Category Archives: Events

Noteworthy happenings at WJC

Nonprofit Leadership Hosts Trivia Event To Benefit Warriors Best Friend

By Kahluna Bouchard – On October 25th, The Nonprofit Leadership Association (NLA) at William Jewell held a trivia night event to raise money for Warriors Best Friend. This event was held at Rock and Run Brewery to raise awareness for … Continue reading

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Veteran’s Day Event Hosted By Pryor Leadership and Jewell Athletes

By Carson Hobby – William Jewell’s Pryor Leadership program recently held a Veteran’s Day Event on November 10th. The event occurred in the Jewell cafeteria at 8:00 A.M. with the Jewell Football Team during their pregame breakfast. The first 50 … Continue reading

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Women In Finance Event Hosted By Commerce Bank

By Jaymes Ginn – Recently, a Women in Finance event was hosted by Commerce Bank of Kansas City. The goal of the event was to increase awareness and knowledge of opportunities in finance for business students, with special regard to … Continue reading

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Jewell Students Problem Solve With Northland CAPS

By Jaymes Ginn – Jewell students Sofia Arthurs-Shoppe and Sam Fulte recently worked with students of the Northland Center for Advanced Professional Studies on Design Thinking. The workshop focused on entrepreneurial thinking and how it can increase an individual’s level … Continue reading

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Pryor Leadership Celebrates 25th Anniversary

By Kahluna Bouchard – Saturday, October 6, 2018 was a big day on the Hill as the Pryor Leadership Studies Program celebrated its 25-year anniversary. The Pryor Program was founded by Fred Pryor and Shirley Neff Pryor, faculty and staff … 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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Guest Speakers Engage Students During Monday BizTime Events

By Sawyer Granger – On any given Monday, Wednesday or Friday, William Jewell students are seen on the Hill during Jewell Time from 10:15 to 11:00 AM, normally clustered throughout the Prior Learning Center. This allotted gap gives students time … Continue reading

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Delta Mu Delta Elects New Officers

    By Carson Hobby – Jewell’s Delta Mu Delta Business Honors Society has elected its new officers for 2018-19. There are three new faces and one returning from last year: President- Senior Austin Kline Austin’s role is to lead … Continue reading

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BizTime Event Focuses On Job and Career Preparation

By Will Norris – Marissa Bland hosted the Jewell BizTime session held on Monday, September 17th in the IDEA X-Change. Accompanied by co-host Carson Hobby, senior football player at Jewell, she spoke at the Job Hunting Session on tips for … Continue reading

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News From Jewell’s DECA Chapter

    By: Carson Hobby – William Jewell’s DECA Chapter will have some new faces as their new officers have just been appointed. The three newly appointed officers are: Ryan Hiatt- President Parker Tergin- President Elect/Communications Director Ty Pratt- Vice … Continue reading

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Business Students Present Ideas At Duke Colloquium

By Chance Nelson – The David Nelson Duke Colloquium event is a long-standing tradition at William Jewell College, which involves student presentations from various academic departments. Students work for months researching and preparing their Duke Colloquium projects before presenting their … Continue reading

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