22 students perform at year’s first Coffee House

Students and faculty packed the lounge Monday after school to watch 22 singers, actors, pianists and guitar players for the first of three Coffee Houses this year. To kick off the performances, coffee and snacks were served in the lounge, which was also decorated to look like a coffee house. “It was wonderful,” Adam Hirschhorn […]

Next Coffee House set for Nov. 11

Coffee House will be held Monday, Nov. 11 instead of Nov. 4, Prefect Council announced in an email sent Oct. 25. “We decided to change the date of Coffee House because we wanted to give students in ‘Hairspray’ and seniors finalizing their apps an opportunity to participate,” junior prefect Rachel Persky ’15 said. “One of […]

Coffee House raises money for Sandy victims

Prefect Council and Community Council jointly hosted a holiday-themed Coffee House. after school on Monday, Dec. 3 to raise money for Hurricane Sandy victims. The Coffee House, along with the Community Service Club Fair during Activities Period, marked the beginning of Community Service Week, which Community Council organized to promote community service to students. “Community […]

Coffee House proceeds to benefit hurricane victims

Prefect Council will host a holiday-themed Coffee House with Community Council on Monday, Dec. 3. All proceeds from a name your own price sale of coffee and baked goods sold at the event will be donated to victims of Hurricane Sandy. Holiday-themed acts are suggested, but are not required in this year’s second Coffee House. […]

20 acts perform in first Coffee House of the year

Musical acts ranging from pop medleys to originally written songs dominated Prefect Council’s Coffee House on Monday, Nov. 12. Students gathered in the lounge to enjoy ice-blended coffees, cookies and their peers’ performances for the first Coffee House of the year. Prefect Council is planning at least three other shows, Head Prefect Michael Wagmeister ’13 […]

Prefect Council hosts final Coffee House of the school year

By Claire Goldsmith Students serenaded a packed Chalmers West Monday April 30th during the last Coffee House of the year. Prefect Sam Wolk ’13 introduced performers at the two-hour event while Prefect Council supplied cookies and blended coffee drinks. Watch clips of Coffee House on our YouTube channel and check out a photo gallery here.   Rhett Gentile ’13 […]