The Tam News

Bisexual Visibility Day

Bisexual Visibility Day

By Dahlia Zail

October 16, 2015

Tam students participated in the National Bisexual Visibility Day on September 24. The event was run by the Tam High Sexuality and Gender Alliance Club (SAGA). The purpose of this day was to highlight biphobia, an aversion toward bisexuality and bisexual people as a social group or as individuals, a...

AIDS Quilt Visits Tam

AIDS Quilt Visits Tam

By Sonja Hutson

December 22, 2012

Portions of the AIDS Memorial Quilt visited Tam and were displayed in Ruby Scott Gym on Friday, November 30. The nationwide quilt, which memorializes those who have lost their lives to AIDS, is composed of patches made by the deceased’s loved ones. The Marin AIDS Project, which provides HIV/AIDS s...

GSA Begins Anti-Bullying Video

By Emma Boczek

December 17, 2012

The Tam High Gay-Straight Alliance (GSA) is hoping to increase their community involvement with an anti-bullying awareness video. The GSA has asked for students to write about and share their bullying experiences by submitting them in an anonymous envelope hung outside classroom 157 in Wood Hall. “Marin...

Hawk Talk: Gay-Straight Therapy

Hawk Talk: Gay-Straight Therapy

By Sonja Hutson

November 1, 2012

Governor Jerry Brown signed a bill outlawing gay-straight therapy for minors in California on September 30. Gay-straight therapy entails attempting to change the sexual orientation of an individual by meeting with a therapist who develops a treatment plan. California State Senator Ted Lieu, who sponsored...