The Fanfare

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2017-2018 Staff

Kendyl Kirtley

Kendyl is a sophomore at Berkeley with a passion for writing. In addition to being a Section Editor on The Fanfare, Kendyl is a writing center tutor, the Vice Membership Chair of G.O.A.L.S., a member of Community Service Council,...

Isabella Schlact

Isabella Schlact is a senior who has been at Berkeley since Pre-K. She loves improv acting and writing. Isabella also enjoys watching The Office with her dog, Coco.  Her favorite celebrities are Sufjan Stevens and Gary Gulman,...

Emma Edmund

Emma is a senior on The Fanfare. When not writing for The Fanfare, she’s a member of History Bowl, Model United Nations and the swim team, and she also works as a Writing Center tutor. If she’s not participating in one of...

Arjun Gandhi

Arjun is a senior at Berkeley this year. This is his seventh year. This is Arjun’s third year on the Fanfare. In the past he was a photographer and the photography editor. This year he is the web manager. He is also the vice...

Nina Pastore

Nina Pastore, the Fanfare’s Head Editor of Photography, has been a Berkeley student since 2007. When away from her camera, Nina can be found practicing with the Varsity Rowing Team or running lines in the Lykes Center with other...

Tess Fuller

Tess is a senior who has been writing for the Fanfare since her freshman year. She’s a dedicated journalist, a creative storyteller, and a positive teammate. Tess served last year as Co-Editor-in-Chief with Isabella Schlact...

John Patrick

John Patrick is a senior who has been at Berkeley since Pre-K, except for 2013-2016, during which he huddled in an igloo, doing nothing except drinking syrup and watching hockey in Montreal, Canada. He enjoys playing basketball...

Jack Mouch

Jack Mouch is a senior who has been at Berkeley since Pre-K. Jack enjoys traveling, learning new concepts, watching sports (mostly soccer), and incessantly working on his backhand during weekends (tennis). When not at school,...

Austin Cahn

Austin Cahn is a Senior, the Head Web Editor of the Fanfare, a student library proctor (SLP), the Vice-President of Sequential Arts club, and in his fourth year working for the Berkeley Fanfare. Current hobbies include: reading...

Bradley Kolar

Bradley Kolar ’19 is a junior, a member of the Upper Division Singers and Berkeley Beatitones and a procrastination aficionado. His current favorite subject in school is physics. His favorite pastimes include sitting on his...

Catelin Lipham

Catelin Lipham is a sophomore who has been at Berkeley since sixth grade. She enjoys getting lost in a good book and aspires to be an author. She is also a member of the Varsity Track and Cross-Country teams.

Sloane Daley

Sloane is a junior who hails from Chicago and loves to play sports (especially tennis). She has a passion for cooking, reading, restaurant-searching and writing. She also crafts in her spare time. Sloane loves pastel colors and...

Charlotte Graham

Charlotte is a freshman at Berkeley. When she’s not writing for the Fanfare, you can find her at Math Club, Latin Club, and History Bowl or on the lacrosse field. In her free time, she enjoys writing, crafting, traveling, having...

Bailie Schock

Bailie Schock is a junior at Berkeley Prep. She’s a member of the varsity volleyball team, student library proctors, Spanish club, global scholars, art club and of course the Fanfare. In her spare time, she runs a charity called...

Charvi Sharma

Charvi Sharma is a senior this year at Berkeley Prep, and is the Head Photography Editor for the Fanfare. As well as being on the Fanfare, Charvi is a leader of the Berkeley Broadcast Network, the Math Club, and Origami Club;...