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Career Day opens to all students

Kenneth Schrupp March 19, 2014

Career Day will be held May 12 at the Upper School and be open to sophomore and senior participants. In past years, juniors would shadow members of their interested fields for a day. Future Career Day...

Orchestra room faces acoustic problems

Jensen Pak February 12, 2014

Instrumental music students have been experiencing high noise levels in the remodeled orchestra room. Performing arts teacher Mark Hilt said they were happy with last summer’s remodel but "especially...

Alumni to mentor through networking

Kenneth Schrupp October 15, 2013

HW Works and the Harvard-Westlake African-American Alumni Network will hold a speed networking night Oct. 24. Alumni representing various industries, including finance, journalism and entertainment, will...

Computer Science Club to teach Python

Kenneth Schrupp September 25, 2013

Aaron Anderson ’14 and Daniel Palumbo ’14, leaders of the Computer Sciences club, will teach a series of after school introductory classes for the programming language Python staring in October. These...

Students hold office on junior state cabinet

Kenneth Schrupp August 27, 2013

Four students were elected to senior positions in the California Junior State of America, a student-run youth organization, during the summer. JSA members participate in student government almost parallel...

GSA to screen film directed by alumnus

Kenneth Schrupp April 24, 2013

The Gay Straight Alliance will  screen the film “GBF,” directed by alum Darren Stein ’89, at the Downtown Independent theater on May 8. The film revolves around two gay high school boys struggling...

Character education course to be offered online for next year

Kenneth Schrupp March 13, 2013

An online character education course will be launched this summer and participants’ feedback and suggestions will be used to finalize the program for integration into Choices and Challenges and as an...

GSA members attend convention

Jivani Gengatharan November 7, 2012

Gay Straight Alliance members attended the "Models of Pride" convention at the University of Southern California on Oct. 13. The convention examined gay rights issues and provided solutions to "misconceptions"...

GSA attends clergyman’s speech

Noa Yadidi October 10, 2012

The Gay-Straight Alliance plans to expand its relationships with other schools and begin hosting its own events, GSA leader Patric Verrone ’13 said. Members attended the Oct. 7 screening of the documentary...

David Lim: Italy

Elana Zeltser September 5, 2012

David Lim ‘13 went on a 12 day trip to Italy to connect art and architecture with their political and literary context. The trip mostly consisted of visits to ancient Roman sites such as the Colosseum,...

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