Category Archives: Students

Features on students and student activities

Students Use Journey Grants To Experience Jewell In The Desert

By Kristen Stivers – In January, a group of Jewell students and friends of Jewell led by Executive In Residence Don Huntington traveled to historic Rancho de los Caballeros in the upper Sonoran desert near Wickenburg, Arizona. Nestled in a … Continue reading

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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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Senior Taylor Brown Interns at Kauffman Foundation

By Kristin Stivers – Senior Taylor Brown served this past summer as Entrepreneurial Intern at the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation in Kansas City. A Business Administration and Critical Thought and Inquiry major (with economics minor), Taylor will graduate in December … Continue reading

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Summer Recipe for Personal Growth: One Rolls-Royce Internship with a Pinch of Europe

By Chris Reimer – Over the past decade, real-world experience has become increasingly important to employers as they make hiring decisions from the pool of recent graduates. Internships, self-designed projects, travel, study abroad, and other experiential learning carry significant importance. … Continue reading

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