The Student News Site of Harvard-Westlake School

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

Mini-Wheats at midnight

Tammer Bagdasarian May 22, 2019

When my dad turned on the kitchen light last week at midnight, he must have thought I was going insane. There I was, sitting quietly on the floor with a carton of milk, a bowl of cereal filled to the...

Photo Illustration by Jenny Li and Pavan Tauh

Hit the Snooze: Discussing the advantages and disadvantages of a late start to the school day

Lucas Gelfond February 13, 2018

On a chilly December evening, Flynn Klace ’19 arrived home at around 9 p.m. after a hard game of soccer. Exhausted from her game and long round-trip drive to Norco, California, Klace stayed up until...

Photo illustration by Alena Rubin

Eyes Wide Shut: Students Suffering from Sleep Disorders

Alena Rubin February 19, 2017

When Lucas Perez ’16 finally starts to fall asleep, he hears a siren blare. Its chaotic, high pitch mingles with a shrieking wail. The sounds grows louder, and the chaos builds until it’s all he hears....

Illustration by Anna Gong/Chronicle

Long Way Home: Students who Commute (A Lot)

Sammi Handler October 9, 2015

When Haden Modisett ’16 leaves school for the day, he has a choice between driving for an hour and 15 minutes to his family’s house in Manhattan Beach or walking 10 minutes to his apartment on Coldwater...

Dream walkers

December 14, 2010

By Catherine Wang   At 3 a.m. on a school day, Brian Harwitt ’11 climbs out of bed, walks into his bathroom and turns on his shower. Thump. Thump. Thump. Harwitt’s father...

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