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The student voice of Berkeley Preparatory School

The Fanfare

The student voice of Berkeley Preparatory School

The Fanfare

THE NIGHTMARE BEFORE CHRISTMAS: Senior, Peyton Kirtley ’23 wins the best trunk competition, giving a point to Cope!

Trunk or Treat

Vivian Willis, Head Photo Editor December 4, 2022

MEET HER AT MIDNIGHT: Swift’s Insta post thirteen days before the release of “Midnights,” via Instagram, @taylorswift.

Midnights by Taylor Swift

Avery Methany, Staff Writer November 6, 2022

At this year’s 2022 AMA Awards, globally adored singer/songwriter Taylor Swift announced that she would be releasing a brand-new studio album, taking a break from her two re-recorded album streak from...

A MOMENT: Andrew Crouch ’23 and Ava Lebeau ’23 share a moment of love on stage.

All My Sons

Lilly Ross, Photographer November 4, 2022

BERKELEY BLUE: The clock tower lights up during this event, displaying the Berkeley blue colors for all to see.

Lights on the Lawn Gallery

Lilly Ross, Photographer November 3, 2022

Commencement 2022

Commencement 2022

Commencement 2022: Farewell Class of  '22! Click the links below to read each article. This issue contains the following: College Spread Honors Night Awards List Commencement/Baccalaureate...

PUSH THE LIMITS: Commencement speaker Alexis Carra Girbés ’99 asked graduates to “[s]et a goal so big that you can’t achieve it until you grow into the person who can.” (Photo Credit: Meghna Bukkapatnam)

Alumni Alexis Carra Girbés ’99 Shares Wise Words

Meghna Bukkapatnam, Assistant Editor-In-Chief June 8, 2022

Alexis Carra Girbés ’99 was this year’s commencement speaker. After graduating from Berkeley, Girbés attended Yale University, where she pursued a B.A. in Theater Studies and graduated Cum Laude....

SCHOOL PRAYER: Chaplain Peete Brandon recites the Berkeley school prayer one last time for the seniors. (Photo Credit: Aryana Makati)

Baccalaureate Gallery

Aryana Makati, Editor-In-Chief June 7, 2022

WELCOMING THE SENIORS: Student Forum president Penelope Graspas ’22 delivers her welcome speech to begin the Commencement ceremony. (Photo Credit: Vivian Willis)

Penelope Grapsas Welcomes the Graduates with a Heartwarming Speech

Maddie Dean, Staff Writer June 7, 2022

Penelope Grapsas ’22, this year’s Student Forum president, shares the class of 2022’s passions and experiences representing the Berkeley community in this year’s welcome speech.   Aside...

LASTING LEGACY: Bennett ’22 speaks at Commencement about the importance of the class gift to the Berkeley Alumni Endowed Scholarship Fund.

Adam Bennett Discusses the Legacy of the Class Gift

Meghna Bukkapatnam, Assistant-Editor-In-Chief June 7, 2022

This year, Adam Bennett ’22 was the student gift speaker at Commencement, where he detailed the legacy his class hopes to leave through the class gift to the Berkeley Alumni Endowed Scholarship Fund.    In...

RACE TO THE END: Senior Class President Robert Joseph ’22 compares his high school years to the 400-meter dash. (Photo Credit: Vivian Willis)

Robert Joseph Gives His Farewell to Berkeley

Kaitlyn Mang, Section Editor June 7, 2022

As Senior Class President, Robert Joseph ’22 gives the Oration Speech at Commencement, and his words will forever be remembered.    At school, Joseph was always seen with a bright smile...

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