The Harvard-Westlake Chronicle

Salamandra to retire after 41 years of teaching at the school

Joie Zhang June 4, 2020

Senior alumni officer Harry Salamandra will retire after 41 years at the school, 15 of which he spent as Head of Upper School. President Rick Commons wrote a tribute to Salamandra in the third digital...

HW Works to hold internship workshop

Jacob Goodman March 13, 2015

HW Works will host its third annual internship workshop with various speakers instructing students on how to write resumes, succeed in interviews and find internships. The workshop will be held after school...

HW Works gives students interviewing, résumé advice

Enya Huang March 19, 2014

More than 10 students attended an internship workshop hosted by the HW Works Internship and Career Network March 12, which aimed to teach students how to present themselves to potential employers. The...

Salamandra exercises body, mind with new desk

Sydney Foreman September 25, 2013

Senior alumni officer Harry Salamandra didn’t just change to a new office this year when the Alumni Office moved up the hill above the security kiosk, where former President Tom Hudnut used to work....

Computer science class takes field trip to Launchpad LA, invites speakers

Sarah Novicoff December 19, 2012

The Advanced Topics in Computer Science class visited the headquarters of the business incubator Launchpad LA Dec. 5. The field-trip was part of an ongoing effort by Theo Davis ’13 to explore the other...

Alumni office unveils internship program

Aaron Lyons September 5, 2012

"New Works", a program that aims to offer students and alumni job opportunities, will launch in September, announced Senior Alumni Officer Harry Salamandra at the Senior and Faculty Barbeque on Aug. 30. Salamandra...

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