Category Archives: Students

Features on students and student activities

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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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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Service Learning With Adalante Thrift

By Jaymes Ginn – Professor of Marketing Shelly McVay, along with students Ryan Hiatt, Ty Pratt, Dalton Dye, Sarah Lewis, and others, will be working throughout the semester with Adalante Thrift, in the Kansas City area, to aid in the … 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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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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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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