The Hotchkiss Record

Ms. Hom-Diamond Departs from School Communications

Ally Fertig '20

September 25, 2018

On Friday, September 21, Ms. Hellen Hom-Diamond, chief communications officer, moved on from the Hotchkiss community to pursue a new challenge in Washington, D.C. Ms. Hom-Diamond will join the Sidwell Friends School as their Chief Communications Officer.Ms. Hom-Diamond joined Hotchkiss in 2013. She p...

Letters to the Editors on Inter-dorming

September 20, 2018

The Record and Opinions Editors received numerous anonymous responses to The Record survey. Here are sample student viewpoints from different classes. "After our Stu-Fac meeting targeted towards clarifying the new inter-dorming rule, I leave more confused than when I entered. I have lost mu...

Comparing the Inter-dorming Policies at the Eight Schools

Comparing the Inter-dorming Policies at the Eight Schools

Nate Harris '19

September 20, 2018

The following is a graph visualizing the various restrictions that peer schools have implemented regarding inter-dorming. (Yes indicates the number of schools with restrictions in place; No indicates the number of schools without restrictions in place.)Here are compiled copies of peer schools' e...

A Timeline of Responses to Concerns about the Inter-dorming Policy

September 20, 2018

A Timeline of Administrative and Student Leader Response to Concerns about the Inter-dorming Policy provided by Daniel Pai ’19 and Caitlin Reilly ’19August 17, 2018: Students, including Caitlin and Daniel, find policy change in The Almanac.August 17, 2018: 6:25 p.m., Caitlin and Daniel send an email to Dr. Dr...

Inter-dorming Q&A with Ms. Perrenoud

Zoe Bank '19

September 20, 2018

The following is an interview with Mrs. Heather Perrenoud, dean of residential life. The Record posed some of the questions most frequently asked by students about the new inter-room visiting policies, to learn more about the policy and motivations for the change.How long will the trial period of...