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Inaara Padani

Inaara Padani

Inaara Padani

Inaara is a mango-lover and a dessert enthusiast who enjoys cuddling with her dog while binge-watching Netflix. Skills include making thirty-minute brownies in twenty minutes and rapping Look At Me Now by Busta Rhymes. She once held the world record for being the youngest person on Earth. Inaara does as Erin commands.

Sephora (Black) Ups its Game

In September of 2015, beauty retail Sephora decided to team up with Paris-based black|Up, an upscale beauty brand catered toward women of color. Founded by Audrey N’Gadi, Black|Up’s goal is to “answer to the...

Locked & Loaded

Feb. 23, 2010 was a normal school day at Deer Creek Middle School in Edmond, Oklahoma, or at least it was supposed to be. Now retired math teacher Dr. David Benke was on afternoon...

Day of Promise Unites Dallas

Individuals from all over North Texas gathered at Village Burger Bar for Hockaday’s fifth annual Day of Promise on Monday, April 11. Originally started by Olivia Karihan ‘11, who wanted to do something similar to...

Religion Trumps Politics

“Donald J. Trump is calling for a total and complete shutdown of Muslims entering the United States until our country’s representatives can figure out what is going on,” Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump said,...

Reivew: Brooklyn

While the psychological argument that where we come from heavily influences who we are might be true, the journey of finding yourself holds just as much merit. “Brooklyn” proves exactly that. This emotion-evoking film,...

Students Sleep for a Cause

Upper School students experience homelessness to raise money for Promise House. Most people wouldn’t jump at the opportunity to leave the comfort of their warm, cozy bed and sleep outside on concrete in the...

Balancing Biases in Politics

Following the first democratic debate on Tuesday, Oct. 13, which featured candidates Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders and Martin O’Malley, as well as Jim Webb and Lincoln Chafee who are no longer in the race,...

Upper School Announces Start of Current Event Talks

On Thursday, Dec. 3, Head of Upper School Terry Murray announced his intention to create more discussion on campus about current events. In order to accomplish this, the Upper School Administration would like to...

Money (Should Not Be) on My Mind

It’s April 1–known to most Americans as April Fool’s Day, but better known to high school seniors as the day their fate is decided; the day that everything they’ve worked for comes to a...

Girl Code

It’s no secret that people’s interest and desire for novel technology has grown over time – Apple recently reported that from January 2008 to March 2015, approximately 700 million iPhones were sold worldwide. Additionally,...