Senior inspired by grandfather, school shootings to host blood drive

In response to recent school shootings and his grandfather’s hospitalization, Ben Bookstaver ’19 partnered with humanitarian organization American Red Cross to host a blood drive Tuesday at the Palisades Branch Library. The drive collected 25 pints of blood, which could potentially save up to 75 lives, Bookstaver said. “It was hard to get many Harvard-Westlake […]

Students, faculty donate in Red Cross Blood Drive

Students, faculty donate in Red Cross Blood Drive

The school hosted a Red Cross Blood Drive in Chalmers Lounge on Friday. Students, parents and faculty were able to participate in the blood drive, which was run by American Red Cross staff. Blood Drive Coordinator Tamara Whit managed the event and briefed students about the process of donating blood before they underwent a brief physical exam […]

School hosts annual UCLA blood drive

The school held its annual UCLA Blood Drive in collaboration with the Parent Association and Community Council. The majority of donors for the blood drive are comprised of students. “If we provide a place where students can come and donate for the very first time, be with their friends, be in a comfortable surrounding and […]

Students donate blood in Parents’ Association event

Students donate blood in Parents’ Association event

Students donated blood on campus today during an event organized by the Parents’ Association and UCLA. They were able to donate blood from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Chalmers East and West. “I just think it’s really unique that Harvard-Westlake holds a blood-drive, and I think it’s important that if you can give help in […]

Parents' Association to hold annual blood drive

The Parents’ Association will hold its annual blood drive April 25 in Chalmers in association with the American Red Cross. Students who wish to donate blood must provide a school ID, and those age 16 and under will need a waiver signed by a parent. Every two seconds someone in America needs blood, according to the American […]

Parents Association to hold blood drive

Volunteers will be on campus Nov. 15 to conduct a blood drive sponsored by the Parents Association and UCLA. Volunteers can donate blood during their free periods in Chalmers East and West. All students age 16 and under must have a waiver signed by a parent and students must have their ID with them to […]

Parents Association to hold blood drive

Volunteers will be on campus Nov. 15 to conduct a blood drive sponsored by the Parents Association and UCLA. Volunteers can donate blood during their free periods in Chalmers East and West. All students age 16 and under must have a waiver signed by a parent and students must have their ID with them to […]

School hosts UCLA blood donation drive

Around 50 students and faculty members participated in a blood drive sponsored by the UCLA Blood and Platelet Center in Chalmers on Friday, Nov. 16, Blood Drive Committee Co-President Caitlin Yee ’13 said. The Blood Drive Committee organized the first of two blood drives that will be held this year, the second of which will be sponsored by […]

Candidate Statement: Miranda Van Iderstine '13

1. For what position are you running? I am running for the position of senior prefect. 2. What makes you feel that you are qualified for the position? Please describe any leadership experiences you’ve had, if applicable. I feel that I am qualified for this position because I have a lot of experience taking on […]