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Fall at the Dallas Arboretum: A Sneak Peak

PHOTOS: This autumn, the Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Gardens are featuring “It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown” in their pumpkin village through Oct. 31. Incorporating characters from the famous Peanuts comics and animated movies,...

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...

40 Questions with Lisa Culbertson

Video by Eugene Seong and Kate Woodhouse

Work Hard, Study Hard

//PICTURED ABOVE: Arabella Ware works the cash register during her shift at Toy Maven. With Hockaday’s rigorous academic schedule, it can be challenging for students to participate in extracurriculars like sports and theater. Some...

The Art of Applications

While walking through the Hockaday halls, one seldom hears Germanic opera in one room, a passionate monologue in a second and a mock dance audition in another. This was commonplace, however, at the first...

Heading for a Great School Year

//PICTURED ABOVE: New Upper School Head Lisa Culbertson smiles with her new freshman advisory, shared with Lisa Fisher.  She rowed for Hockaday, toured prospective students as an H-Club ambassador and worked backstage on tech...

We’ve Got Spirit… Do You?

Most Friday nights of the school year, Hockaday girls flock to 10600 Preston Road, clad in blue and gold apparel and eager to cheer on the athletes of their brother school. Three miles away...

New facility gives CDC room to grow

//PICTURED ABOVE: After 18 months of construction, the Ann Graves Child Development Center opened on July 1. The CDC serves in total 54 children, mostly children of Hockaday employees. The state-of-the-art facilities support children...

A Little Wiser, A Lot More in Love 

//PICTURED ABOVE: Taylor poses behind a pastel backdrop that symbolizes the newfound happiness expressed in her album “Lover.” Taylor Swift released her seventh studio album, “Lover,” on Aug.  23, revealing a mature emotional honesty...

Fourcast Tasty: Four Fast Breakfast Foods

Video by Elisa Carroll