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Eugene Seong

Eugene Seong

Eugene is a professional doodler who likes cello and pies. She is often found watching youtube or eating food in her natural habitat, the Hockaday Residence Deparment.

Our New Friend OnCampus

//PICTURED ABOVE: Junior Tarini Gannamaneni checks her assignments on OnCampus. At the beginning of the 2018-2019 school year, the familiar logo of Powerschool Learning no longer greeted Upper School students. Instead, a new system...

How to Beat Back to School Blues

Two weeks before school, stores start blasting their back-to-school deals, from backpacks to 5-pack notebooks. Your Hockaday Outlook inboxes begin to fill up. International students grudgingly begin to pack their luggages. Soon you exchange...

ISAS Transported to “Kindertransport”

PICTURED ABOVE // After their last performance, cast members (left to right) Vanessa Stewart, Bailey Savoie, Allison Daniels, Meredith Jones, Grace Lowry, Megan Muscato, Catherine Sigurdsson, Sidney Wang, and Tahira Chowdhury celebrate the end of...

Splashing Out of Senior Year

On May 11, the class of 2018 celebrated the end of their school year with a the annual senior splash day. With water guns, hoses, and even trash cans, the seniors sloshed water on...

The Athletic Director Search is On

On Jan. 22, Eugene McDermott Head of School Dr. Karen Warren Coleman announced former Hockaday Athletic Director Tina Slinker’s resignation. Since then, a retained search has been going on under Coleman’s leadership. An ideal...

PE Department Changes its Lineup

PICTURED ABOVE: Senior Kaleigh Beacham and Emily Baschab poses for their aerial silks class for their senior independent studies. Photo provided by Emily Baschab.  They wrap themselves in aerial silks, hanging and swinging, occasionally...

Take a Look at “Hell Week” for “The Drowsy Chaperone”

The cast sings while the costumes crew helps put on makeup and outfits, and the tech crew prepares the stage. Sound technicians test microphones to see if they are working at its best quality....

English Teachers Swap Books

Since 2012, Hockaday sophomores have accompanied British 19th century heroine Jane Eyre on her journey from the Reed household to Thornfield Manor as she endures the trials and tribulations that accompany the life of...

Form Deans Bring Smiles To Upper School

PICTURED ABOVE: Form I Dean Emily Bemenderfer, Form II Dean Alejandra Suárez, Form III Dean Jessica Chu and Form IV Dean Rebekah Calhoun (from left to right) posed as the “Dean Team” on Halloween. Each year,...

Lee Berger to Return to Hockaday

Paleoanthropologist and National Geographic Explorer-in-Residence Lee Berger will be returning to Hockaday in Oct. 10 to talk about his recent findings in South Africa. He will also talk about his new book, “Almost Human:...