The Tam News

Why I Refuse to Have an Instagram

Why I Refuse to Have an Instagram

By Glo Robinson

January 12, 2017

I’ve always been rather antiquated when it comes to social media, not completely enthusiastic about broadcasting the details of my life to the world. I try to make my use of social media rather effortless; not expending all my brain power trying to think of that flawless caption to get more likes on a ...

My Guilty Pleasure: Why I watch the Bachelorette

My Guilty Pleasure: Why I watch the Bachelorette

By Glo Robinson

September 5, 2016

After religiously watching every episode of the summer season of the Bachelorette, I can fully attest my undisclosed love for weekly Monday night premieres of the reality soap opera. For several years, I was always opposed to the idea of watching a competition for love. “The Bachelorette” is a per...

The Diary of Hosting an Exchange Student

The Diary of Hosting an Exchange Student

By Glo Robinson

December 14, 2015

You know how people say having kids is a handful? Like some things, it’s always hard to imagine something until you actually experience it yourself. For me, that experience came a little earlier than expected. Don’t worry, I am not pregnant. This year, I decided to participate in the Tam High Global Studi...

Q & A with Reilly Johnson (Varsity Soccer Player)

Q & A with Reilly Johnson (Varsity Soccer Player)

By Glo Robinson and Glo Robinson

December 14, 2015

Sophomore Reilly Johnson has been playing soccer since she was around six years old and has played competitively since the age of eight. She played for Tam on the girls’ JV team during her freshman year, and now plays on varsity. Q: What inspired you to play soccer? When I was eight years old, [I played] for th...

Nathan Bernstein Profile

Nathan Bernstein Profile

By Glo Robinson

September 28, 2015

Now entering the first year of his teaching career, Nate Bernstein was hired as a Social Issues teacher, teaching freshman. Bernstein attended Sonoma State for his undergrad and his teaching credential. Growing up in Pasadena, California, came to Tam because of the variety of courses offered in the Social...

French Exchange Program Begins 20th Year

French Exchange Program Begins 20th Year

By Glo Robinson

October 24, 2014

For the twentieth year, exchange students from the Gaston Febus school in Orthez, France, will come to Tam and attend classes with student hosts from October 29 to November 9. The creator of the program, French teacher Brian Zailian, is planning special events including a Halloween party, a Thanksgiving...