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Hockaday Letters of Recommendation: Road Trip

A bulky suitcase under your feet locks your legs into an unnatural angle. Someone turns the air conditioning off and your legs are sliding on your own sweaty seat. Your siblings whine over the...

Hockaday Letter of Recommendation: Sweatpants

Sweatpants are not only comfortable but keep you warm. It was a Saturday night and I had plans to go out, but was already exhausted from a long day. Not in the mood to...

Hockaday Letter of Recommendation: Topo Chico

A classic Topo Chico drink in a retro glass bottle. The red and yellow logo displays an Aztec drinking from a magical spring, the Topo Chico spring, which is part of the legend behind...

Hockaday Letter of Recommendation: Being Stuck in Traffic

Being stuck in traffic is a universal experience. We’ve all been there: you get in the car, ready to be home after being out, maybe just having finished sports practice. It’s around 6 or...

Hockaday Letter of Recommendation: Friendship Bracelets 

//PICTURED ABOVE: Here are some examples of the more complicated friendship bracelet patterns. I began going to camp the summer after fourth grade, and making friendship bracelets with my cabinmates was definitely a highlight...

Hockaday Letter of Recommendation: Horoscopes

//PICTURED ABOVE: This horoscope wheel chart features 12 sections which are known as the houses, and the zodiac signs run counter-clockwise around the wheel. It’s a great conversation starter: what’s your star sign? You...