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

Maya Hinkin '18 and William Park '17 (second and third from left) sit in on an art class with Cambodian studnet and their teacher. Credit Tarin North (used with permission)

Music was medicine for former Khmer Rouge child soldier

Teresa Suh September 3, 2015

In 1975, Cambodia faced a genocide that killed more than 20 percent of its population. Headed by Pol Pot, the Khmer regime murdered, brutalized and dehumanized its own people. Schools were turned into...

Students intern at Chinese technology, financial companies during the summer

Teresa Suh September 1, 2015

A group of students accompanied by two teachers spent two weeks interning in China this summer at the Shanghai office of the Parthenon Group and the Lieuhe office for the Venture Capital Company. Jed Kronenberg...

Watson to teach writing, English classes in Boston

Teresa Suh April 29, 2015

English teacher Sasha Watson will be moving to Massachusetts to be closer to her family. She has been at Harvard-Westlake for four years. Watson gave birth to a son last summer, and she has set her priorities...

Environmental Club cleans river

Emily Rahhal February 13, 2015

The Environmental Club received approval to create the first student-planted garden on campus and cleaned up a site around the Los Angeles River Jan. 31. The garden project was put in motion when the club...

Rower to attend Columbia University

Teresa Suh October 14, 2014

Sabrina Zaks ’15 committed to Columbia University. She will participate in their Division I rowing program. Zaks has rowed for the Marina Aquatic Center for the past three years and will row for them...

Sophomores, juniors to take the PSAT

Teresa Suh October 14, 2014

Juniors and sophomores will take the PSAT Oct. 15. For most sophomores, it will be the first time taking the test. Juniors will have a chance at achieving National Merit Semifinalist status, which is...

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