The Tam News

Letting the Indian Go: The Evolution of the Tam Mascot

Letting the Indian Go: The Evolution of the Tam Mascot

Mae Puckett

April 22, 2013


Filed under Features

Though it has been over 20 years since Tam decided to phase out the Tam High Indian in favor of the Red-Tailed Hawk, the mascot change continues to stir controversy among some in the Marin community. The Tam News examines the collision between nostalgia for a bygone era and modern cultural awareness. When...

The Archives: A Look Back at Tam’s History

The Archives: A Look Back at Tam’s History

Wesley Emblidge, Chris Long & Billie Mandelbaum

April 5, 2012


Filed under Features, From the Archives

“Internet access to reach all classrooms,” “Come ‘Injun’ dance at the prom tonite” and “Goldfish lose tails” are just a few of the breaking news headlines that have appeared in the Tam News since its founding nearly a century ago. This issue, we decided to feature a wide range of past...