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Once Upon a Nightmare: Senior Halloween 2018

Each year at Hockaday, seniors spend hours decorating the hallways and arrive two hours earlier than normal in order to put on one of the most famous traditions: Senior Halloween. This year the seniors...

Fourcast Comic: Trading in Costumes for Coats

Comic by Anoushka Singhania

The Fourcast’s Top Picks for Halloween Candy

//PICTURED ABOVE: Some fan favorites for different Halloween candies As the month of October comes to a close, college application deadlines aren’t the only spooky things lurking around the corner. On the eve of...

Playlist: Horrifying Halloween Hits

With October coming to a close and Halloween quickly approaching, you may feel like your current top hits are not appropriate for the spooky season. To give you a break from your on-repeat songs...

Fourcast Tasty | Easy Halloween Treats

The Fourcast knows that you might want to liven your desserts in time for spooky season, so here are three Halloween desserts that won’t take more than ten minutes! Video by Eliana Goodman, Magazine...

Seniors Haunt the Hallways

On Oct. 27, seniors continued the tradition of decorating the hallways for Halloween and scaring the underclassmen. This year, they transformed the Upper School into a carnival-themed haunted house. From clowns to mimes, each...

It’s a Long Story

Photo provided by The Cornerstones Yearbook A staple of the Hockaday community since 1970, Ed Long has become part of the identity of the school itself. Few members of the community are unfamiliar with...

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...

There’s a Scientific Reason Why People Like (or Dislike) Horror Movies

PICTURED ABOVE: The famous thriller “The Silence of the Lambs” (1991) introduced the infamous Hannibal Lector to the horror world. Photo courtesy of Flickr. Halloween is on its way and with the turning autumn leaves,...

Tips and Tricks to Creep it Real This Halloween

With Halloween right around the corner, it’s time for you to start planning how you will spend the spookiest night of the year. Will you attend one of the biggest, wildest parties? Will you...