Category Archives: Creativity & Innovation

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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Zane Clark ’16 Develops Jewell Hall Souvenir Replica

By Emily Monroe – Have you ever gone through an amazing experience in life or gone to an amazing place and wished you had a memento to take back home with you when you leave? Zane Clark ‘16 is making … Continue reading

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Students Tom Wang and Pedro Uno Present Binary/Forex Seminar

By AJ Naanep – Multiple William Jewell students who are interested in economics and stock market trading gathered earlier in February to discuss trading with “CopyProfitShare” or CPS. Jewell students Tom Wang and Pedro Uno presented the seminar, explaining how … Continue reading

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Marketing Students Compete On Project For Local Nonprofit

By Christian Hunt – Each semester, students enrolled in Principles of Marketing, led by Professor Shelly McVay, separate into teams to compete in developing the best branding, advertising, social media, and funding options for a specific organization. This semester six … 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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Jewell Marketing Students Consult With Inclusion Connections’ PawsAbilities

Students in Professor Shelly McVay’s Business Capstone course have been working to help PawsAbilities, a project of Inclusion Connections, located in Johnson County, Kansas. Inclusion Connections is a nonprofit, which works with youth with developmental disabilities. IC utilizes volunteers for … Continue reading

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Marketing Students Develop Strategies For The Farmer’s House

Every year the students in the Business 305 Principles of Marketing course develop and present ideas about branding, advertising, and social media campaigns to a local nonprofit organization. One of the nonprofit organizations students worked for during the fall semester … Continue reading

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Accounting Escape Room Develops Critical Thinking and Problem Solving

By Madison Giles – A major aspect of the curriculum at William Jewell is critical thinking. Students start out their freshman year by taking Responsible Self, which is a class that develops a student’s critical thinking skills. William Jewell has … Continue reading

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Jewell’s Macy Tush Igniting Creativity

By Gretchen Mayes – William Jewell College student, Macy Tush, presented a discussion about the value of community and helping each other become better. University Innovation Fellow (UIF) and physics student Macy Tush had the opportunity to help facilitate a breakout … Continue reading

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Cardinal Consultants Help Educators Prepare Students For Successful Careers

By Madison Giles – Each fall semester a group of Jewell business students become consultants for businesses in the Kansas City area. In the past, students have consulted for VML, Kellogg’s, Sprint, Western Union and many other prominent organizations. This … Continue reading

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Trevor Nicks ’17 Cofounds Biotech Company

By Will Hyde – While some students spend their summers relaxing at home or vacationing, students like Trevor Nicks help start companies. A senior biochemistry major and business administration minor, Trevor traveled to Cork, Ireland to cofound Spira as the … Continue reading

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