Despite beautiful acting, “The Hate U Give” fails to satisfy in its story line. The movie follows Starr Carter, a black teenager who struggles to find her voice after being the sole witness to the shooting of her unarmed friend Khalil. The movie opens as Starr is given a talk by her father on how
Author: Sophia Musante
Recent comments made in a ninth grade class meeting have reinvigorated interest in Harvard-Westlake’s dress code. While the school has a better dress code than most in terms of language, the enforcement has been gender biased, and thus many students are looking to change the dress code, specifically its policy on bra straps. Students focused
As we head into the holiday season, there’s nothing anyone loves more than a classic dessert! Inspired by Life Made Sweeter and Fifteen Spatulas, this vanilla nutmeg roll cake will add an elegant flair to your table and is sure to impress your family and friends with both its festive decorations and delectable flavor. Filled
In response to the sexual assault allegations against Justice Brett Kavanaugh, President Donald Trump said outside of the White House on Oct. 2, it is “a very scary time for young men in America.” Indeed, it is a very scary time for young men, as well as young women. Sexual assault is growing increasingly prevalent
College has become something students, starting even as early as the seventh grade, worry about. At Harvard-Westlake, college pressure impacts students’ lives, causing them to take certain classes, join certain extracurriculars or strive to achieve certain grades. The experience of college stress is different for each student. In a survey of 136 students, respondents showed
There is no better way to spring into the fall season than with a collection of mouthwatering seasonal recipes. These delectable treats combine classic seasonal flavors like pumpkin spice and apple cinnamon with dessert favorites like doughnuts, marzipan and hot drinks. Trust us when we say these will ‘leaf’ you wanting more!