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Noteworthy happenings at WJC

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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University Innovation Fellows Celebrate Global Entrepreneurship Week

By Bradley Dice – November 17th – 23rd, 2014 marked the seventh annual Global Entrepreneurship Week. This seven day international celebration of entrepreneurs, begun by Kansas City’s Kauffman Foundation, encouraged a series of events on the William Jewell campus this … Continue reading

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William C. Cobb of H&R Block Keynotes Truex Economic and Financial Forum

By Emily Scott – On November 19, 2014, William Jewell College welcomed William C. Cobb, President and Chief Executive Officer of H&R Block, Inc., to deliver the keynote remarks at the Everett P. Truex Economic and Financial Forum. Mr. Cobb was named … Continue reading

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Delta Mu Delta News

By Jennifer Ghekas – During the fall meeting of Alpha Lambda Chapter of Delta Mu Delta, members elected officers for the coming year. Josh Sawers will serve as president, Bryan Rezin as vice president, Aerial Smith as secretary, and Kevin Kolibas … Continue reading

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Jewell Business Hosts Chinese MBA Students

This past month the Department of Business and Leadership hosted a group of Chinese MBA students from Northeast Normal University in Changchun, China. It was a great experience that allowed our visitors and our current Jewell students to engage with … Continue reading

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