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Upper Division Rallies Around History Bowl Trivia Tournament

Upper Division Rallies Around History Bowl Trivia Tournament

Austin Cahn, Staff Writer

November 24, 2015

   Throughout the week from November 9 to the 13, students could be seen devouring their meals while rushing to Gills Hall or the Jean Ann Cone Library. Crowds gathered to watch their favorite teams compete in the semi annual  History Bowl Trivia Tournament.  In the tournament, students and teachers com...

6 Ways to Start the Year Off Right

6 Ways to Start the Year Off Right

Shezreh Haider, Section Editor

September 10, 2015

Want to begin the 2015-2016 school year with a bang? Try using these six tips! Try New Things With a new year come new opportunities, and now is the time to take advantage of them! Whether this means taking a Robotics class, joining Spanish club, entering the swim team or meeting new people, f...

Berkeley Students’ Exciting Summer Endeavors

Berkeley Students’ Exciting Summer Endeavors

Sarah Ali, News Editor

September 16, 2014

When thinking about summer, many people imagine the pleasant feeling of the summer heat on one’s skin and a cool smoothie in one hand. Most think of summer as a calm and rejuvenating three months where the only issue is running out of sunblock. This is not the case for a number of Berkeley students...

Video Games Are Helping Us Learn

Zachary Diamandis, Features Editor

December 6, 2013

High school is a lot of work. Students with busy academic and extracurricular schedules often find it hard to set aside leisure time. The free time that they do have is spent in different ways, but a common yet controversial method of relaxation is playing video games. The topic of video games brings...