Tuesday, January 26, 2021

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https://youtu.be/IawomWs7RZY With masks blocking out half of everyone's faces, and hand sanitizers' use is so common that its smell lingers in the halls. Being with your friends is different now because you can't stand closer than 6 feet to them. Even in the cafeteria, plastic shields divide everyone. If someone said these three sentences 8 months ago, the people around...
The eager senior, giddy with excitement for what his day of service may bring, puts on his blue polo. Like most Wednesdays, he realizes that his day will be brimming with connections, interactions, and discussions with our city's most underprivileged and vulnerable. He anticipates the opportunity to become one bit closer to the people he will interact with. This is...
"Let us never forget that we are loved. Let us never forget that we matter to God and one another." -Graham Bowers '21 Each and every year, Mr. Garrison sets the tone for this upcoming year in the first prayer service of the year. It was done a little differently with different first days for Blue and Gold Cohort and with...
Religious. One of the six pillars of the Jesuit Graduate. Faith serves as a significant part of Jesuit students' lives, as it intertwines with everything from sports to education. Even though we are more separated than ever, Jesuit Campus Ministry has been continuing on activities to maintain a strong faith. For example, the team provides daily prayers and examens...
It’s a bittersweet May 15, 2020. My academic career at Jesuit has come to a close, barring AP exams next week. And now, planning end-of-the-year banquets and writing this article, my extracurricular career has begun to expire as well. This isn’t my last goodbye to the community, nor my last word as Editor of The Roundup, but it’s a...
The Roundup hosted a virtual conversation with Jesuit President Michael Earsing and Principal Tom Garrison last week to learn more about how Jesuit has navigated the decision-making process during this unprecedented time. The interview was rather lengthy, so without further ado: How do you think students and faculty have adjusted to Covid-19? Mr. Earsing: We have a Covid-19 task force team...
Covid-19 has stripped invaluable senior traditions from the class of 2020, from Senior Prom to Convocation, Special Games, and more. Nothing can fully supplant these senior milestones, but Jesuit nevertheless honored the class of 2020 by delivering graduation signs to seniors' houses last week.  On Friday, April 24, Jesuit administrators delivered yard signs to each member of the class of...
“Do you know what my favorite part of the game is? The opportunity to play." – Mike Singletary Unfortunately, Jesuit athletes don't get the opportunity to play their beloved sports this spring season, as quarantine and social distancing has postponed events. Whether it's hitting home runs at Wright Field or scoring goals on Pasqua Field or practicing rugby on the...

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