Tuesday, November 24, 2020

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Photographs are all around us. We see them everywhere, on magazine covers, on billboards, in frames. Yet, we hardly ever think about the people who take these photos. Most of us never consider the time, patience, and skill that go into this hobby. Fortunately, there are Jesuit students who appreciate the art of photography. They know from first hand...
It’s a rare instance. The door to the office is open, and no one else is inside. You enter the room, taking a seat in one of the plush, high-backed chairs. You fish a piece of paper out from your backpack, an essay that has taken you hours to write. Mr. Oglesby, seated at his computer, swivels his rolling...
It’s autumn and you're driving down the highway late at night, and you realize that it’s not your typical night—it’s Friday night, it’s high school football night. You decide you want to check up on the good ol' boys from Jesuit College Prep. You turn on your radio to FM 95.3 KHYI and you hear two different voices calling...
“The most profound thing about the Ignatian day is most likely just better understanding the process of addiction and how it works.” “Presented with the destruction that addiction can cause, it gives you a whole lot of perspective on the whole issue.” On February 28th, the student body of Jesuit completed this year’s 3rd I-day, which was about the physical, emotional, and...
Jesuit students probably noticed the bone marrow donation stand on campus last week. Be the Match Registry volunteers handed out pamphlets and took cheek swabs of potential donors. The volunteers on campus explained that most potential donors never actually get called on to give bone marrow or peripheral blood stem cells (PBSC): only one in 540 registry members actually...
When you think of a teacher, you may think of a caring and friendly figure, someone who fosters growth in all aspects of life. However, what you may not think of is a person who spent over a decade in the circus business. Mrs. Applegate, a new chemistry and environmental science teacher at Jesuit, has quite a diverse background, including...
3,132,139. According to compete.com, that's how many unique visitors viewed The Dallas Morning News website in July this year, reading articles covering a wide range of topics such as sports, politics, and local news, the topics varying as wildly as the people who write them. One of those writers will soon be Jesuit's very own Sam Betanzos '16. Through the Local Voices program, Betanzos...
The offense lines up on the five yard line. 3rd and goal, a must-score situation. As the ball is snapped, the quarterback takes the ball and runs straight toward the endzone, diving in to secure the touchdown. The rest of the team and the energetic crowd erupts, as a booming voice comes over the loud speakers at Postell Stadium....

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