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Secretary Pete Buttigieg announced that millions would be spent from the federal government’s new infrastructure law

Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg announced on Aug. 12, that millions from Biden’s new Bipartisan Infrastructure Law would be used in Phoenix, aiming to connect communities and promote sustainable transportation. Phoenix Mayor Kate Gallego and Buttigieg said that the $25 million of the $75.3 million of the RAISE grant would be focused on the Reimagined 3rd […]

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Students complete 226-mile run protesting destruction of native land

Renzo Moran ’24 THE ROUNDUP The Brophy Native American club ran from Flagstaff to Oak Flat, February 17th through the 20th, to protest the mining company Resolution Copper from taking land they say is sacred to the Apache.  It worked as a relay system with two vehicles there to pick up students who had finished […]

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How the SCC’s free refill stickers came to fruition

By Owen Wong ’23 THE ROUNDUP With the Student Climate Coalition’s recent Town Hall and Zero Waste campaign, which pushed for awareness of waste within our community, came the SCC’s Free Refill stickers, which allow students to get free refills from the Corral for the remainder of the school year. But how have these stickers […]

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Anxiety and depression on a rise in students

David Albelais The Roundup Anxiety and depression in high school students have been on a steady rise over the last couple of decades, mainly coming from extreme stress and high amounts of pressure in day-to-day life. Students today are five times more likely to suffer from either one of these illnesses compared to a student […]

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Asynchronous online classes are revolutionizing high school learning

By Alex Gross ’24 THE ROUNDUP Brophy’s new all-online asynchronous classes are the next step towards successful learning in this new age of COVID-19. Though school during the lockdown is something that we hope to never experience again, there are some positive takeaways that we can use to improve classes in the future.  Many productive […]

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25 States and counting introducing mandatory financial literacy classes

David Albelais ‘22 The Roundup   It is truly a miracle that the United States is finally starting to care about teaching high school students about important topics like finances and taxes instead of what William Taft did in 1903.    According to Career Builder, a major employment website, around 78% of working Americans are […]

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Sophomore Henry Wagy, a Skilled Fly Fisherman, takes home silver

Whether it be a competition, training or just relaxing, Henry Wagy ’24 can always be found near some water with a fishing rod. Ever since his dad first taught him, Wagy has been an avid fisherman, and a pretty good one at that.    Henry Wagy competes for Team U.S.A. Youth Fly Fishing, which is […]

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How the Bod Pod has Changed Professional and Educational Sports Medicine

THE ROUNDUP By Alex Gross ’24   While awkwardly sitting in a pill-shaped capsule wearing nothing but your underwear and a hair cap, you can receive one of the most accurate body composition tests in the market today. The Bod Pod is widely regarded as the standard for body composition testing and has helped revolutionize […]

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Sun Devils support Brophy’s music program 

Harrison Simmons ’22 THE ROUNDUP   It takes a lot of work to prepare all the different levels, classes, and students for Brophy’s multitude of concerts and performances throughout the school year. Dr. Jonathan Robinson is only able to assist his hundreds of students, varying in the instruments they play, to a certain degree since […]

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A Deeper Look into the Cube Sat Team

By Edward Hoppensteadt ‘24 THE ROUNDUP The Brophy Cube-Sat team is working on taking a big step in the study of dust patterns leading to Valley Fever cases in the American Southwest.   According to Mr. Mica Mulloy, a faculty advisor for the Cube-Sat team, “The Cube-Sat team is building a 20cm by 20cm by […]

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