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Humans of Harker: Conversing with clarity

“Most of my interactions were tied to the circumstances of the moment. In order to step beyond that, and get to a more meaningful relationship, [I realized] there has to be something more to it. And I think being more vulnerable is a good way to get there,” Evan Cheng (12) said.

by Arya Maheshwari, Co-Managing Editor

February 26, 2020

“There are years that ask questions and years that answer.” – Zora Neale Hurston, Their Eyes Were Watching God.  “Reserving judgments is a matter of infinite hope.” – F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby. “Great stories happen to those who can tell them.” – Ira Glass.  W...

Harker DECA team garners awards at annual ICDC competition

Juniors Mahi Kolla, Phil Han and Sid Dudyala pose with awards after the conference. The conference took place at Orlando, Florida.

by Eric Fang, News Editor

May 4, 2019

Qualifying DECA members competed in Orlando, Florida from April 27 to 30 for the organization’s annual International Career Development Conference (ICDC), which hosted over 18,000 other students worldwide. Students had to qualify for the conference at the State Career Development Conference (SCDC) l...

Special schedule accommodates ReCreate Reading, ASB speeches, senior meeting

Avi Gulati (11), who is running uncontested for ASB president, delivers his speech to close out yesterday's assembly. Avi and five other juniors are running for five positions on the ASB council next year.

by Ryan Guan, Executive News Editor

April 17, 2019

ASB candidates gave their speeches to freshmen, sophomores and juniors in the Athletic Center today in place of school meeting, after fifth period. Results from the election will be announced Thursday, and all but two candidates are running uncontested. For President, the candidate is Avi Gulati (11);...

First life raft debate puts five teachers’ fields of study to the test

Spanish teacher Diana Moss presents her opening argument in the life raft debate, held in Nichols Auditorium on Jan. 29. The debate, organized by juniors Grant Miner and Evan Cheng, asked five teachers from five different subjects to persuade audience members that their respective discipline is the most practical in a life-or-death situation.

by Kathy Fang, Managing Editor

January 29, 2019

In the first "life raft debate" hosted by juniors Grant Miner and Evan Cheng during lunch on Jan. 29, upper school teachers Christopher Hurshman, Anthony Silk, Diana Moss, Andrew Irvine and Julie Wheeler argued for the practicality of their respective disciplines in the situation that after a global...

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