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Anna Gum

Anna Gum

Anna is a sophomore who is typically out on the lacrosse field, in the library, or eating fried rice at Asian Mint. She also loves listening to music and watching The Office.

Student Council Builds Bridges

//PICTURED ABOVE: Student Council President and Vice President Menaka Naidu and Arushi Mukherjee discuss student suggestions with the council at a meeting. Every Day 6, Upper School students rummage through their closets, lockers, car...

Hockaday Letters of Recommendation: Road Trip

A bulky suitcase under your feet locks your legs into an unnatural angle. Someone turns the air conditioning off and your legs are sliding on your own sweaty seat. Your siblings whine over the...

A View on Mental Health and Technology

In 2010 Instagram entered the app store. Two years later, the percentage of Americans who own a smartphone increased to more than 50 percent, according to the Pew Center’s data. Immediately, the release of...

Fourcast Goes to the State Fair: Rides and Carnival Games

Video by Hanna Zhang and Anna Gum

Girls Go Green

High school students’ lives are filled with soft drink cans and plastic straws. What they often don’t consider is the destruction these products bring to the environment. To combat these effects, programs at all...

Hockaday Students Create Art for a New DISD Youth Center

//PICTURED ABOVE: A smaller draft of one of the panels that will go up in the center. Organizations including After8toEducate and Fannie C. Harris have been remodeling an old elementary school in Dallas into a...

Showtime in Scotland

//PICTURED ABOVE: Hockaday drama students rehearse during class. They will be waiting to hear if any are one of the lucky students to go to Scotland. Over the 2018 Holiday Break, Upper School drama...