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Trey Ashmore '20, Editor-in-Chief

Trey Ashmore '20, Editor-in-Chief
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The senior class celebrates four years of brotherhood, service, and friendship at their graduation this weekend. But this celebration doesn't begin this weekend; it began two weeks ago with the senior convocation. The Senior Convocation annually celebrates the achievement of the senior class. The Jesuit student body joined the parents of seniors for the 2019 convocation, held in the Terry...
The year is 2012. Mr. Nielson steps up to his piano, takes a deep breath, then lets his genius flow out through his melodic piano tune: "Sr. Paco tiene mandatos: de-este-vaya-sepa-sea." Connor Kerl '15 sings along to the jingle in his Honors Spanish II class at Jesuit, helping him understand the Spanish subjunctive mood. Seven years later, he graduated from...
Imagine it's the spring semester of your junior year in college. You decide to venture home to visit your family over the Easter break. You're refreshed to reunite with parents and siblings and sleep in your own bed for the first time in months. It's just like old times until your brother wakes you up at 6 AM the...
The mainstream media generally fails to serve justice on behalf of police officers. The few times the police do make headlines, it often involves the media shedding a negative light on their work protecting and serving the American people. The Roundup, however, maintains its integrity and honors the men and women across the country working to preserve domestic tranquility. One...
Can poetry matter? It depends on who you ask. While the English department would respond with a resounding yes, Jesuit's student body might take an opposing stance. If you ask renowned American poet Dana Gioia, he will respond with a provocative essay dubbed “undoubtedly one of the most important American books of poetry criticism of the last 50 years."...
Hype, electric, lit. The associative capacity of the English language only begins to scratch the surface of the intensity that was Jesuit's 2019 Prom. The Jesuit and Ursuline Junior/Senior Prom took place last Saturday, April 13 at the Dallas Trade Mart Grand Pavilion. Students were required to arrive no later than 7:00 pm and leave no sooner than 10:30 pm,...
Mr. Seth Waits, graduate of the class of 2001, language department head, president of the Jesuit Dallas Museum Trustees Board, and father of three, can now add "published author" to his repertoire with the release of his new book, With the Current, Against the Odds.  The thrilling book tells the story of a trio of recent college graduates tackling the 262...
Citizens of Paris and Catholics around the world lament the destruction of the Notre-Dame Cathedral. A massive fire devastated the 856-year-old symbol of beauty and history at 6:30 p.m., destroying two-thirds of the wooden roof and iconic spire over the course of five hours. https://youtu.be/rcGjykjs2Kk Faculty Reaction Madam Julie Richard "Disbelief. Shock. Sadness. We were just there, walking through the sacred space, in awe...

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