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Climate Change: Burning Up

  Since President Donald Trump’s Dec. 28 tweet that asserted since it was a cold night on the East coast, the country should not pay trillions of dollars to protect against global warming, people...

Korean Tension Freezes with the Winter Olympics

The Olympic Games roll around every two years, and their level of international attention and participation is consistently unmatched by any other event. In the midst of this year’s foreign diplomacy issues with North...

Mothers and Daughters Partner in Business

PICTURED ABOVE:  Senior Luiza Gruntmane, pictured as a toddler, modeled for ZAZA Couture, created by her mother Tereze, Luiza now works for her mother’s company during the summer.// Photo courtesy of Luiza Gruntmane A...

It’s A Long Story

PICTURED ABOVE: BACK IN THE DAY | Long is pictured here in Cornerstones’ 1972 volume when he taught monuments of culture.// Photo by Cornerstones An integral member of the Hockaday faculty since 1970, Ed...

Senior Shines Offstage

PICTURED ABOVE: STARTING YOUNG | Ginsberg helps one of her students learn music for JPAS’ “Fiddler on the Roof, Jr.”// Photo by  Cameron Ooley When she’s not on the stage, senior Cate Ginsberg teaches and...

Staff Standoff: Elevator or Stairs?

Elevator By Mary Orsak, Magazine Editor Although no comprehensive history of the elevator exists to my knowledge, the first primitive elevators date back to the third century B.C., and since the Greek mathematician Archimedes...

A Win(frey) for Oprah in 2020?

  On Jan. 7, Oprah Winfrey was awarded the Cecil B. Demille Award at the Golden Globe Awards for her “outstanding contributions to the world of entertainment.” After receiving this prestigious award, the entertainment...

G’day to Play the Clarinet

As one of Australia’s most well-known and most recognizable pieces of architecture, the Sydney Opera House has welcomed over 8.2 million guests every year since its opening in 1973. This July, a familiar face...