The Hotchkiss Record

Ask a Bearcat: The Most Difficult Year at Hotchkiss

Charlie Knight '20

Brother Bearcat '07

February 14, 2019

Dear Bearcats, I was recently asked to write about the year at Hotchkiss that I believe to be the most difficult. This is a tricky question; I am a firm believer that the quality of a challenge is subjective and relative to our own personal experience. What is difficult for one person might come as ...

Winter Blues

Brother Bearcat

January 24, 2019

Dear Bearcats, Having been a New Englander for most of my life, I can truthfully say that the phrase “Winter is coming” carries great weight in this part of the country. The winter season up here can be brutal, and even the most seasoned among us can develop a case of the winter blues. Here are some...

Dear Bearcats

January 15, 2019

Dear Bearcats, So much has changed since I graduated from Hotchkiss over a decade ago. When I think about the constants in life, the list that I come up with is a short one: death, paying taxes, and change itself. I’ve come to understand that the bright and fortunate individuals who pass through...