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Full Game Broadcast: Girls’ Varsity Basketball vs John Swett

Full Game Broadcast: Girls’ Varsity Basketball vs John Swett

By TBN

December 9, 2013

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lWJ8yMuedCA This TBN production of the Tam girls' varsity basketball game against John Swett on December 6 features commentary by senior Randy Shapiro and junior Riley Kuffner.

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...

Broadcast: Homecoming Varsity Football vs San Rafael

Broadcast: Homecoming Varsity Football vs San Rafael

By TBN

November 7, 2013

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=itbmUfNstaA Varsity football faced off against San Rafael for the Homecoming game on October 26. Watch TBN's full broadcast of the game here.

iOS 7 Delivers New Identity for Apple

iOS 7 Delivers New Identity for Apple

By Riley Kuffner

October 22, 2013

Apple launched a radical new operating system, iOS 7, for its iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad on September 18. With its stark contrast from the classic software that has been the Apple identity since the first generation iPhone, iOS 7 is the new hot topic of conversation. iOS 7 likely came as a result...

T-High You Know: Carla Cardamone

T-High You Know: Carla Cardamone

By Riley Kuffner

October 16, 2013

Riley Kuffner sits down with junior Carla Cardamone to talk about the new Shakespeare club. This is the first episode of the TBN series T-High You Know.

Balancing Academics and Athletics

Balancing Academics and Athletics

By Riley Kuffner

October 3, 2013

  Athletics and academics play an important role in defining the student body, as over 50 percent of Tam students participate in a sport after school. Both take up a lot of time and, in students’ busy lives, there is not a lot of time to spare. For this reason, athletics and academics ar...

The Final Opportunity

The Final Opportunity

By Riley Kuffner

June 11, 2013

It is the end of the year and grades are on the line. Most students are sitting at home, stressing over their final assessments, worried of failure. But I look over my math binder, the units where I excelled and the ones I failed, and see an opportunity. An opportunity to redeem myself, to learn and...

Top Finishes in MCALs for Tam Diving

Top Finishes in MCALs for Tam Diving

By Riley Kuffner

June 4, 2013

Tam divers junior Shane Allen and sophomore Ethan Daniel placed second and fifth respectively in the Marin County Athletic League Diving Championship at the Redwood High pool on May 9. Twenty divers, twelve boys and eight girls, represented seven different schools (Tam, Redwood, Marin Catholic, San Ra...

Tutoring Program Connects Tam and MLK

By Riley Kuffner

February 14, 2013

The Honor T/CSF club started a program this month to provide tutors for middle-school students at Martin Luther King (MLK) Academy in Marin City. The program was organized by junior Lauren Killingsworth, vice president of the Honor T/CSF Club at Tam, along with MLK principal and former Tam teacher Daniel...