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The Student News Site of Harvard-Westlake School

The Harvard-Westlake Chronicle

The Student News Site of Harvard-Westlake School

The Harvard-Westlake Chronicle

Character Beth Harmon's rise to prominence in

Netflix and Chess

Paul Kurgan March 12, 2021

Netflix’s “The Queen's Gambit” debut in October has since sparked a surge of interest in chess, causing an 87% increase in purchased chess sets and raising chess book sales by 603% in the US. The...

Junior places in national chess tournament

Chronicle Staff December 16, 2010

  By Michael Aronson Cheston Gunawan ’12 took 11th place out of 100 11th grade participants in the 2010 National Championships for Chess at the Disney Coronado Hotel in Orlando, Florida....

Prefect Council Elected for thet 2010-2011 term

Chronicle Staff April 28, 2010

The Chronicle asked the recently elected representatives for the classes of 2011 and 2012 to describe how they hoped to make a difference. Christine Kanoff ’11 "We are all tired of reading 10 e-mails...

She puts everyone in their place

Chronicle Staff September 4, 2006

By Andrew Schein Even as Computer programs beat chess masters, fight battles in Iraq, perform dangerous surgeries, calculate complex equations and explore the outer reaches of the solar system, math...

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