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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

Raphael to pursue career as poet, professional writer

May 29, 2012

By Keane Muraoka-Robertson After teaching Upper School English for the last five years, Jennifer Raphael will be leaving to pursue a career as writer and take poetry classes. Raphael started teaching...

Senior explores religion in the works of J.D. Salinger

May 25, 2011

By Lara Sokoloff  "I love writing English essays," Mary Rose Fissinger ’11 said, and that love is what inspired her to do an independent study. Fissinger has worked with English teacher...

English teacher undergoes emergency appendectomy

October 1, 2008

By Alexia Boyarsky Former English teacher Dr. Alan Buster will substitute for English teacher Geraldine Harding for at least the rest of this week, while Harding recovers from an emergency appendectomy,...

Yoo to move to Hong Kong

February 13, 2008

By Danielle Kolin Stephanie Yoo will teach her last English class at the Upper School on Friday, after two and a half years working at the school. She will move to Hong Kong with her husband,...

Senior wins National English Award

November 7, 2007

By Karen Aquino Siena Leslie ’08 won the National Council of Teachers of English Achievement Award and a Certificate for Superior Writing for a poem, short story, and proctored essay she submitted....

Specialist trains faculty to handle on-campus crises

November 6, 2007

By Michael Kaplan Led by Head of School Jeanne Huybrects and Dr. Robert Pynoos, 34 faculty members met Wed. Oct. 17 to evaluate the Student Counseling Program and crisis management at the school.Pynoos,...

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