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HAWK HANGOUT After you leave the Rockhurst University campus, you remain a Hawk for life. Connect with Hawks in your hometown by checking the calendar at Looking to organize a Rockhurst gathering where you live? Contact Brent Blazek at

Meet the Makers ^ Audrey Masoner, ’00, co-author of Alumni Night at the Ballgame ^ Alumni and friends gathered in the Convocation Center Feb. 8 for an Olympic-themed evening of RU basketball and pre-game festivities. Coach Tony Tocco’s family took advantage of the photo booth: (From left) Phyllis Tocco, Leonard Tocco, Hallie Herbert, Julie Tocco, Charley Herbert, Amy Herbert, AJ Herbert and Tony. Jesuit Leadership Series The St. Louis Alumni Council welcomed the Rev. Michael J. Sheeran, S.J., president of the Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities, for a May 2 discussion on the future and value of Jesuit education, advocacy work he is doing on behalf of Jesuit universities in Washington, D.C., and trends in higher education.

children’s book Mayor Sly and the Magic Bow Tie, spoke to a packed Arrupe Auditorium Feb. 28 during Meet the Makers — a TED Talk-style event sponsored by the RU Young Alumni Council. The event included presentations from innovative Kansas City leaders and their experiences in the local marketplace, along with an opportunity for guests to shop booths featuring local goods.

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