Farewell to the Sallees

This is the final article in a multipart series on William Jewell College’s presidents- past, present and future.    After serving for 16 years at William Jewell College, President Dr. David Sallee and Mary Sallee are retiring. “The Hilltop Monitor” had a chance to sit down with them to discuss Jewell’s past,…

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Ghost stories of Jewell

As Halloween approaches the William Jewell College (WJC) campus, students begin to prepare their costumes and look forward to the FIJI Halloween Rave. However, too few Jewell students are preparing themselves, both mentally and physically, for the potentially deadly paranormal activity on campus. After speaking with Ernie Stufflebean, associate dean…

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To be honest…with Brett Stone

To be honest, I’m not going to pretend to be the expert on cultural appropriation, but even I know dressing up in caricaturized “Native American” clothing for Halloween is offensive. The term “cultural appropriation” has been defined, redefined and then re-redefined countless times in well-written and responsible publications. Just like culture itself, it is everywhere.…

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