College Connections: Advice for Rising Seniors and Juniors

Do you ever wonder what is the “magic number” of colleges to apply to, or curious how some seniors make balancing schoolwork...

College Connections: Celine Vuong at Washington University in St. Louis

Which university hosted the first American Olympics? In 1904, the Third Olympiad and first Olympic Games held in the United States took...

Disc Golfing and A Zombie Language: A Conversation with Dr. Buchheim

If you’ve gone through the Casady Middle Division on your journey to the Upper School, you have definitely encountered Magistra Titus, Mr....

Around the World with Mrs. Pardue

From the bustling, crowded streets of France, to the sunny, temperate climate of Ethiopia, Mrs. Pardue has done it all. She traveled...

Superstar Point Guard PJ Mitchell-Johnson (’21) Commits to Emporia State University

With everything going on in the world this last year, finding something that brings you joy and comfort is more important than...

All-State Orchestra Online: “The Mortifying Ordeal of Being Known”

Written by: Olivia Wang ('23) and Abby Fakhoury ('22) “Online orchestra” sounds like an oxymoron. How can a group...

College Connections: Teddy Jacobsen at Washington and Lee University

Which university has hosted a Mock Convention since 1908 and has accurately predicted 20 out of 26 times who the non-incumbent political...

Peter Johnstone Learns Japanese

Around the holidays, Casady’s class of 2022 took in its newest addition: Peter Johnstone ('22) from Brooklyn, New York. 

“An Instrument of Chaos:” Ethan Tubb and his Banjo

If you happen to be passing by the lawn between Miller and Hightower in the early morning or at lunch break on...

College Connections: Yasmin Hamilton at Amherst College

What college is home to the 30th U.S. President, a European prince, and the author who won a MacArthur "Genius Grant" and...

The Story of a Science Olympian

Casady Senior James Lowe's ('21) Science Olympiad journey all started in 2016, when he was just an 8th grader. Since then, he's...

The First Week of March Ends With a Bang!

The first week of March in the Upper Division marked the annual BLUE Week celebration. Exciting dress-up days, penny wars, and a...

The Huas’ Masks For Heros

When the Hua family decided to make cloth masks for their community, they didn’t even own a sewing machine. But what they...

Traveling Across the World: Mr. Kelly

Mr. Kelly loves traveling and is counting down the days until he can travel after Covid-19. One of the most interesting places...

Forever a Cyclone: Mr. C. Joseph Williams (’74)

Breaking barriers and creating positive changes in his community seems to come naturally to Mr. C. Joseph Williams (’74) who was one...

SPC Counter Recap: February 5th-February 6th

Casady’s winter sports teams experienced great success in their Dallas competitions.  Men’s soccer played two back to back counter...

Forever a Cyclone: Ben May (’68)

Ben May (’68) retired as the Global Director of Corporate Alliances for the Walt Disney Company, where he created multi-million dollar relationships...

Insight Into The mRNA-1273 Vaccine Trial

On Saturday, January 23, I attended my first visit as a volunteer for Moderna Incorporated’s adolescent mRNA-1273 vaccine trial. The vaccine aims...

Blast to the Past: Mr. Hamilton, Pastry Chef!

“Butter knife, stat! Come on, people, we’re losing him! His vitals are dropping, someone up the buttercream dosage in his IV!” Hamilton...

College Connections: Heath Stanfield at the University of Chicago

Which college is home to where the speed of light was first measured and where the first controlled nuclear reaction occurred? The...