The Board of Trustees has named Elizabeth MacLeod Walls as the 15th president of William Jewell College, effective July 1. She will succeed David Sallee, who is retiring July 31 after serving Jewell as president since 2000. Learn more about Dr. MacLeod Walls. www.jewell.edu/william-jewell-names-new-president
Congratulations to Jewell students on the fall 2015 dean’s list.
The Missouri Court of Appeals, Western District, will hold court at 9:30 a.m. on Jan. 27 in Yates-Gill 221 on campus. A three-judge panel will hear four cases on the docket and take questions about the Missouri court system. All judges are Jewell alumni: Western District Judge Cynthia Martin ’81, presiding; Western District Judge Gary Witt ’87; and Missouri Supreme Court Justice Zel Fischer ’85. Community members are welcome to attend.
Thank you to the Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration Committee and program sponsors for the "Freedom is Greater Than Fear" celebration held on campus. Awards were presented to Bea Young, Tex Sample, David Sallee, Martin Jacobs and Jewell students Jacquinta Hammons, Cari Hill, Stanley Singer and Simone Stewart.