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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.

Boom, Crash, Bang: A Review of “The Crimes of Grindelwald”

// PICTURED ABOVE: Johnny Depp as Gellert Grindelwald in the fan-beloved “Fantastic Beasts” series. Photo courtesy of Flickr user Gage Skidmore. Boom. Crash. Bang. You’ll definitely need a specific taste to enjoy the “Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes...

A New Community Leader

//PICTURED ABOVE: Sarah Crow and Isabella Shadle discuss matters of Habitat for Humanity. Sarah Crow, the new leader for Habitat for Humanity, will show her passion for this organization by making great strides for the...

Club Fair

Every year, Hockaday hosts a club fair to shine a spotlight on all of the clubs that the school has to offer. These clubs catch the attention of possible members with food and fun...

The New and Improved Health Class

//PICTURED ABOVE: Students from Coach Nunez’s sophomore health class work on an identity activity. In previous years, Hockaday Upper School students would take quarter-long health classes. Now, sophomores and seniors take a semester-long health course...

A Brainy New Exhibit

//PICTURED ABOVE: the Neuron Pop-Up exhibit in the Ann Bower 67’ gallery. Photo by Kelsey Chen. This week, a new pop-up exhibit in the Ann Bower 67’ gallery, Neuron Pop-Up, featured student artworks from the semester-long...

Fourcast Tasty | Quick Healthy Breakfasts

Slept past your alarm but don’t want to substitute your breakfast with unhealthy advisory foods? The Fourcast’s got your back with this recipe video that’ll show you how to make quick breakfasts on the...

A Wild New Class

//PICTURED ABOVE: Students from Hockaday’s new course Anatomy, Evolution and the Zoo: Intersection of Biology, Design and Community Impact and students from W.T. White tour the Dallas Zoo on Sept. 7. The two classes work...

Charlsie Griffiths Finds Her Forte With New Fine Arts Department Role

//PICTURED ABOVE: Charlsie Griffiths sits in her new office as she takes on her new role in the Fine Arts Department. In April, Charlsie Griffiths received the news that she would be the new...