Category Archives: Kudos

Awards and recognition

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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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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Congratulations To Our 2018 Graduates

“As you start your journey, the first thing you should do is throw away that store-bought map and begin to draw your own.”            – Michael Dell Welcome to the summer 2018 issue of Jewell Business … Continue reading

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Junior Canyon Mallory To Intern In Bogota

By Lindsey Jordan – Internships are a vital part of a student’s experience and many professionals will even say you need one on your resume to secure a job after graduation. Internships enable the opportunity to gain first-hand experience in … Continue reading

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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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Accounting Grads Pursuing Master’s Degrees

By Chance Nelson – Recent graduates Katherine Watts and Jared Hobby are Jewell’s very first students to be accepted into the Masters in Accounting program at the University of Kansas as part of a new partnership between William Jewell and … 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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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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Jewell’s Easton Koch Launches Spring And Summer Fashions

By Hayden Schmidt – Since his interview with Jared Bajkowski of Ink Magazine back in February, Jewell’s very own Easton Koch has continued to produce clothing products from his brand, Easton K., that are uniquely his own. Months removed from the … Continue reading

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Dr. Gregg Whittaker To Retire After 19 Years At Jewell

By Christian Hunt – Jewell is losing a professor beloved by both students and faculty alike, as Dr. Gregg Whittaker will be retiring from Jewell after the spring semester. As a leader in the Department of Business and Leadership, Dr. … Continue reading

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