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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

Interim Head of Upper School Liz Resnick. Printed with permission of Nathanson's

Resnick replaces Barzdukas as Interim Head of Upper School

Jean Sanders August 31, 2016

Although Liz Resnick will only fill the position of head of Upper School for one year, she has already made one permanent policy change: eliminating styrofoam cups from the faculty room. However, Resnick...

Expens-ercise: Are pricey workouts worth it?

Expens-ercise: Are pricey workouts worth it?

Jean Sanders September 1, 2015

As Sophia Van Iderstine ’17 gets ready for her late morning exercise class on a Saturday, she laces up her sneakers, grabs a bottle of Smart Water and heads for the door holding one more item in her...

Arn Chorn-Pond shows students around Battambang, his home town. Pond is a survivor of the Cambodian genocide and a human rights activist committed to the preservation of Cambodian music. Prior to the trip, Chorn-Pond visited the Upper School on April 13 to be interviewed by students.

Lights, Cambodia, Action

Jean Sanders September 1, 2015

Standing in Junom, the village where his mother lived after the Khmer Rouge took her family’s home, William Chow ’17 took out his camera and begins to film the scenery. Chow’s mother is a survivor...

7th annual STEMfest features apps, social research, free food

Jean Sanders May 20, 2015

Nitrogen-infused ice cream, smartphone apps, robotic presentations, statistical research projects and free tacos were highlights of the seventh annual STEMfest held on the quad during a special activities...

Blank Theatre to perform 2 student plays

Jean Sanders April 29, 2015

The Blank Theatre selected five plays written by students as semifinalists for their Young Playwrights Festival. Sabrina Batchler ’15 and Dylan Schifrin’s ’16 plays were chosen as two of the 12 plays...

Environmental club to show documentary

Jean Sanders January 14, 2015

The Environmental Club will screen the Netflix Documentary "Mission Blue" in the Ahmanson lecture hall Jan 16. The documentary follows the work of internationally-recognized oceanographer, marine biologist...

Environmental club to screen documentary

Jean Sanders January 12, 2015

The Environmental Club will screen the Netflix Documentary "Mission Blue" in the Ahmanson Lecture Hall Jan. 16. The documentary follows the work of internationally-recognized oceanographer, marine biologist...

Senior releases first five-song EP on iTunes

Jean Sanders November 19, 2014

Elizabeth Goran ’15 released a five-song EP album on iTunes Sept. 26. "Fight" is listed in the pop category, and its songs include "Undone," "Make it Last," "Fight," "We Could Be" and "At the End of...

Scholastic Arts Awards

James Hur February 12, 2014

27 students received the Scholastic Art Awards, which recognize students for their work in 28 different art forms.

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