The Junior Class Gets a Closer Glimpse at the College Application Process

As the fall semester comes to a close, juniors are beginning the first steps of the college search process. The College Counseling Office, held mandatory seminars for all juniors December 7-9. These seminars covered topics such as ACT/SAT requirements, the transcript release process and how students should use Naviance. “There were three goals of theContinue reading “The Junior Class Gets a Closer Glimpse at the College Application Process”

Soccer Players compete on National Stage

On December 3rd, seniors Gianni Catenacci and Matthew Smith played in the High School All-American soccer game in Raleigh, North Carolina. Only forty high school seniors across the entire United States were chosen to participate in this prestigious event after finishing off their high school careers in the fall. “It was quite an honor toContinue reading “Soccer Players compete on National Stage”

Last Minute Final Exam Study Tips

PRE-TEST PLAN Organize your notes, tests, etc. as soon as possible Review notes, tests, quizzes and papers Ask for help from teachers and classmates. Time Management – Plan, plan plan. Make a schedule on how much time to spend studying. Prioritize which tests you need to study for. Take breaks: 50-10 rule: Study 50 minutes,Continue reading “Last Minute Final Exam Study Tips”

Winter Sports Schedule

Hockey Games and times subject to change Regular Season Wichita Jr. Thunder Varsity  @ Rockhurst Hawklets Varsity Date: Sat Dec 17, 2016 @ 3:50 pm – 5:20 pm Location: Independence Events Center ROCKHURST HAWKLETS VARSITY – Regular Season Rockhurst Hawklets Varsity  @ Wichita Jr. Thunder Varsity Date: Sat Jan 07, 2017 @ 4:00 pm –Continue reading “Winter Sports Schedule”

Dear Josh: Column #3

Rockhurst’s favorite solitary advice column returns once again. Due to the large number of submissions, some questions were set aside for Dear Josh: Vol 4. Enjoy! Q: Why do white trucks pull out in front of red mustangs? A: Reader, I am shocked and appalled by this heinous act. It infuriates me that even inContinue reading “Dear Josh: Column #3”

Chiefs defeat rival Raiders on Thursday Night Football

Last night, the Kansas City Chiefs once again proved themselves to the world by beating the Oakland Raiders. Prior to this win, the Chiefs were recognized as a good team, but were said to not have a good enough offense to beat the former division leading Raiders. Going into the game, the goal was toContinue reading “Chiefs defeat rival Raiders on Thursday Night Football”