The Harvard-Westlake Chronicle

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Effects of Adderall on academics

Sharon Chow February 11, 2016

Facing the pressure of schoolwork and outside obligations, Mary* ’17 turns to medication such at Ritalin, Vyvanse and Adderall to keep her focused and awake. She started taking them regularly this year...

Easy Way Out

Benjamin Most January 14, 2015

For Tim* ’16, doing homework for his Intro to Calculus Honors class has little to do with finding solutions to problems. In fact, for most problems, he never even reaches a solution. “As long as you...

Get psyched

November 11, 2008

By Alexia Boyarsky In my Psychology class, we don’t get too much homework, we rarely have tests and many of our classes are composed of fun interactive activities...

Administration nixes plans for late school day

April 22, 2008

By Alexia Boyarsky Plans to start school 45 minutes late next Friday as the culmination of Sleep Week have been cancelled. The week was first suggested by the Sports Council two months ago to raise...

Aspiring actor helms new lending library

February 14, 2007

By Annie Dreyer People used to ask Allie Costa if there were any books she hadn’t read. “Yeah, that one over there in Russian,” she would respond grudgingly.This is not good enough for...

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