Humans of Jewell

Bryar Buhlig, first year interactive digital media and theatre major, elaborated on her familial ties to the school and her involvement with the Jewell Theatre Company. Having graduated from Kearney High School, Buhlig stated that a major reason she was pushed towards Jewell was due to the fact that her…

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Humans of Jewell

The Hilltop Monitor caught up with Christina Vogler, sophomore music education major. She talked about her passion, her major and program.   “It’s busy, crazy, all the time. But it’s well worth it. I love the idea that someday I’m gonna be a teacher; I just get very excited about.…

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Humans of Jewell

Eldon Painter is a man who has touched many of our hearts, and our stomachs, for years now as the chef at Phi Gamma Delta (FIJI). Painter, who has been a chef for most of his life, discusses with The Hilltop Monitor the love he has for his career at…

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Humans of Jewell

Johanna Alpert, senior biology and Applied Critical Thought and Inquiry major, and Lizzy Stevenson, senior Oxbridge Molecular Biology major, share more than just their room and field of study. They both have meat-free diets, love the film “Pride and Prejudice,” are animal lovers and have an affinity for themed socks.…

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Humans of Jewell

Francis Browning Zavacky, or Frank, came to William Jewell College in September. He has become a staple on campus, providing happiness and stress-relief. The Hilltop Monitor caught up with Frank and his owner Ryan, Browning Hall Resident Director, at their favorite play place, the quad, and asked about Frank’s life…

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Humans of Jewell

Kylee Newton, first-year nonprofit and accounting major at William Jewell College, talks about her passions to fight human trafficking and inspire others. Newton has a drive to give back to the world and help others in her community. She has been volunteering all her life. “My favorite volunteer memory is…

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Humans of Jewell

Kiki Strecker, director of dining services, reflects on her time at William Jewell College and in the food industry. “I came here, it was four years ago this past October, to work for William Jewell. I was with another account in St. Louis, and some things kind of changed and…

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Humans of Jewell

Mackenna Kemp, sophomore nursing major and Spanish minor, shares with us how she manages to balance her passions despite obstacles. “Whenever I was looking at Jewell for the first time I immediately took interest in the Oxbridge program because it offered a whole bunch of things that I was interested…

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Humans of Jewell

Clyde and Katie Lisle, William Jewell College Campus’s newest married couple, have unique perspectives on the small college experience and human interaction in general. Katie, the upperclassmen Resident Director, has been observing the particular Jewell lifestyle for over a semester now, and Clyde has just moved in to the environment…

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