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Morgan Fisher

Trump Abandons Middle East Precedent

PICTURED ABOVE: President Donald Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu led a joint press conference on Feb. 15 during which Trump disclosed that he considered both two-state and one-state solutions viable.// Photo courtesy...

Not So Breaking News: Trump Accuses Scarborough of Murder

PICTURE ABOVE: Joe Scarborough on his morning show “Morning Joe.” Photo courtesy of Wikimedia Commons.  With all of the recent current events going on, like President Donald Trump potentially turning the Middle East against the...

A Silent Cry for Help: The Alarming Escalation in Teen Suicide

When 16-year-old Stacy* returned home from track practice, she began her usual routine—she ate dinner, showered, stretched out her tight muscles and put on pajamas. But instead of sitting down to complete her homework...

Seniors Welcome Underclassmen to the Circus

On Oct. 27, the Class of 2018 celebrated Hockaday’s Halloween tradition, scaring underclassmen in the decorated halls of the Upper School. With the theme of Circus, proposed at the senior retreat at Allasso Ranch, costumes...

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...