongsville, Ohio was named Outstanding Senior Man during the University of Mount Union's annual Senior Recognition and Honors Convocation held Tuesday, April 19.
A biochemistry major, Border's campus activities include American Chemical Society, Fellowship for Christian Athletes, Student Senate, Pre-Health Professions Club, Alpha Lambda Delta, Sophomore Service, Raider Relief, Raider Programming Board, First Year Experience, Scholastic Achievement Coalition and Blue Key Honor Society. Border, who serves as the 2011 senior class president, has been named to the dean's list numerous times. He is a graduate of Strongsville High School.
These awards have been presented to deserving seniors for more than 30 years. Nominations are based upon leadership, citizenship, service and scholarship.
About the University of Mount Union
The University of Mount Union, founded in 1846, is a four-year, private institution grounded in the liberal arts tradition. Mount Union offers an array of broad-based and career-specific undergraduate and graduate programs to its 2,200 students who experience outstanding opportunities for success after graduation. Ranked as one of America's Best Colleges by U.S. News & World Report, the University is committed to providing a student-centered approach and an exceptional educational experience, as evidenced by its mission to prepare students for fulfilling lives, meaningful work and responsible citizenship. The University's 115-acre campus is located in Alliance, Ohio, 80 miles of both Cleveland and Pittsburgh, and more than $100 million has been invested in the construction and renovation of modern facilities throughout the course of the past decade. For more information, visit www.mountunion.edu.