Category Archives: Students

Features on students and student activities

Cardinal Consulting Works With VML Human Resources

                  By Chris Henning – During the fall semester 2014, VML, Inc., a major digital marketing firm headquartered in Kansas City and with offices on six continents, engaged the WJC Cardinal Consulting Group … 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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On The Pro Tennis Circuit With Loree Hazelrigg

By Loree Hazelrigg – Many William Jewell Students use their Journey Grants to create internships or other experiences that will inform and influence their future. For my journey grant I had the opportunity to travel with professional tennis player Natalie … 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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“Dorm S.O.S.” Team Wins Business Plan Competition

By Alan Kline – The winner of the fall 2014 business plan competition in BUS 406: Business Problems and Policy was the “Dorm S.O.S.” team of students Hunter Bingham, Preston Felgate, Michael Hon, Brittany Madsen, Ben Plank, and Josh Sawers. The … Continue reading

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Jennifer Ghekas ’16 Interns At Philadelphia Insurance

By Max Bennett – Jennifer Ghekas ‘16 is a Mathematics and Economics major with a Business Administration minor. This past summer she worked as an intern at Philadelphia Insurance Companies in Leawood, Kansas and also traveled to their headquarters in … 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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