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Commencement 2021

Commencement 2021

June 8, 2021

  Click the links below to view! Honors Night Gallery Pictures from Honors Night     Baccalaureate Gallery Pictures from Baccalaureate     Honors...

Click below for full list of Honors Night Awards and Accolades

Honors Night Awards and Accolades

June 7, 2021

Awards & Accolades List      

NEW BEGINNINGS: Upper Division Director Ryan Jordan congratulates Jared Watson ’21 for being an integral part of the Berkeley community and continuing his journey at Emory University.

Seniors Watson and Graham Receive Highest Honors

Aryana Makati, Co-Editor in Chief June 7, 2021

  Each year, Upper Division seniors are recognized for their excellence in the arts, service, fellowship and academic pursuit. Two of the highest honors a senior can receive are the Betty Bruce...

Fanfare’s 2020 Online Commencement Issue

Fanfare’s 2020 Online Commencement Issue

June 5, 2020

Click the links below to check out the issue   The Fanfare Farewell Column:  Web Manager Jack Mouch ’20, Editor in Chief Mara Xiong ’20 and CFO Tess Fuller ’20 reminisce about their...

COMMENCING COMMENCEMENT: Parents gather on Dickey field for the Class of 2020’s Commencement and Graduation ceremony. (Photo by Rachel Mintz)

The Commencement Ceremony 2020

Rachel Mintz, Section Editor June 5, 2020

  For Alex Cantor's Performance, go here For Dylan Sunjic's presentation of the class gift, go here For the song "Sleepsong," sung by Victoria Grills and Emily Barron with Sofia Livingstone...

Interviews with Commencement’s 2020 Senior Speakers

Catherine Amburgey, Co-Editor in Chief June 4, 2020

Julia Caterson, Edward Kuperman, Curran Seth and Dylan Sunjic discuss their writing process and advice for the senior class    Bright and early on May 31st, elected speakers of the 2020 senior...

BACCALAUREATE ADDRESS: Father of Ann Ross ’20 and alumnus from Berkeley class of ’76, Brian Ross, delivers the Baccalaureate address and urges seniors to transfer Berkeley’s values to future endeavors. (Photo by Catherine Amburgey)

Berkeley’s 2020 Baccalaureate Address

Brian Ross June 4, 2020

Thank you Mr. Seivold for granting me the honor, distinction and privilege of addressing the Class of 2020.    Graduates, I was once in your position – a student who had put in the hard...

WHAT IS BERKELEY: Curran Seth ’20 calls the class of 2020 not a grade, but a community and a family. (Photo by Rachel Mintz)

The 2020 Commencement Oration by Curran Seth

Curran Seth June 4, 2020

First and foremost, I would like to say congratulations. Congratulations to my peers who have achieved so much to be sitting here today, congratulations to the wonderful and knowledgeable faculty and...

The 2020 Commencement Poem by Julia Caterson

Julia Caterson June 4, 2020

In the 1926 novel, The Sun Also Rises, by Ernest Hemingway, the character Mike Campbell famously answers the following question: “‘How did you go bankrupt?’ ‘Two ways. Gradually, then suddenly.’”   Everything...

Executive Staff Farewells

Mason Cruse, Website Manager June 4, 2020

Jack Mouch, Mara Xiong and Tess Fuller were all some of the best Fanfare Executives that we ever had. Jack's job in Fanfare as Web Manager was to post the documents and the articles that we saw in the...

A Welcome from Edward Kuperman

Edward Kuperman June 4, 2020

Welcome to the members of our Senior Class and each of our families that make up our larger Senior Family, as we come together and celebrate our academic, athletic, community and spiritual achievements—not...

The College Spread

The College Spread

June 4, 2020

Find out where the Seniors will find themselves in the Fall! College Spread 2020

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