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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

Middle and Upper school students group together for a photo in their Hackathon sweatshirts. Credit: Jacky Zhang

Student entrepreneurs implement programming skills at annual Hackathon

Sophia Musante November 16, 2019

Upper school students participated in the third annual Hackathon in Mudd Library Nov. 8 to 9. Hackathon offers students opportunities to learn new skills and prizes The event, which Lukas Seklir ’21...

Dean groups collect goods for Thanksgiving food drive

November 16, 2011

By Rachel Schwartz The school is collecting canned goods to donate to the Westside Food Bank for the Thanksgiving Food Drive. Upper school students can drop off goods in bins outside their dean’s...

Latin scholars compete at JCL

Chronicle Staff April 27, 2010

  By Lara Sokoloff Three middle school students won first place overall awards during Saturday’s Junior Classical League competition. Students participated in activities including Latin jeopardy...

Filmmaker, D.A., activist to speak at 3 assemblies

February 10, 2009

By Jack Davis An Emmy-winning and Oscar-nominated documentarian and a Native American candidate for Vice President of the United States will speak to upper school students in March. Filmmaker Ken Burns...

Experience prevails in Head Prefect elections

April 22, 2008

By Michael Kaplan Tessa Wick '09 and Brandon Levin '09, both current prefects, have been elected to serve as next year's Head Prefects.There was 80 percent voter turnout setting a new school record,...

Riding out the economic storm

April 22, 2008

By Andrew Lee Risk aversion is on the minds of investors across the world.  Regulators are nervous as they pore over loan portfolios and watch the credit crunch trickle down from Wall Street’s...

Stop appeasing cheaters

March 18, 2008

Being a silent bystander may adhere to the elementary school moral code prohibiting tattletales, but it is morally unacceptable even if it doesn’t violate the letter of the Honor Code.President Thomas...

Revving up their rides

October 3, 2007

By Andrew Lee When Joey Friedrich ’09 cruises in his 1987 Volvo station wagon, neon strobe lights glow underneath his car as bass resonates down the block. Friedrich saved the archaic vehicle by...

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