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The Harvard-Westlake Chronicle

The Student News Site of Harvard-Westlake School

The Harvard-Westlake Chronicle

Boys and girls track and field prevail in respective meets

Ryan Razmjoo April 18, 2021

The boys track and field team defeated St. Francis High School 59-58 and the girls team defeated Marlborough School 92-12 in the team's third meet of the season Saturday at Ted Slavin Field Both squads...

Valedictorian Brendan Rose ’17 speaks to his fellow classmates.
Credit: Pavan Tauh/Chronicle

Huybrechts honored at commencement ceremony

Sophie Haber June 10, 2017

The school bestowed outgoing Head of School Jeanne Huybrechts an honorary diploma at the commencement ceremony on Friday, which marked a first in Harvard-Westlake history. The Class of 2017 received their...

Levin steps down as CFO, will continue to teach classes

Zoe Dutton May 27, 2015

David Weil ’93 will take over as Chief Financial Officer, succeeding Rob Levin, who is stepping down after 30 years to focus on teaching, President Rick Commons announced May 4 to faculty and staff online...

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...

Investigation clears Levin

Zoe Dutton December 18, 2014

An investigation found allegations of sexual misconduct by Chief Financial Officer Rob Levin to be unsubstantiated, President Rick Commons wrote in an email to the community Thursday. Levin has been...

Prefect Council plans semiformal alternative

November 16, 2011

By Arielle Maxner The Prefect Council has administrative approval to create a community event to replace semiformal under some strict guidelines. Last year, the administration canceled the semiformal...

Prefects to inform via website

November 16, 2011

By Arielle Maxner The Prefect Council is creating a website to continually keep students updated about what the prefects are doing. “We have been devoting a lot of time to getting that up because...

Water bottles reintroduced in cafeteria

October 25, 2011

By Arielle Maxner The cafeteria resumed sale of plastic bottled water Oct. 31, as part of the Green Campaign, an effort to make the campus more environmentally conscious and friendly, led by the Environmental...

Prefects negotiate restaurant discounts

October 25, 2011

By Arielle Maxner Certain restaurants in the Studio City area are now offering discounts to Harvard-Westlake students, due to the efforts of the Prefect Council. Restaurants currently offering discounts...

2011-2012 Head Prefects announced

March 24, 2011

The Head Prefects for the 2011-2012 year will be Rishi Bagrodia ’12 and Brooke Levin ’12. Father J. Young made the announcement after school today, saying that there was enough of a gap between...

School controller resigns post after 14-year tenure

February 16, 2011

By Rebecca Nussbaum School controller Vanessa Rhodes resigned as of Jan. 1 after holding her position for 14 years. "You get a sense when someone’s ready for the next step in their life, and...

Vox requires students

Chronicle Staff December 16, 2010

For the first time, yearbooks were preordered this year in an effort to stay green and reduce costs. Yearbook Chief Financial Officer Jonathan Etra ’11 worked with Chief Financial Officer Rob...

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