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Managerial Economics Students Study Game Theory

By Hayden Schmidt – The students of Professor Yuriy Bots are working on a project that is designed to apply the complex theories of his Managerial Economics class to real life situations. The project is centered around the concept of Game … Continue reading

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Accounting Grads Pursuing Master’s Degrees

By Chance Nelson – Recent graduates Katherine Watts and Jared Hobby are Jewell’s very first students to be accepted into the Masters in Accounting program at the University of Kansas as part of a new partnership between William Jewell and … Continue reading

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Business Students Present Ideas At Duke Colloquium

By Chance Nelson – The David Nelson Duke Colloquium event is a long-standing tradition at William Jewell College, which involves student presentations from various academic departments. Students work for months researching and preparing their Duke Colloquium projects before presenting their … Continue reading

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Meet Executive In Residence Don Huntington

By Hannah Nicolay – Professor Don Huntington. When you ask students who Professor Huntington is you get responses of , “He’s dope,” “Oh I love him,” “He’s the guy that gets up super early and has those 7:45 a.m. classes,” … Continue reading

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Jewell Business Students Team Up With Avenue Of Life

By Chance Nelson – During spring semester Professor Shelly McVay’s Business 305 students were tasked with assisting the Avenue of Life organization with various marketing projects. Avenue of Life is a non-profit organization trying to “break the cycle of poverty through … Continue reading

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Jewell’s Easton Koch Launches Spring And Summer Fashions

By Hayden Schmidt – Since his interview with Jared Bajkowski of Ink Magazine back in February, Jewell’s very own Easton Koch has continued to produce clothing products from his brand, Easton K., that are uniquely his own. Months removed from the … Continue reading

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Dr. Gregg Whittaker To Retire After 19 Years At Jewell

By Christian Hunt – Jewell is losing a professor beloved by both students and faculty alike, as Dr. Gregg Whittaker will be retiring from Jewell after the spring semester. As a leader in the Department of Business and Leadership, Dr. … Continue reading

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DECA Team Excels At Missouri State Competition

In late February the Jewell DECA team participated in the annual Missouri State competition. All fourteen students earned proficiency awards in their respective events, while ten students earned top spots in their events which qualified them to go to the … Continue reading

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Jewell Introduces New Data Science Major

By Zach Saalfeld – In the fall of 2018, Jewell will introduce a new Data Science Major designed to educate students in the collection of information and data, analysis and interpretation in order to make useful and critical decisions.            The … Continue reading

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Coach Larry Holley’s 900th Win

By Christian Hunt – This Jewell basketball season is one to remember. Not just because of the success both basketball teams had as they both made their conference tournaments respectively, but for something we do not see too often. Head … Continue reading

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Jewell Students Access KU Master of Accounting Program

By Tre Mask – On February 6 several Jewell Accounting Majors attended The University of Kansas MAcc (Master of Accounting) Program Meeting and Career Expo. In addition to conversing with representatives from KU, Jewell students had the opportunity to network with … Continue reading

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