Walt Werner to retire, travel the world

Science teacher Walt Werner will retire after 40 years at the school. Throughout his time at the school, he has taught Advanced Placement Biology and Environmental Science courses, as well as Human Anatomy and Physiology and Ocean and Marine Biology. “I fully enjoyed being with and working with all the students here,” Werner said. “The […]

Eight students present at first-ever Photoville Los Angeles

Eight students present at first-ever Photoville Los Angeles

Alongside industry professional and local peers, eight students presented their photography collections at the first-ever Photoville Los Angeles May 2 at the Annenberg Space for Photography. Photoville is a free exhibition that aims to provide a unique opportunity for individuals to engage with a diverse audience by creating a physical platform for photographers to come […]

MUN club travels to New York

MUN club travels to New York

Eleven students from the Model United Nations club attended their first out-of-state conference of the year, the National High School Model United Nations conference, in New York. Students participated in the conference at the UN Headquarters and New York Hilton Midtown, where they debated issues regarding international affairs through the perspective of a country assigned […]

Two new teachers join school for second semester

Conrad Cuda and Jackson Kroopf ’06 joined the Upper School History and Art Departments, respectively, mid-year. Cuda, an upper school football coach, previously taught at John Adams Middle School and Santa Monica High School for 15 years. Cuda said that he appreciates the intimate relationships between the students and teachers, especially in comparison to his […]

Athletics shifts to mobile

Athletics shifts to mobile

The Harvard-Westlake athletics department released a new HW Athletics App which will allow members of the community to track their favorite Wolverine players and teams. “What we’re finding is that in order to engage with our community, we have to understand trends,” Athletic Director Jason Kelly said. “People don’t go to websites anymore and some […]