Rohan Andresen

New ‘Harry Potter’ enchants students with an exclusive preview

By Rohan Andresen ’12

As Brophy students, teachers and friends filed into the Harkins Christown Theater around 6:30 p.m. Nov. 18, the excitement was palpable.

Audience members were adorned with Hogwarts cloaks, excitedly waving their wands and quoting spells as they waited for part one of “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hollows” to begin.

Brophy rented out two theaters at Christown and sold tickets for $15. Students were limited to purchasing two tickets.

Sarah Palin TV show gives insight on politician’s life

By Rohan Andresen ’12

TLC broke records on Sunday, Nov. 14 when they aired their new reality series documenting the daily life of ex-governor and 2008 Republican vice-president nominee Sarah Palin.

The show, “Palin’s Alaska,” was the most watched for a premier in TLC history, with 5 million viewers, according to

The first episode allows America to look into the life of Sarah Palin as she balances her work as a mom, wife and voice for the political scene.

Brophy picks regulations over donations

By Rohan Andresen ’12

In light of students not honoring the distinguished Buck of Jeans days, the event has been wiped off the calendar in order to enforce uniform regulations.

This is appalling and a hit to Brophy’s commitment and dedication to helping and caring for those in need.

Last year, Buck of Jeans Day traditionally occurred on Fridays, but not every Friday, and many time people abused this privilege.

Students would often wear jeans on Fridays, even if they were not designated days, and just claim they thought otherwise.