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Jenny Zhu

Jenny Zhu

Jenny Zhu

Jenny is a fruit tea aficionado who loves competitive reality shows (Project Runway Junior), pets every animal she sees and wants to live in a rainforest. Fourcast is her second family.

March in May – A Guide to Political Involvement and Solidarity

You’ve seen the news articles, the photo slideshows and maybe even a snap story or two from a distant Hockaday alumna. Since the swearing-in of the highly controversial President Trump in January, his decisions...

Hockaday Goes Green

Food & Herbs Six large pots of herbs sit outside the Hockaday kitchen. Under SAGE manager Liz Flannery, the dining staff has grown many of the herbs fed to the school’s population in-house for...

Talk to Me

Three years and thousands of posts into its existence, the Hockaday Class of 2017 Facebook has collected a pastiche of uniform memes, exclamation-point college acceptance statuses and buy-and-sell postings for items ranging from Girl...

Service through Science

It’s a weekday morning in the spring of 2015, and Upper School anatomy teacher Brandi Finazzo is driving to school, the circadian rhythms of radio chatter flushing her car speakers. As she pulls up...

QR Scanners: The Decisive Review

With the plethora of QR codes mushrooming in every crevice of the school – from Form meetings to signing out to posters for school events – we’ve all had to download some sort of...

Should Consumers Buy on Brand or off Brand?

On Brand: Amanda Kim Picture this: you’re walking down the cereal aisle at Tom Thumb, minding your own business, contemplating what delicious food you should buy for breakfast. You reach to pick up a...

Hillary Clinton Wins Mock Election

  Democrat Hillary Clinton alongside runningmate Tim Kaine has won the Upper School mock election with 73.4% of the vote. Republican Donald Trump and Mike Pence were slated in second with 15.88%, followed by third...

Stories From my Mixtape: The Men Feminists Left Behind but the Women They Brought Forth

After women with the likes of Rosie the Riveter began working as part of WWII homefront efforts, returning male veterans were shocked. Women working in jobs, an inherently male task? Needless to say, they...

A Response to my Mo Ranch Letter

There’s nothing more embarrassing than rediscovering our past selves. Whether it’s leafing through our seventh grade New Mexico photos or watching old home videos, seeing ourselves through the no-holds-barred lens of the past is...

Behind the Shot

Junior Abby Fuller carefully knots her blue sneakers. Swaddled in workout gear, she grabs her iPhone and earbuds to pass the time during her run before kicking open the front door. She opts to...