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Airsoft Club locks and loads for the new year

The Brophy Airsoft Club meets at Fighter Town Paintball Park.

“Airsoft Club locks and loads for the new year” is part of The Roundup’s 2010 multimedia project titled “The Soul of Brophy.” Click here to read more about this project.

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Sufjan Stevens, Of Montreal, Magic Kids offer strong Fall 2010 releases

Welcome back everyone to yet another issue of “The Music Sounds Better,” The Roundup’s monthly music podcast, but more importantly a new year of music.

Lucky for us, the music fans, we are in for quite an impressive streamline of releases this Fall/Winter 2010.

This month will feature “twee-popsters” Magic Kids, indie veterans Of Montreal and the delightfully entrancing songwriter Sufjan Stevens.

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Summit goes global

Annual forum examines economy, people and responsibility. Produced by The Roundup.

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The making of a musical

What goes into putting together a Brophy production?
There is much more to it than most theatre-goers may notice. From set-building to long practices to opening night preparations and cast parties; Brophy productions are full of continued excitement.
What may be perceived as a simple scene is comprised of several actors, singers, dancers, musicians, sound and light managers, makeup artists, directors, painters and hours of practice.

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New Roundup podcast offers music options, insight

This month The Roundup is introducing a segment where I run through a few new songs and artists that I may love, hate or find that students would like.

You can listen to this and clips from the songs discussed in the new podcast “The Music Sounds Better.” To download the podcast, head over to roundup.brophyprep.org and go to the Music section.

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Caffeinated Competition

Anyone who takes a few short steps off of Brophy’s campus is well within sight of three different coffee shops: Dutch Bros. Coffee, Lux Coffee Bar and Lola Coffee.

With the addition of the Copper Star Coffee on 7th Avenue, north of Indian School Road, there is a nearby abundance of caffeinated products for even the most die hard Bronco coffee lover.

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What would your wish be?

If you could have one wish, anything you want (except for more wishes), what would it be?

I asked this question to students for the last two weeks, 50 students to be exact, and the responses came in all forms. The most common wishes were for super powers, time machines and improving humanity.

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Multimedia Sports

Best of 2009 Football Photos

The best shots of the 2009 Brophy football season by The Roundup’s photographers.

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Keeping everthing running 24/7

“Keeping everything running 24/7 is one of the hardest parts,” said Mr. Blair Cook when asked about the most difficult aspects of his job.

The Brophy Tablet Program launched four years ago, and now all 1,270 students each use a Tablet PC computer as a tool in their classes.

It takes a team of fulltime professionals who work mostly behind the scenes to keep the school’s computers, network and data systems running smoothly.

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