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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

Bigelow, Reitman to speak at Film Festival

March 1, 2010

Kathryn Bigelow, director of Oscar-nominated movie The Hurt Locker, and Jason Reitman '95 will speak at the 7th annual Harvard-Westlake Film Festival on March 19, festival co-chairs Romina D'Allesandro...

Community Council opens office in lounge

November 11, 2008

By Michelle Yousefzadeh Community Council has set up its new office in the center of student activity in hopes of making community service a daily part of student life. The space was laid out in the...

Catchin’ a wave

November 11, 2008

By Marni BartaHannah Levitt ’09 wakes up on a week day at 5 a.m. and reaches for her wetsuit rather than her school clothes. Though it is an early start, Levitt doesn’t mind, because it guarantees...

White House recognizes sisters at volunteer event

October 1, 2008

By Annie Belfield Marni ’09 and Berni Barta ’10 listened to President George W. Bush’s "Remarks on Volunteering" speech at the White House Sept. 8. The Barta sisters received an invitation...

Student film screens at festival

September 3, 2008

  By Marni Barta "It’s a Wonderful Climate," a comical short film on global warming created by seven students for a video art assignment, premiered at Raleigh Studios in Hollywood on July 19...

FAC endorses 4-day break for fall 2009

April 22, 2008

By Marni Barta Come October, sophomores are still adjusting to the new atmosphere of the Upper School, juniors are stressing out under more rigorous schedules and seniors are missing classes...

Sisters honored by President

Chronicle Staff January 30, 2008

By Dana Glaser Marni '09 and Berni '10 Barta were among the first to greet President George W. Bush Wednesday as he alighted from Air Force One at Los Angeles International Airport. “Hello...

Do you hear the people sing?

November 6, 2007

By Marni Barta Though a convict and an officer of the law may be at odds with each other most of the time, they are linked by Geoffrey Rock ’09 in the upper school production of “Les Misérables.” ...

Updates mark new school year

September 5, 2007

By Candace Ravan, Marni Barta, and Jordan Odiakosa In an effort to update technology on the upper campus, portable laptops have been added throughout campus, while the language lab has been...

Christians sponsor free car wash for faculty

December 13, 2006

The Faith in Action Club sponsored a car wash on Nov. 16 to show gratitude for the faculty.  Club members washed a total of 20 cars in the St. Michael’s parking lot from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. The car...

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