Blogs

Miss STEM: A STEM Start to the Year

This is my first blog post in my final year of Upper School. It is an incredible feeling looking back now, with “Miss STEM” being in its third year, and seeing all of the...

Esta Tierra es Tu Tierra: Medium for Change

Senior Neha Dronamraju is doing an independent study regarding policy reform in the Dallas Independent School District for undocumented and ESL/ELL students. She will be sharing her experience as a contributor to The Fourcast in...

Esta Tierra es tu Tierra: An Introduction

PICTURED ABOVE: Senior Julia Mitterer-Claudet brainstorms ideas for educational reform in the Teen Voices Program. Senior Neha Dronamraju is doing an independent study regarding policy reform in the Dallas Independent School District for undocumented and...

Miss Stem: Summary for the Summer

Before we embark on our summer adventures, I would like to acknowledge some of the accomplishments our Hockadaisies have had over the year. Every day I come to school, I am amazed at all...

Since the AM: Spaghetti Squash Boat Recipe

After I get home from a long day at school, all I want to do is wind down with some quality comfort food. Ever since I was a kid, I have always loved my...

To Splurge or Not To Splurge: Too Faced’s Sweet Peach Palette

The cosmetics brand Too Faced dropped the Sweet Peach Eyeshadow in a limited edition release back in the spring of 2016, and everyone went absolutely nuts for it. The palette sold out in hours...

Feminist Fashion

Femininitees This store, run by two women from Brooklyn, used to operate on Etsy, but it has become so popular that they had to move to their own domain. The popular shop is known...

Heidi’s Declassified Exam Survival Guide

Dear Heidi, I’m really stressed about exams coming up, and I haven’t studied that much yet. How do I study for exams and balance them with homework? Also, do you have any tips for...

Squeaky Clean: Where to Shop for Your Next Bath

LUSH There couldn’t be a best bath shoppes list without Lush! Lush, for those who don’t know, is a bath and cosmetics company that originated in the UK. They’re known for their array of...

Winter Formal: Stranger Danger

Dear Heidi, What do I do if I don’t know my Winter Formal date very well? Sincerely, Worried about Winfo   Dear Worried about Winfo, First of all, you are not alone. I can...