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The Student News Site of Beverly Hills High School



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Will Judd releases new single ‘Thinking’

Highlights March 30, 2022

Defne Onal managing editor  Senior Will Judd released his debut single “Thinking” on Soundcloud. The single is an electronic rendition of Louis Cole’s song “Thinking” which was mixed...

Junior Keren Lifschitz won a Silver Key for the photo, titled “Pursuit of Happiness.”

Students place at Scholastic Art and Writing Awards

Highlights March 24, 2022

Emma Newman co-editor-in-chief  Seven students placed in 2022’s regional Scholastic Art and Writing Awards, winning Silver Key and Honorable Mention awards.  Junior Ori Cohen Raab, junior...

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Amnesty International educates students through death penalty project

Highlights March 10, 2022

Candice Anvari co-editor-in-chief  Amnesty International club members will create a four percent poster this month to educate students about the death penalty and encourage students to advocate...

Cordycep Monument portrays a statue in ancient ruins that would be infested by parasitic fungi called cortisol using Procreate.  I had the fungi infest a remnant of a lost civilization like a live statue. If this were a game, youd be able to interact with it and it would say some weird riddle, Yang said.

AP Studio Art student concocts fungal universe through design 

Highlights March 10, 2022

Defne Onal managing editor Using Procreate and other mediums, senior Tina Yang promotes the study of mycology with her series "Myco" in her AP Studio Art class. Throughout her series, Yang introduces...

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UC Berkeley might cut student admissions, students react

Highlights March 1, 2022

 Defne Onal managing editor The University of California, Berkeley may have to reject thousands of students who would otherwise have been offered admission for fall 2022 because of an appellate...

Ava Spina playing Wordle in class. Photo credit: Defne Onal

Wordle craze helps students connect

Highlights March 1, 2022

Defne Onal managing editor  5 letters. More notably, a strategic combination of vowels and consonants, all attributes to a promising start to suss out the word of the day. The word game Wordle,...

Board appoints new member, former alumni

Board appoints new member, former alumni

Highlights December 16, 2021

Candice Anvari co-editor-in-chief Ava Spina staff writer Gabriel Halimi was installed as the newly selected provisional appointee on the BHUSD Board of Education on Nov. 16.  After Tristen...

Amnesty International protests social injustices through letter writing

Amnesty International protests social injustices through letter writing

Highlights December 12, 2021

Candice Anvari co-editor-in-chief The Highlights staff is currently working on three-part passion projects. This video is the first part in this series. My project will follow Amnesty International...

Senior Joseph Finazzo’s negative film.

Photography students shoot black and white film

Highlights December 10, 2021

Defne Onal managing editor  Students in Beginning and Advanced Photography mainly shoot and develop black and white film. While they may have projects on digital photography at the end of the year,...

Cover of Arya Yektafar’s album

Student releases album, gets hundreds of thousands of streams

Highlights December 3, 2021

Senior Arya Yektafar started singing and songwriting when he was around 10 years old. This year, he was able to share this passion with the world by releasing his album, “Thoughts Leave Scars.”  “Thoughts...

Joshua Dardashti, Avery Park, Mae Cohen, Kate Lewis, Jessica Smiler, Nicole Zokaim, Charlie McDermott, Kate Kotlyar and Jennifer Li celebrate Friendsgiving with a potluck. Photo credit: Kevin Manavi

Students partake in different Thanksgiving traditions

Highlights November 30, 2021

Defne Onal managing editor  Kaylen Wi staff writer  Imagine a Thanksgiving spread filled with kimchi, empanadas and kebab. This is a reality for many students because they celebrate Thanksgiving...

ASB and KBEV collaborate during the Norman Update, which is broadcasted weekly during the Norman Connection.

Norman Connection provides information, encourages student involvement at school

Highlights October 28, 2021

Emma Newman co-editor-in-chief  Students spend 288 minutes in class on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays learning about a variety of subjects. However, this year, for five minutes, students...

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