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Morgan Fisher

Sexist Valley: Culture in the Tech Industry

After Uber CEO Travis Kalanick resigned amidst a sexual harassment scandal on June 20, Dara Khosrowshahi, the current CEO of Expedia, was offered the job. Although Uber is trying to turn a new leaf,...

Defend the Dreamers

This summer at my internship at a law firm, I met a Hispanic woman who was applying for citizenship because she needed psychological care after being assaulted by an American man. This woman worked...

How to Spot Fake News

Given today’s tense political climate and influential figures like President Donald Trump denouncing supposed“- fake news”, it is imperative that anyone who stays up to date on current events does not get bogged down...

Where’d She Get That: Mrs. Lindsay

  Upper School science teacher Kirsten Lindsay-Hudak discusses her style, fashion inspiration and self-made clothing. Earrings, Passed down “I get most of my jewelry from my aunts and grandmothers.” Top, Self-made “I don’t really...

Eighth Grader Brings Awareness to Water Conservation through Art

The Dallas Water Conservation initiative, Save Dallas Water, offers a yearly contest to all City of Dallas students to submit an original piece supporting water conservation. Hockaday 8th grader Angelina Wu won the middle...

Two Students, “ONE” Film

Hockaday Junior Grace Zhang and Sophomore Emily Ma’s short film titled “ONE”, starring Megan Muscato, has been selected to be screened at Texas High School Shorts Competition at the South by Southwest Film Festival...

Fourth Time’s the Charm

When most couples describe their first date, few do it on national television with one man and 29 other woman. However, television producer Mike Fleiss decided that this would be an ideal situation to...

COFFEE V TEA: STAFF STANDOFF

MARIA HARRISON: COFFEE Two million one hundred forty-two thousand, the amount of 60-kilogram bags of coffee the United States imported in just one month— October 2016, according to the International Coffee Organization. Obviously, Americans...

A Mindful Initiative

Study for Spanish test. Edit English essay. Finish math homework. Soccer practice. Sound familiar? For some students, the list of to-do’s can go on and on, leading to overwhelming amounts of stress. Countless studies...

Put it in These Planners

Morgan Fisher – Asst. Cast Off Editor