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Dr. Hawkins, We Will Miss You!

After more than 30 years of dedicated service to William Jewell Dr. Jean Hawkins is retiring at the end of this semester. I consider Jean to be a valued colleague and friend and although I am very happy that she … Continue reading

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Beloved Accounting Professor Jean Hawkins To Retire

By Masidon Giles – After more than 30 years of teaching, the beloved Dr. Jean Hawkins is retiring. Through her years of teaching she has touched many lives including current and former students as well as her colleagues. Dr. Hawkins, … Continue reading

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Jewell Launches University Innovation Fellows Chapter

By Chris Stack – University Innovation Fellows (UIF) is a new organization on campus with the aim of promoting creativity, innovation and entrepreneurship. The organization hosts meetings and educational trips for students to develop ideas and gain valuable exposure while … Continue reading

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WJC Students Attend University Innovation Meet-Up At Stanford

By Loree Hazelrigg – A team of students was chosen from William Jewell to attend the University Innovation Fellowship Meet-Up at Stanford University in Palo Alto, California. This team consisted of Bradley Dice, James Milam, Amelia Hanzlick, Conner Hazelrigg, and … Continue reading

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Senior Kevin Kolibas Interns At Grant Thornton LLP

By Justin Riley – When looking to enter the professional work place, employers rely heavily on the experience section of one’s resume. Having relevant experience is valued by employers, especially when comparing different candidates for a job. William Jewell does an … Continue reading

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WJC Business Professors Present At Enhanced Teaching and Learning Conference

Chris McCullick, Assistant Professor of Accounting, and Shelly McVay, Assistant Professor of Business, co-presented a workshop, “Engaging Students With High Tech and Low Tech Options,” at the Enhanced Teaching & Learning Conference on March 7 at Johnson County Community College. … Continue reading

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Senior Will Gross Interns At CPA Firm

By Justin Riley – Being a senior at William Jewell, it’s hard not to stress out about post-graduation plans and the imminent “real world”. However, for senior Will Gross, this is the most influential and exciting time in his college … Continue reading

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