Author Archives: JewellBiz

Celebrating Our December Graduates

This has proven to be another exciting fall on the Hill.  We were very excited to host MBA students from China who helped us gain a better understanding of the vastness and smallness of the global community in which we live.  … Continue reading

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Cardinal Consulting Works With VML Human Resources

                  By Chris Henning – During the fall semester 2014, VML, Inc., a major digital marketing firm headquartered in Kansas City and with offices on six continents, engaged the WJC Cardinal Consulting Group … Continue reading

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University Innovation Fellows Celebrate Global Entrepreneurship Week

By Bradley Dice – November 17th – 23rd, 2014 marked the seventh annual Global Entrepreneurship Week. This seven day international celebration of entrepreneurs, begun by Kansas City’s Kauffman Foundation, encouraged a series of events on the William Jewell campus this … Continue reading

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On The Pro Tennis Circuit With Loree Hazelrigg

By Loree Hazelrigg – Many William Jewell Students use their Journey Grants to create internships or other experiences that will inform and influence their future. For my journey grant I had the opportunity to travel with professional tennis player Natalie … Continue reading

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William C. Cobb of H&R Block Keynotes Truex Economic and Financial Forum

By Emily Scott – On November 19, 2014, William Jewell College welcomed William C. Cobb, President and Chief Executive Officer of H&R Block, Inc., to deliver the keynote remarks at the Everett P. Truex Economic and Financial Forum. Mr. Cobb was named … Continue reading

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“Dorm S.O.S.” Team Wins Business Plan Competition

By Alan Kline – The winner of the fall 2014 business plan competition in BUS 406: Business Problems and Policy was the “Dorm S.O.S.” team of students Hunter Bingham, Preston Felgate, Michael Hon, Brittany Madsen, Ben Plank, and Josh Sawers. The … Continue reading

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Jennifer Ghekas ’16 Interns At Philadelphia Insurance

By Max Bennett – Jennifer Ghekas ‘16 is a Mathematics and Economics major with a Business Administration minor. This past summer she worked as an intern at Philadelphia Insurance Companies in Leawood, Kansas and also traveled to their headquarters in … Continue reading

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