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Your World Today: Timeline traces Iran-U.S. relations leading to current conflict

//PICTURED ABOVE: Iranian crowds march in protest leading up to the 1979 Iranian Revolution against the shah. With jokes about a potential WWIII due to rising tensions between Iran and the United States flooding...

Student Council Builds Bridges

//PICTURED ABOVE: Student Council President and Vice President Menaka Naidu and Arushi Mukherjee discuss student suggestions with the council at a meeting. Every Day 6, Upper School students rummage through their closets, lockers, car...

Renewing Your License at 18: 2020 Edition

Spending hours at the Department of Motor Vehicles instead of at school feels like a waste of time, but often you don’t have a choice. You have to power through the complicated process if...

Sophomores Challenge the Government: Students take hands-on approach to political issues

//PICTURED ABOVE: Sophomore Students attend Climate Strike at City Hall in December planned by Government student Elise Little. After years of completing a research paper at the end of the semester, sophomores taking the...

FEMPWR: Group plans to expand female empowerment activities

//PICTURED ABOVE: FEMPWR hosted a forum in March discussing the female role as students transition beyond high school. This school year, female empowerment group FEMPWR is looking to host another forum and extend their...

Students Join Pros in UChicago Program: Marine Biology Lab experience offers unique opportunity

//PICTURED ANOVE: Dr. Barbara Fishel, Brandi Finazzo and Dr. Coleman explore the Marine Biology Lab in Woods Hole, Mass. In just a few days, 20 students will be studying the development of embryos, observing...

iSpy Something Informative

//PICTURED ABOVE: Tracy Walder, Upper School Spycraft Teacher, advises Isabel Chavez on details about her podcast about national security and foreign policy. Every morning, some Hockaday girls jump into the car and instinctively turn...

YWT: Impeachment Inquiry Brings Witnesses, Evidence into Public Eye

//PICTURED ABOVE: With the announcement of a formal impeachment investigation, the Democratic and Republican parties face off. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) announced a formal impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump on Sept. 24...

Virtuous Cycle of Recycling

//PICTURED ABOVE: Illustrated here are problems caused by improper recycling, such as air contamination and sea animal death. To educate students on proper recycling and prevent these types of issues, Hockaday is working on improving...

Security Check: The Rise of Surveillance Technology

//PICTURED ABOVE: Security cameras like these can be found in parking lots, the sides of buildings, parks and other public or private buildings. With the rise in technology, China and the United States have...