The Sentinel

148 Hours before Quarantine

Shawn Taylor

May 1, 2020

COVID-19 caught me by surprise. It caught us all by surprise. When I first heard the news on March 12 that Rockhurst made the decision to temporarily shut down for 2 weeks, I just couldn’t get myself to believe it.  Four da...

Graduation: Quarantine Style?

Nick Volz

May 1, 2020

With the rapid spread of the COVID-19 pandemic, Rockhurst, like many other schools around the world, will not be hosting their graduation ceremony this spring. Commencement for the class of 2020 was originally set to take place...


Marissa Hernandez

May 1, 2020

Like many in the community right now, there are a lot of changes happening as well as new ways of going about face-to-face socialization. While maintaining all social distancing guidelines, I was able to get some information from...

UPDATE on Upcoming Rockstock Star: Quinn XCII

Marissa Hernandez

April 28, 2020

Rockstock is a wonderful event put on by the Student Activity Board (SAB) for students to hear great music, hang out with friends, and relax before finals week creeps in. Rockstock has been canceled for this year and it would...

Visting Scholar Review: Richard Rothstein

Stockton Grunewald

April 5, 2020

Recently, students and staff of Rockhurst hosted historian Richard Rothstein as part of the Visiting Scholar Lecture Series. After dinner with faculty, Rothstein spoke for roughly an hour, giving a brief overview of his work,...

RU Men’s Basketball: A Year in Review

Spencer Moes

April 5, 2020

All good things must come to an end at some point. This was the case for the Rockhurst University Men’s basketball team. Although a great season, the Hawks finish with a record of 16-13 almost the same record as last year...

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