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”

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.Continue reading “The Great Debate: Backpacks vs. Satchels”

Dear Josh: Column #2

Q: Hiya Josh-O! What can I do to be cool like all those other kids? I wear my hat backwards and everything, but they just make fun of me! Thanks for your help, Timmy Turner. A: Don’t you have fairy godparents for stuff like that? Also, welcome to Rockhurst. I had no idea we hadContinue reading “Dear Josh: Column #2”

Guest Writer: Weekly Fantasy Football Roundup

How’s it going, Rockhurst? I’ll be constructing a weekly fantasy advice column here on the Prep News Online. Week 4 in fantasy was eye-opening to say the least. Matt Ryan and Julio Jones overloaded scoreboards while Gronk and DeAndre Hopkins did the fantasy equivalent of wetting the bed. While I can’t legally guarantee these playersContinue reading “Guest Writer: Weekly Fantasy Football Roundup”

Dear Josh column: debut edition

Managing Editor of the Prep News Joshua O’Dell is known for having a dry sense of humor, often snarky and sarcastic. In this recurring column, O’Dell will answer questions from students sent in a survey. He will discuss serious things like college, but also light hearted things like Harambe. Enjoy! As a junior looking at colleges, whatContinue reading “Dear Josh column: debut edition”

SULLIVAN: Embrace your inner freshman

The good (or bad) news about freshman year is that it is only the beginning of your journey through Rockhurst. More homework, more opportunities, and more responsibilities are soon to follow. However, upon taking a retroactive look at my freshman year experience, I realize I had some great times. Nothing compares to the first timeContinue reading “SULLIVAN: Embrace your inner freshman”

ODU: State of the Prep News

With the new school year in full swing, we have all witnessed major changes and new developments within the school and the entire Rockhurst community. One of these new changes involves the Prep News and the Quarterly. Aside from new staff members, a new adviser and a new journalism lab, there are many changes comingContinue reading “ODU: State of the Prep News”