When Has Online Privacy Crossed the Line?
Anonymous social media sites have become the new Instagram and Snapchat that have drawn the attention of audiences of all ages. Mainly during the pandemic, anonymous sites were commonly used to communicate with strangers through a platform that allowed new connections to be made in a private way that allowed them to release information about
Berkeley nightlife needs a serious revamp
A night out in the city; perfume in the air and expectations of a fun time. But can a night out even be possible in Berkeley? Most restaurants and attractions in Berkeley close between eight and nine p.m., with the rare exception of ten p.m.
Is Homecoming Royalty an antiquated tradition?
PRO After a long-time absence of school-wide dances, Berkeley High School’s Homecoming dance will be held this year. On top of the school-wide surprise regarding the return of the beloved dance, many students find themselves deeply excited.
Staff Appreciation Week Exposes Dissatisfaction of Teachers
From May 2 to May 6, Berkeley High School celebrated Staff Appreciation Week by holding a raffle for the staff of approximately 320. By the end of the week, the school was able to hand out 223 prizes, with four of them being, “grand prizes”.
BHS Begins New Classroom Consent Education Presentations
During the fall semester, Berkeley High School students attended consent education assemblies led by professional consent educator Shafia Zaloom. During the 58-minute assembly, students were provided information and definitions about the topic, so they could determine if a series of complex romantic situations were consensual. Now, to build off of the assemblies, Zaloom is
Mindfulness Mondays Provide a Much-Needed Break from Stress
Mindfulness Mondays: a session many teachers lead during class to give students the opportunity to relax, recharge, and clear their minds. The mindfulness program was developed by students in Berkeley International High School with the goal of benefiting teachers and students.
Honoring Latinx Culture Past Assemblies
Beginning on September 15, Latinx Heritage Month is a time to spotlight this wonderful heritage and all the important contributions Latinx people have made to the community.