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Shea Duffy

Shea Duffy

Shea is an energetic! junior who peaked at Swiss Semester. She loves sushi, her dogs, Bean and Rice, and chewing on ice (her dentist hates her!) She is always down for a competitive game of Words with Friends.

A Nation Defined by Vaccinations

Stricken with fear, a young mother rushes into the emergency room. In her arms, she holds her two-year-old son, lying as limp as the teddy bear he clutched a few hours ago. A large...

Middle Schooler Makes her Mark

PICTURED ABOVE // Fifth grader Sena-Ter Asom holds up her medal from the  AAU Junior Olympic Games at Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa. Staring down the red strip of track ahead of her,...

Where’s My Mum?

SEE ABOVE // The breakdown of Fourcast Business Manager Ashlye Dullye’s mum from J. J. Pearce High School As fluorescent lights illuminate the field, hundreds of fans cheer as the home team crosses the...

Class of 2022 Bonds At Allaso Ranch

On Aug. 21, the class of 2022 piled onto charter buses and began the 2-hour journey to their freshman retreat at Allaso Ranch. A rite of passage for the newly initiated upper-schoolers, the retreat...

(Tech)nically Speaking…Is Alexa Worth It?

PRO-ALEXA She’s not a friend, she’s not your sister, she’s not even a person. Yet she lives in your living room and you talk to her frequently. She can recite the recipe for vanilla...

Style of Influence Exhibit

Every Saturday, I watched as “Wizards of Waverly Place” was interrupted by Michelle Obama, urging me to spend the next 30 minutes playing outside. She wore a red dress with sneakers as she shot...

Behind Cinco de Mayo

Americans love Cinco de Mayo. Mexican restaurants and businesses happily accept the increase in sales; Americans use the day as an excuse to drink margaritas and eat tacos to their heart’s content. However, many...

ISAS Arts Festival Comes to an End

Senior Hockaday students sit on graduation terrace and listen to senior Genny Wood play guitar. Sophomore Angie Walsh poses with dances in the dance balcony. Sophomore Isabel Chavez claps for the Hockaday St Mark’s...

CitySlicker: Spring Has Sprung

As vividly colored tulips and peonies pop up around Dallas and allergies thus start to plague the Hockaday hallways, everyone knows that springtime has finally arrived. These dazzling displays scattered around the Dallas area...

New Buses Roll into Penson Parking Lot

PICTURED ABOVE: The junior varsity soccer team boards the bus to their weekly away game on Feb 2. Photo by Jenny Choi. For many years, Hockaday students have traveled to sports games or on...