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There is Nothing South about “Somewhere South of Galway”

PICTURED ABOVE: Senior Cate Ginsberg as Brenna begins the play singing as she folds laundry. Photo by Katie O’Meara. Written and directed by senior Grace Lowry, “Somewhere South of Galway” tells the story of...

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...

Seniors to Visit Heart House

PICTURED ABOVE: English Department Chair Janet Bilhartz leads a discussion in her Contemporary American Literature Class. Photo by Katie O’ Meara. This year, equipped with empathy and knowledge, the Contemporary American Literature Senior Semester Seminar...

Senior makes YouTube Debut and Scores (Nearly) 1MILLION Views

PICTURED ABOVE: Senior Dana Choi dances at 1MILLION Dance Studio, in Seoul, South Korea, to the hit song, “Nights With You” by MØ. // Courtesy of 1Million Dance Studio With a synchronized rhythm and filled...

A Place of Unity

Last spring, the Senior Commons was a thing of my imagination. Sure, we had gotten the idea passed by administration and Student Council was working out the details, but would it actually happen? What...

A Response to my Mo Ranch Letter

There’s nothing more embarrassing than rediscovering our past selves. Whether it’s leafing through our seventh grade New Mexico photos or watching old home videos, seeing ourselves through the no-holds-barred lens of the past is...

Brain-ching Out

As seniors browse the course catalog hoping to choose which science electives to take, they read about the mandatory courses such as physics, chemistry and biology. Past these courses, Hockaday gives students the opportunity to take electives...

We’re All(aso) in this Together

If camps were hotels, Allaso would be the Ritz and Mo Ranch would be, well Mo Ranch. Gone are the days of dragging your luggage up the hill to your “cabins” and making cardboard...

Sincerely, Senior: Not Ready to Say Goodbye Yet

Time is running out. Last week marked the last 100 days of our time in these halls together. The college decisions are beginning to roll out quicker and quicker. The stress of exams and...

Sincerely, Senior: Debunking the Myth behind “College of Choice”

Sitting in college counseling, a friend of mine spoke to her advisor about a recent disappointing semester grade. The course was an extremely rigorous one and her advisor explained that a lesser grade in...