Monday, September 21, 2020

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Parents everywhere perhaps caution their kids from pursuing English degrees. Common criticisms include, "It's just not practical" or "It's a waste of money" or "It'll land you a job at the Wendy's down the street." Jesuit alumnus Jeffrey Miller defies this perception. An English major himself, Miller recently won the $625,000 MacArthur 'Genius' Grant this past Wednesday, September 25, 2019. About...
This year, there are three new ASC members: Austin Hatton ’15, Martin Day ’15, and Patrick O’Malley ’15. Watch the video to learn more about Patrick O'Malley ’15, one of the three new ASC members. To learn more about the other two ASC members, click here to watch a video about Austin Hatton '15 and click here to watch a...
ASC: it's not a college, sports conference, or American society of cinematographers. ASC is a unique program in which a group of recent Jesuit-alumni college graduates come back to teach, guide, and enjoy the Jesuit community. Since 2009, Jesuit has welcomed back over 35 alumni to teach, guide, and enjoy the Jesuit community. These special alumni, known as the Alumni...
This year marks the eleventh group of ASC members at Jesuit. Since 2009, Jesuit has welcomed back over 35 alumni to teach, guide, and enjoy the Jesuit community. These special alumni, known as the Alumni Service Corps (ASC for short), embody what it means to be Men for Others. They give back to their community, and Jesuit has been blessed...
The Roundup celebrated its success over the 2018-2019 school year with its annual banquet last Wednesday, March 22. Current staff writers, parents, siblings, past leadership members, and the club moderators arrived at the Jesuit cafeteria at 6:00 PM. The guests socialized for around thirty minutes before Editor-in-Chief Emmet Halm '19 opened by recognizing the special guests and Roundup alumni attending...
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...
“Teach us to give and not to count the cost.” — St. Ignatius of Loyola   Aptly displayed on the Jesuit Auction homepage, this revealing excerpt from Ignatius’ prayer demonstrates the larger goal for the annual Jesuit Auction: generosity. Jesuit Dallas strives to make admission available to all qualified applicants, regardless of availability to pay, and this auction goes a long way...
"I called him My Superman. And during his life, he personified the attributes of the Man of Steel."  Ruth Edmond, devoted wife of 53 years Jesuit's first black graduate Charles Edmond '58 passed into the embrace of God on April 12, 2018.  Battling Parkinsons Disease, he was 77.  He is survived by his wife Ruth, son Charles, daughter Jonna, and...

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