The Great Debate: Backpacks vs. Satchels

Most people don’t put much thought into what means they use to carry their school supplies; to others, this decision is more than a matter of function. For them, backpacks constitute a fundamental statement about oneself. Backpacks and satchels both allow easy access to things, and can be an interesting addition to someone’s everyday look. The case for backpacks is very simple. For most, the … Continue reading The Great Debate: Backpacks vs. Satchels

The Man Behind the Beak

For over 100 years, the Rockhurst Hawklet has been a symbol of pride throughout the Kansas City area. There are around 250 new students every year given the opportunity to even attend our school, but even fewer have ever had the opportunity to wear the suit. For students, wearing the Hawklet on their shirts represents much more than the school mascot. It represents an education … Continue reading The Man Behind the Beak

Homecoming: How to Prepare for a Night to Remember

This story was a collaboration written by Declan Shea, Clayton Anderson and Kirk Whalen. As Homecoming approaches, the thought on most high schooler’s minds is, “Where will my group and I have the after party? Where will my group eat? Where will we take pictures? Who am I going to take?” As most Rockhurst students get excited for Homecoming, some are left wondering if it’s … Continue reading Homecoming: How to Prepare for a Night to Remember