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Women’s Dipsea Hike

By Jissell Kruse

May 22, 2018

Over 500 women participated in the 100-year anniversary of the Women’s Dipsea Hike, on April 21. The event celebrated the nation’s first all-women’s cross country race, which took place in 1918. At the time, it was a protest against rules that banned women from participating in competitive distance race...

Link Olympics

By Griffin Barry

May 22, 2018

Link Crew held its second annual Freshman Advisory Olympics on April 25. According to English teacher Abigail Levine, who runs it, Link Crew is designed to build a welcoming environment for freshmen. “Our goal is, in a way, to solidify or reaffirm, or even make visible the sense of community that’s...

ASB Election Results

By Niulan Wright

May 22, 2018

The Associated Student Body (ASB) elections were held from April 26 to April 27, and the newly elected officers are junior Natalie Bricker, president; junior Dollan Clahan, vice president; sophomore Theodore Koffman, treasurer; and sophomore Kara Kneafsey, secretary. Other students who ran included junio...

Gun Violence Sparks Walkout

Gun Violence Sparks Walkout

By Ian Duncanson

May 22, 2018

Members of the Students Against Gun Violence club held a walkout to protest gun violence in schools, on April 20. The walkout, which took place on the 19th anniversary of the Columbine High School shooting, began at Tam and continued at the depot in the Mill Valley town square. Approximately 50 students p...

Students Clean Up Campus

By Johanna Meezan

May 22, 2018

The Tam Beautification Club and Parent Teacher Student Association [PTSA] partnered to arrange a campus beautification day on April 22, Earth Day. These groups worked with volunteers from the Tam community to weed and pick up garbage. All members of the Tam community were invited to work at the eve...

Shooting in Mill Valley

Shooting in Mill Valley

By Ethan Swope

May 3, 2018

Two people were injured after a gunman opened fire at the 900 block apartment complex on East Blithedale Avenue, in Mill Valley at 3:24 p.m. on May 3. The Marin County Sheriff department stated that, “Two victims have been taken from the scene by deputies to medical personnel.” The suspect, an 8...

ASB Election Results for 2018-2019

By Niulan Wright

May 3, 2018

The Associated Student Body (ASB) elections ended April 27. The  newly appointed officers are president Natalie Bricker, vice president Dollan Clahan, treasurer Theodore Koffman, and secretary Kara Kneafsey. Koffman reflected on the campaign. “Everyone that ran this year was amazing. We have som...

Athletic Trainer Potentially Cut

Athletic Trainer Potentially Cut

By Josie Spiegelman

April 30, 2018

    As a result of the deficit of the Tamalpais Union High School District (TUHSD), Tam athletic trainer Jessica Dominguez will be let go following the end of the school year. This marks the end of her three-year contract and the position will not be filled in the upcoming school year, al...

District Pivots From Proposed Layoffs

District Pivots From Proposed Layoffs

By Milo Levine

April 30, 2018

The Tamalpais Union High School District (TUHSD) Board of Trustees approved a proposal to reduce the budget for the 2018-2019 school year by roughly $2.8 million, in response to substantial debt brought on by growing enrollment and increasing pension costs, on April 17. The proposal, made by superintenden...