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Noteworthy happenings at WJC

H&R Block’s William C. Cobb To Deliver Annual Truex Lecture

William Jewell College is pleased to welcome H&R Block President and CEO Mr. William C. Cobb to deliver the annual Everett P. Truex Lecture in Economics and Finance on Wednesday, November 19, 2014 at 7:30 p.m. in Yates-Gill 221-222.  The Truex … 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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Students Learn From Leaders During “BizTime” Coffees

Spring Semester 2014 marked the third series of Department of Business and Leadership Monday morning BizTime Coffees featuring coffee and conversation with noted leaders in the fields of business, economics, accounting, leadership and entrepreneurship.  Each Monday, students gather in The … Continue reading

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Jewell Student Bradley Dice and Faculty Attend Big Omaha Entrepreneurial Conference

Every spring Big Omaha brings together the nation’s most passionate members of the entrepreneurial community including founders, investors, designers, and emerging leaders to build community, start conversation, and provide inspiration. Jewell student Bradley Dice and Professor Chris McCullick (accounting), Professor Yuriy … Continue reading

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Think Big Partners Bring Entrepreneurs PitchKamp To Campus

By Steven Schultz – On April 4, 2014 Tyler Prochnow and Herb Sih from Think Big Partners visited William Jewell College to provide students with a boot camp session about delivering the perfect entrepreneurial pitch. The session lasted approximately four hours … 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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Delta Mu Delta Initiates New Members In Spring Ceremony

By Emily Scott – The Alpha Lambda Chapter of Delta Mu Delta, a national honor society in Business, initiated thirteen new members on Sunday, April 27th.  The new initiates along with Delta Mu Delta leadership and faculty advisor Jean Hawkins, all … Continue reading

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