In Memoriam: BHS Girls Volleyball Coach James Manuel
Saturday, May 15, 2021 In remembrance of James Manuel, players reflect on his lasting impact and legacy as a girls volleyball coach at Berkeley High School.
BHS Forces Soccer Players to Choose Between School and Club
Thursday, May 6, 2021 The excitement about the opening of school sports was dimmed by a difficult decision now confronting soccer players.
Teen Sports Coaches Find Solace in the Pandemic
Tuesday, April 20, 2021 From baseball to soccer, these teen coaches have endured through the pandemic and come to see the benefits of their jobs.
Celebrating the Women of Berkeley
Sunday, March 21, 2021 In honor of Women’s History Month, the Jacket highlights several women who have made a difference in our community, whether that be through education, arts, healthcare, business, or other essential work.
Black Americans Harness the Power of Dance as a Tool for Change
Tuesday, February 23, 2021 For BHS students Shayla Avery and Ny’Aja Roberson, dance is not only a method of self expression, but a way to stay connected and create change within their communities.
Ethical Fashion: Students Discover New Ways to Shop Sustainably
Saturday, February 13, 2021 Eagerly exploring the growing eco-friendly clothing industry, young people are innovatively expressing their unique styles while making ethical and sustainable shopping choices.
COVID-19 and Drop in Ridership Transform Public Transport
Sunday, February 7, 2021 Since the pandemic began, traveling by Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) or bus has become a vastly different experience.
BHS Student Clubs Adapt Activism to COVID-19
Wednesday, January 13, 2021 Known for being involved in their community, BHS student groups have adapted their advocacy in order to continue their efforts during quarantine.
Unhealthy Obsessions and Powerful Healing: Body Image in a Pandemic
Wednesday, December 16, 2020 BHS students open up about their struggles with body image, eating, and exercise during quarantine, a time that has led to both healing and setbacks.
BUSD Implements Title IX Reform Demanded by Students
Thursday, December 10, 2020 In response to student demands after a schoolwide walkout against rape culture at BHS, BUSD is working to implement several new changes.
Youth at BHS and Beyond Lead the Fight for Climate Justice
Sunday, November 15, 2020 Students are and have always been at the forefront of climate activism, with groups at BHS spearheading the initiative and calling for the engagement of older generations.
Faces of Democracy: First Time Voters Spotlight
Wednesday, October 28, 2020 In this portrait project, the Jacket celebrates Berkeley High School seniors who are voting for the first time this November in the most important election of their lives.
Resumption of Pac-12 Prompts Feelings of Excitement in High School Athletes
Monday, October 19, 2020 As colleges plan for the winter sports season, student-athletes everywhere consider what this means for their own teams' futures.
Smoke Inhalation Adds to the Difficulties Athletes are Facing Right Now
Saturday, October 3, 2020 However, health sometimes means making the difficult choice to stay inside; the effects of smoke inhalation, both short and long term, can be extremely detrimental to one’s physical wellbeing.
How is PE Credit Working at BHS This Year?
Tuesday, September 15, 2020 In response to the COVID-19 pandemic closing schools, Berkeley High School is offering several alternatives to the school's typical sports programs.
BHS Athlete Profile: Football Star Donte Searcy
Wednesday, September 2, 2020
Shelter-in-Place Orders Disrupt the Academic Track for Berkeley High School Juniors
Thursday, May 21, 2020 The current class of juniors has been faced with an entirely new obstacle: the coronavirus pandemic. What was supposed to be the most difficult semester of their pre-college schooling has turned into an at-home fiasco.
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