New Furniture Coming to the Rock Room

Start saying your goodbyes to the old, outdated furniture in the Rock Room because fresh new furniture will be taking its place very shortly! The new furniture will add a new aesthetic to this Student Union area and hopefully bring an appeal for more students to enjoy all that the Rock Room has to offer. […]

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It’s Housing Time!

It’s Housing Time! It’s that time of year again Hawks: the housing application has been released! BUT WAIT! Before you start running through your residence halls trying to get dibs on the best roommates, get to know your on-campus options. Because living in the right place can make all the difference. Xavier- Loyola Hall (a.k.a. […]

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6 Things You Won’t Want To Miss This Semester

Another Christmas/winter break has come and gone, much too fast as always, and it’s time to kick off semester number two. The Spring semester always holds much in store in terms of extracurricular activities, social events, and, of course, exams. In between studying for midterms and writing another paper (probably the night before it’s due), the […]

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Academic Integrity

At a time when finals are looming ahead and long papers have yet to be written, maintaining academic integrity is of utmost importance. Rockhurst University’s new Academic Honesty Policy can help students understand what it means to uphold academic integrity and avoid the consequences that come with taking someone’s work as one’s own. According to […]

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Holocaust Surviver: Esther Bauer

At 9 PM on Wednesday, November 4, Rockhurst University will be hosting Esther Bauer in Arrupe Hall Auditorium as she recounts the story of her time as a prisoner in Auschwitz and Theresienstadt during the Holocaust. This could be a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to hear, firsthand, such a harrowing story, and we invite everyone to please […]

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Welcome BBQ and Free Stuff Fair a Blast

The Senate BBQ and Student Activities Fair, or as Rockhurst students like to call it the “Free Stuff Fair,” were poppin’ this year. 679 students enjoyed the fresh watermelon, pulled pork sandwiches and free drinks at the BBQ. After some food and fellowship they made there way to the Kinerk Commons for to learn about […]

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Senate BBQ A Success

The inevitable time has come and gone for new students at Rockhurst University: saying the final goodbye to parents. Some cry and some celebrate, but on Sunday night, all new Rockhurst Hawks rallied! And they rallied well… The Student Senate provided a free BBQ dinner to all new and returning students courtesy of Chartwells catering. The […]

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5 Things to Know as a Rockhurst Freshman

Welcome to Rockhurst! As move in day continues to become more of a reality with each and every day, it’s important to think ahead to your new life as a college kid. There will probably be a lot of ramen, late nights, and binge Netflix watching, but knowing some of the little tips and tricks The […]

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