Students teach kids simple programming

Ethan Gruman ’15 and David Woldenberg ’15 organized a free programming workshop in the student lounge March 22 to teach children ages 8 to 12 how to create simple computer programs. About 35 students attended the workshop. “The class [consisted] of an instructor teaching the kids to create a simple breakout or brick breaker game, […]

Four film festival judges selected

The Harvard-Westlake Film Festival has selected four of the judges for its March 15 event. Cheri  Gaulke, the Upper School Visual Arts Department Head, said there would be additional judges added later on. The four judges selected are Janet Scott Batchler (Corin Batchler ’14, Sabrina Batchler ’15), Roger Corman, Norman Lear (Madeline Lear ’13) and […]

David Hoffman: Jordan/Israel

David Hoffman ’13 traveled to Jordan and Israel as part of his Junior Fellowship this summer. In Jordan, Hoffman took classes at the University of Jordan. The primary goal of his trip was to interview students on their opinions of the monarchical government ruling Jordan. Hoffman got a chance to hear the opinions of Jordanian […]