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The Lebanon Journals

The Lebanon Journals

Elizabet Nelson

June 3, 2016


Filed under Featured, Features

After the 2010 earthquake in Haiti, my grandpa Norm invited my dad to travel there with him. Norm often visits places and organizations that he raises money for on Compassion Radio, a daily radio program, and he had never taken my dad to travel with him before. Although I had no clue where Haiti was, I ...

“Ms. Jewel” Retires

“Ms. Jewel” Retires

James Finn & Hannah Chorley

June 3, 2016


Filed under Featured, Lifestyles, Profiles

Hailed as the “mother” of the Marin City community at Tam, Jewel Barrow, known by many as “Ms. Jewel” has been a fixture at Tam for 52 years.  Since she graduated from Tam in 1964, Ms. Jewel has worked a number of jobs at Tam, ranging from “community liaison” to “staff assistant,” b...

Waldork

Waldork

James Finn

February 11, 2016


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Until I was 16 years old, I didn’t watch TV - my family didn’t own one. I’ve never played a video game. I didn’t know what “WiFi” was until I began high school, and I just created an Instagram account last fall as a senior. Until the end of eighth grade I attended a Waldorf school in San...

Torn Up: Analyzing Tam’s ACL Epidemic

Torn Up: Analyzing Tam’s ACL Epidemic

Piper Goeking

December 15, 2015


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  Don’t look down. Whether sprawled on the court or the turf on the field, the thought is the same: if you don’t look at the knee, then there’s no swelling. You won’t have heard the infamous pop all athletes dread. You’ll be able to stand on your own and run. Your season won’t be ove...

Why Beasts Of No Nation Is More Than A Movie

Why Beasts Of No Nation Is More Than A Movie

Trevor Bukowski

November 27, 2015


Filed under Featured, Lifestyles, Opinion

On October 16, 2015, Netflix released its original movie, “Beasts of No Nation,” directly onto their website the same day it came out in theaters. This method is called “day and date releasing” and although this isn’t the first time it has happened, this is still a significant release in the hi...

Willzie and the Water Polo Boys

Willzie and the Water Polo Boys

November 18, 2015


Filed under Featured, Sports, TBN, Video

https://youtu.be/XlnTXCWh41U Watch reporter Willzie Connelly attempt a day of practice with the varsity water polo team.

Across The Border

Across The Border

Elissa Asch

October 29, 2015


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Sophomore Mesgna Neghasi didn't know if he was about to be caught crossing the bridge and locked in jail for the rest of his life. He didn't know whether he would be able to sneak over the expanse of exposed road without being seen by the guards. All he knew was that he had no choice. Swallowing his...

I’m Not a Bad Jew

I’m Not a Bad Jew

Hannah Chorley

September 21, 2015


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For the longest time, I thought I was a horrible Jew. My family only attended synagogue on the High Holidays, and to pass the time there I braided my uncle’s tallit. My mother dragged me to Jewish school, depositing me in an angry, whining heap at the front of my classroom at nine every Sunday...

I Belong – Voices from Tam

I Belong – Voices from Tam

Raqshan Khan and Raqshan Khan

September 10, 2015


Filed under Featured, TBN, Video

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gnPIZSApOUk The way people view a religion and its followers has a dramatic impact on the way people of that faith experience everyday life. Islam or Muslims are rarely discussed in our community and the treatment of Muslims due to negative stereotypes is talked about...

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