Dean Kobs named Man of the Year Runner-Up
Photo by Victor Beck ’20 | Dean Kobs ’20 plays guitar on Manresa for magis retreatants. By Victor Beck ’20 Dean Kobs ’20 has been chosen as one of the three Class of 2020 Man of the Year Finalists. Despite being a National Merit Scholar, spring distinguished student, Vinyl Club president, Magis leader, proficient artist and superb student musician, Dean Kobs ’20 at his core is a friend. When told…
Juniors adjust lives as COVID-19 disrupts college plans
By Carl Justice ’21 THE ROUNDUP COVID-19 has led to the closure of college campuses across the country as students have been forced to adjust their plans on the fly. Many rising seniors were scheduled to take classes at various universities across the country in order to get a better feel for a college campus while taking a course that interests them. Davis McHenry ’21 was scheduled to take a…
Should Brophy offer a pass-fail grading option?
By Vipul Dua’20 THE ROUNDUP With COVID-19 taking over the country, Brophy decided to take all its classes online and continue educating students through a different means of communication. After a few weeks of doing online school, students are starting to settle into this new normal. With all assignments and tests being online, the integrity of these assignments has been challenged. To counter this, Brophy has decided to put a…
Prebil surprises seniors with yard signs
Photo provided by Harrison Cohen’20 | One of Prebil’s signs sits in a senior’s yard. Photo by Harrison Cohen ’20 By Harrison Cohen ‘20 THE ROUNDUP For Brophy seniors, their high school experience is coming to an unexpected end. In the midst of this, signs began to pop up in senior’s yards saying, “We love our class of 2020 seniors!” Nick Prebil ’20 has taken the initiative to put these…
Administration makes decisions on senior activities, rest of academic year
Late afternoon on April 8, Brophy Principal Mr. Bob Ryan sent out another email that gave the Brophy community updates on the administration’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The community update featured information on final exams, summer classes and graduation activities. Prior to this message being sent out, Mr. Ryan also held a virtual meeting with the full senior class where he expressed his remorse at the unfortunate circumstances surrounding…