Japanese teacher to depart, program to be phased out

By Tiffanie Young Japanese teacher Julie Dair, who has taught at Harvard-Westlake for seven years, will leave the school at the end of this year. Following her departure, the Japanese program will be phased out. Dair does not intend to teach again in the near future. She plans to devote her time to her daughters, […]

Japanese II student advances to finals in language contest

By Alex Edel Rachelle Song ’10 made it to the top seven finalists for a Japanese karaoke competition run by the Cheng and Tsui Company. Each competitor had to sing a Japanese pop song, film it and post it on YouTube. The top contestants could win a Nintendo Wii and iPod nano. Any teacher or […]