Jose Cardenas

Campus water filler stations save nearly 130K plastic bottles
Graphic by AK Alilonu ’16 – Brophy has saved nearly 130,000 bottles of water since introducing the new filler stations. Students say stations cleaner, save waste By Jose Cardenas ’16 THE ROUNDUP In the beginning of the spring semester of last year, the maintenance crew installed water fountains with automatic water bottle fillers in locations across campus. Principal Mr. Bob Ryan said that the installation of these fountains is part of Brophy’s…
Overtraining without variety can cause health defects
Photo by Isaac Myers ’18 – Sebastien Ribakare ’18 and Cameron Carr ’19 work out in the Weight Room during lunch Wednesday, April 6. By Jose Cardenas ’16 THE ROUNDUP Exercise is important for the growth of students and athletes; however, too much of it can put their health at risk. Head Athletic Trainer and Physical Education and Health Department Chair Mr. Chris White oversees the management of sports health…
Vinyl Club listens to records, builds community
Photo by Andrew Brown ’18 – Mr. Smith compares to records at the vinyl club meeting. The vinyl club embodies students and faculty who share a passion for vinyl records. By Jose Cardenas ’16 THE ROUNDUP The Vinyl Club is music appreciation club that convenes every Wednesday at lunch to converse, listen to music and discover new songs. The club’s co-presidents are Jake Lee ’16, Jack Rose ’16 and Brady…
‘A Christmas Carol’ heralds new approach to classic story
Photo by Cory Wyman ’16 – Jack Rose ’16 (left) and Erick Deyden ’17 (right) practice the first act of “A Christmas Carol” Nov. 10. By Jose Cardenas ’16 THE ROUNDUP “A Christmas Carol,” the classic story about a miser and his change of heart through a life journey during Christmas, is set to take the Brophy stage Nov. 19. While the tale has been told and retold throughout the…
Cross country team races into season confidently
By Jose Cardenas ’16 THE ROUNDUP Brophy’s cross country team begins a new season looking to make advancements in the competition with a new, young varsity team. Mr. Mike Keahon ’73, head cross country coach, first started practice in July and has plenty in mind for both long-time runners and newcomers. “The goal of this cross country season is to have as many athletes out here as possible, to compete…
Dunnion explores human condition through English, Humanities
Photo by Jose Cardenas ’16 – Mrs. Dorothy Dunnion talks about subject and verb agreement in sentences Aug. 27. Mrs. Dunnion teaches English 3 and Contemporary Humanities. By Jose Cardenas ’16 THE ROUNDUP Students know that a class lives and dies by its teacher, and those who have her say that the classes of Mrs. Dorothy Dunnion not only live but thrive. She balances the role of an educator with…
U-Haul hires Brophy students for summer internship
By Jose Cardenas ’16 THE ROUNDUP U-Haul International, the Phoenix-based truck renting company, hired 11 Brophy students for a summer internship program, as featured in an Aug. 3 Arizona Republic article. These students took different positions within a corporate environment for the first time. Garret Pedicini ’15 worked in the financial department using Excel spreadsheets and other tools while Brenner Nathan ’15 wrote news articles for the U-Haul website. “This…