Category Archives: Journey Grant

Katie Bird ’20 To Study In Amsterdam

By Hayden Schmidt – Jewell Rising Junior Katie Bird has one of the more exciting years coming up. The mathematics and economics major will be spending August through December of this year studying economics at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, by utilizing her … Continue reading

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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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