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New Jersey doctor speaks to Harker community about working on front lines of COVID-19 pandemic

Dr. Akanksha Kumar used slides as a part of her talk about her experiences working on a COVID-19 team. She is a family medicine physician  at the Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Jersey.

by Lucy Ge, Winged Post Asst. News Editor

May 10, 2020

Family medicine physician Dr. Akanksha Kumar spoke to 63 Harker students and faculty via Zoom during long lunch on Friday about her experience working on a COVID-19 team at the Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Jersey.  With this speaker event, organized by Riyaa Randhawa (10), Dr. K...

Freelance photojournalist speaks to Harker journalism

Freelance photographer Stephen Lam. Lam came to speak to journalism students today during second and third period, staying through lunch to answer students' questions about photojournalism and photography.

by Eric Fang, News Editor

May 21, 2019

Freelance photojournalist Stephen Lam visited Harker journalism today during period two and period three to speak about his path to becoming a professional photographer and to give advice for how student-journalists could improve their photo coverage. In his presentation to periods two and three, La...

Beat Generation author Neal Cassady’s daughter visits English class

Jami Cassady Ratto, who is Beat Generation author Neal Cassady's daughter reminisces about her childhood memories, telling students in the Beat Generation English elective about her recollections of her father.

by Kathy Fang, Managing Editor

January 12, 2019

Jami Cassady Ratto, who is the daughter of Beat Generation author Neal Cassady, visited English teacher Charles Shuttleworth's Kerouac and the Beat Generation class yesterday during fourth period to speak about various aspects and nuances of the Beat Generation authors' work and lives. Cassady Ratto...

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