Fr. Robert Weiss received Rockhurst University's Magis Award, honoring the former university president and province treasurer for his contribution to the St. Louis area.


Magis Award Honors Fr. Bob Weiss

On Saturday, Aug. 23, former Rockhurst University president Fr. Robert F. Weiss, S.J., received the second Magis Award, presented by Rockhurst University, along with St. Louis University High School and Jesuits of the Central and Southern Province.

Named for one of the core Jesuit values, Rockhurst University’s Magis Award was created by a group of St. Louis-area Rockhurst alumni and honors an outstanding member of the campus community who lives in or is from the St. Louis area.


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