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The Student News Site of Harvard-Westlake School

The Harvard-Westlake Chronicle

The Student News Site of Harvard-Westlake School

The Harvard-Westlake Chronicle

No-hitter propels Wolverines to victory, four wins away from title

May 28, 2014

Jack Flaherty ’14 walked the leadoff batter in the Wolverines opening round CIF playoff game against the J.W. North Huskies on May 23.  After that the six-foot-four senior pitcher threw 10 strikeouts...

Self-defense classes planned for Denim Day April 21

Julia Aizuss April 15, 2014

Self-defense classes and a panel of rape experts will  number among the activities intended to celebrate Denim Day April 21. Trishta Dordi ’15 has organized Denim Day on campus for the past two years,...

Prefect Council announces new plan to provide funding to clubs

Jessica Spitz March 21, 2014

Prefect Council has begun a project in which club leaders can request funds for use on club activities and supplies. Prefect Council decided to run the program this year by presenting the idea to Head...

President sets date for mission statement

Noa Yadidi March 19, 2014

President Rick Commons has set an end-of-year target to release the new mission statement he has been working on since December. He plans to meet with alumni on April 9 and hold an official meeting with...

Parents’ Association website breached, information stolen

Zoe Dutton March 19, 2014

The Harvard-Westlake Parents’ Association Party Book fundraising website experienced a security breach, compromising parents’ credit card information, President Rick Commons notified parents and faculty...

Alum to play in NCAA tournament for Harvard

Henry Vogel March 19, 2014

Three years after winning CIF as a junior on the boys’ basketball team, Zena Edosomwan ’12 is preparing for the NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball tournament as a freshman forward on the Harvard University...

In the event of emergency

Claire Goldsmith March 19, 2014

An earthquake that registered a 4.4 on the Richter Scale shook Los Angeles Monday morning. Should an earthquake occur at school, students are to follow the procedure outlined in drills.

Separate Prefect Council and the Honor Board

Noa Yadidi March 19, 2014

I’ve been waiting since August to write this column. I’ve been waiting for the right time, looking for the right news peg to naturally spark what I’ve always had swirling around in my head. I haven’t...

Publications receive NSPA finalist status

Kelly Loeb March 19, 2014

The online Chronicle and Vox Populi yearbook are both finalists for the Pacemaker, the highest award given by the National Scholastic Press Association. Both of these awards will be presented in San Diego...

OFFBEAT: Student writes “rise,” “subvert” messages

Julia Aizuss March 19, 2014

The third time wasn’t quite the charm for Teddy Leinbach ’15 when his latest exploit with chalk on the upper school campus resulted in a week’s worth of detention. He first struck with a few monograms...

Robotics competes regionally in Madera

Angela Chon March 19, 2014

The Robotics Club participated in the third Central Valley Regional FIRST Robotics Competition at Madera South High School in Madera, Calif. from March 7 to March 9 and prepared for the Los Angeles Regional...

SAAC Names Athletes of Month

Jonathan Seymour March 19, 2014

The Student Athletic Advisory Council has picked Mike Sheng ’14 of the boys’ basketball team and Courtney O’Brien ’15 of the girls’ soccer team to be the Male and Female Athletes of the Month. Sheng...

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