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Julia Donovan

Julia Donovan

Julia is a sophomore who enjoys swimming and practicing her guitar and piano. She loves any animals and dreams of wingsuit flying in a flying squirrel suit.

2020 with STUCO

//PICTURED ABOVE: STUCO upholds their 2019-2020 theme of connection by making New Year’s resolutions.  2020! It is a new year and that means new goals. People make New Year’s resolutions to continue good practices,...

Charlie’s Angels Can Save Anything, but Not This Movie

//PICTURED ABOVE: “Charlie’s Angels” is a good and entertaining movie, but it fails to live up to its considerable hype. “Charlie’s Angels” is a movie remake of a popular 70s show about three crime-fighter...

Your Guide to Ordering Fall Drinks at Starbucks

With the drop in temperature, everyone needs some fall drinks to keep warm. I would recommend the Cinnamon Dolce Latte, Pumpkin Nitro Cold Brew, and the Pumpkin Spice Latte. If you are the type...

Security Check: The Rise of Surveillance Technology

//PICTURED ABOVE: Security cameras like these can be found in parking lots, the sides of buildings, parks and other public or private buildings. With the rise in technology, China and the United States have...

Work Hard, Study Hard

//PICTURED ABOVE: Arabella Ware works the cash register during her shift at Toy Maven. With Hockaday’s rigorous academic schedule, it can be challenging for students to participate in extracurriculars like sports and theater. Some...

“Ideas Worth Spreading” At 2019 Hockatalks

Offering pizza and welcoming both students and faculty, the Academic Council works on hosting annual Hockatalks. Hockatalks have been going on for four years, always planned once a year during the beginning of April....

Helping With Habitat

A slab of concrete lays on the ground—the foundation of a house. After a long two months of hard work from high school students, a family gets a new house. This year, Hockaday and...

Serious Slices

In the mood for delicious, big slices of pizza in a hip, urban atmosphere? Then think about trying Serious Pizza in Deep Ellum. Its name is definitely appropriate because it is one serious pizza...

Day in the Life of Tresa Wilson

Story by Julia Donovan, Staff Writer Photos by Graydon Paul