Category Archives: Journey Grant

Preparing For The CPA Exam – Reflections From An Accounting Major

By Gretchen Mayes – When I even hear the words CPA exam I get nervous. However, I I am the only one that feels this way. Many fields have their own test of proficiency that causes almost everyone to rethink their … 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 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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Students Collaborate In Cross-Disciplinary Project

By Nichole Marquis — Last year, a cross-collaboration project was performed by students in three Jewell courses: Managerial Economics, Senior Marketing Seminar, and The Creativity Process. Sparked by an idea of a Jewell senior, Zane Clark, a new cross-collaboration curriculum … Continue reading

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Jewell Launches University Innovation Fellows Chapter

By Chris Stack – University Innovation Fellows (UIF) is a new organization on campus with the aim of promoting creativity, innovation and entrepreneurship. The organization hosts meetings and educational trips for students to develop ideas and gain valuable exposure while … Continue reading

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Marketing Students Engage Village Partners and Westside Housing.

By Devin Bolen – William Jewell’s Principles of Marketing class has brought the real-world into the classroom. In the fall semester 2014, two sections of the Principles of Marketing course, led by Professor Shelly McVay, began marketing projects for Village … Continue reading

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On The Pro Tennis Circuit With Loree Hazelrigg

By Loree Hazelrigg – Many William Jewell Students use their Journey Grants to create internships or other experiences that will inform and influence their future. For my journey grant I had the opportunity to travel with professional tennis player Natalie … Continue reading

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