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Amelia Brown

Amelia Brown

Amelia Brown

Amelia is someone you’ll spot on a long jog sporting a bright lulu tank top or eating sweet potato hash at True Food Kitchen with her friends. In her backyard you will find a tortoise who loves bananas, a coop of egg- laying chickens, and a black- spotted rabbit.

Spread the Holiday Cheer with a Festive Sweater

With lots of holiday parties around the corner, holiday sweaters are a necessity. Check out these sweater hot spots to find anything from a decorative vest to 3D holiday attire.   Ugly Christmas Sweater...

Mistletoe Sales Spread Holiday Cheer

PICTURED ABOVE: Trevor Godkin, President of Jingle Bell Mistletoe Stella Wrubel, Quinn Graves and Isabella Dickason pose under mistletoe for a promotional photo shoot. Wrubel works alongside these three fellow sixth graders for Jingle...

Students Share the Stories of Heart House Refugees

Some jumping up and down with excitement and others shying away in fear, the third to fifth grade kids at Heart House watched a big group of high school girls in plaid skirts and...

Teachers Get Schooled in Self Defense

PICTURED ABOVE: Director of Accounts Payable Lana York and Upper School science teacher Kirsten Lindsay- Hudak mirror instructor Meg Hinkley to learn new self defense techniques. Photo by Karen Lin. With clenched fists and eyes...

Tips and Tricks: Suggestions to maintain a balanced lifestyle

Photo (left) Provided by: Creative Commons; Photo (right): Wikimedia Commons A Look Inside Popular Fast Food Chains: In a national report known as Chain Reaction III, a group of nonprofit activist organizations, including Friends...

From Psycho to Get Out: The Evolution of the Horror Industry

Squeezing her friend’s hand, young Claire Cothren, Upper School English Teacher, clenches her teeth as a suspenseful soundtrack builds. She holds her breath and grasps her friend’s hand harder as the protagonist watches an...

Faces and Places: A Fan Base Like No Other

PICTURED ABOVE: Senior Michelle Mankoff sports Sean Lee’s jersey at the first game of the season // Photo by Shreya Gunukula Camouflaged in a sea of blue and silver, Upper School parent Max Swango doesn’t...

Tips and Tricks: Maintain a Balanced Lifestyle

  The Frozen Fix Whether you prefer a pint of Ben and Jerry’s or a Ha?agen-Dazs fudgesicle, frozen treats can be addicting. However, you can leave the calories behind and get what you’re craving...

Stories that Drive Change

PICTURED ABOVE: Founder of My Name My Story Amit Dodani leads a discussion on diversity at the sophomore retreat on Aug. 24 From growing up with a speech impediment to joining his school’s mock debate...

Play it Back: Hockaday Softball

Game Background To kick off the consolation bracket in the Southern Preparatory Conference championship, the Hockaday varsity softball team competed against The Oakridge School. Beating Oakridge by one point in their last game of...