The Tam News

California Imposes Mandatory Water Restrictions

California Imposes Mandatory Water Restrictions

By Nate Vogel

April 10, 2015

California Governor Jerry Brown announced mandatory water restrictions to help with the ongoing drought crisis during his speech at the annual snowpack measuring in the Sierra Nevada on April 1. This is the first time in California’s history that mandatory water restrictions have been imposed. Through...

Hawk Talk: New Year’s Resolutions

Hawk Talk: New Year’s Resolutions

By Caroline Frost

December 23, 2014

2015 is just around the corner. For many at Tam, the new year brings a new wave of ambitions and goals. We asked a few members of the Tam community to reflect on their own hopes for next year.                             ...

Almonte Blvd Flood Photo Gallery

Almonte Blvd Flood Photo Gallery

By Nate Vogel and Nate Vogel

December 3, 2014

Below are photos taken on Almonte Blvd on the morning of December third. High tides of 6 1/3 feet and rain water caused flooding that closed roads, including Almonte and Miller Avenue in front of Tam.  

Brandt Takes On Tam Football

Brandt Takes On Tam Football

By Jessica Hudson

October 24, 2014

Learning a new sport is challenging enough. Learning an entirely new sport you haven’t seen before in a new country is something entirely different. Senior Eric Brandt is an exchange student from Sweden who arrived in Marin about a week before school started this year. Brandt had no intention of...

Redwood Locks Down Due to Potential Gun Threat

Redwood Locks Down Due to Potential Gun Threat

By Nate Vogel

October 8, 2014

Redwood high school was put under lockdown for approximately 60 minutes on Wednesday, October 8, due to a report of a possible gun threat on campus. After no gun was found, the lockdown was ended, and Redwood principal David Sondheim released a statement to parents, students, and staff. “Today,...

CTE Creates Anti-Bullying Film

CTE Creates Anti-Bullying Film

By Nate Vogel & Dominic Quaranta

June 11, 2014

Seven members of the Conservatory Theater Ensemble (CTE) acted in a short film in collaboration with the No Bully organization on June 2. The film depicted an innovative approach to handling school bullies in order to educate teachers about a unique way to solve student conflicts through the form of...

Heroes Among Us: On Call with Search and Rescue

Heroes Among Us: On Call with Search and Rescue

By Riley Kuffner and Nate Vogel

December 5, 2013

It was the middle of winter and members of the Marin Search and Rescue (SAR) team treaded through the Mammoth Lakes backcountry, knee deep in snow. Junior Sean McGuinness took part in this training simulation required to maintain his certification with the Mountain Rescue Association. In addition to the tit...

The Fault in Our Stars Review

The Fault in Our Stars Review

By Nate Vogel

January 15, 2012

You know you have a good book in your hands when it makes you laugh, cry, think deeply of life and death, and feel incredibly awkward at moments. “The Fault in Our Stars” is such a book. The author of “TFIOS” is accomplished writer and co-creator of the VlogBrothers YouTube channel John Green. I...