Professor shares research, promotes stem cell awareness

By David Lim Genetic researcher and UCLA professor Richard Gatti gave an introduction on stem cells in Ahmanson Lecture Hall during break Oct. 19, drawing on his more than 40 years of experience in the field. Gatti, the Rebecca Smith Distinguished Professor in the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at UCLA, focuses on researching […]

The Last Teacher-Coach

By Alex Leichenger Erin Creznic is the last of a dying breed at Harvard-Westlake. In the mornings and afternoons, she goes by Ms. Creznic as an English teacher on the middle school campus. When her day in the classroom ends, she drives to the Upper School, she steps onto Ted Slavin Field with her field […]

Surveys monitor amount of homework

  By Anna Etra Every year, at the end of each quarter, a form is distributed to every student in grades nine through twelve in every course. The form is 8.5 inches by 3 inches, with one line running across the top: “On average, how many hours per week do you spend on homework?” Under […]