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Student working on laptop
July 16, 2018
There’s no getting around it — the world needs more coders. Technology is an industry in need of qualified employees, capable of powering the software and hardware that the world increasingly relies on. That’s as true in Kansas City as any number of other cities in the U.S. — according to the Kansas City Tech Council’s annual Tech Specs report , thousands of jobs in...

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Wenbin Sun in class
July 11, 2018
There’s good news and bad news for firms investing in corporate social responsibility initiatives in a recent article published in the Journal of Business Ethics...


Graduate Students in a classroom
July 21, 2018 - 9:00am
Conway Hall 200
Join us to learn more about the Helzberg MBA, Master of Arts in Management, and Master of Science in Business Intelligence Analytics degree programs. We...
Rev. Thomas Curran, S.J. celebrating the Mass of the Holy Spirit
September 11, 2018 - 10:45am
St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church
As is tradition at all Jesuit educational institutions, the Rockhurst University community will mark the start of the school year with a Mass of the...

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September 21, 2018 (All day)
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October 11, 2018 - 11:50am
Convocation Center