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Noteworthy happenings at WJC

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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Creativity And Innovation Initiative Matures During Year Two

By Justin Riley — In the fast paced and always changing world we live in, the ability to express creativity and find new solutions is a trait that is growing in value. In the past two years at William Jewell, … Continue reading

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#OneDayKC – Entrepreneurship And Innovation

By Amelia Hanzlick – Entrepreneurship and innovation are quickly finding their way into higher education as students seek to solve real-world problems. For 30 students from 7 area schools (including 6 from William Jewell College), a workshop called #OneDayKC sparked … 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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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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Global Soap Project Founder Inspires WJC Community

By Amelia Hanzlick – The William Jewell College community welcomed Derreck Kayongo, co-founder of Global Soap Project, to deliver the Distinguished Executive Lecture, “Tapping Your Power to Create Social Change,” on February 3, 2015. Mr. Kayongo, a native of Uganda, came … Continue reading

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