The Harvard-Westlake Chronicle

Bench depth compensates for girls’ basketball injuries

Henry Vogel January 15, 2015

The girls’ basketball team will utilize a high-pressure defense and an up-tempo, guard-heavy offense to compensate for its lack of size as the league season gets under way. In the girls’ non-league...

Wolverines open up season undefeated

Tyler Graham January 14, 2015

The boys’ soccer team has jumped out of the gates firing on all cylinders with an undefeated start to their 2014-2015 campaign. The team currently holds a 7-0 overall record (2-0 league) and is ranked...

Online Quad Talk

Jessica Spitz January 14, 2015

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Upper School to implement 1:1 laptop program

Kelly Loeb January 14, 2015

Tiffany* ’16 walks into history class and sits down in her regular seat in the back left corner of her classroom in Seaver. She opens up her MacBook Pro and the first thing she does is check Facebook,...

Levin returns after school clears allegations

Zoe Dutton January 14, 2015

Chief Financial Officer Rob Levin returned to the classroom Jan. 5 after an investigation cleared him of anonymous allegations of sexual misconduct. Levin had been on a leave of absence from teaching while...

New midyear plan draws mixed reviews

Scott Nussbaum January 14, 2015

Students completed alternative assignments, such as group activities and videos, as well as traditional cumulative midyear tests in December as part of the new assessment schedule. In addition to moving...

Students to intern at clothing company

Sophie Cohen January 14, 2015

An internship program at clothing company Forever 21 is in the works for students in the Theatrical Costume Design elective who are interested in clothing design, development and production. Harry Salamandra,...

Junior center contributes for water polo USMNT

Joe Levin January 14, 2015

Ben Hallock ’16 scored a goal in his first appearance for the USA Water Polo Men’s National Team in its game against Italy Jan. 3. The U.S. won 9-7, and Hallock’s fourth quarter goal put the Americans...

Upper school applicants shadow students on campus

Lauren Kim January 14, 2015

All sophomore and junior applicants to Harvard-Westlake who have interviewed so far have participated in a shadow day offered by the Office of Admission from the beginning of November to the end of February. Upper...

School hosts field hockey showcase

Juliana Berger January 14, 2015

Head coaches from the University of Maryland, Johns Hopkins, Brown and Yale coached and observed field hockey players from all over the country on Ted Slavin Field Jan. 3 and 4. The event consisted of...

Robotics club prepares for ‘recycle rush’

Cole Feldman January 14, 2015

The Robotics Club moved into its second week of preparation for the FIRST Robotics Competition of 2015 in February by bringing in two mechanical engineers from Glenair Incorporated, an electrical connector...

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