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

Sophomore crafts jewelry in Rome

May 29, 2012

By Hank Gerba If his measurements were not perfect, the piece would have to be scrapped. Carefully marking a sheet of copper, Jack Cooper ’14 finalized the design of the necklace he was working...

In case of an emergency…

November 10, 2010

When the fire alarm goes off, nobody panics. But that’s just because nobody cares. Our typical reaction to the piercing shriek of the incredibly effective sound system is a split second of startled...

Teachers simulate A.L.I.C.E. defense against gunman attack

September 8, 2009

By Emily Khaykin Security guard Mark Geiger was pinned to the floor last Thursday by a pile of teachers pounding at his head. Geiger had stormed the room where the teachers were cowering in an exercise...

Through the looking glass

May 26, 2009

By Alexia Boyarsky When asked to describe their department in five words, the English teachers have some trouble. "It’s amusing that of all people, we can’t come up with five words," English...

Rethink proposed cell ban

April 28, 2009

There is no excuse for the blatant cell phone use that has run rampant in classrooms and in the hallways since ownership of Blackberries and iPhones mushroomed: it’s obnoxious, rude and immature....

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