African-American Alumni Network to host Night of Speed Networking

By Jensen Pak The Harvard-Westlake African-American Alumni Network hosted its first Night of Speed Networking event on Thursday, Sept. 27 where  students learned about prospective careers. Alumni from the class of ’12 to the class of ’97 were also invited to attend the event at the upper school campus. Alumni spoke “ about their career, […]

Programmer builds a team of robots

By Jensen Pak Programming a robotic arm and other systems, Josh Lappen ’13 researched polymorphic robotics as an intern at the University of Southern California this summer. Lappen worked under Professor Wei-min Shen, the Director of Polymorphics Robotics Library. “Basically, the idea [of polymorphic robotics, also called modular robotics] is that a large group of […]

Latin student competitors rank 3rd in JCL convention

By Elana Zeltser A team of four students clinched third place in a Certamen Latin Trivia competition at the California Junior Classical League convention, held at Menlo High School in Atherton, California from March 30-31. Josh Lappen ’13, David Lim ’13, Jensen Pak ’14 and Michael Rothberg ’13 competed at the High School Advance level. […]