Unemployment Hits Berkeley as COVID-19 Inhibits Normalcy
Friday, January 22, 2021 The COVID-19 pandemic has led to several shutdowns across the country. Not only has this affected businesses and companies in Berkeley, but their employees as well.
Early Decision Process Proves Tedious, Yet Extremely Rewarding
Thursday, January 21, 2021 As students who applied to college through Early Decision begin to receive their acceptance letters, they reflect on the stress and pride that comes hand in hand with this long process.
504 Plans Provide Sorely Needed Support for Students
Thursday, January 21, 2021 For students with learning disabilities, having a personalized 504 learning plan can make a world of difference in terms of academic success.
Young Socialists at BHS Offer Resources and Education to Peers
Wednesday, January 20, 2021 The Youth Democratic Socialists of America members at BHS are making it their mission to support other students and educate them on the importance of changing broken systems.
Berkeley Restaurant Spotlight: Victory Point Cafe
Tuesday, January 19, 2021 Berkeley’s first tabletop game cafe, Victory Point, offers a convivial setting to enjoy a bite to eat while playing one of the cafe’s over 750 board games.
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.
BUSD Alternative High School Programs Struggle with Distance Learning
Tuesday, January 12, 2021 Berkeley Technology Academy and Berkeley Independent Study have had to adapt to increased enrollment, changes in teachers’ hours, and a lack of in-person connection.
BUSD Struggles to Support Special Education Students Amidst Pandemic
Tuesday, January 12, 2021 Issues with conducting special education evaluations during distance learning have delayed services and created inequities in BUSD.
What Does a COVID-19 Vaccine Mean for Berkeley?
Sunday, January 10, 2021 A virologist, vaccinated healthcare workers, and high school students weigh in on the vaccine and their own place in line.