Month: March 2018

Glazer speaks at MS

By Jake Verny ’21 Riot Games Programmer Josh Glazer ’96 spoke to 35 middle school students on Dec. 5 during break about his journey from Harvard Westlake to Riot Games. After graduating from the school, Glazer majored in computer science and engineering. He founded Naked Sky Entertainment, a Los Angeles-based video game development company, and

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Hour of Code Week Held

By Kathryn Lin ’22 Students came together to practice coding during the Hour of Code Week from Dec. 4 – 10. Librarian Christina Wagner-wright, supervised the event, at the middle school. “[The creators of Code Week] wanted to encourage [coding] because more and more in the real world, when you get out, coding skills really

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BLACC hosts MLK and activist panel

By Khyra Stiner ’21 Four African-American rights activists visited the school on Martin Luther King Jr. Day. The four panelists, Bakari Kitwana, Yusef Salaam, Jasiri X and Dr. Gaye Theresa Johnson, spoke to attendees about both their personal experiences participating in activism and how these experiences have affected their current lives. They also spoke about

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