Burrows ’06 directs PSA that Michelle Obama commissioned

Maggie Burrows ’06 directed a PSA in collaboration with the organization When We All Vote, whose co-chair Michelle Obama commissioned the announcement Oct. 3. The PSA highlighted youth from various backgrounds to highlight the importance of respecting individual voices and taking the time to register to vote. When We All Vote is a not-for-profit organization […]

Lim ’13 returns as Assistant Director of Alumni Relations

Katie Lim ’13 will return to Harvard-Westlake as Assistant Director of Alumni Relations after working temporarily as Assistant Director of Annual Giving last spring. “It has been kind of a whirlwind,” Lim said. “It has been incredible to be able to see the school in a professional experience as opposed to just as a student. […]

Symphony, Wind Ensemble, Camerata Strings to perform with alumna

In the final concert of the year, the Upper School Symphony, Wind Ensemble and Camerata Strings were scheduled to play a wide array of pieces April 28. The concert, which had not taken place at press time, was expected to feature two chamber pieces played by two groups within Symphony, including a percussion quartet that […]

Gyllenhaal ’95 receives Golden Globe

Maggie Gyllenhaal ’95 won a Golden Globe for Best Actress in a TV Movie or miniseries for her role as Nessa Stein in the TV miniseries, “The Honourable Woman” Jan. 11. This was Gyllenhaal’s first Golden Globe award and fourth nomination.

Alumna's national running record broken

Nearly two years to the day she set the national record, Amy Weissenbach ’12 saw an end to her reign as the country’s fastest ever female 800 meter high school runner on Saturday, at the hands of New York’s Mary Cain. Cain, who attends Bronxville High School in Bronxville, NY, ran an 800 meter time […]