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The Harvard-Westlake Chronicle

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The Harvard-Westlake Chronicle

The Student News Site of Harvard-Westlake School

The Harvard-Westlake Chronicle

Model and actress Hunter Schafer talks with Gender and Sexuality Awareness (GSA) club leaders Felicity Phelan 21, Helen Graham 21 and Anneliese Ardizzone 21 about her personal experiences, professionally modeling and acting on HBOs award-winning TV show Euphoria.

“Euphoria” actress Hunter Schafer speaks to school community at GSA-organized assembly

Melody Tang May 14, 2021

Actress, artist and model Hunter Schafer virtually spoke to students about her career experiences at Community Flex Time on May 14. Schafer most recently played Jules Vaughn on HBO’s Emmy Award-winning...

Gender and Sexuality Awareness club to deliver baked goods to benefit the Los Angeles LGBT Center

Lucas Cohen-D'Arbeloff April 22, 2021

The Gender and Sexuality Awareness (GSA) club is hosting a bake sale April 24 and 25 to benefit the Los Angeles LGBT Center, which is the largest supplier of health, housing and educational services for...

GSA to host Day of Silence on Friday

Tessa Augsberger April 22, 2021

The Gender and Sexuality Awareness (GSA) club will host a Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network (GLSEN) Day of Silence demonstration Friday. In remembrance of LGBTQ students who have suffered at...

Affinity leaders gather for SLIDE conference

Hannah Han May 31, 2019

In an effort to encourage cross-cultural collaboration and develop their leadership skills, middle and upper school affinity group leaders convened during the inaugural Student Leadership in Inclusion,...

Affinity groups attend first monthly meeting

Kaitlin Musante September 18, 2017

Members of various affinity groups on campus discussed community values and future goals at their first ever monthly meeting. Coordinator of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Nate Cardin said that they...

Students sport rainbow stickers to show their support for the LGBTQ community. Credit: Sophie Haber/Chronicle

Students show their support for the LGBTQ community

Sophie Haber May 18, 2017

Marking International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia, students and faculty showed their support for the school’s LGBT community with rainbow hearts on their chests. Gender Sexuality...

Students enjoy refreshments at the multicultural lunch.
Credit: Sophie Haber/Chronicle

Affinity groups host multicultural brunch

Jenny Li January 30, 2017

Student-led affinity groups including the Latin American Student Organization, Black Leadership Awareness and Culture Club, Gender and Sexuality Awareness Club and La Femme hosted a multicultural brunch...

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Still on the spectrum: identifying as asexual

Su Jin Nam February 15, 2016

Amber* ’16 has always felt as though she was missing out on the “normal sexual discoveries” that her friends talked about in their conversations. Whenever her friends fawned over a “hot new celebrity,”...

GSA to screen alum’s film

Jacob Goodman February 28, 2014

The Gender and Sexuality Awareness Club will host a screening of the film "GBF" followed by a Q & A with the film's director Darren Stein '89 Friday, April 11 in Ahmanson Lecture Hall. "This is an...

GSA hosts “Ask a Queer Teacher” event

Jacob Goodman February 21, 2014

Gay and lesbian members of the Harvard-Westlake faculty talked about their experiences growing up in the Gender and Sexuality Awareness Club’s “Ask a Queer Teacher” event on Feb. 24. Visual arts...

GSA changes name to broaden purpose

Jivani Gengatharan September 25, 2013

The Gay-Straight Alliance representatives changed the club’s  name to Gender Sexuality Awareness during their first meeting this year. Since the terms gay and straight only encompass two types of people,...

Alum screens film in Ahmanson Lecture Hall

Jack Goldfisher November 18, 2012

Darren Stein ’89 screened a rough cut of his new film “G.B.F” for an audience of more than fifteen students and faculty after school Friday in Ahmanson Lecture Hall. The screening was sponsored by...

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