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Steve Jobs started Apple in his parents' garage. Zuckerberg and Gates started Facebook and Microsoft in college. Where will the next billion-dollar empire be born? Room A121. That's where Jesuit's Entrepreneurship Club will be holding its first meeting of the year this Monday, September 9, after school. If you want to be part of building the next Amazon or explore...
The director steps up to the podium, and silence fills up the room. The band members set a good posture and put their horns up, preparing for the director to start the piece. The director signals and the band begins to play. The director signals for dynamics and the elite band members follow him. When the players finish the...
Over 800 miles. Over 200 of the best debate teams in the entire country. This was the biggest competition of the entire fall semester. On the weekend of November 19th, three pairs of Rangers traveled to the cold city of Chicago for the Glenbrooks Invitational, Jesuit's largest debate tournament of the semester, and all three came away with winning records. The pair of Seniors...
As we approach the 10th year anniversary of The Roundup being an online publication, I am extremely proud of our accomplishments this year and excited for the future.   This year, we ventured into new territory as a newspaper and expanded how we communicate with the school community.   We saw a sharp rise in viewpoint articles, many coming from our...
¡Me cargas! ¡Me cargas! The excited children scream in the ludoteca, or play center, of the local parish center in Andahuaylillas, Peru. As you put one on your shoulders and carry him around, tons of other children grasp on to your legs wanting a turn. Without worrying about the events of the day or even the time, you put each...
If you happened to drive by the Northpark Center on the morning of October 26, 2019, you might have noticed streets blocked off for some race. You also might've seen a stage like that for a concert. The sea of pink, however, should've certainly revealed the heart and soul of this event. This last Saturday morning in October marks the...
Lift the plates and glasses, put them on the rack, garnish the table with glitter, reset the table, and repeat. Such actions continued for approximately one hour until the grandfather clock rung six and seniors ambushed the dining area for the evening's meal and activity. At this point, the room illuminated, brighter than the glitter bands the students had...
It’s college season. This is the time of year students have waited for during their first three years of high school. This is the time of college essays and college counselors, college visits and college entrance exams. Suffice it to say any high school senior would be hard pressed to go a day without saying the word “college.” Unsurprisingly, many...

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