Students hold voter registration drive

Andrea Yagher ’20 and the Our First Vote Organization held their second annual voter registration drive Oct. 5. Last year one hundred and fifty students registered to vote. “In just a few short years, the millennials and Generation X, which is us, are going to be the biggest voting block in America,” Yagher said. “We need to […]

Sophomore organizes voter registration drive

Sophomore organizes voter registration drive

One hundred and fifty students registered to vote at the voter registration drive sponsored by Our First Vote on March 16. Andrea Yagher ’20 created the organization as a peer-to-peer nonprofit to amplify the importance of millennial voting in America and mobilize the younger generation, she said. “Our mission targets high school students to register […]

Community donates blood at UCLA drive

Students and faculty members donated blood to the UCLA Blood and Platelet Center Nov. 14. The event was the first of two blood drives this year on the upper school campus. In order to donate, students had to be at least 16 years old. Students 16 years of age were required to have a parental […]

Student drive collects used sports equipment

The Community Council sponsored the first Harvard-Westlake Sports Drive, collecting used sports equipment to donate to the Los Angeles Boys & Girls Club. Community Council planned to incorporate community service into the Homecoming Dance, but ran into logistical issues, and decided to hold a drive on Homecoming day and the week of Oct. 7. The […]