The Tam News


Quarantine calls for a new wardrobe

(Tahlia Amanson)
November 18, 2020
With the social scene of school slowly fading away and social media becoming more popular, Tam’s fashion has evolved over quarantine.


(Tahlia Amanson)
November 9, 2020
In the last two months, there have been multiple Instagram accounts developed surrounding the homophobia, racism, and sexual harassment experienced at Tam @lgbtattam was specifically created as “a space for LGBTQ+ students and alumni of Tam High School to share their experiences with homophobia and transphobia.”

The Charitable Market

The Charitable Market
November 2, 2020
Tam student-founded non-profit, The Charitable Market, sells goods from Marin youth artists/creators.

Profile: District board candidate Brandon Johnson

(Courtesy of Brandon Johnson)
October 30, 2020
If elected to the Board of Trustees, Johnson intends to implement policy, curriculum, and structural changes to promote racial equity.

Why early 2000’s TV shows are better

(Tahlia Amanson)
October 23, 2020
Back when there was scarce social media, no smartphones, and no quick answer through a google search, TV shows in America were thriving.

Review: I’m Thinking of Ending Things

(Tahlia Amanson)
October 20, 2020
Before the Kaufman lovers of the world prepare a lengthy and metaphorical rebuttal against what is to follow, it should be noted that this film has repeatedly been described as “esoteric” and boasts plenty of loyal followers — it just so happens that I’m not one of them.   

Tam Welcomes New Faculty: Meagan Meyer

(Courtesy of Meagan Meyers)
September 21, 2020
“​I like problem-solving, collaborating, and learning. In special education, I get to do all of that every day!”

My DNS dependency

(Tahlia Amanson)
May 21, 2020
When I was 10 years old, I developed an addiction to over-the-counter nasal decongestant sprays (DNS). It wasn’t until two months ago, over eight years later, that I overcame my addiction. 

Review: Tiger King

(Tahlia Amanson)
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

(Tahlia Amanson)
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

(Tahlia Amanson)
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

(Tahlia Amanson)
Here's how you can help it adapt.
April 3, 2020
Here's how you can help it adapt.
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