Ask Matt: Volume IV

Thanks for reading, it’s been fun. What’s more important in the short term, Clout or Sauce? Kirk Whalen: Definitely clout. *10 seconds of silence* Kirk: Wait no, it’s actually gotta be sauce. What is Ask Matt? It’s a mostly-satirical (never funny), advice column published on the Prep News Online. What about the previously mentioned talking horse Here’s what I had to say, and I’ll … Continue reading Ask Matt: Volume IV

New Art Display outside Learning Commons

    With the addition of the new Learning Commons to a Rockhurst, several new display cases have been added to the hallway surrounding. They have shown several things, from Rock Shop items to costumes from Rockhurst plays. One display case, across from the Dining Commons, features student art.     “It’s pretty cool to see my drawing there,” said senior Johnathan Raby. “I worked hard on my art, … Continue reading New Art Display outside Learning Commons

Ask Matt: Volume I

After the popularity of Josh O’Dell’s column “Dear Josh” last year, co-executive editor Matt Kuckelman is introducing a new advice column with the first volume of “Ask Matt.” Is it true that all MIP’s are reported to the Dean’s office as they say? Because if that were true wouldn’t kids I know be getting in trouble? I know plenty of kids who have gotten MIP’s here … Continue reading Ask Matt: Volume I

“Caption This” Contest Winner Announced

Congratulations to Andy Bauer, the winner of the Prep News Online’s “Caption This” contest, and the winner of a $15 Chick-FIl-A gift card. Check out some of our favorite submissions, including Andy’s, below. Winner: “Thursday will be a white shirt and tie day with no late start.” -Andy Bauer Honorable mentions: When they say the drug tests are random. -Eric Angrisano When East kids start … Continue reading “Caption This” Contest Winner Announced

Freshman Retreat Recap

From February 23-25, the class of 2020 “Set Their Sights” as they experienced Freshman Retreat. The retreat was intended to fully welcome freshman into the Rockhurst community and show them what it means to be a Hawklet. “Going in, I just expected to get to know my classmates,” freshman Henry Ismert said. “It lived up to my expectations, as it was a very enhancing experience.” … Continue reading Freshman Retreat Recap