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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

Dear Saba: Stop Stressing

Dear Saba: Stop Stressing

Saba Nia October 4, 2018

Dear “Stressed Out” Saba, Today is the one-year anniversary of my grandfather’s death. I had my first history test of the year, so naturally, my focus was directed toward this perceived “life-or-death”...

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Dear future Head of Upper School Laura Ross,

Chronicle Staff November 22, 2016

Welcome to Harvard-Westlake; we’re glad to have you here. For students here, the beginning of a new school year is characterized by syllabi outlining teachers’ expectations and rules for the class....

What we learned during March of the Living

Chronicle Staff June 8, 2015

If you didn’t notice, during the two weeks after spring break, 24 seniors were absent from school. We were part of that group, the group that embarked on the two-week journey to Poland and Israel called...

A goodbye from CFO Rob Levin

May 27, 2015

It's been an honor serving as Harvard-Westlake's CFO. I'm grateful that Harvard School took a chance on a twenty-five-year-old B-school grad with zero experience in 1985. In the decades since, events...

What we learned during March of the Living

Sophie Kupiec-Weglinski May 26, 2015

If you didn’t notice, during the two weeks after spring break, 24 seniors were absent from school. We were part of that group, the group that embarked on the two-week journey to Poland and Israel called...

Making a lasting difference

Henry Hahn August 27, 2013

It’s a new year and a new beginning; we have a new president and many new opportunities for change. Our transition to the heads of student government coincides with arguably the biggest administrative...

Take ownership

James Hur October 10, 2012

Editors: Upper School Back-to-School Day was costly for me this year. I arrived about 8 a.m. and parked my car in my assigned faculty spot between Chalmers and Weiler. Nobody was parked on either side...

‘Do Well and Do Good’

James Hur October 3, 2012

The character theme or motto we introduce each school year usually focuses our attention on a narrow range of behaviors or outcomes. Several years ago the focus was on thoughtful and ethical decision making...

Help us make this year fun

September 22, 2012

As Master Oogway states, "Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery, but today is a gift, that is why it is called the present." Though  a humorous aside from Dreamworks’ "Kung Fu Panda", this quote,...

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