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Kate loves community service, softball and rom-coms. She is usually found watching TV or playing with her two dogs, a golden-doodle named Max and a golden retriever named Kash.

Once Upon a Nightmare: Senior Halloween 2018

Each year at Hockaday, seniors spend hours decorating the hallways and arrive two hours earlier than normal in order to put on one of the most famous traditions: Senior Halloween. This year the seniors...

From Farm to Classroom

//PICTURED ABOVE: Students at The Mountain School Rose (left) and Sadie (right) clean beets at the end of a day spent at the school’s farm. During a farm day, students solely work on the farms...

Why the Kavanaugh Hearing Matters to Girls Like Me

//PICTURED ABOVE: Dr. Christine Blasey Ford testifies at the Senate judiciary committee hearing on Sept. 27. Despite her testimony, the Senate confirmed Brett Kavanaugh on Oct. 6. Advisory: The following editorial may not be...

A Guide to the Ultimate No-Co Weekend

Story and graphics by Kate Woodhouse Photo provided by Kate Woodhouse, Wikimedia Commons, pexels, goodfreephotos, Flickr user yhhao, pxhere and sphere

Grand Jury Rattles the Nation

//PICTURED ABOVE: Catholic Churches across the world are recovering from recent priest abuse scandals. The Pennsylvania grand jury report was just the tip of the iceberg. DISCLAIMER: THIS CONTENT MAY NOT BE SUITABLE FOR YOUNGER...

(Deb)uting Our New Athletic Director

PICTURED ABOVE //  Athletic Director Deb Surgi and senior Isabella Shadle as well as the rest of the Upper School Athletic Board (not pictured) discuss ideas for the future of the Hockaday Athletic Board...

Form III Finds Their Strengths at Retreat

While the Form III retreat occured Aug. 25-26, Upper School math teacher and Form III Dean Jessica Chu began to plan in October of 2017. She began by asking students and advisors for feedback...

Tied Down By Trafficking: Behind DFW’s $99 Million Industry

Just minutes after leaving her high school campus, Lilah* strips herself of her identity and is shackled against her will in a dark motel room. There,she is no longer recognizable as a straight-A student...

How To Treat Your Mom On Mother’s Day

Graphic by Kate Woodhouse

Faces + Places: Behind SAGE

While a duck and the Hockaday kitchen seemingly have nothing in common, Hockaday’s Food Service Director Jaime Orman believes it is the perfect metaphor. In order to appear graceful above the water and serve...