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Ponette Kim

Ponette Kim

Ponette is a lover of coffee, rowing, Italian landscapes and her dog, Honey. You can find her at Bachman Lake or at home in bed, reading. In five years, she hopes to be living in New York City.

Age of Digital Love

If I had to guess, I’ve probably read around 300 books in my lifetime. And while many of those were akin to “Magic Treehouse” and “Diary of a Wimpy Kid,” the bulk of the...

Cole Sprouse’s New Movie Is Five Feet Apart From Enjoyable

2 stars There isn’t a person between the ages of 13 to 20 that doesn’t know the name of Cole Sprouse. From his debut in “The Suite Life on Deck” to his more recent...

Hockaday Model UN Attends NAIMUN

Although Model United Nations is one of Hockaday’s most popular clubs with around 85 members, not many students know what exactly is achieved in the club. Some assume that it is a more generalized...

Backstreet’s Back, Alright!

I would say that most of the American population knows the song “I Want It That Way” by the Backstreet Boys. To be frank, that’s the only song I know by them. Even though...

Hockaday Girls Empower At 2019 Women’s March

This year marks the third successful Women’s March in Dallas, where thousands of women congregated to celebrate women and their accomplishments. According to state Rep. Rhetta Andrews Bowers, D-Rowlette, who organized the march, the...

Brodsky Breaks Tradition at MIT

//PICTURED ABOVE: Gripping the mic in concentration, Quinn Brodsky ‘18 moves the audience with her talented voice. This picture is from her 2015 performance with her band, The Hey Heys, at music venue and...

Forty Questions With The Fourcast – Mrs. Tracy Walder

Copy Editor Ponette Kim and Sports Editor Shea Duffy follow Mrs. Tracy Walder around the Upper School while she answers 40 questions. To find out about her high school mascot or her favorite movie,...

Twenty-One Pilots Top the Charts

You may recognize the name Twenty One Pilots from their immensely popular album “Blurryface,” released in 2015. The titular song dominated the radio for months and the catchy tune wormed its way into every...

Building Blocks for Bachman

//PICTURED ABOVE: Seniors Felicity Diamond and Isabel Peppard, both engineering students, assemble lowboys using PVC pipes for their newest project dedicated towards building new equipment for the Hockaday crew team. Diamond rows for Founders Rowing...

Forty Questions With The Fourcast – Dr. Jason Goldstein

Copy Editor Ponette Kim and Web Editor Michelle Chen follow Dr. Jason Goldstein around the Upper School while he answers 40 questions. To find out what his morning routine or favorite animal is, click...