The Tam News

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Leadership updates events for new Covid guidelines

By Carley Lehman December 13, 2021
Leadership announces Winter Formal, the first school-wide dance since the pandemic began.

Humans of Tam: The Thing That Makes Them Happy

By Logan Little May 22, 2019

Humans of Tam features anonymous students and snippets of their voices and experiences. It [ballet] was taking over my life pretty much. I couldn’t do anything and ballet at the same time. I had no...

2018-19 back to school dance

2018-19 back to school dance

By Summer Solomon September 20, 2018

This year’s back to school dance took place on Friday, August 24 from 7:30 p.m to 10:30 p.m in the student center. Students paid $10 or received a free entrance by having an ASB card, which allows students...

Prom Has Record Sales

Prom Has Record Sales

By Elissa Asch June 7, 2018

Tam’s 2018 prom was held on May 26 at the Academy of Sciences in San Francisco. Though prom planning included all of the basics — DJ, photo booth, food — there were three things about this prom that...

The Best Ways to Ask Someone to Homecoming

The Best Ways to Ask Someone to Homecoming

By Adam Tolson and Adam Tolson October 26, 2017

For most schools around the United States, Homecoming is an exciting time in the school year. However, this tradition seems to be lost at Tam. The dance is even being moved to a Friday night this year...

Back to School Dance Loses Hundreds

By Miles Rubens September 23, 2017

Tam’s inaugural Back to School Dance, on August 25 in the student center, lost approximately $1,200 of leadership funds. The total cost of the dance was $3,600, according to Senior Class President...

New Regulations at Homecoming

New Regulations at Homecoming

September 25, 2013

Leadership and Tam administration have announced that the October 26 homecoming dance will include a semi-formal dress code, the addition of a seating area and food and increased security. The security...

Misbehavior Mars Homecoming Dance

Misbehavior Mars Homecoming Dance

By Sarah Asch & Natasha Harvey October 20, 2012

The homecoming dance held in Ruby Scott Gym on September 29 was interrupted when chaperones turned on the lights. after complaints from female students about feeling unsafe and being groped. There was...

The Archives: A Look Back at Tam’s History

The Archives: A Look Back at Tam’s History

“Internet access to reach all classrooms,” “Come ‘Injun’ dance at the prom tonite” and “Goldfish lose tails” are just a few of the breaking news headlines that have appeared in the Tam...

Get it crackin’ in KC yaddadymean?

December 13, 2010

We walk into a dimly-lit rectangular room where self-respect goes to shrivel up and die. Across the writhing mass of journalism students clumped in the middle of the room prances a teenage boy flaunting...

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