Photo Essay

ICE! at the Gaylord Texan Features A Charlie Brown Christmas 

Every year, ICE! at Grapevine’s Gaylord Texan displays life-size sculptures made from ice that are all a part of a holiday theme.  This year’s ICE! exhibit has over 2 million colorful sculptures hand-carved by...

Day of the Dead Dinner 2019

When boarding students entered the Biggs Dining Hall for their daily dinner routine, a different – more festive – scene unfolded before their eyes. Colorful Papel Picados hung on the wall while the movie...

Fall at the Dallas Arboretum: A Sneak Peak

PHOTOS: This autumn, the Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Gardens are featuring “It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown” in their pumpkin village through Oct. 31. Incorporating characters from the famous Peanuts comics and animated movies,...

Can You Run with the Colors of the Wind?

On Sept. 7, Hockaday held its second annual Color Run and Wellness Festival, celebrating athletics as well as health. This event expanded further since last year, including not only multiple wellness stations but also...

City Slicker: Worth the Wait?

The restaurant scene in Dallas has always been vibrant. Because of this, there are quite a few places with wait times that can reach up to over an hour. The ultimate question is whether...

Senior Mary Orsak Gives TEDx Kids Talk

When Heather Hankamer, the Director of TEDx at Southern Methodist University, saw a news story on Fox 4 that featured senior Mary Orsak and her work with the Dallas Youth Commission, she knew that...

Changsha SW1 Orphanage

Junior Claire Marucci photographed her experience volunteering at Changsha SW1 Orphanage in China. “Although China’s one child policy has ended, it still continues to influence many people’s belief that healthy girls make up the...

Hockaday Behind the Scenes

Junior Lauren Puplampu photographed places at Hockaday that students and faculty normally don’t see.