Reconciling with remote learning

Reconciling with remote learning

Remote Learning has changed future plans for art classes When news of the school’s sudden closure broke out, the quad erupted with cheers, but Elias Peter ’21 did not join the celebration. With a sinking feeling, Peter realized the announcement was not a free four-day weekend, but the cancelation of a long-anticipated Jazz Band trip […]

Inspirations in Isolation

Inspirations in Isolation

In light of quarantine life causing new daily routines, students share how they are still able to express their unique, artistic mediums even within the confines of their own homes.

June Crossword

June Crossword

English teacher Amanda Foushee presents Harvard-Westlake with another crossword puzzle. For Chronicle’s last issue, the theme centers around social distancing.

Relating movies to life: enduring quarantine through film

Relating movies to life: enduring quarantine through film

Growing up, I was always a TV show kind of gal. My parents never encouraged me to watch movies as a young child. My first PG-13 movie was actually at age thirteen and it was “The Devil Wears Prada.” Although a classic in the eyes of a 13-year-old girl, it was no quintessential cultural learning […]

South Korea: A model for fighting COVID-19

As of now, COVID-19 has spread its tentacles across the globe with almost 3 million confirmed cases in the span of just a few months. Originating from Wuhan, China, the coronavirus has spread globally to Europe, the Middle East, Africa and the United States, and has caused the World Health Organization to declare a worldwide […]

Upper and middle school concerts postponed indefinitely due to coronavirus

In a school-wide email, Middle School Performing Arts Chair Tim Schmall and Upper School Performing Arts Chair Shawn Constantino announced Mar. 23 that all upcoming middle and upper school performing arts events are postponed indefinitely due to the school’s effort to comply with social distancing. The postponed performances include both the middle and upper school […]

Foot in the Door

Foot in the Door

Delving into themes of representation and love, students and director of “Stage Door” discuss the play’s impact on them.

Stock Talk

Stock Talk

  When Thomas Schramm ’21 walks to school from the St. Savior’s Church parking lot, he instinctively pulls out his phone. Rather than opening Instagram or Snapchat, Schramm often checks his morning stock returns on Stockpile, an app that aims to streamline youth experiences of navigating the stock market.   Schramm has been investing in […]

Reach out for outreach

Reach out for outreach

Without fail, there is an ever-familiar wave of panic that hits the student body every year: the stress of fulfilling community service hours. The school’s 12-hour requirement does not seem too difficult to complete, yet many struggle to find organizations that they truly connect with. As a result, students resort to jumping from one service […]