The Sentinel

Curran and other college, university leaders: ‘We are deeply concerned about the futures of our undocumented students.’

Ryan Crawford, Editor-in-Chief

May 31, 2017

The Rockhurst president's signature topped a list of concerned higher education leaders.

Air conditioning units stolen from Rockhurst-owned houses

Staff Reports

May 30, 2017

Three air-conditioning units were stolen from three different Rockhurst-owned houses in the 5100 block of Forest Ave., according to an email from university security chief Randy Hopkins. "The security department has implemented...

Criminal activity near Rockhurst Wednesday prompts usage of Rockalerts

Ryan Crawford, Staff Writer

March 23, 2017

Story updated Friday at 10:30 a.m. with information from Rockhurst security notice. KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- A hit-and-run incident Wednesday evening at 55th and Troost Avenue near the campus of Rockhurst University had KCPD and...

Fr. Curran issues statement in response to Trump’s executive order

Ryan Crawford, Staff Writer

January 30, 2017

The Rev. Thomas B. Curran, S.J., president of Rockhurst University, issued a statement Monday afternoon in regards to President Donald Trump's recent executive order that bans travel to the U.S. from seven different countries....

Rockhurst students experience trouble driving home for break

Ryan Crawford, Staff Writer

December 17, 2016

After Rockhurst students completed their end-of-semester final exams, many were excited to head home for the Christmas holiday. For anyone traveling Friday throughout the Midwest, it was anything but an easy trek home. Students...

Fr. Curran signs AJCU statement in support of undocumented students

Ryan Crawford, Staff Writer and Social Media Manager

December 5, 2016

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Rockhurst University President the Rev. Thomas B. Curran, S.J. signed his name to a statement by the presidents of the Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities that was released Thursday, Nov. 30. The...

Commencement ceremony to be held at 1pm today

Katrina Bergman, Staff Writer

May 14, 2016

Saturday, May 14th is here. At 1pm today 2016 Rockhurst graduates will begin to walk across the stage to receive their diploma. For some hawks graduation seems exciting, a chance to transition into the working world and become...

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