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Oven-Free Recipes for a Year-Round Holiday Season

Oven-Free Recipes for a Year-Round Holiday Season

Leana Fraifer, Staff Writer

April 14, 2017


Filed under A&E, Cooking, Leana’s Kitchen, Showcase

Here in Florida, the seasons can feel like they blend together. After the Sunshine State’s winter season came and went, I still missed my favorite holiday season comfort food. I tried three quick and easy recipes that do not require an oven. Even as April showers bring May flowers, you can still sati...

Welcome to Leana’s Kitchen

Welcome to Leana’s Kitchen

Leana Fraifer, Staff Writer

April 13, 2017


Filed under Leana’s Kitchen, Showcase

  Hi!  I'm Leana Fraifer, and welcome to my new column: Leana's Kitchen!   I come from a culture that revolves around food. My passion for baking, however, comes directly from my grandma, Juliet. Even though she lives on the other side of the world in Lebanon we are very close. When ...

Pokémon Sun Review

Pokémon Sun Review

Austin Cahn, Staff Writer

March 11, 2017


Filed under Showcase, V.I.D.Y.A.

The beauty of the tropics await you as you strap on your backpack and head off into the unknown. You enter this world solely armed with a starter pokémon by your side and a unyielding ambition to conquer the islands of Alola. Prepare to take flight across four diverse islands, overthrow each trial...

Welcome to V.I.D.Y.A. Games

Welcome to V.I.D.Y.A. Games

Austin Cahn, Staff Writer

March 5, 2017


Filed under Showcase, V.I.D.Y.A.

Have you ever thought to yourself, “Wait just a moment. Why doesn’t The Fanfare have a gaming column?”   The odds of this thought crossing your mind are (admittedly) low. However, for the select few who’ve had this thought incubating in the back of their minds, their questions ar...

Grab Your Keys and Go (Key) West

Grab Your Keys and Go (Key) West

Emma Edmund, Web Editor

February 16, 2017


Filed under Oh! The Places You Should Go, Showcase

With a four day weekend coming up, many Berkeley students are looking for a place to relax after getting back into the school routine. Luckily for us, just a few hours away is Key West, a funky beach town that lets you escape the stress of second semester. If you’re looking for relaxed vibes and b...

Your Travel Guide to Hogwarts

Your Travel Guide to Hogwarts

Emma Edmund, Web Editor

November 3, 2016


Filed under Oh! The Places You Should Go

No matter how old we grow, every year we wait for the letter announcing our invitation to attend the Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. And with the recent release of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child as well as the pending release of the upcoming film, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Th...

Trick-or-Treat Florida!

Trick-or-Treat Florida!

Emma Edmund, Web Editor

October 31, 2016


Filed under Oh! The Places You Should Go

We’ve all been there. That moment when you realize Halloween falls at the most inconvenient time — whether it’s right before a history research paper is due or right before a big test. And this year is no different, with Halloween falling on a Monday. For Berkeley students in tenth and eleventh ...

Spring Into Disney Springs

Spring Into Disney Springs

Emma Edmund, Web Editor

October 21, 2016


Filed under Oh! The Places You Should Go

  Living in Florida, Berkeley students are blessed with a wide range of world-class amusement parks not only in Tampa, but nearby in Orlando. One of the best amusement parks in the world-- Disney World-- is practically in our backyard. Unfortunately, tickets to these parks are often super e...

Beignets for Days (Four Days to be Exact)

Beignets for Days (Four Days to be Exact)

Emma Edmund, Web Editor

October 5, 2016


Filed under Oh! The Places You Should Go

Spend this year’s long weekend in New Orleans, Louisiana.

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Summer School — But Not in the Way You’d Expect

Summer School — But Not in the Way You’d Expect

Emma Edmund, Web Editor

September 27, 2016


Filed under Oh! The Places You Should Go

Six female Berkeley students study abroad in England for a month.

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Welcome to Oh! The Places You Should Go

Welcome to Oh! The Places You Should Go

Emma Edmund, Web Editor

September 7, 2016


Filed under Oh! The Places You Should Go

This new travel column will have you packing your bags and heading out to explore the world.

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