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Volunteers and staff talk at the Rockhurst University Community Center
April 18, 2017
From young robot builders to neighborhood leaders — since 2002, these groups and more have called the Rockhurst University Community Center home. In 2016 alone, a variety of groups logged more than 1,700 hours at the center, hosting 485 meetings, an in-kind value of $180,495. Over the course of 15 years, the center has provided countless hours of in-kind space for not-for-profit groups, including neighborhood...

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Tyler Niemeyer Throws the First Pitch
April 14, 2017
This week, thousands of high school athletes signed letters of intent with colleges and universities, a reward for years of hard work and practice. One...
Two students lighting candles.
April 24, 2017 - 8:30am
Various campus locations
In a spirit of solemn remembrance, Rockhurst University invites you to commemorate Holocaust Remembrance Day – Yom HaShoah. The Midwest Center for Holocaust Education and...
April 26, 2017 - 11:00am
Indian Hills Country Club
Join the Rockhurst University Library Guild for the annual Critique Luncheon featuring local author Candice Millard. Candice is the author of the New York Times...

Upcoming Events

April 29, 2017 - 8:00am
Convocation Center- Rockhurst Campus
May 12, 2017 - 2:00pm
St. Francis Xavier Church
May 13, 2017 - 1:00pm
Municipal Auditorium, Kansas City