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Editorial: Donate to India

The Executive Board May 14, 2021

The Executive Board encourages students who have the financial ability to donate to some of these fundraisers and charities, included below, to support India through its COVID crisis. This list was compiled...

Announcing the CXXIII Editorial Board

The CXXII Executive Board March 27, 2021

Dear the Hotchkiss Community, We are excited to announce the CXXIII Editorial Board of The Hotchkiss Record. The current executive board and faculty advisors are proud of all the work done by these...

Editors-in-Chief Reflect on Their Past Year

The CXXII Executive Board March 26, 2021

Prep-year me would never have guessed that I would be writing a goodbye to The Record. Four years ago, I never thought I would even write an article for The Record, but I am and will forever be grateful...

Stay Safe, Stay Connected

CXXII Executive Board September 10, 2020

Hearing campus filled with the laughter and chatter of students has been a welcoming sound after spending the spring apart. We hope that everyone has enjoyed the excitement of the new school year, despite...

Classes May End, But Community Continues

The CXXII Executive Board May 28, 2020

On behalf of The Hotchkiss Record, we would first like to thank the Seniors for all of their dedication and leadership during their time at the school. While this year has ended in a way we would never...

A Commitment to Community

CXXII Executive Board May 4, 2020

If there is one core value that is more deeply ingrained within our school than the rest, it is community. For many, it is an integral part of our school, and one of the reasons we chose it. With our...

Help Us Help You

The CXXII Executive Board April 20, 2020

The Record is a community effort. It is not just our large editorial board that helps produce every weekly issue—there are many more people involved. To give you an idea, we reach out to nearly 50 people...

The Power of Narrative

The CXXII Executive Board April 13, 2020

“What is the purpose of your paper?” The four of us on the Executive Board sat in the lounge, meeting the gazes of each other, unsure of how to answer the Yale Daily News (YDN) staff member who...

Space to Recover

March 4, 2020

Coughing and sneezing; classes and practices with half of their students; bags under everyone’s eyes: these are all symptoms of a community stricken by the spread of the flu and other illnesses. While...

Three Pointer

February 27, 2020

I initially began writing for The Record in the fall of my Prep year at Hotchkiss. I had always had an interest in journalism and knew I wanted to write for a news publication in high school. I decided...

The Record, By The Numbers

February 27, 2020

Number of issues: 15.5 (kinda); number of words published in the Record: 182,319; number of photos and cartoons: 1,190; number of images converted into CMYK: 1,150 probably; number of images I’ve forgotten...

A Series Of Unfortunate Events

February 27, 2020

I was unlucky enough to become the President of The Record’s CXXI Editorial Board. It isn’t that I disliked my time at The Record, I thoroughly enjoyed every second of it, but rather the path I took...

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