Category Archives: Careers

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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Seniors Aaron Lawrence And Brett Jackson Start New Venture

By Lauren Huddleston – Jewell seniors Aaron Lawrence and Brett Jackson have started a new company called “Intrepid Creative”. This name reflects the ideology behind their company as it applies to every entrepreneur who has started a new venture. Intrepid … 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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Monday Coffee Series Brings Professionals To Campus

By AJ Naanep – Among the many presenters meeting with students during Jewell’s Monday BizTime coffees, financial planners Mike Keeton and Joe Kramer from Community America Credit Union provided an important lesson about the importance of investing early. During their … Continue reading

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Entrepreneur Easton Koch ’18 Advances Clothing Line

By Lauren Huddlestun – Easton Koch, a junior at William Jewell College, is an aspiring fashion designer who has laid a lot of groundwork over the past two years. In addition to the responsibilities of college and intercollegiate basketball, Koch … Continue reading

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Students Intern With KC Chiefs

Throughout the year many students have had the opportunity to intern with the Kansas City Chiefs professional football organization. Marketing Professor Shelly McVay and Chris Stathos, an alumnus of William Jewell College who now works in the Chiefs organization as … Continue reading

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Dr. Neil Ericsson Delivers Annual Everett P. Truex Lecture

By Hannah Nicolay – Dr. Neil Ericsson, a research professor of Economics at The George Washington University and principal economist at the Federal Reserve Board in Washington D.C., delivered the keynote speech at the annual Everett P. Truex Economic & Financial … Continue reading

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