The Harvard-Westlake Chronicle

Sara Cohen: English

Kamala Durairaj September 1, 2015

Sara Cohen joins the Upper School English department after serving as a visiting fellow at Drexel University’s Great Works Symposium. Cohen, who earned a Bachelor of Arts in Comparative Literature at...

Students to work with City Council

Kamala Durairaj April 29, 2015

The Los Angeles Mayor’s Youth Council selected four sophomores as new members of the group. Eshanika Chaudhary ’17, Chasia Jefferies ’17, Lauren Kim ’17 and Nathaniel Wall ’17 will become council...

Middle School hosts EdTech conference

Kamala Durairaj April 29, 2015

More than 300 teachers from around the country attended the EdTech Team Los Angeles Summit featuring Google for Education that was held at the Middle School April 9 and 10. Seventeen members of the faculty...

Students help provide clean water to 2200

Kamala Durairaj March 18, 2015

Students bought around 1,700 water bottles to raise money to bring filtered water to 2,200 people in Africa, Clean Water Ambassador founder Cole Kawana ’16 announced at the assembly March 18. Clean...

Babel submissions increase with new incentives

Kamala Durairaj March 18, 2015

The newly renamed world languages magazine Babel has received 50 student submissions, an increase due to a new extra credit opportunity offered by the World Language department. Babel Editor Lucas Gelfen...

Roses sold before ‘As You Like It’ performance

Phoebe Sanders February 6, 2015

With Social Committee now co-managing the box office, students and parents were able to purchase congratulatory roses for actors when they bought their tickets to “As You Like It’ Feb. 6. The roses,...

New in the classroom: Upper School faculty

Katie Plotkin September 5, 2014

Jamie Chan left her job of eight years in Atlanta as an Emory University assistant dean of undergraduate admission to become an upper school dean, replacing the recently retired Mike Bird.  At Emory,...

School to supply free software

Cole Feldman September 3, 2014

As part of an effort by the school to coordinate technology use by faculty and students, all grades will be able to download and install Microsoft Office for free by following steps that will be in an...

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