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A Few Tips from an Artist’s Mind

A Few Tips from an Artist’s Mind

Samantha Ferro

February 6, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Now, there are many forms of art; like coloring in the lines or mixing human anatomy with clay. Someone might even say hang man is art, since you're just drawing a stick figure, like a hangman. I know you have all drawn one before (that is why you're reading my article for help). Please please please...

Beginners Guide to Being a Sports Fan

Beginners Guide to Being a Sports Fan

Cal Mitchell

February 2, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Sports, and the culture surrounding it, are worshipped by hundreds of millions of Americans and billions worldwide. Because of this, from the outside looking in, being a sports fan can seem self-serious and even intimidating. For those who haven't been immersed in the sports community from a young a...

Chrismukkah Is Overrated

Chrismukkah Is Overrated

Emma Steinberg

January 12, 2017


Filed under Opinion

After four long months, winter break has finally arrived. Christmas is a few short days away and for the Jews, including myself, Hanukkah has finally fallen during winter break as well. While non-Jews contemplate the various spellings of this well known, eight-day celebration, they often fail to register tha...

Editorial: Mental Health Stigma

Editorial: Mental Health Stigma

January 12, 2017


Filed under Editorials

It’s no surprise to many of us that mental health issues such as depression, O.C.D., and bipolar disorders plague our school. According to the most recent Healthy Kids Survey from 2016, 30 percent of juniors at Tam had experienced chronic sad and hopeless feelings and 13 percent had considered attem...

Why I Refuse to Have an Instagram

Why I Refuse to Have an Instagram

Glo Robinson

January 12, 2017


Filed under Opinion

I’ve always been rather antiquated when it comes to social media, not completely enthusiastic about broadcasting the details of my life to the world. I try to make my use of social media rather effortless; not expending all my brain power trying to think of that flawless caption to get more likes on a ...

Editorial: The Problem with Fake News

January 12, 2017


Filed under Editorials

On December 4, a man walked into a neighborhood pizza place with a gun, positive that he was about to encounter a vast conspiracy involving child sexual abuse and Hillary Clinton. What brought him there? Fake news. The man in question was quickly arrested. Later that night, however, Michael Flynn Jr., so...

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December 20, 2016


Filed under Archives, Centennial