The Tam News

SOAR and Leadership hold 2019 Breakthrough Day

SOAR and Leadership hold 2019 Breakthrough Day

By Samantha Glocker and Saranyu Nel

June 8, 2019

The original Breakthrough Day took place on February 27, 1967. This year, students in SOAR and Leadership held a series of seminars and events aimed to cultivate school-wide discussion about racism.

Winter rally postponed until January

Winter rally postponed until January

By Stevi Dunn

December 16, 2018

The winter rally scheduled for Friday, December 7 was rescheduled by leadership and Tam administration for January 18. The change of date for the event was ultimately due to scheduling and organizational concerns. Considering the events of the homecoming rally on September 28, where some student per...

Homecoming Dance 2018

Homecoming Dance 2018

By Logan Little

October 11, 2018

The Associated Student Body (ASB) threw this year’s homecoming dance on September 30 from 8 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. “The dance was significantly better than some homecoming dances in the past,” senior and ASB vice president Dolan Clahan said. “Not everyone always likes the DJ, but I thought the d...

2018-19 back to school dance

2018-19 back to school dance

By Summer Solomon

September 20, 2018

This year’s back to school dance took place on Friday, August 24 from 7:30 p.m to 10:30 p.m in the student center. Students paid $10 or received a free entrance by having an ASB card, which allows students to go to all home sports games for free and receive special discounts on school events. The dance wa...

ASB Election Results

By Niulan Wright

May 22, 2018

The Associated Student Body (ASB) elections were held from April 26 to April 27, and the newly elected officers are junior Natalie Bricker, president; junior Dollan Clahan, vice president; sophomore Theodore Koffman, treasurer; and sophomore Kara Kneafsey, secretary. Other students who ran included junio...

ASB Election Results for 2018-2019

By Niulan Wright

May 3, 2018

The Associated Student Body (ASB) elections ended April 27. The  newly appointed officers are president Natalie Bricker, vice president Dollan Clahan, treasurer Theodore Koffman, and secretary Kara Kneafsey. Koffman reflected on the campaign. “Everyone that ran this year was amazing. We have som...

ASB Conducts Schoolwide Blood Drive

By Kennedy Cook & Michael Diamandakis

December 12, 2017

Tam’s leadership class organized a blood drive in the student center, on October 30. According to co-commissioner of Leadership’s Outreach Committee, senior Ellie Evans, the Tam community’s participation in the event was a pleasant surprise. “We had significantly more blood donations than expected,” she ...

Back to School Dance Loses Hundreds

By Miles Rubens

September 23, 2017

Tam’s inaugural Back to School Dance, on August 25 in the student center, lost approximately $1,200 of leadership funds. The total cost of the dance was $3,600, according to Senior Class President Gabe Tolson’s estimate, and with a $20 ticket price, they would have had to sell approximately 180...

ASB Election Results

ASB Election Results

By Madeline Reilly & Calvin Rosevear

May 4, 2017

The Associated Student Body (ASB) election results were announced on April 28, ending in the victory of President Robbie Samec, Vice President Megan Butt, also a news editor for The Tam News, and Treasurer Mahren Hudson. All winners are current juniors. Samec ran against juniors TK Dahlke and Elli...

ASB Holds Club Day Wednesday

ASB Holds Club Day Wednesday

By Maddie Asch

September 27, 2016

This Wednesday, September 28, there will be a Club Fair outside the student center. The fair, hosted by the Associated Student Body (ASB), will occur during tutorial and lunch and introduce students to the multitude of clubs available at Tam. “This event is mostly geared toward freshmen and students...