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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

Six lessons I learned at Harvard-Westlake

Emily Segal May 31, 2014

Of course, I left my senior column to the absolute last minute. I couldn’t decide how to turn my six years of experiences into a 500 word column that hopefully conveys something other than “it was...

No Reservations

Emily Segal March 21, 2014

M Street Coffee 13251 Moorpark St Sherman Oaks 1.2 miles from Harvard-Westlake Yelp Price Range $ Local art is displayed around the coffee shop and is available for purchase. Artists’ names and...

Too strong a connection?

Emily Segal September 25, 2013

As Krista Knighton ’14 shuts the door to her dean’s office, she immediately reaches inside her backpack for her white iPhone 5. A few steps later, she sits down on a couch in the lounge and begins...

Math teacher to return to Utah

Emily Segal May 29, 2013

After spending her first post-college years teaching at Harvard-Westlake, upper school math teacher Ashley Satterthwaite plans to move to Sandy, Utah for at least the next few years. Her decision to move...

Oodles of Doodles

Emily Segal February 13, 2013

Although some teachers consider doodling to be a purposless and counterproductive activity, some studies show that doodling in class can help improve focus and overall benefit students. "The physical act...

Janowitz earns distinction

Emily Segal December 19, 2012

The Senior Advancement Administrator for the Office of Advancement will be commended for her hard work at a conference with over 1,000 advancement professionals. Brenda Janowitz was selected by the Council...

‘The Photo Capturer’

Emily Segal November 7, 2012

Photographer Xenia Viragh ’15 says she draws inspiration from her travels. She has lived in six cities in her life so far, and has pursued photography in all of them. Her mother was a photographer, so...

Molecular Gastronomy

David Lim October 26, 2012

History classes learn about election through projects

Emily Segal October 10, 2012

Students sign up for AP U.S. Government because they want to learn how America’s democracy works. The class is for those who are interested in the formation of our constitution, separation of powers,...

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