The Tam News

Inaugural Tam Unity Day

Samantha Locke & Maddie Asch

December 7, 2017


Filed under News

Tam had its first Unity Day on Friday, October 27. Lunch was extended by ten minutes and four different categories of activities were spread out around campus: food trucks and music were in front of the school, staff versus student basketball game took place in Gus Gym, art supplies were provided in O...

Race Matters Panel

Samantha Ferro

September 22, 2017


Filed under News

Over the next two months, Marin County is offering a series of panels and workshops called Race Matters. The panels are about how race overlaps with topics like criminal justice, health, jobs, environment, and housing. Tam principal J.C Farr will speak at one of the upcoming panels about what the...

Tam Unity Chalk Project

Tam Unity Chalk Project

Elissa Asch

August 30, 2017


Filed under News

    During the afternoon of August 17, members of the Tam community gathered to celebrate diversity and love at Tam in the form of chalk drawings around campus. The event was organized by Tam Unity, a committee created this year by members of Tam leadership to build the culture and community at Ta...

Feeding Marin: Exploring the Bay Area’s Hunger Crisis

Feeding Marin: Exploring the Bay Area’s Hunger Crisis

Kendall Lafranchi

December 23, 2014


Filed under Features

Thanksgiving is a holiday defined by food. Traditionally, families are seated around a table of turkey, stuffing, and cranberry sauce, piling more than enough food onto their plates. As normal as this may seem for some, for others this tradition couldn’t be further from reality. In San Francisco an...

EDITORIAL: Coping With Loss in the Community

EDITORIAL: Coping With Loss in the Community

the Tam News Staff

December 21, 2013


Filed under Editorials, Opinion

A number of deaths have shaken Tam this semester. Although this is a difficult subject to discuss, it is important that a conversation regarding grief remains open. We are all affected by loss, directly or indirectly; it is difficult to watch loved ones struggle when they lose someone close to them. Through...

Fallen through the cracks: Tam’s lost Latinos’ speak out

December 13, 2010


Filed under Opinion

The day of Tam’s back to school rally; when my friends and I were walking near Mill Valley Middle School. All of us are Latinos. Jazmin, Jorge, Diego, and Victor are all Mexican; Lily and I are both a mix of Salvadoran and Guatemalan and Samuel is Guatemalan. It was a hot day and we were just happy...