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Students Join Pros in UChicago Program: Marine Biology Lab experience offers unique opportunity

//PICTURED ANOVE: Dr. Barbara Fishel, Brandi Finazzo and Dr. Coleman explore the Marine Biology Lab in Woods Hole, Mass. In just a few days, 20 students will be studying the development of embryos, observing...

Shoot, Score…A+

Allison Camp works in College Counseling as the seniors prepare their college applications.    Mentors are experienced and trusted advisers who guide their apprentices; coaches and teachers are both mentors to their students or...

Faces & Places: Talented Teachers

Upper School Spanish teacher Mariana Mariel, College Counselor Micah Lyles and Upper School History teacher Lucio Benedetto are three members of the Hockaday staff who participate in the arts while they are not working...

Hockaday’s FOURever Teachers

//PICTURED ABOVE: Ann Trenary, Lower School Teaching Assistant, helps a Primer student writing a letter. She shows her dedication to the students every day in class. After 23 years at Hockaday, Trenary will be...

Faces and Places: Fresh Faces

PICTURED ABOVE // Twins Helen Grace McEachern and Wray Elizabeth McEachern gaze into the camera lens. Photo provided by Jennifer McEachern Fresh new faces pop on the Hockaday campus very frequently, however not in...

The Mark of Significance

PICTURED ABOVE // Upper School English Teacher Sarah Traphagen holds up her arm to show off the tattoo on her wrist. Photo by Charlotte Dross. There are many different ways people express themselves. Some people...

Teachers Without Borders

PICTURED ABOVE // Ward’s Biggest Fans: Cothren and her Contemporary American Literature students listen to author Jesmyn Ward speak at Bishop Dunne. Photo provided by Claire Cothren. She signs out at the Upper School...

Hockaday Community Celebrates One Another at Senior Awards Assembly

With graduation rapidly approaching,  the seniors’ excitement is buzzing; throughout the next two weeks, events like Senior Splash Day and commencement rehearsal will be celebrating the class of 2018’s accomplishments. On Monday, April 30,...

New School Year Brings New Feedback System

It’s the final loping stretch of the quarter. For a student, this is a promising time. The many laborious weeks’ worth of dedication will finally speak for themselves as grades are published, a day...

Prentiss Grant Awarded to Faculty Members

On Jan.26, Mass Communications Department Chair Ana Rosenthal and Performing Arts Chair Beth Wortley received the Prentiss Grant, an endowment fund which enables full-time faculty members to pursue their passions abroad during the summer...