Volume 31



The Results of the Sophomore Prefect Election

Jade Harris | June 8, 2021

Harvard Westlake’s Sophomore Prefects were just announced April 30 by Keith Jordan. After the Town Hall election, Glory Ho, Davis Marks, Dillon Ring and Nyla Shelton were elected by the student body....

Faces Leaving Campus

Jade Harris | June 8, 2021

With the 2020-2021 school year wrapping up, choir director Jeremy Pease and English and communications teacher Juliet Suess will be leaving Harvard-Westlake (HW), and Eli Lieberman will be moving to the...

The Face of Animal Abuse

Jade Harris | May 2, 2021

The Face of Animal AbuseAnimal abuse has been a common practice in popular pet chains like PetSmart and Petco, where a variety of small pets such as guinea pigs, mice, hamsters, rabbits and, in some stores,...

The Stock Market Frenzy

Jade Harris | March 26, 2021

GameStop was once one of the most popular stores to purchase video games around 2006 and 2013. Now, it’s expected to go out of business during the digital age. So, why has GameStop been reaching so many...

The Capitol Riots and Impeachment

Jade Harris | January 15, 2021

President Donald John Trump has been impeached for the second time a week after inciting the violence at the Capitol of the United States, creating immense fear and political tensions to spark throughout...

A Unique Community Service Opportunity for All Students

Jade Harris | January 15, 2021

Community service and leadership opportunities have posed a major challenge for many students, especially in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic. Leaders United for Change offers a unique community service...

How the Media is Tricking You

Jade Harris | December 18, 2020
Despite Google being everyone’s go to search engine, how does bias play into the results that you receive? Does bias affect your right to free speech on social media?

How your Favorite Stores Violate Human Rights and Kill the Planet

Jade Harris | November 20, 2020

Your favorite pair of jeans, shoes, sweater and shirt are most likely made by child labor, but that’s not your fault. It’s fast fashion’s. Fast fashion is clothing that’s made to...

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