Category Archives: Events

Noteworthy happenings at WJC

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

Posted in Creativity & Innovation, Entrepreneurship, Events, Kudos, Students | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Events, Leadership, Students | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Delta Mu Delta, Events, Kudos, Students | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Department Chair, Events, Faculty, Students | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Alumni, Careers, Events, Leadership, Students | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Creativity & Innovation, Entrepreneurship, Events, Faculty, Students | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Creativity & Innovation, Entrepreneurship, Events, Students, Uncategorized | Leave a comment