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Finding my footing in her footsteps

Elana Zeltser May 29, 2013

When I was little it always took me an unnecessarily long time to get dressed in the morning. Not because I can claim to care about or understand fashion, but rather because I had to wait for my older...

Dudamel conducts orchestra at assembly

Elana Zeltser May 29, 2013

Dressed in a classic, crisp tuxedo, world-renowned conductor Gustavo Dudamel stepped onto the stage at Walt Disney Concert Hall to conduct the Los Angeles Philharmonic in the second installment of the Mozart/Da...

Last day of school for Hudnut after 60-plus years of learning

Elana Zeltser May 29, 2013

Perched atop a telephone pole in rural Vannes, France, Thomas C. Hudnut strung wires, redirecting electricity to farms that had remained virtually untouched since the 15th century. “The lintels of the...

‘Napalm’ Girl to attend film screening

Elana Zeltser May 8, 2013

Kim Phuc, the "Napalm Girl," will speak to parents and students May 10 at 7:30 p.m. following the screening of a documentary about her life entitled "The Power of a Picture." The movie, presented by producers...

Chronicle hosts high school editors round table

Elana Zeltser March 18, 2013

Former Chronicle editor-in-chief Daniel Rothberg '11, now managing editor of the USC Daily Trojan, told high school editors Sunday, March 17 how different it is to work on a college daily. For the second...

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...

Visiting students perform ‘Gargantua’

Elana Zeltser January 8, 2013

The Midnite Youth Theater Company from Christ Church School in Perth, Australia performed their show "Gargantua" in Rugby theater on Friday, Jan. 11 at 6 p.m. and on the middle school campus at 3:30 p.m....

The lost art of cursive

Elana Zeltser December 19, 2012

Adam Zucker ’13 was taking a physics test when he was confronted with a problem involving the variable A. After a quick twirl of his pen, he reproduced the question on a scrap piece of paper and Zucker’s...

Barzdukas, Siegel teach ‘Parenting 101’

Elana Zeltser December 19, 2012

School psychologist Dr. Sheila Siegel and Head of Upper School Audrius Barzdukas gave the second presentation in a series entitled HW Parenting 101 in the lounge on Dec. 6. Together they answered parents’...

Iñárritu to address Film Festival

Elana Zeltser December 19, 2012

Director Alejandro González Iñárritu (Maria Gonzalez ’13) will discuss his career in the movie industry as the keynote speaker at the Harvard-Westlake Film Festival on March 15, 2013. Iñárritu...

Prefect Council arranges Movie Night, Carney’s discount

Elana Zeltser December 18, 2012

Students will be eligible to receive a 50% discount at Carney's this Friday with

Iñárritu to speak at HW Film Festival

Elana Zeltser December 7, 2012

Director Alejandro González Iñárritu will speak about his experiences in the movie industry as the keynote speaker at the Harvard-Westlake Film Festival on March 15, 2013. Iñárritu became the first...

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