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Concerns for safety arose after a BHS student was harassed while walking to school in December.

Man Arrested for Harassment of Three Teen Girls Near BHS


On December 8, the Berkeley Police Department shared a press release stating that Christopher Dalton, a 32-year-old Oakland resident, was arrested on three charges.

College counselor Jennifer Hammond and college advisor Julia Maciel.

Students Find On-Campus Oasis in College and Career Center


With seniors in the midst of the college application process, the College and Career Center at Berkeley High School is often packed with students.  While the services at the CCC are for all grade levels, Mary Jacobs, the assistant in the CCC, said they are “mainly focused on seniors meeting college deadlines.”  Along

‘Helped Us Unify:’ Senior Class Holds Sunrise and Spellout


This year’s seniors have spent almost half of high school online, and, as a result, many say that class pride and unity among the class of 2022 have taken a hit.

BHS Students and Staff Uneasy After Gun Brought on Campus


On the morning of Friday, October 15, prior to first period, two non-student adults came onto Berkeley High School campus. These men approached three students and said that they were looking for a particular student.  It was reported by one of the three students that one of the men had a gun and flashed

‘Britney vs Spears’ Shows New Perspectives


On September 28, Netflix released Britney vs Spears, the newest documentary investigating Britney Spears’ infamous conservatorship scandal. The movie was released along with the news that Britney’s father, Jamie Spears, will no longer be her conservator.

Artist Spotlight: Galilea Caro


“Art is healing for me,” said Galilea Caro, a Berkeley High School senior in Academic Choice. “I don’t put pressure on myself to make something perfect.”  Caro started painting in the first grade and considers it to be a major part of her life.

Shang-Chi Breaks Marvel’s Racial Barriers


On Friday, September 3, Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings was released to theaters. Out of the twenty-five movies in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, this is the first movie with an Asian director and a predominantly Asian cast.  The movie begins with Shang-Chi, played by Simu Liu, working as a valet with his