The Student News Site of Harvard-Westlake School

The Harvard-Westlake Chronicle

The Student News Site of Harvard-Westlake School

The Harvard-Westlake Chronicle

The Student News Site of Harvard-Westlake School

The Harvard-Westlake Chronicle

Oh, Mother#@%&*!

Carly Berger March 19, 2014

"F***!" Dominique Gordon ’15 yelped in shock after a piece of celery hit her face in the middle of English class. Aaron Esagoff ’15 had thrown the piece to his friend who wanted celery, but accidentally...

Boys’ golf remains undefeated after 3 matches

March 20, 2013

The North Ranch Golf Course has hosted US Amateur qualifiers, and on Monday March 11 it hosted members of the Wolverines boys’ golf team.  The team travelled to Westlake Village for an all-day invitational...

High jumper sets school record

March 20, 2013

A record-breaking jump by Jonathan Felker ’14 kicked off the track and field season on a high note, and the varsity track and field teams will look for similar results as they approach the middle of...

Lacrosse falters in first test against Oak Park 13-11

March 20, 2013

Although Alex Weber is the fourth varsity lacrosse coach in four years, the Wolverines have begun to effectively implement his philosophy. Weber preaches hard work, team cooperation and enjoying the game. Despite...

Girls’ volleyball program begins beach season

Aaron Lyons March 20, 2013

Since its inception last year, the girls’ beach volleyball team has continued to garner support from various members of the girls’ volleyball team. A team was started last year by the head of the Amateur...

Weissenbach sets Stanford indoor 800-meter record

Lizzy Thomas March 20, 2013

Former Wolverine track standout Amy Weissenbach ’12 set the Stanford indoor 800-meter record with a time of 2:05.56. The time was good enough for a berth in the NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships...

Anonymous student hacks traffic sign

Elana Zeltser March 15, 2013

Driving down Mulholland to school every day is second nature to those who take the route. The winds in the road are anticipated, the traffic patterns practically memorized. But on March 7 parents, students...

Five-time Olympic swimmer Torres ’85 to speak at assembly

Aaron Lyons March 15, 2013

When Dara Torres ‘85 returned to Westlake for her senior year to pick up books before the start of school, Headmaster Nathan Reynolds pulled her aside to congratulate her on the gold medal she won at...

Debater advances to state

Haley Finkelstein March 15, 2013

A novice debater qualified for the California State Tournament Saturday, March 9. Cameron Cohen ’16 is the first member of the team to advance to the state tournament. Cohen made it through six out of...

New president meets students, promises changes

Michael Rothberg March 14, 2013

Rick Commons, the next president of Harvard-Westlake, visited campus on Monday, and though he was glad to see that the school hadn’t changed much since he left 15 years ago, he said that it, like all...

Many students prefer audiobooks

Sarah Novicoff March 14, 2013

The library has recently experienced a surge in the popularity of checking out iPods filled with audiobooks for the majority of the upper school English curriculum rather than with music. “The audiobooks...

Parents’ Association creates tribute book

Eojin Choi March 14, 2013

The Harvard-Westlake Parents’ Association launched a Tribute Book for President Thomas Hudnut that will benefit the Thomas C. Hudnut Scholar Endowed Fund for financial aid. The keepsake will be presented...

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