OELSCHLEAG MUCAW. This book show MUcaw's rise from an awkward baby bird to University of Mount Union's mascot extraordinaire!! Nested in tradition, and hatched in obscurity, here is a soaring tale: a high-flying success story that could make even Horatio Alger stand up and cheer! Endorsed by MUcaw
About the Author:
Vanita (Bauknight '63) Oelschlager is a wife, mother, grandmother, philanthropist, former teacher, current caregiver, author and poet. She is a graduate of the University of Mount Union in Alliance, OH where she currently serves as a Trustee. Vanita is also a Writer in Residence for the Literacy Program at the University of Akron. She and her husband Jim received a Lifetime Achievement Award from the National Multiple Sclerosis Society in 2006. She won the Congressional Angels in Adoptions Award for the State of Ohio in 2007 and was named National Volunteer of the Year by the MS Society in 2008. She was honored as 2009 Woman Philanthropist of the Year by the United Way of Summit County. In May 2001, Vanita received an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters from the University of Mount Union.