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Student waiting to try out for American Idol
Many bird species are known for their song — songbirds, of course. And nightingales, sparrows, and thrushes. But what about hawks? Turns out, there’s a fair amount of song in that species, as well. Last week, as American Idol rolled into Kansas City for open auditions, a number of Rockhurst...


Displays in the Convocation Center for World Cultures Day
October 11, 2018 - 11:50am
Convocation Center
The International Studies and Global Perspectives Committee presents "Honoring Our Ancestors from Life to Death," the 19th annual World Cultures Day celebration, featuring displays of culture and cuisine from more than 40 countries. The event will begin with a multicultural prayer service at 11:50...