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Top 5 Study Playlists on YouTube

Kristen Weber, Feature Writer

December 10, 2018

Exam season is here, and this time of year is stressful and tiring -- what is one thing you can do to boost your morale? Find a good study playlist. Here are the top playlists on YouTube to listen to while studying. 1. “...

Is music the key to acing your final exams?

Kristen Weber, Feature Writer

December 10, 2018

Whether you are listening to The Beatles or The Weeknd, music effects your brain while studying. Research conducted by the Kaiser Family Foundation found that 83% of students listen to music while studying. So, should you be ...

Trendsetting: 2018 Christmas edition

Mary Grace Harris, Staff Writer

November 29, 2018

Christmas decor and party outfits are everywhere this time of year, but have they changed from this year to last? Last year the Christmas decor was minimalistic according to Huffington Post , involving earth tones and shades...

Midwest Poet Series headlined by its founder Robert Stewart for the 36th opening

Veronica Clay, Staff Writer

November 9, 2018

On Thursday, Oct. 25, during its first Midwest Poets Series reading of this academic year, Rockhurst welcomed home Robert “Bob” Stewart. The recently retired founder of the series was introduced by the new director, Elizabeth Barnett, Ph.D. who spoke of him with a...

Review: “First Man,” an out-of-this-world journey

Stockton Grunewald, Staff Writer

November 7, 2018

I have always been fascinated with space – of course, like most space laypersons, I have never really been able to understand much about it. Regardless, audiences across the country seem to have a keen interest in the stars. From...

Chubby’s in Kansas City is a must-visit diner with great food and atmosphere

Celina Ornelas, Staff Writer

October 31, 2018

Update from editor: Chubby's on Broadway will close for one last time on November 1 at 6 a.m. Stop by for a cinnamon roll and the diner experience before its too late! When entering Chubby’s on Broadway, you enter into a...

A mentalist plays with students’ minds

Lexi Venable, Staff Writer

October 29, 2018

On Monday, Oct. 8, Sean Bott took more than just the interest of Rockhurst students – he took their very thoughts. Bott, a mentalist performer from Salt Lake City, is no stranger to the mind-reading career. This is his ni...

Everyone is going to the new KC Marketplace, should you?

Mary Grace Harris, Staff Writer

October 23, 2018

The Made in KC Marketplace is new and fun and fresh. It is a perfect place to get ice cream, cute KC prints, and the best shirts to represent all parts of the city and what it has to offer. This summer, Made in KC opened on t...

Film Review: “The Meg” Doesn’t Bite

Stockton Grunewald, Staff Writer

September 24, 2018

Shark films are a hit or miss. They can be a big risk for studios but have proven, at times, to be well worth the investment. Already a popular novel series, “The Meg” appeared to have all the makings of the former – but...

Review: Hamburger Mary’s, a place for good eats and good fun

Celina Ornelas, Staff Writer

September 7, 2018

When you first see the sign for Hamburger Mary’s, located along Broadway, you don’t think much of it. But after you enter, you find it filled with old movie posters and a lot of glittery things. I entered this bar and grille...

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