Celebrating 10 Years Online

Sunday, August 18, 2019

THE JESUIT DALLAS STUDENT VOICE AND STUDENT NEWSPAPER SINCE 1942 - DIGITAL SINCE 2010

THE JESUIT DALLAS STUDENT VOICE AND STUDENT NEWSPAPER SINCE 1942

JesuitRoundup.org is brought to you by:

The Latest

Jesuit Stage and Film Delivers Another Epic Performance

The lights dim in the auditorium, and people begin to scuttle to their seats in the dark. The hum of conversation dies down, and...

Aaron Stonecipher ’14 Speaks at The Roundup Banquet

The Roundup celebrated its success over the 2018-2019 school year with its annual banquet last Wednesday, March 22. Current staff writers, parents, siblings, past leadership...

EIC Emmet Halm’s Final Thoughts

As we approach the 10th year anniversary of The Roundup being an online publication, I am extremely proud of our accomplishments this year and...

Change in Community Service

Both Mr. Perry and Dr. Reimer have been working hard to change Jesuit's community service structure, making it easier for students to log and...

Senior Survivors Return for Graduation

After four years within the Jesuit student body, the class of 2019 prepares to face the next chapter of their lives in college. Taking...

Editor's Picks

Timeline Photos

Congratulations to Fr. @jharmonsj ! #AMDG #DeoGratias

31 likes, 2 comments2 months ago

 

 
3300+
Articles Published
425+
Writers
20
Awards & Honors
10
Years Online
Thank you to our Sponsors:

News

Class of 2020 Celebrates Achievement at the Junior Convocation

The Jesuit Class of 2020 is undoubtedly the best class to ever grace the halls of Jesuit Dallas. How can the achievement of such...

Especially Special Games

On May 10th, many of you all thought, great the senior convocation; however, that day held more than that this year. That is because...

Underclassmen Honored at Convocation

Beginning in the same fashion as the two before it, on Thursday morning, May 23, 2019, Dr. Ben Kirby called the Jesuit community together...

Luka the Legend Visits Jesuit

It's 3:20 on a Thursday. You are bored in math class, when all of a sudden, you check a friend's Snapchat story. On the...

Jesuit Debate Wraps Up Another Post Season

As the clock ticks down, the silence in the room envelops the people within it. Eyes narrowing like a hawk, the debater rapidly looks...

Measles on the Rise as Vaccinations Decline

Led by fears of scientifically-disproven vaccine-caused autism, and a general belief in "medical freedom," the anti-vaccine movement has been on the rise in recent...

Community Profiles

Series

2020 Elections (part I): The Democrats

Democratic Presidential Candidates The midterms are over, a new Congress has been elected with a Democratic majority in the House and a Republican majority in...

Sports

Jesuit Water Polo Clinches Back to Back Champ Title

The ref blows his whistle, and he drops the water polo ball into the center of the pool. Will Mckinney '21 furiously puts his...

Jesuit Hockey’s Season is Put on Ice in Ohio

For most teams, the culmination of their season is the state championship. However, hockey is one of the few sports at Jesuit that allows...

Jesuit’s JV and Varsity Volleyball Team Vanquish Allen at Home

His elbows already bruised by the hard wooden floor, Cooper Herndon ‘20 hesitates to dive for the incoming ball. He knows he can save...

Jesuit Lacrosse Flies Through February

“If you are afraid of failure you don’t deserve to be successful” – Charles Barkley The Jesuit lacrosse team has shown no fear of failure...

Jesuit Drowns the Competition

The smell of chlorine fills the air as eight men take their positions. Thigh muscles tensing as they prepare to launch off, waiting expectantly...

Jesuit Tennis Serves Spring Season Sauce

When you walk down the halls of Jesuit, you can immediately pick out the tennis players. They're simply a different breed: more athletic, intelligent,...

Arts

Lil Nas X’s Old Town Road Sparks Controversy

"Yeah, I'm gonna take my horse to the old town road... I'm gonna ride till I can't no more"- Lil Nas X, 2019 Before Lil...

Roman’ Around Jesuit

A few weeks ago, as you walked into the info commons, several objects caught your eye: a few games, some house models, some statues,...

Interview with Future Pop Star Cam Crowley

Ed Sheeran, Justin Bieber, Bruno Mars, Cam Crowley? Some of you may be asking, “Who is Cam Crowley?” Cam is a senior at Jesuit...

The Jesuit One Acts: An Inside View

Those of us in Jesuit Stage and Film in the back corner of the school take quite a bit of pride in our work....

Taking Notes from Disney’s Principled Shader

This is a render I made after researching Disney's rendering technology. Unlike previous renders I've made, everything in the scene, including lights, the clouds,...

TPSMEA 2018

The sun beating down on the field, an army of blue and black marching onto the side, the mystical amplified voice of the judge...

Viewpoints

Previewing the 2019-2020 Cowboys Season

After a season of Dak weirdness, Zeke doing Zeke things, and the defense quickly establishing itself as one of the NFL's best, the Cowboys...

Medicare for All: A New Perspective on Health Care

Six months ago, the nation was embroiled in a contentious midterm election cycle. Now, many major characters in the running for the Democratic nomination...

The Third Annual Jesuit Chess Open

Avengers Endgame, Game of Thrones, and Ben Shapiro thug life compilations. None of these had more shocking, brutal, and entertaining twists than the Jesuit...

Is Experience Overrated?

“I call shotgun!” This famous saying is the proud exclamation of a winner, the first person to claim the passenger seat as his territory for...

The Info Commons Welcomes a New Friend

A freshman rushes to the Info Commons to print an essay the passing period before his class. He sends his file to the printer...

LOL…Social Media Leads to Increased Problems Among Teens

Your phone dings. A notification pops up. A Snapchat or a new Instagram post from your friend. You then check and like their post,...

Reviews

Roundup Review: Return of the Obra Dinn

Return of the Obra Dinn is the second bureaucracy simulator from Lucas Pope, the auteur behind Papers, Please. A game of logic both captivatingly...

A Review of The Umbrella Academy, Most Popular Netflix Original

"'The Umbrella Academy' stands out among the countless other superhero series splashed across billboards and your viewing queues." - The Los Angeles Times "The joy...

The Mastermind Behind the Super Bowl Halftime Scenes: My Conversation with Lara Beth

When Justin Timberlake performs the halftime show during the Super Bowl, who does he call to stage this important event? Or when Dirk Nowitzki...

Lil Nas X’s Old Town Road Sparks Controversy

"Yeah, I'm gonna take my horse to the old town road... I'm gonna ride till I can't no more"- Lil Nas X, 2019 Before Lil...