Alumni return, teach students about life beyond high school

Broncos return to teach in a diverse range of subjects

By Sean Harris ’11

Armed with coffee mugs and red pens, the teaching staff of Brophy play an integral role in the promise to make Brophy a college preparatory experience.

They should know all about this promise; after all, some of them went to Brophy.

Out of the about 80 faculty members at Brophy, 15 are alumni who once wrote essays but now grade them.

Hubbell embraces nickname as ‘the ultimate sub’

By Erik T. Masingill ’12

When teachers are not present for class, the normal reaction for students has been to look for Mr. Scott Heideman.

However, a new faculty member, Mr. Ryan Hubbell, is also a regular substitute this year.

Mr. Hubbell came to Brophy because of all the opportunities it provides students.

Laverman, Brennan retire after a combined 60 years at Brophy

This May, Mrs. Mary Laverman and Mr. Dave Brennan will be stepping down as Brophy teachers after a combined 60 years of experience.

Both will be retiring, Brennan after 35 years of teaching Latin and Laverman after 25 years of teaching Latin.

“I always get emotionally attached to them (students) and they have brought my life such meaning and purpose,” Mrs. Laverman said.