Top schools restart early applications

By Saj Sri-Kumar The return of early admission to Harvard University and Princeton University stands to benefit Harvard-Westlake students, Upper School Dean Beth Slattery said. “It’s better for our school that all of [the highly selective schools] have early programs,” she said. “We were not surprised [by the decision] and we were pleased.” Slattery predicted […]

High Stakes: Chapter 2

By: Catherine Wang Alexis: the Athlete Alexis’* college list has not changed – she is still being recruited by Emory University, Saint Mary’s College of California, and University of Maryland, Baltimore County. She has however, selected a top choice: St. Mary’s.     Alexis has not gone on any official recruiting trips to any school […]

Summer Science Program

By Eli Haims A group of students and faculty from the Summer Science Program named an asteroid after Brendan Kutler ’10, who  attend the program in 2009. Kutler was a senior when he died in his sleep in December 2009. After learning of Kutler’s death, Donald Davis, the Academic Director of SSP-Socorro, came up with the idea […]