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Ashley Baker: Behind the Scenes

Ashley Baker: Behind the Scenes

Elizabeth Archer

November 13, 2013


Filed under Lifestyles, Profiles

Juggling classes at Tamiscal High School, directing and acting in Tam’s drama program, and classes at ACT (American Conservatory Theatre), junior Ashley Baker has found a sense of independence both on and off stage. Baker’s interest in theater began as a summer activity, but quickly morphed into...

Emmanuella Zachariou: Music Video Success

Emmanuella Zachariou: Music Video Success

Anna Vandergriff

October 22, 2013


Filed under Lifestyles, Profiles

After less than a year of directing, filming, and conceptualizing music videos, senior Emmanuella Zachariou has already achieved a level of success that many people can only hope to attain in a lifetime. Her most recent music video for the up-and-coming Swedish band The Holograms recently premiered...

Custodian “Gabriel” Gebremichael Tells His Story

Custodian “Gabriel” Gebremichael Tells His Story

Aidan Hersh

June 12, 2013


Filed under Lifestyles, Profiles

Ghebretinsa “Gabriel” Gebremichael is a custodian at Tam and can be seen driving around campus in his easily noticeable mini-truck. However, there is more to his life than working at Tam. Gabriel moved here from the Eastern African country of Eritrea in 2001. “I was about 16 or 17,” Gabriel said...

Aaron Lester, the Swordsman

Aaron Lester, the Swordsman

Emma Shields

June 10, 2013


Filed under Lifestyles, Profiles, Sports

En Garde, fleche, lunge, and parry. Some may have heard these terms in movies, others may have no idea what they are, and a select few know that they are fencing terms. Sophomore Aaron Lester can collaborate these moves into a fierce attack - he is a fencer. Once a week, Lester goes to fencing practi...

Freshman Karina Hoge Shows Passion for Cirque du Soleil Acrobatics

Freshman Karina Hoge Shows Passion for Cirque du Soleil Acrobatics

Maile Resta

June 10, 2013


Filed under Profiles

"Some people like soccer, volleyball, or swimming but I found a unique passion, I know it is odd but I love it,” freshman Karina Hoge said. Her passion is gymnastics. In addition to being a gymnast, Hoge participates and trains every day for Cirque du Soleil. Coached by two professional acrobats from...

Junior Ben Knauer Shows Passion for Sports, Battles Cerebral Palsy

Junior Ben Knauer Shows Passion for Sports, Battles Cerebral Palsy

Weston Lazarus

June 1, 2013


Filed under Lifestyles, Profiles, Sports

Junior Ben Knauer grew up playing baseball and discussing the Giants line-up on the blacktop during recess. He knew every player’s stats, from home runs to on-base percentages, and as a high schooler he is passionate about two things: umpiring and football. Knauer is an umpire for the Mill Valley ...

Videos: Ceramics with Kevin Templeton

Videos: Ceramics with Kevin Templeton

January 26, 2011


Filed under News

In this mini-video series, 2010 Tam Alumni Kevin Templeton teaches you how to make a ceramic pot. Read More »

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