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Winter Wonderland Eat ‘n Speak Dazzles All

Winter Wonderland Eat ‘n Speak Dazzles All

Leana Fraifer, Staff Writer

January 1, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

Although it's warm in Florida during winter, the Writing Center brought all of winter's wonder to its latest Eat 'n Speak, appropriately themed "Winter Wonderland." Students read poetry, sang and shared their awesome talents with their classmates.

Redesigned PSAT and SAT Bring Significant Changes for Students

Redesigned PSAT and SAT Bring Significant Changes for Students

Emma Edmund, Staff Writer

November 11, 2015


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     What’s the hot, new topic of conversation, you ask? The PSAT and SAT of course! On October 28, sophomores and juniors faced the redesigned Preliminary Scholastic Aptitude Test (PSAT), and in March of 2016 many students will be taking the redesigned Scholastic Assessment Test (SAT).  Each o...

Tutoring Programs Give Students a Leg Up

Hillary McLauchlin, Staff Writer

December 6, 2013


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Stuck on a homework problem or struggling through an essay? There is no need to panic. Thanks to Berkeley’s Writing Center, Math Lab and Science Tutors, students have the opportunity to get their questions answered from those who sometimes know best—their peers. Tutors, who must apply for their positions,...

Hallway Chronicles: Kelley Sheets

Katie Freedy, Staff Writer

December 6, 2013


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We were absolutely delighted to sit down and chat with Kelley Sheets ’13 about her senior year and her overflowing schedule.   Q: How is your senior year going? A: My senior year is going well. It’s really busy but it’s really fun.   Q: What’s been the most fun part of...

Berkeley Hosts National Writing Center Conference

Berkeley Hosts National Writing Center Conference

Jarod Guzik, Staff Writer

November 1, 2013


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On November first through third, Berkeley will host an event never held at a high school before. The prestigious Writing Center National Convention has chosen Berkeley as its 2013 location. According to UD English teacher and Writing Center director Tom Brandt, Berkeley will host around 100 different...

Maya Jacobson Sings Her Way to Nationals

Sarah Ali, Arts and Entertainment Editor

September 3, 2013


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Berkeley students are teeming with talent. Whether it is in academics, sports or the arts, students are always pushing themselves to achieve success in anything that they do. There is one specific student who really committed herself to what she loves and does best: singing. Senior Maya Jacobson competed...