The Student News Site of Harvard-Westlake School

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

Genocide Awareness Week opens with refugee speaker

November 11, 2009

The Chronicle won the award often called the Pulitzer Prize of high school journalism, the National Pacemaker, for its 2008-2009 issues. Professional journalists from the Seattle area judged the contest,...

Making History

April 28, 2009

By Lucy Jackson It’s a lazy Friday afternoon and history teachers Larry Klein, Ken Neisser and Dave Waterhouse chat in the third floor Seaver history office discussing the potential cell phone ban,...

Getting bromantic

March 24, 2009

By Lucy Jackson e’ve all seen it: the couple that feels the need to flaunt their affection every Monday at break as if they were on a reality TV show that the entire Upper School is watching. It...

Varsity boys’ soccer falls in first round of CIF

February 20, 2009

By Lucy Jackson Despite rolling into its first round playoff game on a five-game win streak, the boys’ varsity soccer team fell to St. John Bosco Braves 2-1 Friday on its home field. The Wolverines...

New rules, suppressed recommendations shine spotlight on Honor Board practices

February 10, 2009

By Dana Glaser and Lucy Jackson Two "formal leaks" of confidentiality led the administration to withhold results of two recent Honor Board cases to protect the privacy of students involved, Head of School...

Too little, too late

February 10, 2009

by Lucy Jackson Last Friday, Head of Upper School Harry Salamandra sent an e-mail to upper school students stating that the recommendations for two Honor Board cases that took place in December would not...

Kutcher attracts media circus as new assistant coach

September 12, 2008

By Lucy Jackson Nobody will forget the freshman football team’s 14-0 victory over Lynwood High School today. New assistant coach Ashton Kutcher’s presence ensured that a dozen...

Volleyball rebounds from Loyola, grabs 7 straight wins in league play

April 23, 2008

By Lucy Jackson Down two games to rival Loyola, the boys’ volleyball team battled back in the third set, exchanging points with its opponent and extending the match with a 29-27 win. The team carried...

Volleyball beats Marymount in semifinals

November 14, 2007

By Lucy Jackson The girls’ volleyball team avenged last year’s semifinals loss to Marymount last night, beating the Sailors at home in three straight sets to move into CIF finals...

Recruiting season begins, three athletes commit early

September 6, 2007

By Seth Goldman, Lucy Jackson and Jordan Odiakosa Senior athletes verbally committed to three Division I schools before the start of their final high school seasons, a growing trend as the competition...

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