Harrison Cohen

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…
Threat of closed border amidst pandemic worries migrants
Photo courtesy of Brophy College Preparatory | Migrants eat at a Kino Border Initiative dining hall By Harrison Cohen ’20 The ROUNDUP The threat of closure of Arizona’s border with Mexico due to COVID-19 is causing fear in migrants of either getting stuck in Arizona or Mexico. Despite the possible effects of a border closure on Arizonan immigrants, the Trump Administration is looking to turn away migrants along the border.…
Late releases in rap music anger fans, build anticipation
Photo courtesy of Caleb Musfeldt | Arizona rapper, Coolpicsofty, performs in front of a large audience. In recent years, there has been a trend in hip-hop of artists failing to release music on their initially-set release dates. Rappers like Playboi Carti, Lil Uzi Vert and Kanye West have been a few of the most notable artists to follow this trend. Students across Brophy’s campus have grown increasingly aware and frustrated…
Sustainability takes hold on campus through Velocity Club, trash audit
Photo by Harrison Cohen ’20 | Velocity Club displays Brophy’s trash from Oct. 7, 2019, in the Octagon. By Harrison Cohen ’20 and Ryan Middlemist ’20 THE ROUNDUP Brophy has been making varied sustainability efforts, with examples of awareness posters about plastic bottles, green stickers reminding students about their impact on the environment when using paper towels and resource conservation programs. Most recently, the Velocity Club has taken action by…
College application process causes stress, unhealthy work habits in students
Photo by Mark Rossbach ’21 | Brophy seniors work on college applications during a workshop in B105 By Harrison Cohen ’20 THE ROUNDUP As college application deadlines draw near, the pressures of the college admissions process escalate as well. With 3,650,460 graduating seniors across the nation this year, many are competing to earn a spot in the schools of their choosing. Often, to get the best chance at admission, students…