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Sexual Harassment Exposed in Hollywood

PICTURED ABOVE: Harvey Weinstein walks the red carpet prior to revelations about his sexual misconduct throughout the majority of his career as a powerful producer. Photo courtesy of David Shankbone.  On Oct. 5, the New...

Dallas Invigorates its Art Scene with Cultural Plan

When thinking of the Dallas art scene, live music from the clubs of Deep Ellum might blast in one’s head; perhaps a serene view of the Nasher sculpture gardens or the newest exhibit at...

Seniors Welcome Underclassmen to the Circus

On Oct. 27, the Class of 2018 celebrated Hockaday’s Halloween tradition, scaring underclassmen in the decorated halls of the Upper School. With the theme of Circus, proposed at the senior retreat at Allasso Ranch, costumes...

Saudi Arabia Lifts the Ban on Women Driving

PICTURED ABOVE: The Women to Drive movement was started by Saudi Arabian women in protest of their right to drive. Photo courtesy of Wikimedia Commons.  Saudi Arabia announced on Sept. 26 that it was lifting...

Dr. Coleman Installed As Hockaday’s 13th Eugene McDermott Head of School

On Oct. 15, students, faculty, members of the Hockaday community and distinguished guests gathered in Penson Gym to celebrate the installation of Dr. Karen Warren Coleman as the 13th Eugene McDermott Head of School....

Student Council Stop-By Scheduled For Next Week

PICTURED ABOVE: Student Council President Samantha Watson and Vice President Zasca Ristianto converse with Senior Jennifer Wang about suggestions for the upcoming year. Photo by Emily Fuller. On Oct. 24, during advisory, Student Council is to...

Hockaday Films Take Times Square

PICTURED ABOVE: A scene from “Occhiolism” by sophomore Louisa Lindsley New York. Times Square. The doors of the AMC Empire 25 Theater opened on Oct. 7 to welcome throngs of high schoolers from all over...

And From Dr. Coleman’s Office: Hurricane Harvey

The Fourcast asked Head of School Dr. Karen Warren Coleman about the school’s response and relief efforts after Hurricane Harvey. Q. As the first big, national event that has occurred as the Head of...

Hurricane Harvey Devastates Texas Coast, Hockaday Reaches Out to Help

PICTURED ABOVE: Two members of the National Guard conduct a rescue mission as Yearbook Consultant Mickey Mehrens snaps a picture of the scene. Photo provided by Mickey Muhrens. As a Category 4, Hurricane Harvey made...

Summer Updates Improve School

For many of us Hockadaisies, the place we spend most of our time is our school. This past summer, our most familiar place in Dallas—the Hockaday campus—experienced some slight but quite influential changes. Here...