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Justice for all

Colin Ryan '19, Staff Writer

March 7, 2018

Jesuit High School hosted its 11th annual Social Justice Summit last month. The goal of the Summit was to teach students about the Catholic social teachings on immigration. Students heard from different speakers throughout the week in order to learn more about these important issues. The Summit began with a schoolwide speech from Bishop Jaime Soto. He called on the Jesuit community to stand in solidarity with those who seek to enter our country. “They take a lot of harsh...

Clash of the Catholic schools

Clash of the Catholic schools

February 1, 2018

Jesuit High School and Christian Brothers High School are athletic rivals, but the relationship between the students at Jesuit and CB is different than your typical rivalry. Christian Brothers was founded as an all boys school in 1876, nearly 90 years pr...

Jesuit’s scouting populace

Jesuit’s scouting populace

December 15, 2017

The Boy Scouts of America (BSA) is one of the nation’s largest youth development organizations committed to providing programs that build character, leadership skills, and personal fitness. At Jesuit High School, Boy Scouts have had an instrumental...

Merit-Based Scholarships: Why Not at Jesuit?

Merit-Based Scholarships: Why Not at Jesuit?

December 15, 2017

The Big Idea Jesuit High School has been known for its strong academics and outstanding sports programs while not offering Merit-Based Scholarships. So why has Jesuit not started to offer Merit-Based Scholarships? One obvious reason why Jes...

Teacher Transfer

Teacher Transfer

December 15, 2017

How often have you bothered to introduce yourself to the newest members of Jesuit High School’s teaching faculty? Have you ever bothered to catch a name? Well, I decided to investigate and learn more about one of Jesuit’s newest English teachers, Mrs. H...

Final preparations

Final preparations

December 14, 2017

The semester is coming to a close which means that as students across the nation get ready for Christmas break, they are also preparing for finals. While taking a 90-minute test for every class may seem daunting, there are studying strategies that ca...

Declassified: lunch line survival guide

Declassified: lunch line survival guide

November 28, 2017

Marauders love their lunch. Students bring a variety of foods to support their dietary needs, but beyond the world of igloo coolers and brown paper bags exists another option for Marauders to find their lunchtime sustenance: the cafeteria. Those who bu...

Farewell to Warren

Farewell to Warren

November 28, 2017

Nearly all Jesuit High School Students and Alumni know of the Dean’s Office ‘beep’ over the intercom. When the beep sounds, it evokes many emotions, and as student imaginations run rampant with worry or relief, the thought of one man occupies thei...

Finding God in Sophomore Year

Finding God in Sophomore Year

November 16, 2017

Sophomores, get ready for a day off from school; it’s time for your retreat! At the end of October, Senior Retreat Team Leader Mr. Paul Rose and the Jesuit High School Senior Retreat Team began heading to Christ the King Retreat Center where the...

Isaiah Says, We Listen

Isaiah Says, We Listen

November 2, 2017

Jesuit High School Drama has been beyond busy in the months leading up to this year’s fall play, Isaiah Says, which is unlike anything we’ve seen out of the Black Box in recent years. Isaiah Says is a documentary play about one of the most prevalent...

Rob in the Field

October 2, 2017