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The Harvard-Westlake Chronicle

The Student News Site of Harvard-Westlake School

The Harvard-Westlake Chronicle

Idalis McZeal 23, Jane Hamilton 22 and Ava Weinrot 23 run the Best Buddies club booth, having secured a spot out of the blazing sun.

Clubs enlist new members at Activities Fair

Lucas Cohen-d'Arbeloff September 24, 2021

Prefect Council hosted the Activities Fair on the Ted Slavin Field on Wednesday, allowing students to explore the variety of clubs and student interest groups offered this year and speak to the leaders...

Junior creates humor magazine club

Natalie Cosgrove November 1, 2020

The Elbow, a humor magazine publication, is organized by Oliver Green '22. The club’s goal is to model after comedic magazines like the Harvard Lampoon, McSweeney’s, The Onion and the Yale Record....

Students bond over reality show in Survivor Club

Natalie Cosgrove November 1, 2020

The Survivor Club, organized by Matthew Lee '21, Lucas Grad '21, Ryan Prybil '21, Matthew Paul '21, Chronicle Digital Managing Editor Kyle Reims '21 and Chronicle Print Managing Editor Jaidev Pant '21,...

Junior students organize Model Congress discussion club

Natalie Cosgrove October 29, 2020

Model Congress is a place to discuss national affair issues. The club gives students a chance to learn more about the government and processes of Congress over Zoom. Model Congress is organized by Daniel...

History Bowl club prepares for national competition

Konnie Duan October 29, 2020

Participants of the History Bowl club prepare for the National History Bowl, a buzzer-based history quiz competition for teams of up to six students, in their weekly meetings on Mondays. Questions in...

Students learn about the universe in Space Exploration Club

Will Sherwood October 24, 2020

The Space Exploration Club, organized by Ethan Rose '22, plans to focus on a variety of space disciplines in a time when SpaceX has risen to fame and American space missions have become more frequent. . The...

Movie club unites cinema enthusiasts

Will Sherwood October 24, 2020

Run by Aiden Schiller '22 and Hannah Yanover '22, the HW Movie Club plans to spend its time watching a variety of movies from an assortment of genres. The two leaders hope to unite cinema lovers throughout...

Club members mentor underprivileged students in Leaders United for Change

Konnie Duan October 22, 2020

Members of Leaders United for Change, led by Lyon Chung ’21, mentor underprivileged students to overcome financial and racial inequalities they may face. Mentors teach various subjects, such as mathematics,...

Students discuss politics in new club

Lucas Cohen D'Arbeloff October 22, 2020

The Political Discussion Club serves as a space for students to discuss current and recent events on Friday afternoons. Co-Leader Josie Jun '21 said that several topics they covered in the club included...

Students game together in Party Games Club

Lucas Cohen D'Arbeloff October 20, 2020

The Party Games Club meets every other Friday night and engages in online multiplayer games, presenting an opportunity to unwind with fellow students. The club played Among Us, a space-themed teamwork...

Surf Club reunites student surfers

Will Sherwood October 20, 2020

Run by Nik Grube '21, Ely Dickson '22 and Dylan Giovine '22, HW Surf Club is focused on and will be discussing all things surf-related. Meetings will be held each week to watch surfing movies and play...

New programmers join App Development Club

Lucas Cohen D'Arbeloff October 17, 2020

The App Development Club meets in a classroom format, as leader Matteo Dall'Olmo '22 shares his computer screen and helps other students understand the basics of programming. Members have the opportunity...

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