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Flourishing At Jewell

As I continue to explore the concepts of creativity and innovation I see that they are directly tied to the concept of human flourishing. As we seek to live purposefully, as we were made to live, the concept of creativity cannot … Continue reading

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Students Use Journey Grants To Study SF 49ers Marketing

By Ben Shinogle – Amidst the litany of Journey Grant opportunities Jewell students have available is a unique experience curated by Professor of Marketing Shelly McVay. The six-day trip scheduled for fall 2014 will allow students to explore the San … Continue reading

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Technology Enhanced Learning With iPad Air

By Kelsi Ortega – The fall ’14 semester will see new technology and conncetivity improvements to the William Jewell College campus. Incoming and returning students will receive an iPad Air, which will allow students and faculty to share a common platform … Continue reading

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Students Learn From Leaders During “BizTime” Coffees

Spring Semester 2014 marked the third series of Department of Business and Leadership Monday morning BizTime Coffees featuring coffee and conversation with noted leaders in the fields of business, economics, accounting, leadership and entrepreneurship.  Each Monday, students gather in The … Continue reading

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Jewell’s Kate McFerren Awarded AAF Scholarship

The American Advertising Federation of Kansas City awards scholarships every year to high achieving students in the Kansas City area who show an intense and earnest passion to empower themselves with knowledge of the advertising, communications, marketing or graphic arts … Continue reading

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Entrepreneurial Society Gains Momentum

By Dakkota Huber – The William Jewell Entrepreneurial Society is a student organization founded two years ago with the mission of being a catalyst for business startups and growth, and networking within William Jewell College and the surrounding community. The … Continue reading

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Productive Year For Creativity and Innovation Program

By Dakkota Huber – The 2013-2014 academic year at Jewell welcomed the launch of the new Creativity and Innovation Program directed by Professor Landon Young and made possible with the aid of a $500,000 grant from the Ewing Marion Kaufman … Continue reading

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Jewell Student Bradley Dice and Faculty Attend Big Omaha Entrepreneurial Conference

Every spring Big Omaha brings together the nation’s most passionate members of the entrepreneurial community including founders, investors, designers, and emerging leaders to build community, start conversation, and provide inspiration. Jewell student Bradley Dice and Professor Chris McCullick (accounting), Professor Yuriy … Continue reading

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Think Big Partners Bring Entrepreneurs PitchKamp To Campus

By Steven Schultz – On April 4, 2014 Tyler Prochnow and Herb Sih from Think Big Partners visited William Jewell College to provide students with a boot camp session about delivering the perfect entrepreneurial pitch. The session lasted approximately four hours … Continue reading

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Team Terra Geothermal Wins BUS 406 Business Plan Competition

The winner of the spring semester BUS 406 Business Plan Competition was  Terra Geothermal, a company pioneering the use of an innovative proprietary technology to sell and install geothermal heating and cooling systems. Team members included Josh Capron, Jason Carmichael, … Continue reading

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Delta Mu Delta Initiates New Members In Spring Ceremony

By Emily Scott – The Alpha Lambda Chapter of Delta Mu Delta, a national honor society in Business, initiated thirteen new members on Sunday, April 27th.  The new initiates along with Delta Mu Delta leadership and faculty advisor Jean Hawkins, all … Continue reading

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