The Harvard-Westlake Chronicle

Playwrights Festival Auditions

Chronicle Staff February 2, 2011

By Evan Brown Auditions to be an actor in the Playwright’s Festival are being held on Feb. 22 and 23 in the Drama Lab. The cast list will be sent out via e-mail on Feb. 28. Performances will...

Big Sunday founder to speak Nov. 19

November 11, 2010

By Caitie Benell The founder of Big Sunday told students at an upper school assembly on Friday to find something they enjoy doing and give it back to the community. David Levinson encouraged students...

Students fail to perform community service

September 1, 2010

By Chloe Lister Forty seven upper school students had yet to complete their community service requirement upon the last day of 2009-2010 school year, Assistant to the Head of Upper School Michelle Bracken...

Medical student shares experience with students

Chronicle Staff May 25, 2010

By Michelle Yousefzadeh Lauren Wolchok, the daughter of middle school science teacher Sandra Wolchok, spoke to upper school students last Wednesday about her experiences as an undergraduate at Harvard...

High Stakes: Clue Seven

Chronicle Staff April 30, 2010

By Allegra Tepper After enduring months of waiting, the decision is finally in the hands of the seniors as they weigh their options for matriculation. With only a month to decide, our three seniors scramble...

School considers canceling dances

February 10, 2010

By Jordan Freisleben Less than two weeks after the Jan. 30 semiformal, some concerned deans and faculty members raised the possibility of canceling the event for future years chaplain Father J. Young...

Harmony gives toys at annual holiday party

December 16, 2009

  By Nicki Resnikoff A box decorated with holiday-themed wrapping paper for the Holiday Toy Drive sat in the lounge from Nov. 19 to Dec. 4. The toys that students donated were given to kids from East...

Excess texts

November 10, 2009

By Daniel Rothberg A few weeks ago, I was perusing the mail, when I stumbled upon an unnecessarily thick envelope. At first glance it did not seem important to me so I was inclined to put it aside; however,...

Students able to view absence records from online portal

May 26, 2009

By Anna Etra Absence records are now available online through HWonline, Head of Attendance Gabriel Preciado announced in a school-wide e-mail. Students can access the student portal from home and from...

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...

Department chairs step down from positions

April 28, 2009

By Alexia Boyarsky Although a couple of faculty members are leaving both campus’ this year, Chief of Finance Rob Levin says that the turnover has significantly decreased this year. Meanwhile, five...

Bek announces Peer Support Coordinators

April 27, 2009

By Nicki Resnikoff The Peer Support Coordinators for 2009-2010 year were announced in an e-mail to this year’s coordinators and trainees on Monday. The coordinators will be juniors Charlie Mischer,...

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