Friday, July 30, 2021

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Jason Davis '21, Managing Editor

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Rags-to-riches story right here. Simple as that. Dartmouth College '25
“You’ve got to believe you’re going to win, and I believe we’ll win the World Cup until the final whistle blows and we’re knocked out.”― Peter Shilton After an impressive Meinster third-place performance, the Jesuit soccer team continued its stellar form in its final non-district games to prepare for a new district, playing to win. Looking to make a push for...
Today is Valentine's Day, 2021, and it is currently snowing outside of my home as we speak. It is a light drizzle, and Texas isn't the place where snow comes, so it's a very special time and a very special occasion. Now, as everyone stays home in the warmth and comfort of their fire place, we all look to...
In this past week, we have seen the beauty of writing in its purest form through Harvard poet Amanda Gorman, whose clever use of alliteration and rhyme scheme combined with precise diction created an unforgettable inauguration speech on the national stage. Gorman shows us the power of writing, the power of words, and the power of a story that...
The phrase "kill two birds with one stone" often connotes a theme of efficiency and practicality, using your available resources to obtain the best possible input. However, in today's society, it is not the one stone that kills the two birds, but rather two stones killing the one bird. The gentle bird smashed by two hard, callous stones. In...
These days, it seems like games come and go, but the game in season right now is Among Us, which just took over Fall Guys. It's a simple game yet it can bring about unforeseen collaborations. Jacksepticeye with the Sidemen. Dream and Pewdiepie. The list goes on and on. Even Souija Boy is getting in on it... It's exciting to...
The Roundup is looking to continue its series, Artist Spotlight, with a personal and worldwide favorite, Juice WRLD. An exciting artist who really put his foot in the game, his death last year really saddened everyone across the world. We are able to truly understand how much he changed the rap game now that he is gone. Without societal expectations...
A classmate identified Carl as the “embodiment of a Ranger of the Week.” Jesuit named senior Carl Wilson with their weekly honor for his exceptional work in the classroom, dedication to his teammates, and commitment to service. Carl currently serves as an Executive Big Brother and will be leading Senior Retreat. An honor roll student who “does a great job...
The Roundup hosted a mock student election for this year's presidential campaign on Monday, November 2nd. Even though Kanye was not on the ballot, the students showed up for their civic duties to vote, as some seniors could vote twice: once in the mock election and once in the real election. Here were the results: Results Total Votes: 475 votes Trump/Pence:...

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