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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

Chronicle Staff Writer and Layout Assistant Alice He ’21 shuffles through binders inside the newly designed and structured Math department office in Chalmers. Several offices have moved to accomodate the extra space in the math office. Credit: Allie Landecker/Chronicle

Offices in Chalmers redesigned

Lucas Gelfond August 29, 2018

The school completed a remodel of Chalmers Hall over the summer, including the relocation and expansion of several administrative offices and a remodel of the math department office.In addition to its...

Benjamin Most

The birth of a masterful ping-pong champion

Benjamin Most May 25, 2016

There comes a time in every man’s life when he reaches a crossroads. A time when he must decide who he is: if he is a peasant or a king, a novice or a master, a commoner or a champion. When I came to...

Big names of campus

Sophie Kupiec-Weglinski October 15, 2013

Names like Seaver, Chalmers, Rugby and Mudd are all used daily to describe where classes are taught, where a test will take place or where to meet up with a friend. Before the names were signs on buildings,...

Students to donate blood Friday

April 25, 2012

By Elana Zeltser   In conjunction with the Blood Drive Committee, the Red Cross will host a blood drive in Chalmers West on Friday from 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.  All donors must be at...

Leaders of symphony tune group for perfection

February 16, 2012

By Abbie Neufeld Almost every morning, while other students attempt to rise from their previous night’s slumber to the sound of their teachers’ voices, the 55 students in the upper school...

Construction brings inconvenience

September 7, 2011

Fourteen months and $10 million later, the school promises a renovated campus next school year. In the meantime, however, we are stuck with a disjointed library with significantly fewer books, longer...

Wheelock organizes tree protests

May 24, 2011

By Jordan Freisleben The Jacaranda tree in the Rugby garden adjacent to the drama lab was cut down on May 7 in order to accommodate a temporary structure for silent study, Head of Campus Operations JD...

Security upgrades cameras around upper school campus

February 17, 2011

By Daniel Kim The security cameras in the quad were upgraded to newer and more sensitive cameras during winter break and over the last couple of weeks. "These upgraded cameras are a little more sensitive...

Holocaust survivors to share stories

February 16, 2011

By Alex Gura Three Holocaust survivors will share their stories with students and parents tonight in the I Will Remember: The Righteous Conversations Project seminar in Chalmers at 7 p.m. Students will...

UCLA blood drive lowers

Chronicle Staff December 16, 2010

By David Lim The annual University of California, Los Angeles Blood Drive allowed 16 year olds to donate their blood for the first time this year. More than 70 students and teachers showed up from 8...

UCLA blood drive lowers age requirement

October 14, 2010

By Saj Sri-Kumar Sixteen-year-olds will be able to donate blood at the blood drive benefiting the University of California, Los Angeles Blood and Platelet Center for the first time this year. The drive,...

Undercover Warriors in the Math Lab

Chronicle Staff April 29, 2010

By Alex Gura Armed with a small, bright orange flash drive, Fred* ’12 marches down the hallway of the third story of Chalmers and takes a sharp right turn. He enters the computer math lab, where...

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