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Better Your Mind Through Music

Better Your Mind Through Music

Tess Fuller, Staff Writer
March 7, 2017
Filed under Features, Showcase

Music is instinctual among humans. Our reactions to the genres of music we enjoy are universal. Yet new studies prove that the effects of music may be more than physical. As science holds it, the brain’s reaction to music may be the key to relieving anxiety and stress in our strenuous Berkeley lives...

Speak Up at the Eat ‘n Speak

Speak Up at the Eat ‘n Speak

Gracey Maxwell, Staff Writer
February 5, 2017
Filed under News, Showcase

On Jan. 20 the Writing Center and Diversity Club co-hosted an Eat ‘n Speak centered around Diversity Club’s “Speak Up!” goal for the year with clever “Up” puns and decorations shaping the event.

Foodie’s Delight: Sidewalk Chalk Drawing Contest 2017

Foodie’s Delight: Sidewalk Chalk Drawing Contest 2017

Abigail Ellinor, Staff Writer
January 24, 2017
Filed under A&E, Showcase

On Jan. 11 the annual Berkeley sidewalk chalk drawing contest, headed by visual arts teacher Terrie Forester, took place. Participants in this year’s food-themed contest included sophomores, juniors and seniors.

Pep Rally Builds Excitement

Pep Rally Builds Excitement

Nadia Al-Hassani, Staff Writer
January 12, 2017
Filed under News, Showcase

On Jan. 6, 2017, all the student of Berkeley Preparatory School gathered for a pep rally in the Straz building prior to Headmasters’ Challenge at Berkeley the following day. All sports participating had their captains come down and the students practiced different cheers for Saturday’s games. The...

Community Service Chronicle

Community Service Chronicle

Isabella Monticciollo, Staff Writer
October 13, 2014
Filed under Features

As a new school year begins, students are on the lookout for new volunteer opportunities. Besides receiving Berkeley-related hours over the summer by volunteering at sports and fine arts camps, students are finding exciting ways to obtain community service hours during the school year. One of the...