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Message From The Chair

This edition of Jewell Business Today comes with a bit of sadness. Don Huntington is retiring from Jewell. His influence has been deep and wide and we will greatly miss him on the hill. Don came to our department about … Continue reading

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Tenure Awarded To Accounting And Economics Professors

By Jaymes Ginn – Jewell professors Dr. Chris McCullick and Dr. Yuriy Bots were recently awarded tenure here at the college. To gain tenure is to gain a more permanent position at Jewell and shows that these professors are great … 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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New Executive Leadership Program Promotes Innovation

By Kahluna Bouchard – We live in a world in which you could be working at a company and come up with a great idea, but face difficulty getting the idea implemented. Many great ideas are wasted that way. Oftentimes … 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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Accounting Department News

Carson Hobby – When it comes to accounting students, the fall semester can be busy because it is the time when firms are looking to hire. They are looking to hire interns who they believe will become full-time employees once … Continue reading

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Business Seminar Course Features Experiential Learning

By Kahluna Bouchard – Business 403 (Self Designed Project) is a business seminar course involving student internships designed to provide hands-on experience in the real world before leaving college. While much of the course is administered online, students meet with … Continue reading

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New Course Introduced – “The Business of Sports”

By Zach Saalfeld – William Jewell College offers diverse curriculum to its students. William Jewell promotes and encourages its students to take courses outside of their discipline, in order to broaden their educational experience. When students take electives outside of … Continue reading

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Managerial Economics Students Study Game Theory

By Hayden Schmidt – The students of Professor Yuriy Bots are working on a project that is designed to apply the complex theories of his Managerial Economics class to real life situations. The project is centered around the concept of Game … Continue reading

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Meet Executive In Residence Don Huntington

By Hannah Nicolay – Professor Don Huntington. When you ask students who Professor Huntington is you get responses of , “He’s dope,” “Oh I love him,” “He’s the guy that gets up super early and has those 7:45 a.m. classes,” … Continue reading

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Jewell Business Students Team Up With Avenue Of Life

By Chance Nelson – During spring semester Professor Shelly McVay’s Business 305 students were tasked with assisting the Avenue of Life organization with various marketing projects. Avenue of Life is a non-profit organization trying to “break the cycle of poverty through … Continue reading

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