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Your World Today: Syrians Flee Internal Conflict

The body of a Syrian 3-year-old boy washed up on the shores of Bodrum, Turkey on Sept. 2. Alan Kurdi and his family, who, with the exception of patriarch Abdullah, drowned in the Mediterranean...

Lee Berger Makes History

World renowned anthropologist, Lee Berger, shared his findings from the Rising Star exploration with the Hockaday School on Sept. 29, 2015. Hockaday was the first high school Berger spoke to since his headline-grabbing excavation of 1,550 nearly-complete specimens of...

Boarding Department Calls to Girls Worldwide

Hockaday’s efforts to attract students span both domestically and internationally Upper School Head John Ashton sat in a school gym on a sunny and warm November day in 2011. Wearing his usual coat and...

How ISIS Affects U.S.

College student Kareem Sharba was sitting in his house in Homs, Syria, two weeks ago, when he started to feel the ground shake below him. He noticed a huge cloud of smoke looming near...

Danger in Downtown Dallas

Preservation Texas, a foundation that works to maintain important historical sites through education, communication and advocacy, officially added Downtown Dallas to the list of Most Endangered Cities in Texas on Oct. 15. This list...