Appreciate don’t appropriate

Appreciate don’t appropriate

Though Ariana Grande’s latest single “7 Rings” may have landed a place on Spotify’s Global Top 50 playlist, it also landed the artist in a pool of angry listeners that have accused her of culturally appropriating black culture in her lyrics. Just as we begin to forget the topic that has slowly disappeared beneath the […]

Students celebrate Halloween

Students participated in a Social Committee-organized costume contest and took photos in a photo booth to raise money for the Children’s Hospital Los Angeles on Halloween. The committee organized the contest and showed Halloween-themed movies in the lounge to bring the community together in Halloween spirit. “Not many times during the school year can everyone […]

‘Theater geek’ turns to costume design

By Sydney Foreman Costume design teacher Lisa Peters has been “holding a needle and stabbing it through things” since she learned how to read, she said. “You wear a costume every day,” Peters said. “Even regular clothing is a costume. You choose the image you put out in the world. It’s your first impression and […]

Harry Potter screening to be held on Nov. 16

By Chloe Lister An advance screening of Warner Bros. Pictures’ “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows” is being sponsored by the Harvard-Westlake Entertainment network and the Harvard-Westlake Alumni Association. The screening will take place on Nov. 16, while the movie is released to theaters Nov. 19. Before the screening, guests are invited to a tour […]