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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

Makeup or Made-up?

Emma Limor November 13, 2019

Makeup art gains popularity during the Halloween and Day of the Dead, but other artists oppose the validity of the new art form. On Halloween, Adrienne Usher ’22 strutted down the stage at the...

HW Miles of Smiles hosts Halloween-themed photo booth

October 31, 2018

HW Miles of Smiles hosted a Halloween-themed photo booth to support the Children's Hospital of Los Angeles. According to the organizer of the photo booth, Taia Cheng '19, the purpose of the booth was...

Prefect Council hosts Halloween Festivities

Lola Butan October 31, 2018

Students gathered in the lounge during break to watch their teachers and fellow classmates perform in the annual Halloween costume contest and eat free Cinnabons provided by Prefect Council members Oct....

Stone-cutters Publishes Halloween Zine

October 31, 2018

The Stone-cutters Arts Collective published a Halloween-themed zine on Wednesday, marking their first publication of the year. Students who worked on the publication attended three workshops to hone in...

HWAA hosts annual Halloween party

Caitlin Chung October 29, 2018

175 Wolverine alumna and their children engaged in arts and crafts projects, games and a costume contest at the annual Alumni with Young Kids Halloween Party on Oct. 28, the second alumni event of the...

Photo illustration by Sofia Heller and Kaitlin Musante

Why Girls Feel Pressured to Conceal Less and Reveal More

Kaitlin Musante January 16, 2018

Amelia* ’19 pulled down on the black spandex of her costume, feeling exposed as she walked through a sea of Red Solo cups, discarded candy wrappers and jack-o-lanterns. Just a few hours earlier, Amelia...

Nico James '19 and Evan LaTourette-Ghez '19 compete in the costume contest. Credit: Sophie Haber/Chronicle

Students compete in Halloween costume contest

Sofia Heller October 31, 2017

Students competed in the annual Halloween costume contest Oct. 31 during activities period. Head of Upper School Laura Ross, President Rick Commons and department heads judged the costume contest in the...

Students celebrate Halloween

Jenny Li November 22, 2016

Students participated in a Social Committee-organized costume contest and took photos in a photo booth to raise money for the Children’s Hospital Los Angeles on Halloween. The committee organized the...

Students take photos in the photo booth sponsored by the Miles for Smiles club. Credit: Jenny Li/Chronicle

Miles of Smiles club sponsors charity photo booth

Jenny Li November 1, 2016

Members of the Miles of Smiles club raised $1,100 to help patients at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles afford their medical expenses. The event, Smile! for CHLA, encouraged members of the community to...

Students dress up as characters from the Pixar film

Clubs sponsor Halloween-themed festivities

Jenny Li October 31, 2016

Students celebrated Halloween festivities Oct. 31 and participated in events hosted by Social Committee, ranging from a Halloween costume contest to themed movies in the lounge. Participating students...

Wolverines beat Salesian in Halloween showdown

Tyler Graham October 31, 2014

Harvard-Westlake beat Salesian 28-14 Friday night to improve their record to 6-3 overall, and 2-2 in the Angelus League. This win puts the Wolverines in third place in the Angelus League, giving them an...

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