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Niamh McKinney

Niamh is a junior probably thinking about napping. She enjoys tea, eating coffee ice cream after triathlons, and having people pronounce her name correctly.

Snow to Savor

With an emphasis on staying local and natural, new Lakewood dessert spot Snowbaby serves only creamy shaved ice. The restaurant, located in the Lakewood shopping center, is small, However, the area is clean and...

TED IN TRAGEDY

  4/5 STARS In July, 1969, Ted Kennedy, presidential hopeful at the time, went to a party at a friend’s house on Chappaquiddick, an island off the coast of Massachusetts. At what he later...

It’s A Long Story

PICTURED ABOVE: BACK IN THE DAY | Long is pictured here in Cornerstones’ 1972 volume when he taught monuments of culture.// Photo by Cornerstones An integral member of the Hockaday faculty since 1970, Ed...

Athletes Hidden in the Hockaday Hallways

PICTURED ABOVE: PLANT THE POLE| Chemistry Teacher Jen Fore flies into the air while practicing her pole vault technique at the Hockaday track.// Photo by Sarah Schultz From basketball games to coaching to women’s...

Fall Sports Transition to the Winter

Some students go straight to a new sport right after the end of fall sports, or perhaps they try to stay fit while they await the beginning of the spring season sports. However, crew,...

CitySlicker: Pumped for Pasta

Although Tex Mex cuisine permeates Dallas food culture, Italian restaurants rich with history and community are also scattered through the city. Some places, like Jimmy’s Food Store, which has been family-operated since 1966 in...

Hooper Takes the Helm

PICTURED ABOVE: Senior and captain Cheryl Hao prepares to start her 3000 meter steady state piece. Photo by Karen Lin.  It’s early September on a Tuesday afternoon in the Hockaday Higginbotham Natatorium. A group...