The Hotchkiss Record

Dorm Heads Committee Announces 2020-2021 Proctors

May 28, 2020

Each year, the Dorm Heads Committee selects proctors with input from academic advisors, dorm faculty, and current proctors. Before applicants are offered proctorship, their candidacy is reviewed by the...

Class of 2020 College Matriculation

Class of 2020 College Matriculation

May 28, 2020

Mr. Bolmer Retires After 34 Years of Teaching

Mr. Bolmer Retires After 34 Years of Teaching

May 18, 2020

With the retirement of Mr. David Bolmer ’73, recipient of the George P. Milmine ’18 Chair and instructor in mathematics, next year will be the first year without a Bolmer among the school’s faculty...

Don’t Wait Until Your Senior Spring

May 28, 2020

Since I was a Prep, I have heard of the fabled “Senior Spring,” a time when grades and test scores and eye-catching extracurriculars would no longer have to be chosen...

Why the U.S. Will Fail to Open Up

Why the U.S. Will Fail to Open Up

May 18, 2020

With a staggering 36 million unemployment claims since the COVID-19 pandemic began, Americans are desperate for society to reopen and for money to flow again. Take, for instance,...

Debunking “The Hotchkiss Republicans Report”

Debunking “The Hotchkiss Republicans Report”

May 18, 2020

During the confusing and difficult time of the COVID-19 pandemic, political clubs in our community have remained in full swing virtually. In the midst of this global crisis,...

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A Commitment to Community

May 4, 2020

Help Us Help You

April 20, 2020

The Power of Narrative

April 13, 2020

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Seniors in Ceramics Say Farewell

Seniors in Ceramics Say Farewell

May 28, 2020

What is better than an ice cream party for an emotional farewell? Before departing for Spring Break, students enrolled in the winter Ceramics co-curricular held a Senior farewell...

Managing Stress During AP Week, Quarantine Edition

Managing Stress During AP Week, Quarantine Edition

May 18, 2020

These are the two busiest weeks of the year for many students, whether it’s because of AP exams, final projects and essays, or Teagles. Now that students are unable to study...

Arts in Quarantine Showcase

Arts in Quarantine Showcase

May 11, 2020

During the COVID-19 pandemic, our everyday life is changing to match the demands of social distancing. Quarantine life is inspiring artists to leave permanent marks that will...

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Bearcats to Play Sports in College

May 28, 2020

After leading Hotchkiss teams to many successes, these 39 Seniors plan to continue their athletic careers...

Athlete of the Issue: Jacqui Rice ’20

Athlete of the Issue: Jacqui Rice ’20

May 28, 2020

Jacqui Rice ’20 is a four-year senior and co-captain of Varsity Sailing. She has been sailing on Lake...

Athlete of the Issue: Obi Okoli ’20

Athlete of the Issue: Obi Okoli ’20

May 28, 2020

Obinna Okoli ’20 is a Senior and a four-year member of Boys Varsity Squash and Boys Varsity Track and...

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Community Voices: A Day in the Life of Charlotte Mooney ’23 and Olivia Mooney ’21
Meet Your 2020 All-School President Candidates

Meet Your 2020 All-School President Candidates

April 30, 2020

The Record conducted interviews with the six pairs running for All-School President. Click on any of the ten questions below to see how each pair responded....

Vlog: A Day in the Life of Brian Haywood ’21

April 13, 2020

Brian Haywood ’21 teamed up with Doug Wang ’23, photo editor, to produce a vlog about the day in the life of a quarantined student.A Day...

Honorable Thomas Countryman Describes the Beauty of Public Service and Diplomacy

February 29, 2020

In an effort to inform Hotchkiss students about foreign service professions, every year, different individuals come to speak about the importance of diplomacy...