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  • Illustration by Sophia Evans and Amelia Chiarelli

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    Senior Independent Studies

  • Mock Trial team competes at Los Angeles County Mock Trial Competition

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    Mock Trial team competes at Los Angeles County Mock Trial Competition

  • HWSAA hosts kids costume party

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    HWSAA hosts kids costume party

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  • Guest Speaker Jeffrey Abrams presents at webinar combatting antisemitism

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    Guest Speaker Jeffrey Abrams presents at webinar combatting antisemitism

  • Members of Peer Tutoring meet in the Learning Center.

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    Peer Tutoring expands offerings

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    HWPA hosts Halloween Senior Appreciation event

  • Former team captain Jameson McMullen 19 poses for his swim team photo.

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    Remembering Jameson McMullen ’19

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Finding L.A.s hidden beauty

Finding L.A.’s hidden beauty

Jessa Glassman March 3, 2020

The clock strikes four and an orchestra of horns starts to blare loudly, drowning out thoughts and radio static with harmonic familiarity. But this tune, while certainly impassioned, is not the work of...

Credit: Spencer Klink and Lauren Nehorai/Chronicle

Pretty in Plastic

Lauren Cho October 2, 2019

“What will everyone think? Is it super obvious?”As Violet* organized her books for the first day of school, these thoughts ran rampant in her mind, dampening her usual excitement for the new year....

Seeking beauty in anything

Brittany Hong November 21, 2017

“What is beauty to you?” Here is the irony. Two judges at the 1st round of a beauty pageant asked me this question. Yet, I had no idea what to say. As I sat there with a blank mind, I engaged...

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