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

Teachers work on two campuses

Indu Pandey September 1, 2016

History teachers Celia Goedde and Lilas Lane will commute between the upper and middle school campuses to teach this year. The two history departments hope to use the program to better integrate the World...

Convocation schedule, seating map announced

Jensen Pak August 22, 2013

Head of Upper School Audrius Barzdukas announced a special schedule in an email to all upper school students, in addition to a map of the seating arrangement, for the opening convocation on Ted Slavin...

Students seek change in water bottle policy

Chronicle Staff December 16, 2010

By Daniel Rothberg   Student government representatives from both campuses advocated lifting the cafeteria’s water bottle ban in a meeting with Head of School Jeanne Huybrechts and...

Wolverine statues unveiled on both campuses

August 31, 2010

Two identical bronze wolverine sculptures were unveiled at the Upper and Middle Schools at the opening ceremonies Aug. 31.

Chinese teacher to have classes on both campuses

September 8, 2009

By Sanjana Kucheria Chinese teacher Bin Bin Wei will teach classes on both campuses for the first time this year. In the past, Wei has only taught at the Middle School. Wei will teach tenth grade Chinese...

Touchstone contest entries due Friday

April 28, 2009

By Emily Khaykin Touchstone entries are due on Friday for the middle school and on May 8 for the upper school. The Touchstone contest created by the Character Education Committee, a group of staff members...

New computer programs create technical problems

October 1, 2008

By Candice Navi and Michelle Nosratian This summer, the 2,000 computers on both campuses were updated to Windows Vista and put on a new wireless network. However, with the changes came new difficulties....

Japanese teacher to depart, program to be phased out

May 28, 2008

By Tiffanie Young Japanese teacher Julie Dair, who has taught at Harvard-Westlake for seven years, will leave the school at the end of this year. Following her departure, the Japanese program will be...

Show me the teachers

September 5, 2007

By Danielle Kolin A few weeks ago, my brother got his eighth grade schedule. I was probably more excited about it than he was, as a rush of nostalgia for the Middle School overwhelmed me along with the...

Laptop usage gives preview of school-wide distribution

April 25, 2007

By Ali Pechman The upper school library will be equipped with laptops available for check out next year in a move to transition towards an eventual distribution of a laptop for each student within the...

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