Ethics Bowl team competes in semifinals of regional tournament

One of the school’s Ethics Bowl teams reached the semifinals of the 2019-2020 Southern California High School Ethics Bowl tournament after competing against STAR Prep Academy, Glendora and Santa Susana on Feb. 8. Ethics Bowl team participates in semifinals of regional tournament The school brought two teams, the second defeating Canyon Crest and California Military […]

Berezin to focus on family and writing

After a 10 year tenure working at Harvard Westlake, English teacher and Ethics Bowl Advisor Charles Berezin will retire at the end of this school year. Berezin plans on spending more time publishing essays on politics and culture on his website, writing a screenplay and spending time with his newborn grandson. While he is looking […]

Ethics Bowl advances to state competition

Ethics Bowl advances to state competition

The Ethics Bowl team came first in the Southern California Regional Ethics Bowl Tournament in Santa Cruz on Feb. 4. The school was represented by two teams, one of which advanced to compete in an elimination round and will attempt to qualify for the national tournament in April. Last year, Harvard-Westlake students placed second at nationals. […]

Ethics Bowl wins second place

Competing against 330 teams, Harvard-Westlake students won second place in their first trip to the National High School Ethics Bowl at the University of North Carolina April 14-17. Cameron Cabo ’16, Su Jin Nam ’16, Nathan Lee ’16, Jessie Pfeifer ’16, Aidan Luscinski ’17, Kat Edminston ’17 and Elly Choi ’18 researched and discussed 15 […]

Ethics Bowl competitors take 5th place

Harvard-Westlake participants took fifth place in the Annual Southern California High School Ethics Bowl, winning two rounds out of three rather than losing two rounds as previously thought. The team received an email Dec. 23 informing them of the change in the standings. The team of seven students, including Cameron Cabo ’16, David Ozen ’16, […]