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The Fanfare

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The student voice of Berkeley Preparatory School

The Fanfare

The student voice of Berkeley Preparatory School

The Fanfare

(2/3) ...I think whats really important, and to realize, is that [the shooting in Parkland] doesnt really affect that many people closely--I mean, in the grander scheme of how many people are in the United States or even the world. But I mean, it does affect a lot of people. Even if it just affects one person, right? Its something. You can be mad at the person who did it. Of course, you should be mad at them. But at the same time, theres other things you can target your anger to.

After Parkland

Isabella Schlact, Co-Editor-in-Chief March 13, 2018

On February 14th, 2018, the students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida experienced an unfathomable tragedy: gunman Nikolas Cruz killed 17 people and injured 14, using a semi-automatic...

SOMETHING IN THE MOONLIGHT: Jordan Horowitz, producer of La La Land, shows the envelope reporting that Moonlight was the real winner of best picture after “La La Land” was accidentally pronounced the winner for the Academy Award for Best Picture at the 89th Academy Awards.

Style and Surprise at the Oscars

Clara Jergins, Staff Writer March 17, 2017

As stars floated down the red carpet the night of the Academy Awards, there was a definite buzz in the air. On a not-so-sunny day in California, the preferences of the Academy were about to be made known....

LET’S GO BUCS: Bucky surprises the crowd at all school convo to help them get off their feet and cheer. At this all-school convo Richard Shao ’19 was the man inside the Bucky costume.

Pep Rally Builds Excitement

Nadia Al-Hassani, Staff Writer January 12, 2017

On Jan. 6, 2017, all the student of Berkeley Preparatory School gathered for a pep rally in the Straz building prior to Headmasters’ Challenge at Berkeley the following day. All sports participating...

FEATHERED THANKSGIVING: Lower Division students made their own versions of Native American headdresses for the all-school convocation.

Berkeley Gives Thanks at All-School Convo

Isabella Schlact, Nina Pastore, and Nadia Al-Hassani November 29, 2016

On November 22, Berkeley students came together at the 2016 Thanksgiving all-school convocation.  With a message from Headmaster Joseph Seivold, singing led by Lower Division and faculty and students...

GAME PLAN: The Diversity Programming Team holds its first annual retreat. Many clubs hold annual retreats to plan for the year ahead. For the Diversity Club, a retreat like this is key to bring a group of 127 members together.

Why Students from All Over Flock to Diversity Club

Mara Xiong, Staff Writer October 17, 2016

Diversity Club is, without a doubt, one of the most popular clubs in the Upper Division. With over 127 members, the club meets every Friday during lunch to discuss a variety of current topics and global...

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