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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

‘Do Well and Do Good’

James Hur October 3, 2012

The character theme or motto we introduce each school year usually focuses our attention on a narrow range of behaviors or outcomes. Several years ago the focus was on thoughtful and ethical decision making...

A call to inaction

James Hur October 3, 2012

Halfway through a summer Netflix marathon, I thought I really should be tackling that list of books my dean gave me instead. Rather than lying there and letting my brain cells rot, I should be doing something...

“Do Well and Do Good”

September 22, 2012

The character theme or motto we introduce each school year usually focuses our attention on a narrow range of behaviors or outcomes. Several years ago the focus was on thoughtful and ethical decision making...

Reintegration: Surprising struggle

David Lim September 22, 2012

There is no possible way someone who wasn’t there could understand. No matter how many stories people allow you to tell, generally three or four, they cannot possibly comprehend my year abroad. That...

Plans aren’t set in stone

Tara Stone September 22, 2012

On July 21 at about 5 a.m. I was ready to go, wearing a tired smile and my favorite fleece jacket, with two heaping suitcases at my feet. My plane was bound for Ann Arbor, Mich., where I would be working...

Help us make this year fun

September 22, 2012

As Master Oogway states, "Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery, but today is a gift, that is why it is called the present." Though  a humorous aside from Dreamworks’ "Kung Fu Panda", this quote,...

Everybody loves a hero

Jack Goldfisher September 12, 2012

If you ask a comic book fanboy where Superman was born, he’ll dutifully lecture you about Krypton, Superman’s father Jor-El and the years Superman (then Kal-El) spent hurtling across space in his protective...

Senior works on farm in Maine

David Lim September 5, 2012

Martin Riu ’13 woke up at 5:30 a.m. There was little light outside, but Riu dragged himself out of bed to feed pigs and chickens, move cows and set up fencing. At 7:30 a.m. he went back to make breakfast....

Alumna marries in school chapel

Maggie Bunzel September 5, 2012

Cinema studies and performing arts teacher Ted Walch officiated in the wedding of Claire Cochran ’06 and Kent O’Connor in St. Saviour’s Chapel on Aug. 25. Both Cochran  and her  older brother Adam...

Alumnus hired to be ESPN anchor

Lizzy Thomas September 5, 2012

ESPN hired a former Chronicle Sports Editor this past summer to be an anchor for the network. Doug Kezirian ’95 played water polo at Harvard-Westlake and Brown University before moving to Las Vegas to...

Alumnus baseball player named to all star team

Tyler Graham September 5, 2012

Austin Wilson ’10 played in the Cape Cod amateur baseball summer league and was elected to the all-star team as an outfielder. Wilson batted .312 and belted six home runs in 23 games playing for the...

New SAAC members announced

September 5, 2012

The Student-Athlete Advisory Council named the members for the upcoming school year. Natalie Florescu ’13, Nicole Gould ’13, Yasmin Moreno ’13 and Ashley Wu ’13 will be representing the senior...

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