The Tam News

Hawkward 3.0: The Trials and Tribulations of Air Travel

Graphic by: Cassie Jeong

By Cody Duane-McGlashan

February 11, 2014

Airports can make for some of the most awkward experiences on Earth, and a recent trip to San Diego affirmed this for me. I’m a responsible adult, and as such I decided to make a pit stop before boarding my flight. I walked into the restroom without paying attention, instead thinking about how much...

What’s Up: the Unanswerable Question

By Julia Kligman

May 9, 2012

Human encounters tend to inevitable. As much as I would love to reside under a rock, hidden from the sun, living off of Top Ramen for all of eternity in order to avoid concurrences such as this, it simply isn’t feasible. Some people are endowed with the mystifying ability to circumvent their way around...

That’s not awkward at all

By Jenna Tuttle

November 23, 2010

I abstain from using the A word. This particular A word is not short for a--. It's not innocent censorship, not like H-E-double hockey sticks. My A word is an abbreviation for awkward, an over used and damaging speech trend in my Tam High life. Walking through campus this very afternoon, I couldn't help...