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Podcast Pioneer: Fourcast alum shares evolution of entrepreneurial program

//PICTURED ABOVE: Chelsea Watanabe and Catherine Jiang collaborate on the entrepreneurial podcast “Founder’s Couch,” which Jiang created at Stanford. A pioneer in machine-readable duct tape that can store information, the CEO of a biotech company...

Turning Tables into Connections

 //PICTURED ABOVE: Kristin Kessler Schell ‘86 sits at her own Turquoise Table, ready to talk to her neighbors. After a difficult French class in her sophomore year, Kristin Kessler Schell ’86 signed up for...

Cornerstones of Business: Alumnae share their stories of success

Janie Cooke works at her desk and makes phone calls at O-Venture headquarters. The Real World – a daunting phrase Hockaday students have heard numerous times throughout their school career. The cliché haunts students...

APPealing Jobs for College Students

//PICTURED ABOVE: Grace Olsen ‘18, attended the Instagram Kindness Prom last spring as an Instagram youth ambassador. She and her colleagues at the event danced the night away while focusing on the importance of...

The (HA)ART(S) of Healing at the Annual HAARTS Assembly

//PICTURED ABOVE: From left to right, Dr. Shanda Haley Blackmon ’87, Heena Genti ’96, Dr. Kim Roe ’77 and Dr. Priya Swamy Zeikus ’93 each share their experiences and knowledge with the upper school...

Forging Her Way To Success

//PICTURED ABOVE: Faced with all-male opponents and under the scrutiny of both the judges and the camera, Kelly Potter ’07 attempts to recreate a historical weapon as she stars as a two-time contestant on...

Residence Regains Reagan

//PICTURED ABOVE: The new Activities and Transportation Coordinator Reagan Martin gets to know the girls in the residence department. Just five years ago, she herself was graduating from Hockaday, so the school holds a special...

Catching Up At Fall Alumnae Dinner

On Oct. 20, Hockaday alumnae met at Liza Lee Academic Research Center lobby and Hicks meeting room. Refreshments, canapés and jazz music entertained the guests while they, with their former teachers and friends, chatted...

Part-Time Students, Full-Time Employees

University of Georgia junior Rachel Robinson ‘15 enjoys sightseeing in D.C. during her free time from her lobbying internship at Holland and Knight. Photo provided by Rachel Robinson.  Three years ago, the members of...

Hockaday Hosts HAARTS Assembly

Four Alumnae returned to Hockaday to share the ups and downs of their career in the annual HAARTS Assembly. Looking out at room full of green blazers, four Hockaday alumnae returned to their alma...