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Breakthrough Day is Worth Doing Well

Breakthrough Day is Worth Doing Well

Benjy Wall-Feng

June 24, 2019


Filed under Opinion

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

SOAR and Leadership Organize 2019 Breakthrough Day

SOAR and Leadership Organize 2019 Breakthrough Day

Samantha Glocker and Saranyu Nel

June 8, 2019


Filed under News

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.

By the Book

By the Book

Marie Hogan

November 15, 2017


Filed under Features

When White House chief of staff John Kelly said that “the lack of an ability to compromise led to the Civil War” in an interview with Fox News on October 30, he caused an uproar. To some, his statements were blatantly false; to others, any other historical interpretation would’ve seemed a mischaracterizati...

The Teacher Club

The Teacher Club

Emily Spears

March 29, 2017


Filed under Opinion

When we think of cliques, we think about high school students. But what about high school teachers? Many students at Tam are caught up in their own lives, oblivious to the social web created by the adults on campus. Students may be surprised to hear that the very same people who map out the periodic...