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Noteworthy happenings at WJC

Co-Founder Of Crowdfund Capital Advisors Delivers Annual Truex Lecture

Mr. Jason W. Best delivered the keynote lecture at the Everett P. Truex Economic and Financial Forum on Wednesday, October 28 at 7:30 p.m in the Yates-Gill College Union. Mr. Best is a technology entrepreneur who co-authored the crowdfund-investing framework used … Continue reading

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Jewell Students Learn Sports Marketing In Partnership With K.C. Chiefs

By Emma Alley — The Kansas City Chiefs are expanding their kingdom, with the help of a partnership with DraftKings and William Jewell students. DraftKings, a fantasy football league that is played online, is able to use this partnership to … Continue reading

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Business Students Attend ScholarCon In Orlando

By Alex Blevins — The suffix “Con” as it is used in the names of conventions may sometimes prove inadequate to break through and gain attention in an era where “Comic Con” has become a household name. For four Jewell … Continue reading

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Entrepreneurial Mindset Course Introduces Students To Entrepreneurs and Business Leaders

By Alex Blevins — Professor Gregg Whittaker is again bringing an exceptional lineup of entrepreneurs and business leaders from around the region to his Entrepreneurial Mindset class. All students are welcome to attend the presentations during Whittaker’s class which meets Monday, … Continue reading

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News From The Idea X-Change

By Timothy Posler — In the ever-challenging field of business, students seeking careers and internships need that extra edge to be noticed. They need that special something to help them rise above the competition. More emphasis than ever before is … Continue reading

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Delta Mu Delta Initiates New Members

            By Madison Giles — Delta Mu Delta is an international honor society that recognizes academic excellence in Baccalaureate, Master’s, and Doctorate degree business administration programs. This honor society was brought to William Jewell by … Continue reading

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Department of Business and Leadership Creates Hall of Fame

By Emily Scott — The William Jewell College Department of Business and Leadership is currently working on creating a Hall of Fame for alumni in the following fields: accounting, finance, business administration, economics and nonprofit. The Hall of Fame will … Continue reading

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