The Student News Site of Harvard-Westlake School

The Harvard-Westlake Chronicle

The Student News Site of Harvard-Westlake School

The Harvard-Westlake Chronicle

The Student News Site of Harvard-Westlake School

The Harvard-Westlake Chronicle

Social Justice on the Shelf

Tanisha Gunby February 10, 2021

As Chandace Apacanis '21 flipped through the pages of a riveting novel, it dawned on her what a major impact English literature has made on her high school education. By reading books of different genres,...

Photo Illustration by Nicole Kim

A Novel Approach: Diverse Perspectives in English Classes

Sophie Cohen April 24, 2017

In eighth grade at Harvard-Westlake, there is one quote that every student will read in Harper Lee’s "To Kill a Mockingbird." It is Atticus Finch telling his daughter Scout, "You never really understand...

Students to host drive for literacy organization

Sophie Haber March 29, 2017

Book Club will collect new and gently used books for The Book Truck, which provides under served teenagers in Los Angeles with young adult books, starting March 27. Club members will collect donations...

Library coloring books help to relieve stress

Benjamin Most May 27, 2015

Coloring books will be provided in the library through the end of the year to help students relieve stress. The librarians purchased the coloring books for the April 24 overnight reading of "Moby Dick"...

Losing time to read for fun

Lexi Bowers January 14, 2015

reading for funI would stay up for hours, sometimes well into the early hours of the next morning, engrossed in a book. Now that I am in high school, I find myself in a similar position: neck craned over...

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