Review: “Unorthodox”

“God expected too much of me. Now, I need to find my own path.” Netflix recently released a four-part series based on Deborah Feldman’s debut memoir “Unorthodox: The Scandalous Rejection of My Hasidic Roots.” The series follows Esther or “Esty” Shapiro – played by Shira Haas – as she leaves…

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Jewell COVID-19 Response: Liveblog

Keep updated about William Jewell College’s responses to COVID-19. The liveblog will be continually updated as new information is announced. November 9 The campus remains at threat level C but has decided to resume in-person academic and athletic activities effective tomorrow, Tuesday, Nov. 10.  Joe Garcia, vice president for finance and…

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My COVID Story: Chaos in NYC

Erika Storvick (‘18) has been attending Columbia University in New York City through the dual-degree engineering program at William Jewell College. Storvick recounts a chaotic two weeks as the city was overcome by cases of COVID-19 and her final semester was cut short.  We don’t receive many emails from President…

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