The Harvard-Westlake Chronicle

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Double Shift

Quincey Dern and Amelia Scharff December 10, 2020

When Zen Duruisseau ’22 wanted to earn her own money and gain a deeper sense of responsibility, she took matters into her own hands and sought out a job. She put on her suit and went to local establishments,...

Work That's Worth It: Internships vs. Jobs

Work That’s Worth It: Internships vs. Jobs

Jesse Nadel May 27, 2016

While some of her classmates spent their summers doing STEM cell research at the University of Southern California or getting coffee for editors of NYLON magazine, Maddy Ulloa ’17 rang up customers and...

Sarah Winshel '15 took a gap year to volunteer with Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign.

Filling the Gap

Claire Dennis May 25, 2016

Like a growing number of graduating high school seniors, including the president’s daughter Malia Obama, Conor Belfield ’14 took a year off before starting college in 2015. "I felt like I was on a...

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Helping Hands: Students who Volunteer in Hospitals

Jesse Nadel April 20, 2016

Every Wednesday afternoon, Ashley Frey ’17 puts on her uniform and teen volunteer badge and spends two hours visiting patients at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles. Throughout the course of...

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