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Hodge expresses life through illustration, animation
Photo by Camden Andl ’19 | A boxer delivers an uppercut to his opponent in an “Inktober” sketchbook illustration by Avery Hodge ’19. By Camden Andl ’19 THE ROUNDUP Many on the Brophy campus have seen the artwork of Avery Hodge ’19, but they may not realize the work behind each piece, and Hodge’s art in general. Hodge, like most kids, began doodling at a young age. In grade school, he…
Christmas music overplayed, time for something new
Art by Camden Andl ’19 | The Grinch disdainfully listens to Christmas music on his phone. Camden Andl ’19 THE ROUNDUP I have five words—Christmas music is extremely overrated. Even as I write these words, I know I have already dug myself into an inescapable hole, wherein I will be torn to pieces by the undying and forever loyal Christmas fanatics. My words to those people—I do not dislike Christmas,…
NEEDTOBREATHE perform powerful show in Phoenix on “Forever On Your Side” tour
Photo by Camden Andl | NEEDTOBREATHE lead singer, Bear Rinehart, performs song “Difference Maker,” donning a mirror covered jacket. NEEDTOBREATHE performed Sept. 24 at Comerica Theater in Phoenix. By Camden Andl ’19 THE ROUNDUP   Folk inspired bands NEEDTOBREATHE, Johnnyswim and Forest Blakk performed Sept. 24 at Comerica Theater in Phoenix. Forest Blakk, a solo urban-folk artist from Montreal Canada, opened first, playing songs from his recently released EP, “Minutes.”…
Breuer rediscovers love for theater, friendship in Seussical
Photo by Nate Kerber ’19 | Ryan Breuer ’20 rehearsing during a practice. Seussical debuts on Oct. 10.   By Camden Andl ’19 THE ROUNDUP   Junior Ryan Breuer ’20 is returning back to the stage with a lead role two years after his last show. Last performing in eighth grade, Breuer decided to audition for Brophy and Xavier’s fall musical: “Seussical.” “I actually did this show in fifth grade,…
“Hypebeast” culture impedes on individuality
Illustration by Camden Andl ’19 | A hypebeast stands atop a pile of clothes, sporting many popular hypebeast brands. By Camden Andl ’19 THE ROUNDUP The word hypebeast is a slang term to describe someone who obsessively purchases products and releases from “hyped” brands. Hypebeasts often do not care what an article of clothing looks like, as long as the “hyped” brand’s logo is clearly shown. Many spend unnecessarily large…
New photo studio setup includes ‘infinity wall,’ opens doors to photo students
By Camden Andl ’19 THE ROUNDUP Hidden in a relatively secret room on the third floor of Eller, the new photo studio is the campus’ newest addition in the last few months. Located in what used to be the darkroom, this new studio setup includes a black backdrop for portraits and product shots, professional studio lights, and a state of the art cyclorama, or “cyc” wall. Cyclorama walls are also…
Guitarist Macneil applies musical abilities, co-founds new band
Photo By Hunter Franklin ’19 | Jack MacNeil ’19 plays the guitar in front of the Brophy Tower during break. By Camden Andl ’19 THE ROUNDUP Disclaimer: Although The Roundup staff member Chris Stanek ’19 is a part of ‘The Stickmen’ and is mentioned in a quote used in this article, he had no part in the writing or editing of this article. While his abilities may not be well-known…
Jesuit mural in Brophy Hall surprises staff, honors heritage
Photo by Edwin Perez ‘18| A student looks onto the Brophy Graphic in Brophy Hall on October 19th, 2017. The Jesuit mural was a surprise to both Brophy students and faculty.  By Camden Andl ’19 THE ROUNDUP Anyone walking through Brophy Hall since late September is bound to have noticed a big change: a mural of past and present Brophy Jesuits was affixed to the walls of the stairwell connecting the…
Musicians Exchange Club talks leadership, plans for coming year
New Musicians Exchange Logo drawn by Camden Andl ’19 By Camden Andl ’19 THE ROUNDUP After the graduation of previous Musician’s Exchange president Max Fees ’17, students have wondered what the music scene at Brophy will be like this year. English teacher and Musician’s Exchange moderator Mr. Lane McShane ’82 said that this year’s club has strong junior leadership that he thinks will help the club continue to succeed. “We’ve got…
Video: Awaken Coffee sets up shop at Brophy
Video by Camden Andl ’19 and Spencer Inglett ’19 THE ROUNDUP Brophy grads Harrison Bowers ’11 and Tyler Christensen ’11created their own coffee company in 2016, and will be selling their brew around the Brophy campus for the rest of the school year.