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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

A hearfelt thank you to an unforgettable leader

March 15, 2012

President Thomas C. Hudnut will remain ingrained in school history as the force that forged Harvard-Westlake’s path to greatness. A chief architect of the 1989 merger of Harvard School for Boys...

2 teachers to visit school in Beijing

March 15, 2012

By Lara Sokoloff Two teachers will visit Beijing No. 12 during spring break as part of a relationship first forged two summers ago by Head of School Jeanne Huybrechts and President Thomas C. Hudnut. Math...

Parents sign up to discuss books with Hudnut

May 24, 2011

By Allison Hamburger For the past 10 years, about 50 parents have had an annual tradition of joining President Thomas C. Hudnut to discuss literature. They each read a book that Hudnut has selected and...

Pianist to perform for students at Monday assembly

Chronicle Staff February 7, 2011

By Lara Sokoloff He played at the Walt Disney Concert Hall Saturday and at the event commemorating former President Ronald Reagan's 100th birthday Sunday. On Monday, five-time Grammy nominated pianist...

Business office finishes budget, awaits board of trustees approval

November 10, 2010

  By Rebecca Nussbaum  The Business Office is finishing the preliminary 2011-2012 budget that will be approved by the Board of Trustees at its Dec. 6 meeting, Chief Financial Officer...

LAUSD cancels Friday night football game due to air quality

September 8, 2009

By Ashley Khakshouri The varsity football team was forced to scrimmage against itself Friday night when the season opener game was cancelled because of concerns over the air quality in the East San Fernando...

I’m moving forward, memories in tow

May 27, 2009

By Carly Radist Six years. 72 months. 26,280 days. 630,720 hours. 37,843,200 minutes. 2,270,592,000 seconds. (I thank my TI-84 Plus for those numbers because even after all of these years at Harvard-Westlake,...

Hudnut announced Oreman as valedictorian

May 18, 2009

By Alexia Boyarsky Josh Oreman ’09 will give the valedictory speech at the senior Commencement ceremony on June 5. Oreman was announced as the valedictorian at the Cum Laude assembly on May 18. He...

School adjusts as endowment drops

November 11, 2008

By Allegra Tepper his summer President Thomas C. Hudnut wrote one of his first letters of the school year to the parent body, as he does every year as part of his pre-school ritual. However, this summer,...

AP, Honors chemistry teacher leaves school after 25 years

September 3, 2008

By Cathi Choi Chemistry teacher Stephen Marsden wrote famously fast responses to student e-mails. But to e-mails for this article with questions about why he left the school, Marsden wrote no response....

Head of Security resigns

February 15, 2008

By Michael KaplanKevin Giberson has resigned as the school’s Head of Security. President Thomas C. Hudnut informed the faculty of Giberson’s resignation in an e-mail Friday afternoon. “I...

Parents to escape to Monte Carlo

February 15, 2008

By Ava Kofman and Jennie Porter The Harvard-Westlake Parents’ Association is hosting its annual black tie dinner and auction March 8, but this time its casino attire at the “Escape...

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