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Erin Parolisi

Erin Parolisi

Erin is a sophomore who loves sushi, playing tennis and watching rom-coms on Netflix. She is most likely scrolling through food videos on Instagram.

Reel People or Reel Originals?

//PICTURED ABOVE: Lately, many Disney live action remakes have come out or are scheduled for release. The “Cinderella” remake was released in 2015 and did well with audiences and Disney fans. Stick With What...

Wheels of Misfortune: The Dangers of Rideshare Apps

//PICTURED ABOVE: The ridesharing market has expanded significantly in recent years. However, as concerns about background checks on drivers have risen, rideshare companies are facing backlash. Technology has enhanced the lives of billions of...

Celebrating Heritage at Senior Receptions

//PICTURED ABOVE: On April 7, seniors were honored at the first annual Asian and Pacific Islander heritage senior reception in the Hicks meeting room. At the close of every school year, departing seniors of...

Oh Captain, My Captain

//PICTURED ABOVE: Former volleyball captain, Maddy McBride, discusses with incoming captain, Mia Weathersby, about the next volleyball season and how to be a good team leader. Every year, Hockaday students, parents and coaches gather at...

Performances, Productions and Peas

With the red curtains opening and the spotlight hitting center stage, the cast takes their starting positions and begins singing “Many Moons Ago”, the first song in Hockaday’s 2019 musical, “Once Upon a Mattress”....

Your World Today: Celebrity Activism

PICTURED ABOVE: Reality television star and activist Kim Kardashian chats with model and activist Ashley Graham on the show “Pretty Big Deal with Ashley Graham.” Both Kardashian and Graham have been outspoken advocates on...

A Rundown of Awards Season

At the beginning of every new year, bright camera lights reflect off the sparkling, glamorous dresses on the Hollywood red carpets as the paparazzi try to snap perfect pictures of celebrities. Starting off awards...

Language Lab Goes Virtual

//PICTURED ABOVE: Since Hockaday’s Language Lab has gone virtual, the space has been repurposed into a Middle School Robotics work room. This allows the students to have more space to construct projects. This school year,...

Hockaday Ceramics Brings Masterpieces to Exhibition

Delicate pots, plates and vases created by the Hockaday Ceramics students will be decorating the John. H. Milde Gallery from Nov. 17 to Dec. 14 at the Goldmark Cultural Center. Designed and constructed by...

City Slicker: Best Pumpkin Patches

//PICTURED ABOVE: The different pumpkin patches in the Dallas area. With fall beginning, visiting pumpkin patches serves as one of the most popular autumn activities. Finding a location to take artsy autumnal photos, choosing the...