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Karen Loebbaka sworn onto board of trustees
Owens resigns from TUHSD board of trustees

July 8, 2019

After a three decades-long career in the TUHSD, Owens resigned from the board of trustees. She said she hopes to continue working with the district.

Administration addresses scavenger hunt at town hall

July 6, 2019

Parents, students, and school and district staff attended, as did the Marin Youth Court director. Whether the administration will be able to effect change without a cultural shift is unclear.

Unofficial attendance policy violates California Education Code

June 24, 2019

The policy limits adult students to 10 self-excused absences, after which they must be excused by a parent or guardian. This is inconsistent with California Education Code 46012.


Tam Student Demands Action
Review: Taylor Swift takes a breath and a step forward on <em>Lover</em>

Review: Taylor Swift takes a breath and a step forward on Lover

September 15, 2019

The singer's seventh album is a mature, overlong record that reflects her best and worst tendencies.

Luca Petrella: A long way from home

Luca Petrella: A long way from home

September 5, 2019

A senior exchange student from Lake Como, Italy, compares his experience here at Tam to his high school in Italy.

Tarp’s end of an era

Tarp’s end of an era

June 24, 2019

After 27 years, English teacher David Tarpinian — who was involved in the founding of Academic Workshop, Peer Resource, and AIM — is retiring from Tam.

Boys in ballet are more than a punch line
Breakthrough Day is worth doing well

Breakthrough Day is worth doing well

June 24, 2019

The disorganized nature of the event inhibited its ability to start a constructive conversation, and may have actually dissuaded people from listening further.

Editorial: Sorry about that

Editorial: Sorry about that

June 24, 2019

A local high school student’s YouTube channel featuring Islamophobic, racist, and other fringe right-wing content under the guise of satire went viral. But whether to react to an instance of hateful alt-right messaging at all is a crucial question.

The reality of Ramadan

The reality of Ramadan

June 24, 2019

People hold many misconceptions that make “fasting month” sound miserable. But for Muslims it’s the favorite time of year.

Varsity water polo looks to rise to top
Lauren Ross: Raising the bar

Lauren Ross: Raising the bar

June 7, 2019

Senior Lauren Ross has earned an array of titles in her time on Tam’s track and field team. However, her experience has not all been smooth sailing.

Bernstein wins Coach of the Year

Bernstein wins Coach of the Year

June 5, 2019

"I’d like to think I won not just because of winning the championship this year because I do try really hard to instill positive values in the kids."

Ryan Ali: Making a racket

Ryan Ali: Making a racket

May 2, 2019

Now ranked third in Northern California by the United States Tennis Association (USTA), senior Ryan Ali picked up his first racket at the age of four at Boyle Park and hasn’t put it down since.

BB Ep.1 – Giovanni Guardino

By Charlie Boyle, Saranyu Nel, Aidan Toole, and Ethan Roesgard | September 16, 2019

 Ethan Rosegard, Charlie Boyle, Aidan Toole, and Saranyu Nel of The Broadcast Boys, speak with Tam Junior Giovanni Guardino, about his experiences in Marin, as an open conservative.

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