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    HWPA hosts Halloween Senior Appreciation event

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    Remembering Jameson McMullen ’19

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Open Door: Drama Edition (episode 1)
Open Door: Drama Edition (episode 1)
Alden Detmer and Zoe Goor October 26, 2022
The English department discusses the curriculum with Pecola from The Bluest Eye in the background.
Dear English department
Jade Harris, Assistant Opinion Editor • December 1, 2022
Students are lacking spirit, which leads them to forget how enjoyable the school community can be.
Stepping up our Spirit
Davis Marks, Assistant News Editor • November 19, 2022
Jewish activist Ben Freeman speaks to the upper school community in Taper Gym.
Jewish activist Ben Freeman speaks on antisemitism
Alexander Dinh and Samuel Glassman November 22, 2022

Jewish author, educator and DEI specialist Ben Freeman spoke to the Upper School on Oct. 25 following recent incidents of antisemitism. Freeman was brought in to speak soon after several Nazi swastikas and the words "Hitler Rocks" were found carved...

Illustration by Sophia Evans and Amelia Chiarelli
Senior Independent Studies
Zoe Goor, Olivia So, Alden Detmer, Alex Dinh, Nathan Wang, Georgia Grad, Hannah Shahidi, and Everett Lakey November 28, 2022

Yoshi Kimura By Zoe Goor Yoshi Kimura ’23 is building a new instrument and composing a piece of music with it for her Senior Independent...

Mock Trial team competes at Los Angeles County Mock Trial Competition
Mock Trial team competes at Los Angeles County Mock Trial Competition
Olivia Phillips November 28, 2022

The school’s Mock Trial prosecution team participated in the first round of Los Angeles County Mock Trial Competition on Nov. 3 and the defense...

HWSAA hosts kids costume party
HWSAA hosts kids costume party
Caroline Plunkett November 28, 2022

The Harvard-Westlake Student Alumni Association (HWSAA) hosted a costume party for alumni and faculty's children Oct. 30. The party included...

Guest Speaker Jeffrey Abrams presents at webinar combatting antisemitism
Guest Speaker Jeffrey Abrams presents at webinar combatting antisemitism
Mejo Liao November 23, 2022

Anti-Defamation League (ADL) Los Angeles Regional Director Jeffrey Abrams spoke at a webinar about the surge of antisemitism in the school community...

President Rick Commons looks for ways to manage student mental health and academic difficulty.
Under(standing) Pressure
Averie Perrin and Iona Lee November 16, 2022
A thanksgiving table with a delicious feast is left abandoned.
An Insincere Thanks
Dylan Graff November 16, 2022
Congresswoman Karen Bass and businessman Rick Caruso 76 campaign to be elected as mayor of Los Angeles.
Mayoral Election: Down to the Wire
Davis Marks November 16, 2022

The 2022 LA mayoral election between Congresswoman Karen Bass and businessman Rick Caruso ’76 is too close to call at the time of writing. As of Nov. 11, Bass leads Caruso by 4,484 votes with 62% of votes counted. Both Caruso and Bass expressed optimism in the days following election night, but estimates...

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