Category Archives: Events

Noteworthy happenings at WJC

Students Participate In TradeWins International Trade Simulation

With the help of economics professor Dr. Yuriy Bots, economic students were able to be a part of a TradeWins simulation. TradeWins is a business simulation exercise presented in an interactive format, which involves all participants as executives of hypothetical … Continue reading

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Delta Mu Delta Elects Officers For 2017

By Lisa Erhart – Delta Mu Delta is the national honor society for undergraduate students obtaining business related majors. It is the highest scholastic recognition offered to students by the Department of Business and Leadership. Juniors and seniors who are … 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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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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News From The Creativity and Innovation Front

By Sabrine Navarro – College students aren’t always fortunate to have the opportunity to explore their creative side. Balancing a full-time class schedule and the possibility of a part time job off or on campus can be stressful. It’s not … Continue reading

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Students Attend KC Chiefs Sports Marketing Panel On Campus

By Nichole Marquis – On February 17th, members of the Chief’s Partnership Activation Team visited Jewell in order to reach out to students to provide information in the field of Sports Business and Marketing as well as informing students how … Continue reading

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Students Use Journey Grants To Experience Consumer Electronics Show

By Dean Pinhas – January 6th through 9th was an exciting time for Journey Grant recipients and University Innovation Fellows alike. During the second weekend of January a group of 12 students lead by faculty members Shelly McVay, Landon Young, … Continue reading

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