Category Archives: Accounting

Tenure Awarded To Accounting And Economics Professors

By Jaymes Ginn – Jewell professors Dr. Chris McCullick and Dr. Yuriy Bots were recently awarded tenure here at the college. To gain tenure is to gain a more permanent position at Jewell and shows that these professors are great … Continue reading

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Business and Leadership Admissions Event – October 29

By Sawyer Granger – William Jewell, The Critical Thinking College, is exploring a new strategy to grab the attention of potential students. On Monday, October 29 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. William Jewell is hosting an admissions event for … Continue reading

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WJC Accounting Major Carson Trent To Attend Ohio State

By Carson Hobby – Senior Carson Trent has a busy schedule starting in spring 2019. The major in business administration and accounting is going to be interning with KPMG in their audit practice during the spring semester. KPMG is a … Continue reading

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Accounting Department News

Carson Hobby – When it comes to accounting students, the fall semester can be busy because it is the time when firms are looking to hire. They are looking to hire interns who they believe will become full-time employees once … 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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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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Dr. Jean Hawkins, Beloved Teacher And Colleague

This month we said goodbye to Dr. Jean Hawkins as she passed away from cancer. Jean taught accounting for almost 40 years and was a beloved member of our department. Jean’s passion was teaching and this was evidenced by the … Continue reading

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Remembering Dr. Jean Hawkins

By Professor Ashley (Billinger) Minnich, ’08, CPA,
 Assistant Professor of Accounting – It is with a very heavy heart that we announce the passing of Dr. Jean Hawkins, professor emerita of accounting at William Jewell College, on April 17, 2017. … Continue reading

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Internship Leads To Full Time Position For Accounting Grad Jeff Nickel

By Hannah Nicolay – Recently graduated senior Jeff Nickel earned Bachelors of Science degrees in Accounting and Economics and has accepted a position at EY (formerly Ernst & Young) beginning in the fall of 2017. During the first half of … Continue reading

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Preparing For The CPA Exam – Reflections From An Accounting Major

By Gretchen Mayes – When I even hear the words CPA exam I get nervous. However, I I am the only one that feels this way. Many fields have their own test of proficiency that causes almost everyone to rethink their … Continue reading

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Meet New Accounting Professor Ashley Minnich

By Grace Mize – After teaching Intermediate Accounting as an adjunct during the fall 2016 semester, Ashley Minnich has started a full-time position as a professor in the Accounting Department at William Jewell. She now teaches Intermediate Accounting I, Cost … Continue reading

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