Tuesday, October 20, 2020

The Roundup is the Jesuit Dallas Student Voice and Newspaper since 1942. Learn about us.

Authors Articles by Patricio Boy '21, Editor-in-Chief

Patricio Boy '21, Editor-in-Chief

Patricio Boy '21, Editor-in-Chief
27 ARTICLES 0 COMMENTS
In the wake of the growing Coronavirus pandemic, we lost the opportunity to attend many precious events. Among the fallen was the 2019-2020 Roundup Banquet. The banquet, we usually announce the two Jesuit Seniors honored with the Durham Family award. This year took a slightly different route. On Monday, August 31, 2020, during The Roundup's weekly staff meeting, I had...
  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6h2l9jiMnN0&feature=youtu.be On June 30, 2020, amidst social distancing efforts and public safety measures, Mr. Earsing and Mr. Garrison united in the Historical Library at Jesuit to present teachers with Excellence in Education Awards. These awards have served as a meaningful tradition to honor our beloved teachers, faculty, and staff, people who dedicate so much time and effort to our school....
On May 6, 2020, every Jesuit student flocked to the election website, listening to each candidate and then making an educated vote. The next morning, those same students sat in front of their inbox, awaiting the recent election results. As soon as Mr. Dion released the morning announcements, many students rejoiced, cheered, and sent congratulations to the Senior, Junior,...
On April 6, 2020, at 11:15 am, Dr. Lynn Tam released an email to all S.T.A.R.S. applicants informing them that for the first time in the program's history it had been canceled. The following message was sent to the applicants this morning: "In light of the current fluid COVID-19 pandemic and its impact on research, as well as in an...
On March 29, 2020, at 4:38 PM, Jesuit Dallas released an email originally dated for March 26 extending the eLearning protocol until April 13, 2020. The UIL has officially canceled or postponed all athletic and other competitions and practices through May 3. President Mike Earsing commented in the email, "Once again, we extend our most sincere appreciation for your support and...
The date was March 11, 2020, just another regular Jesuit Wednesday. As students sit quietly in their 8th-period class, Dr. Dion comes on the intercom, stopping all activity in the room. "Is what I think going to happen actually going to happen? Are the rumors true?" He announces a potential COVID-19 case with ties to Jesuit Dallas. As a result, the...
Each Wednesday morning, a flood of blue polos enters the Terry Center. There, the senior class meets before heading off to their senior service sites. Often unknown to the rest of the school, each service site is unique and offers different experiences for each senior. On Friday, February 14, with the help of the Campus Ministry Prayer Service team,...
Within the past few weeks, the prayer service team held two consecutive prayers service by the Campus Ministry team, the first about loneliness and the second about community. Joined by several members of the school community, the prayer service team returned on Friday, February 7 with a third prayer service about solidarity. This prayer service had a greater focus on...

About Jesuit Dallas

Jesuit College Preparatory School of Dallas offers young men an excellent, Catholic education in the classical Jesuit tradition with the purpose of forming a community of men with high moral principles and service to others.

Learn More >