Category Archives: Courses

New Venture Creation

By Alan Kline – The idea of creating a product of your own and then trying to make the product a success is probably intriguing to about everyone. This is especially exciting to college students who have their whole future ahead … 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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Student Consulting Team Engages VML/Kellogg’s

By Chris Reimer – The fall semester brought about a unique opportunity for seven William Jewell Business students enrolled in the Advanced Consulting Engagement course. Working with Kansas City based international agency VML, Inc., the student consulting group (Cardinal Consulting) … Continue reading

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New Marketing Professor Joins Faculty

By Luke Longfield – The Department of Business and Leadership is pleased to welcome a new member to the faculty this semester, Professor Shelly McVay. Prior to joining William Jewell, Professor McVay has served as adjunct professor at Baker University, … Continue reading

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“Generation Fit” Team Wins Start-Up Competition

The fall Business Problems and Policies Start-Up Competition led by Professor Liz Hoyt resulted in the winning team of “Generation Fit” – Chad Newman, Kristen Stivers, Taylor Greene, Ashton Long, and Josiah Stegner – with a plan to start an after school … Continue reading

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Creativity and Innovation Initiative Seeks Mentors

William Jewell College is seeking mentors from the professional community to work with students in our new Creativity and Innovation Program. Mentors will be matched with students in their respective fields and will meet once a month to guide students … Continue reading

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Welcome Dr. Yuriy Bots, Professor of Economics

By Derek Peterson – The Department of Business and Leadership is pleased to welcome a new member to the faculty, Dr. Yuriy Bots, Professor of Economics. Dr. Bots is a native of Ukraine, having lived on the west side of … Continue reading

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