Check this out! Library to extend operating hours

Beginning Jan. 22, the Mudd Library will stay open until 6 p.m. daily. Previously, the library was open from 7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 7:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Friday. The librarians decided to extend the library’s hours to allow students with after school activities and those who take the […]

Chronicle reaches finals in competition

The Chronicle moved on to the final round of the First Amendment Press Freedom Award competition, which is presented to a school that supports the First Amendment through its student media. The Chronicle was one of seven publications in the U.S. selected as a finalist. When the “Right on Point” podcast was published in September, […]

Students and alumni discuss the class gift

The student-alumni association held a meeting on Jan. 8 to discuss the Senior Gift campaign. Every year, the senior class decides on an item they want to pool their money towards to give back to the HW community as their departing gift. The senior representatives from the HWSAA serve on a committee headed by Assistant […]

Founder of HW Inc. speaks to students about cryptocurrency

Founder of HW Inc. speaks to students about cryptocurrency

HW Inc. founder Nick Abouzeid ’15 spoke to students Tuesday about his experience with cryptocurrency, specifically Bitcoin, and its power to compete with modern banks. Cryptocurrency is an online medium of decentralized exchange using cryptography to secure transactions, rather than a central bank or administrator. “The benefit is that Bitcoin is an untouchable, provable store […]

Students help Giving Spirit Organization build kits for homeless women

To help The Giving Spirit promote community awareness about homelessness and provide immediate aid to homeless people in Greater Los Angeles, students packed backpacks filled with feminine hygiene and cosmetic products Nov. 20 The Giving Spirit holds two annual kit-building events in which they make then distribute backpacks filled with supplies to members of the […]