Category Archives: Leadership

Interview With BizTime Student Moderator

By Chance Nelson – This year’s BizTime moderator is senior Jack Kutey. Jack is a business student who is involved in a number of activities on campus in addition to being BizTime moderator. He is a member of the football team … Continue reading

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Thomas W. Laming Presents Keynote At Annual Truex Economic And Financial Forum

On Tuesday, November 7, William Jewell College welcomed Mr. Thomas W. Laming as he delivered the keynote remarks at the annual Everett P. Truex Economic and Financial Forum. The event, attended by over 250 students, faculty and guests, was held at … Continue reading

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Delta Mu Delta Elects 2018 Officers

By Sarah Lewis – Delta Mu Delta Business Honor Society elected new officers for the 2017-2018 school year. Four individuals have been elected to serve the following roles: President – Lisa Erhart, Senior Business Administration major As President, Lisa’s role … Continue reading

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News From The Economics Club

By Hunter Forkum – After a two-year period of inactivity, Economics Club is back up and running. Organized by sophomore president, Jacob Dice, the club intends to serve as a relaxed setting for students from any major to discuss economic … Continue reading

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Jewell Grad Chris Stathos Named to Inc. Magazine 30-Under-30

Reprinted from Inc. Magazine, October 4, 2017, By Nichole Kube “Simply, get to know this community and let it get to know you. There are so many people here that seem unreachable, but you cannot know until you reach out … Continue reading

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Marketing Students Partner With Nonprofit Veronica’s Voice

By Erin Cook – For the past couple of years, Professor Shelly McVay’s Business 305 marketing course has partnered with a local Kansas City nonprofit for a service-learning project. This year, the class is providing advertising consultation to Veronica’s Voice. … Continue reading

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Students Integrate Nonprofit and Service Learning Into Course Projects

By Emily Monroe – Shelly McVay is the professor for both the Self-Designed Project (Business 403) and Marketing Principles (Business 305) courses. Professor McVay decided to integrate nonprofit and service learning into her courses during the spring semester because it … Continue reading

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Economics Club Elects New President

By Christian Hunt – The William Jewell Economics Club recently elected first-year student Jacob Dice as president for 2108-18. Jacob is currently majoring in Economics, Mathematics and Physics. Jacob’s vision for the Club is to “provide students an alternative opportunity … Continue reading

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Student Awards at 2017 Celebration of Honors

By Gretchen Mayes – The William Jewell College Celebration of Honors was held on Friday, April 21 in Gano Chapel. The Celebration of Honors is a time for students to be recognized for their hard work in the classroom and their … Continue reading

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Mrs. Brenda Newberry Delivers Distinguished Executive Lecture

By Christian Hunt – On March 30 the Jewell community had the opportunity to listen to former Air Force Veteran, international businesswoman, and author, Brenda Newberry as she delivered the Distinguished Executive Lecture in Business and Leadership. Mrs. Newberry has … Continue reading

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Monday Coffee Series Brings Professionals To Campus

By AJ Naanep – Among the many presenters meeting with students during Jewell’s Monday BizTime coffees, financial planners Mike Keeton and Joe Kramer from Community America Credit Union provided an important lesson about the importance of investing early. During their … Continue reading

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