Tuesday, October 20, 2020

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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...
Jesuit's Class of 2020 has endured a wild ride over the past four years, and this year has offered no shortage of turbulence. From the October tornado to the Ranger Day cancellation, many seniors looked to second semester as an opportunity to enjoy the last few months of high school with the teachers, classmates, friends, and brothers they've grown...
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...

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