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Amanda Kim

Amanda Kim

Amanda loves dogs, classic novels, and the Spanish language. Her hobbies include managing and editing things.

The Most PHO-nomenal Pho in Dallas

I have yet to meet a person who doesn’t like a good bowl of pho. Pho – for those not in the know – is a Vietnamese rice noodle soup usually made with chicken...

Riding to Recognition

Junior Jane Cook had just finished her ride on Dec. 21 at Buckbranch Farm when she got the email. She ran straight into the arena to find her trainer. “Rebecca!” She shouted. “I got it!”...

Meet the New Student Council!

Ahead of the installation, get to know the new members of Stuco 2017-18! We asked them what they want to accomplish next year and for one fun fact about themselves. Photo Credits: Shreya Gunukula...

Are We Ready for Robocop?

When it comes to science, it seems that the human race is consistently stuck in a paradox—we yearn to advance, yet simultaneously fear change. From horrifying tales like Mary Shelley’s “Frankenstein” to real modern-day...

Bird Bakery Spreads Its Wings

7 Highland Park Village, Dallas, TX 75205 Sunday-Saturday 10 AM – 6 PM $$ I’ve always been wary of celebrity-affiliated restaurants. I know I should give them a chance, but the cynic in me...

Donald J. Trump Inaugurated

Donald J. Trump was officially sworn in as the 45th President of the United States on Jan. 20, 2017. His inauguration marked the end of Barack Obama’s second term. An estimated 800,000 people attended...

Ceramics Steps It Up

Not many people can say that they have had their artwork shown in a renowned collection, but now 38 Hockaday ceramics students can proudly add this feat to their resumés. An exhibit at the...

Journalists in Training

The Fourcast may be getting some unexpected competition. Seven Hockaday second graders – Julianne Myhre, Katie Lovein, Thandi Chisango, Callie Coats, Madrid Garrett, Margaret Hohenshelt and Eres Stone – just recently released their own...

Should Consumers Buy on Brand or off Brand?

On Brand: Amanda Kim Picture this: you’re walking down the cereal aisle at Tom Thumb, minding your own business, contemplating what delicious food you should buy for breakfast. You reach to pick up a...

Self-Defense Tips and Tricks

– Amanda Kim – Managing Editor