Amar Walker




Class of 2026

Amar Walker is a journalist on the BHS Jacket. She loves writing about anything, but is especially enthusiastic about the entertainment section. Amar also plays ultimate frisbee on the Berkeley High Hysteria team.

Beyoncé’s Renaissance Tour inspires BHS staff and students


“She’s an artist that other artists look up to,” said Lola Djavaherian, Berkeley High School senior.  Everyone knows her name. Beyoncé. On Aug.

Illustration of Karl Lagerfeld with sunglasses with flames in them and flashing lights behind him.

Controversial Met Gala theme spurs celebrity and fan outcry


On May 1, 2023, the annual Met Gala was held at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. The theme was Karl Lagerfeld: A Line Of Beauty. Celebrities from all over the world came to the Gala dressed “In Honor of Karl,” which varied from dress and attire simply inspired by his style to celebrities actually dressed

A painting of Bob Ross held by robot

Artificial intelligence steals techniques to fabricate new ‘art’


Would the Mona Lisa have been as popular if it was created by Artificial Intelligence? Consider people traveling from all over the world to the Louvre.

Elliott Martens, Myles Blazer, Nicolas Hernandez, and Calder Underwood perform on the street.

Busking in Berkeley: Student musicians navigate side hustles


At 7 p.m., downtown Berkeley is bustling, scattered with the melodious sounds of smooth jazz. Every song has its own story, and every person playing has their own story as well.

Word on the street: what is your favorite part of fall fashion?


Kelilah Newman-Anand, a freshman in Hive 6, loves a variety of autumn attire, but especially the snug and comfortable type. “Sweaters, and Doc Martens … boot-cut and flare jeans.

Romance reality TV shows fail to deviate from heteronormativity


Everyone has watched a dating reality TV show and wished that two of the contestants fell in love with each other. Sadly, this rarely happens, and it won’t improve if reality TV doesn’t change it’s exhaustingly boring heteronormative formula.