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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

Liz Yount ’17 (right) debates in the quarterfinals round of the Harvard World Schools tournament in Boston. The school sent one team of four students and one team of three students to participate in the world schools style tournament. Printed with permission of Mike Bietz

Debaters travel to national championships

Sabrina de Brito April 27, 2016

Five qualified Harvard-Westlake debaters will be attending the 45th Annual Tournament of Champions in Kentucky April 30-May 2. "All of our success this season, and even at our postseason championship tournaments,...

Harker debater wins tournament hosted at upper school

Su Jin Nam January 6, 2015

Many of the top debaters in the country competed at a national Lincoln-Douglas tournament hosted by Harvard-Westlake that concluded Monday night at the Courtyard Sherman Oaks. Pranav Reddy from Harker...

Debate team wins bids at tournaments

Katie Perrin October 14, 2014

Debate team co-captain Cameron Cohen '16 won his first bid toward qualifying for the Tournament of Champions, the nation's premier debate competition. The Greenhill Fall Classic in Dallas Sept. 20-22 was...

Debaters compete in tournament

Jessica Spitz April 30, 2014

Annie Kors ’14, Shelby Heitner ’14, Cameron Cohen ’16 and Nick Steele ’16 competed in the Tournament of Champions in Lexington, Kentucky April 26-28. Kors was the only debater to clear the preliminary...

Debate team sweeps awards

Jessica Spitz March 19, 2014

The debate team won several awards at a tournament at the University of Southern California March 1-3. Cameron Cohen ’16 cleared the varsity preliminary rounds undefeated, as did Chasia Jeffries ’17...

Debaters compete, place at tournaments nationally

Jessica Spitz February 12, 2014

Debaters competed in a tournament at Stanford University Feb 7-9 and received numerous recognitions. Annie Kors ’14 finished the preliminary rounds as the top seed and advanced to the semifinals, also...

Senior takes first place in debate

Jessica Spitz December 18, 2013

Shelby Heitner ’14 won the 2013 Alta Silver and Black Invitational debate tournament Dec. 7. Heitner, along with Cameron Cohen ’16, William Gingold ’14, Dario Madyoon ’17 and Nick Steele ’16...

New ID application for scanners to be released to teachers, students

Jessica Spitz December 18, 2013

Student ID card scanners were installed in the cafeterias at the middle and upper schools Nov. 19. While ID cards used to be swiped by cafeteria employees in order to purchase food, now students simply...

Freshmen compete at state, novice tournaments

Sophie Kupiec-Weglinski April 24, 2013

Novice debater Cameron Cohen ’16 competed at the California High School Speech Association Debate Tournament at West Ranch High School in Santa Clarita, the first time any Harvard-Westlake team member...

Debater advances to state

Haley Finkelstein March 15, 2013

A novice debater qualified for the California State Tournament Saturday, March 9. Cameron Cohen ’16 is the first member of the team to advance to the state tournament. Cohen made it through six out of...

Debater advances to state

Haley Finkelstein March 13, 2013

A novice debater qualified for the California State Tournament Saturday, March 9. Cameron Cohen ’16 is the first member of the team to advance to the state tournament. Cohen made it through six out of...

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