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On February 15-19, as students across Texas had classes canceled, residents in DFW saw 3-5 inches of snow across the week. Teachers had to quickly shift lesson plans and prepare for the storm. I recently had the opportunity to interview freshman guidance counselors Mr. Marr and Mr. Murphy about his storm preparations and story. Interview - Mr. Marr Are there any...
A big goal of The Roundup is to increase communication between the student and the administration. With this goal in mind and with the intention of sparking conversation concerning important social issues, Mr. Garrison and I sat down on February 2nd to discuss the beginning of the second semester, social justice topics, and the future of Jesuit in light...
In the shortest impeachment trial in U.S. history, the Senate voted 57-43 to acquit former President Donald Trump, finding him not guilty of inciting riots on Capitol Hill. It was Trump’s second impeachment trial, and seven Republicans joined all fifty Democrats in an attempt to convict the former president. Background On January 6, 2021, riots erupted at the United States Capitol...
Back in early February I got the chance to have a very informal conversation with Mr. Garrison over COVID-19 and the impact it has had on our Jesuit community. While we talked, I asked him a series of guiding questions or prompts to steer our conversation. The questions progress from the thoughts about last year, especially around late March,...
Texas isn't renowned for having freezing cold temperatures, but rather sweltering, triple-degree heat. But over this past weekend, we can say that hell has now frozen over. Instead of outdoor sports, we now see kids sledding down hills, bundled up in winter coats. Instead of people rushing from place to place, cars drive cautiously, in fear of another accident....
With student body elections right around the corner, each candidate on the election ticket composed an introduction about who they are and what they plan to do. Student Body elections will be held on Tuesday March 2, 2021. Elections will run from the start of class to the dismissal bell on that given day. The election will be located...
Monitoring the Candlestick Charts, the Jesuit student eagerly awaits the perfect time to buy into the market. His lump sum of $1 million in fictitious cash ready to win him the competition. The Finance and Investing Club focuses on developing students' knowledge on key life skills in a fun and engaging way through stock market games and guest meetings. This...
Recently a big honor was bestowed upon the Jesuit Dallas Museum by the American Alliance of Museums, the Core Documents Verification. Museum Director Mrs. Hunt-Blanc explains, “The Jesuit Dallas Museum now has the five essential museum plans and policies and can verify the museum's educational mission and documents that meet the required elements to progress towards Accreditation.”  Accreditation, according to...

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