The official student newspaper of The Hockaday School

The Fourcast

The official student newspaper of The Hockaday School

The Fourcast

The official student newspaper of The Hockaday School

The Fourcast

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Anjy Fadairo, Web Editor-in-Chief • June 17, 2024

In May of 1979, following years of effort from Senator Daniel Inouye of Hawaii and Representative Frank Horton of New York, the United States...

Ms. Day speaks to Hockaday students as well as other students in the Dallas area as part of her role to involve Hockaday students in the community and lead them to fulfill their purpose.
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A day with Ms. Day
Sarah Moskowitz and Melinda HuMay 19, 2024

How did you get your start in social impact? Day: Out of college, I decided to do a year in a program called The Jesuit Volunteer Corps. It...

Lone Star Royalty Q&A
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Lone Star Royalty Q&A
Lang Cooper and Mary Bradley SutherlandMay 17, 2024

What initially interested you in beauty pageants? Roberts: When I was six I joined the Miss America Organization. This program is for girls...

Senior Splash Day
Senior Splash Day
May 13, 2024

Keeping it Cool at Commencement

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Another commencement is upon us. Although you’re excited to see your friends standing on Graduation Terrace, you’re dreading the sticky, hot May weather. But luckily, the Fourcast has some suggestions for appropriate attire for commencement, which will keep you looking and feeling cool.

Dresses

Madewell: Madewell will not let you down if you’re looking for a cute and versatile white dress. Though it may be a bit pricey, you’ll be wearing this dress for years to come.

The Impeccable Pig: A favorite of many Hockaday students, make sure to check out the Impeccable Pig for a casual commencement dress.

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Forever 21: If you’re looking for a one-time wear dress that is both affordable and appropriate, head to Forever 21.

Lulus.com: This website is a savior if you need a dress in a hurry. In the mid-price range, Lulus has a wide selection of dresses for you to decide from.

Shoes

Nordstrom: Brands like Sam Edelman and Steve Madden offer white sandals that will go well with several outfits not just your commencement dress.

Designer Shoe Warehouse: An affordable option for everyone, DSW will not let you down.

Target: Target sandals may not be the most durable, but they’re the best if you’re planning to wear them once a year. If white sandals aren’t your normal thing, check out your local Target.

Amazon: With a wide variety of shoes, Amazon has options for every buyer. You can even buy name-brand sandals at a discount! You might be taking a gamble with the sizes, but delivery is only two days and returns are free.


Story by Ponette Kim

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