The Tam News

Leadership transitions to block period class in an effort to increase diversity
Woodward Fire prompts Bolinas evacuation order

September 17, 2020

Several Tam students from Bolinas were evacuated due to the fire threat and returned home safely a week later.

ASB election results announced

September 16, 2020

This year's ASB president is Sol Tolson. Quinn Rothwell was elected vice president and Abby Brooks is this year's ASB treasurer.

Golden Gate Village files lawsuit against Marin Housing Authority in midst of renovation controversy

August 15, 2020

GGV is accusing the authority of deliberate negligence designed to push out Black and low-income residents.


Racism is of “immediate local importance”
The truth about coffee

The truth about coffee

May 24, 2020

Let's all just be honest with ourselves ... coffee doesn't taste good.

Editorial: “Breach of contract and gross negligence”

Editorial: “Breach of contract and gross negligence”

May 22, 2020

The problems with AP testing are not novel or unprecedented — but the pandemic may give us the chance to rethink public education.

The trouble with TikTok dances

The trouble with TikTok dances

May 7, 2020

Tiktok might be more infectious than we thought ...

Tam has a problem with white fragility

Tam has a problem with white fragility

April 23, 2020

I‘ve found that while some students understand their privilege and racism at Tam, many don’t.

COVID-19: A manmade disaster

COVID-19: A manmade disaster

April 19, 2020

Although the coronavirus has many possible origins, there is evidence that wet markets play a part in the spread of disease.

My DNS dependency
Review: <em>Tiger King</em>

Review: Tiger King

May 16, 2020

I wouldn’t trade a minute of the docuseries for anything, but the Tiger King phenomenon is reflective of some unsavory aspects of American culture. 

How to spend your time during quarantine

How to spend your time during quarantine

May 11, 2020

With all of this stir-crazy energy from being stuck inside, here are some activities to keep you busy.

Why I’m worth more than everyone I know

Why I’m worth more than everyone I know

April 14, 2020

Waking up with $30,000 worth of titanium hardware secured to my vertebrae was the end of two years of back-bracing and scoliosis exercises. Now, at least, I’m taller than my friends.

Drag has gone digital in the age of quarantine

Drag has gone digital in the age of quarantine

April 3, 2020

Here's how you can help it adapt.

Title IX’s foul ball
Spring sports season canceled

Spring sports season canceled

April 13, 2020

Spring sectional, regional, and state championship events have also been canceled as a result of the coronavirus.

School sports canceled due to COVID-19

School sports canceled due to COVID-19

March 23, 2020

All practices and games are postponed until TUHSD schools are reopened.

Morgan steps down as basketball coach

Morgan steps down as basketball coach

March 23, 2020

After six years of leading the boys' basketball program, social studies teacher Tim Morgan has resigned to spend more time with his family.

Tennis coach turmoil continues

Tennis coach turmoil continues

March 15, 2020

Longtime girls' and boys' tennis coach Bill Washauer was dismissed without explanation in December. Now his replacement has abruptly left the position.