Finding my place

  By Sade Tavangarian When I was 9 years old I decided I must go to Harvard-Westlake. I did not know anything prior about the school but I remembered riding the school bus in third grade and hearing the older kids talk about how they wanted to apply because it was so “cool.” I did […]

Reading, a lost art

By Allegra Tepper Eleven books sit by my bed, commiserating about their untouched second halves, unappreciated epilogues and unacknowledged climaxes. I promise I had good intentions with every last one of them. Some of them are the tougher ones to get through, the books I know I must read as part of my intellectual adolescence […]