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National Hispanic Heritage Month Podcast “Words of Wisdom”

In honor of National Hispanic Heritage Month (September 15–October 15), Union Institute & University presents “Words of Wisdom” by Dr. Ciriaco “Cid” Pinedo. His uplifting message encourages us to pursue…

“ESPERANZA: A CELEBRATION OF HISPANIC HERITAGE AND HOPE”

Celebrate the rich heritage and contributions of Hispanics and Latinx communities to the United States during National Hispanic Heritage Month, September 15 – October 15, 2021. This year’s theme is…

Innovative Applied Nutrition and Dietetics meets high demand

The new Master of Arts with a major in Applied Nutrition and Dietetics is meeting the need that no other program in the country does. “The innovative M.A. with a…

Institute for Social Justice at Union Institute & University to honor legacy of Bob Moses

The Institute for Social Justice (TISJ), founded to provide innovative and practical solutions for the challenges to social justice around the world, honors and remembers Bob Moses with a new…

Authors of Union – August ’21

Welcome to Authors of Union, highlighting our many published authors who are transforming lives and communities. Mother Tongue By alumnus David B. Axelrod (Ph.D. ’77) Dr. Axelrod is a professor,…

Loss of sight does not equal loss of creativity

Alumna Glenda R. Taylor, (Ph.D. ’17 and M.A. ’10) lost her sight at the age of 45. However, that impairment has never dimmed her creative output. She turned to African…

It’s World Breastfeeding Week!

Union Institute & University is proud to join with the World Alliance for Breastfeeding Action in the celebration of World Breastfeeding Week (WBW), August 1-7, and the United States Breastfeeding…

AUTHORS OF UNION – July ’21

  Welcome to Authors of Union, highlighting our many published authors who are transforming lives and communities. A Leaf in the Wind By Jaro Majer, Artwork by  alumna Rose Marie…

Union Institute & University National Commencement Announced

Union Institute & University’s in-person national commencement is Sunday, July 25, 2021, beginning at 2 p.m. Pacific time at the Redondo Beach Performing Arts Center, Redondo Beach, California. More than…

Alumna receives Utah Valley University Presidential Faculty Award

Recent Union doctoral graduate Liz DeBetta, Ph.D. (2020) has earned the Presidential Faculty Award at Utah Valley University, where she is a professor in the Department of English and Literature.…