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Jesuit Magazine

Jesuit Magazine is published twice a year to bring you features on alumni, faculty, students, current topics and Jesuit Sacramento’s mission in action.

Welcome to the new digital version of our magazine! You have two ways to experience the magazine— use the flipbook above and access additional content in the highlighted links, or read the articles as traditional web posts and get even more related content. All done reading? Click the main JHS logo in the top left and return to the main website. 

Jesuit Magazine Fall 21/22
Rev. McGarry, SJ walks along side a line of graduates preparing for procession

Moving Forward: “Seeing All Things New in Christ”

Dear Friends of Jesuit High School Sacramento:

This year in all Jesuit schools and other works, we are celebrating the 500th anniversary of Ignatius Loyola’s injury during the battle of Pamplona, in Spain, which began his process of conversion from soldier to saint, and ultimately to the founding of the Society of Jesus. We refer to this moment in Ignatius’ life as his “cannonball moment,” because during the battle he was struck by a projectile that shattered his leg and left him recovering for months.  

Jesuit Magazine Fall 21/22

Celebrating the Year of St. Ignatius of Loyola

By Christopher G. Kerr, Ignatian Solidarity Network

Life definitely throws all of us some curveballs, as they say. But this year, we commemorate 500 years since life threw St. Ignatius of Loyola a cannonball.

Jesuit Magazine Fall 21/22

Diving In, Winning World Championships

It was August 7, 2021, at the closing event of the 2021 Marine Advanced Technology Education (MATE) International Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV) competition at Eastern Tennessee State University (ETSU). On stage was the Jesuit Robotics team. They looked around the auditorium and realized that, once again, their high school team had excelled and beaten teams from colleges and universities across the country and internationally.

Jesuit Magazine Fall 21/22

Jesuit STEM Goes Beyond the Classroom

Are You Ready to Launch?

Echelon Catapult (EC) was started by Donovan Jasper ’21 and his teammates on the Cybersecurity Team in April 2020 to provide free/low-cost STEM workshops to elementary/middle school students. The team has since grown to include more than 15 Jesuit and St. Francis High School students. EC develops its own workshop curriculum in fields such as cybersecurity, computer science, biology, astronomy, anatomy and physiology. They were a large part of the Summer at Jesuit faculty leading STEM components of the Academics Plus and Academy camps.

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Jesuit President’s Report
Current Issue and Digital Archive of the JHS Annual Report

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Image of front of 2020 issue hghlighting graduates throwing up caps over muted campus.

The President’s Report serves as Jesuit High School’s Annual report and was compiled by the Office of Advancement to be used only for the information of Jesuit High School’s alumni, parents, and friends. The President’s Report lists all new gifts and commitments to Jesuit for the fiscal year from July 1 to June 30. (For example, the President’s Report mailed in 2020 will reflect gifts from July 1, 2019, through June 30, 2020.)