Category Archives: Kudos

Awards and recognition

Student Entrepreneurs Start T-Shirt and Graphic Design Business

By Evan Jones – 3T Design is a T-Shirt and graphic design business team headed by Jewell students Gavin Hodges, Luke Longfield, and Nick Cody.  The group prints graphics they design on the computer and place them on shirts in … Continue reading

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Jewell Team “RoundIt” Wins Lean Startup Competition

By Channing Wall – Jewell team, “RoundIt”, consisting of accounting and finance professor Dr. Chris McCullick and students Bradley Dice and Gatlin Herbet, competed in the Lean Startup Competition February 7-9 sponsored by the Kauffman Foundation for Entrepreneurship and Google … Continue reading

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Student Consulting Team Engages VML/Kellogg’s

By Chris Reimer – The fall semester brought about a unique opportunity for seven William Jewell Business students enrolled in the Advanced Consulting Engagement course. Working with Kansas City based international agency VML, Inc., the student consulting group (Cardinal Consulting) … Continue reading

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Jewell Student Earns Michigan Sport Business Conference Award

By Derek Peterson – William Jewell College senior Chris Stathos’ career in Sports Business looks bright. A Business Administration major with a focus in Entrepreneurial Leadership, Stathos has held internship positions will multiple professional sports organizations and was recently selected … Continue reading

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Internship Introduces Student To Radio Business

By Channing Wall - During the past summer, sophomore Amelia Hanzlick interned with Entercom Communications in Mission Kansas in the promotion and marketing department, working with Kansas City radio stations 99.7 The Point and 106.5 The Wolf. Commenting on the experience, … Continue reading

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Delta Mu Delta Elects Officers For 2013-14

By Kristin Stivers – At the September meeting of the Alpha Lambda Chapter of international business honor society Delta Mu Delta, the following officers were elected for 2013-2014: Chris Reimer, president; Chris Stathopoulos, vice president; Rachel Klopstein, treasurer; and Kristen Stivers, secretary.

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“Generation Fit” Team Wins Start-Up Competition

The fall Business Problems and Policies Start-Up Competition led by Professor Liz Hoyt resulted in the winning team of “Generation Fit” - Chad Newman, Kristen Stivers, Taylor Greene, Ashton Long, and Josiah Stegner - with a plan to start an after school … Continue reading

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Jewell Teams Win 1st and 2nd at Kauffman Lean Startup Competition

Two Jewell teams of students and faculty were awarded first and second place in the Lean Startup Machine Competition November 22 through 24 in Kansas City. Sponsored by the Kauffman Foundation for Entrepreneurship and Google Fiber, the competition featured eight … Continue reading

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Professor Makes Every Mile Matter

By Emily Scott – Cory Scheer, Assistant Professor of Nonprofit Leadership and Business, had been training for seven months in preparation for a full Ironman when his training took a quick turn in July of 2013. Less than a mile … Continue reading

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Jewell Hosts High School Service and Leadership Forum

By Kelsi Ortega – On December 4th, William Jewell College hosted the High School Service and Leadership Forum. 155 students from 10 schools in the Kansas City greater area attended the forum, which focused on meeting community and global needs … Continue reading

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Julia Willard ’04 Pursues Photography Passion and Entrepreneurship

By Channing Wall - The beautiful and fascinating surroundings of Amsterdam and Paris inspired WJC grad Julia Willard ‘04 to start a photography business, Falling Off Bicycles, featuring photographs she has taken throughout Europe. Julia graduated with a degree in French … Continue reading

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