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No Campaign, No Gain

PICTURED ABOVE // Senior Tosca Langbert participated in Julie Johnson’s Texas House District 115 campaign over the summer. From this experience, she saw behind the scenes of election campaigns and further increased her passion...

SAGE: Beyond the Lunch Menu

//PICTURED ABOVE: a SAGE Dining Services salad bar during lunch. Photo by Kelsey Chen. SAGE Dining Services, the company that puts food on everyone’s lunch plate at Hockaday, advertises “fresh produce, antibiotic and hormone-free...

Our New Friend OnCampus

//PICTURED ABOVE: Junior Tarini Gannamaneni checks her assignments on OnCampus. At the beginning of the 2018-2019 school year, the familiar logo of Powerschool Learning no longer greeted Upper School students. Instead, a new system...

Growing Up In a “Full House”

PICTURED ABOVE // The Ryan sisters, Annabelle, Mary Rae, Sarah, Beth, Victoria, right before boarding a cruise in London, United Kingdom in 2017. Photo provided by Sarah Ryan. According to The World Factbook, United...

The Puppy Next Door

PICTURED ABOVE // Upper Morgan Dorm Mom Vicki Palmer smiles with her fluffy dog, Sugar. Photo by Charlotte Dross. At first glance, Bella and Sugar are like any other Hockaday Upper School girls. Bella dreams...

How To Treat Your Mom On Mother’s Day

Graphic by Kate Woodhouse

Mastering The Confucian

Many consider Chinese as one of the hardest languages to master when regarding the world’s most difficult language. Having five different tones and thousands of characters without alphabet, the challenges Chinese possesses make the...