The Tam News

The Elephant in the Room: Close-mindedness in an Open Community

The Elephant in the Room: Close-mindedness in an Open Community

Sander Lutz & Aaron Newman

October 30, 2012


Filed under Features

Of 290 students randomly polled in a recent Tam News survey, 84.6 percent of those who identified with a political party defined themselves as Democrats, while 7.4 percent classified themselves as Republicans. This political imbalance, while skewed in comparison to the rest of the nation, should come as ...

The Adderall Black Market

Georgie Shaw

October 12, 2012


Filed under Features

June 13 is coming close and this can only mean summer is around the corner. However, first is the the infamous week of finals, where all the work and information you were supposed to learn this semester is now having you kneel to it’s feet begging for forgiveness for never paying attention in class....

Night Custodians: Highlighting the Hidden

Night Custodians: Highlighting the Hidden

Jenna Tuttle and Jenna Tuttle

March 24, 2011


Filed under Features

It’s 10 o’clock on Tuesday night and all is quiet in Keyser Hall except for the closing of a door and the soft pitter-patter of footsteps. All souls have left the campus except for the occasional Mock Trial kid, the elusive journalism nerds, and five night custodians. Each custodian, supervised by...

We ♥ Marin: Loving Life in the North Bay

We ♥ Marin: Loving Life in the North Bay

Staff

February 18, 2011


Filed under Features

"Welcome to Marin County” reads a weathered green sign partway across the Golden Gate Bridge when heading north away from San Francisco. Read More »...

Easy Access: The psychological impact of contemporary pornography

Easy Access: The psychological impact of contemporary pornography

Lily Rosenzweig

November 17, 2010


Filed under Features

The lights are low, the door is closed. A laptop sits open, flickers of flesh, mouths and other inscrutable body parts on the screen. Tamalpais High School junior Kirk reclines with his headphones pulled taut, barely keeping the sound of moans in ear, unaware that he will soon be interrupted by the las...