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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

Holocaust survivor Michele Rodri speaks to the sophomore class during their class meeting March 29. Credit: Sofia Heller/Chronicle

Holocaust survivor speaks to sophomore class

Sofia Heller March 30, 2017

Holocaust survivor Michele Rodri shared her experience during the war, told about her life after and advised students to speak up against wrongdoings at the sophomore class meeting March 29. Rodri was...

Esther Ollivier '18 recalls how the tragic events in Paris have affected her friends and family. 
Credit: Lara Mikhail/Chronicle

Esther Ollivier ’18 shares how terrorism in Paris affected her family

Lara Mikhail February 3, 2016

The phone rang incessantly as Esther Ollivier ’18 and her mother drove home. Her father was calling from Paris. After they picked up, her father delivered horrific news. The phone cut off. Scared...

The city of love, scarred by hatred

The city of love, scarred by hatred

Danielle Kaye November 17, 2015

My French host family and I began the evening of November 13 by watching a soccer game in the living room. They jokingly belt out the national anthem at the start of the match, and we cheered alongside...

Students studying abroad in France are safe from attacks

Sammi Handler November 14, 2015

The students studying at School Year Abroad in Rennes, France are safe following the attacks on Paris Nov. 13. Katie Schlesinger '17, Sophia Dienstag '17 and Danielle Kaye '17 confirmed that they were...

Film teacher researches French director in Paris

Marcella Park September 25, 2013

Performing arts teacher Ted Walch spent a week in Paris during the summer researching French director Francois Truffaut’s "Les Quatre Cents Coups" at The Cinémathèque Française. He also walked the...

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