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

Film from Photography I class finds new life

September 7, 2012

By Jacob Goodman Although Alyssa Sherwood’s Photography I class’s film "The Darkroom" was not accepted to the Ottawa International Animation Film Festival, it will be screened at the...

Students, alumni sing at Hollywood Bowl

September 5, 2012

By Enya Huang Eight students and recent graduates performed in the choir at the Hollywood Bowl concert "Ray Charles: Genius + Soul = Jazz," a tribute to the famed musician who specialized in jazz, pop,...

Junior helps to make commercial

September 5, 2012

By Emily Segal As a market research intern for Next Engine, a technology design partner for many of the largest companies in the U.S., Krista Knighton’ 14 spent four to six hours a day researching...

Sophomore performs onstage for play in Fringe Festival

September 5, 2012

By Sara Evall Covi Brannan ’15 took a step toward her dream of professional acting when she performed at the world famous Fringe Festival in Edinburgh, Scotland this summer. The play "The Smoking...

Senior works on farm in Maine

September 5, 2012

By Aaron Lyons Martin Riu ’13 woke up at 5:30 a.m. There was little light outside, but Riu dragged himself out of bed to feed pigs and chickens, move cows and set up fencing. At 7:30 a.m. he...

Students work as summer interns

September 5, 2012

By Ally White and Michael Sugerman Copying fliers and running errands, transcribing speeches and maintaining websites were some of the tasks assigned to students who volunteered during the summer for mayoral,...

Student Teaches Sailing at UCLA Marina

September 4, 2012

By Kenneth Schrupp Greg Lehroff ’14 taught sailing to underprivileged children during the summer as a counselor in training at the UCLA marina. He was motivated to join the program by his brother,...

Junior creates 3-D pictures of brains

September 4, 2012

By Jivani Gengatharan Only hours after walking into a neuroscience lab for the first time, Liza Woythaler ’14 was bombarded with new tasks and scientific procedures. Although it took four weeks...

Senior builds acoustics models for physics lab

September 4, 2012

By Lauren Sonnenberg When Head Prefect Michael Wagmeister ’13 contacted physics teacher Antonio Nassar looking for a summer internship, he expected data recording, but instead found himself discussing...

Group researches stem cells

September 4, 2012

By Ana Scuric As Kevin Adler ’13 walks into a lab at the University of Southern California’s Eli and Edythe Blythe Broad Center for Stem Cell Research, he grabs his lab coat and prepares...

Intern helps build mouse brain database

September 4, 2012

By Lauren Siegel As the only high school intern at UCLA’s Laboratory of Neuro Imaging, Molly Cinnamon ’14 spent her summer conducting and observing experiments that will contribute...

Miles for music

September 4, 2012

By Sydney Foreman A few hundred or even a few thousand miles did not stop music lovers from seeing their favorite acts this summer. Although Sziget, one of the biggest music festivals in Europe was not...

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