Category Archives: Economics

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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Economics Club News

By Jordan Lindsey – At a recent evening meeting of the Economics Club, the topics of conversation were international economy, currency and Forex trading. Dr. Yuriy Bots (Club Sponsor and Professor of Economics) shared and discussed his international currency collection with … Continue reading

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Thomas W. Laming Presents Keynote At Annual Truex Economic And Financial Forum

On Tuesday, November 7, William Jewell College welcomed Mr. Thomas W. Laming as he delivered the keynote remarks at the annual Everett P. Truex Economic and Financial Forum. The event, attended by over 250 students, faculty and guests, was held at … Continue reading

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News From The Economics Club

By Hunter Forkum – After a two-year period of inactivity, Economics Club is back up and running. Organized by sophomore president, Jacob Dice, the club intends to serve as a relaxed setting for students from any major to discuss economic … Continue reading

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Economics Club Elects New President

By Christian Hunt – The William Jewell Economics Club recently elected first-year student Jacob Dice as president for 2108-18. Jacob is currently majoring in Economics, Mathematics and Physics. Jacob’s vision for the Club is to “provide students an alternative opportunity … 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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New Grad Mikayla Roller: A Jewell Achiever

By Gretchen Mayes – New graduate Mikayla Roller (May 2017) recently completed a major research project in economics. The senior seminar course in economics requires a 40 to 50-page research paper on a topic of the student’s choice. Students are required … Continue reading

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