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Editorial: This is not a drill

Editorial: This is not a drill

By Editorial Staff

February 8, 2020

The recent lockdown at Tam demonstrated just how important it is to be prepared.

Why I want to teach kids

Why I want to teach kids

By Benjy Wall-Feng

February 7, 2020

The fog of time can obscure not-so-innocent moments.

Can I say the “f-word”?

Can I say the “f-word”?

By Skye Schoenhoeft

February 7, 2020

Navigating the reclamation of identity slurs.

Why we should stop using plastic tampons

Why we should stop using plastic tampons

By Claire Conger

February 6, 2020

Abandoning plastic applicators could help us improve our planet's climate.

Is 7 the new 5?

Is 7 the new 5?

By Sam Jefferson

January 30, 2020

Our experience-rating system is broken. Here's how.

Editorial: Undercovered

Editorial: Undercovered

By Editorial Staff

December 15, 2019

The recent police raid in Marin City raised questions about some of the news sources that covered it.

Re-examining “Baby It’s Cold Outside”

Re-examining “Baby It’s Cold Outside”

By Chloe Gammon

December 14, 2019

It’s important to recognize how much historical significance can tie into the meaning of the things we see and learn.

‘Tis the sneezin’

‘Tis the sneezin’

By Samantha Nichols

December 12, 2019

As the hight of the winter season approaches, it brings colds with it. Here is some simple etiquette and tips to get you through safe and sound.

Whatever happened to sleepovers?

Whatever happened to sleepovers?

By Sam Jefferson

December 9, 2019

Sleepovers were the highlight of our elementary school days. Why did we ever stop having them?

College talk

College talk

By Tenaya Tremp

December 9, 2019

The holiday season is upon us, and for us seniors it brings with it constant questions about our plans for the upcoming year. This year, I conducted research on the best way to keep these conversations short and sweet.

Growing up with a single mother

Growing up with a single mother

By Logan Little

November 21, 2019

I’d always known that my family wasn't the norm, but it hadn’t occurred to me it was somehow worse than a two-parent household.

Editorial: Disunity

Editorial: Disunity

By Editorial Staff

November 21, 2019

Tam Unity Day succeeded, but it revealed a student trait that is both valuable and possibly destructive.