The Tam News

Learning Leadership from Our Flying Friends

Photo by: Justin Schmidt

By Justin Schmidt

May 23, 2013

Eleven months ago on a whim, I decided to order a package of bees. I bought a copy of “Beekeeping for Dummies” and, without any prior knowledge, began to build my first hive. This endeavor has taught me, believe it or not, about our own society. It became clear to me pretty early on that I ha...

New Generation for “Tam High Excellent Parking”

By Justin Schmidt

March 21, 2013

“Excellent Parking by Tam Students (EPTS),” a Facebook page known and loved by hundreds of students, is in a transformational stage. The page showcases photos of cars parked illegally or poorly by Tam students, or in entertaining ways. Jackson Lundgren, Tam alumnus of 2012, created the page two years...

The Month in Review: February 2013

The Month in Review: February 2013

By Wesley Emblidge, Randy Shapiro, Jackson Twilling & Chris Yip

March 1, 2013

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Classified Staff At Impasse Regarding Wages

STANDING GROUND: Darla Deme is one of several classified staff members requesting higher pay.

By Justin Schmidt, Maddie Elias

February 14, 2013

The Tam district has reached an impasse in contract negotiation with the classified staff, which includes non-teachers such as secretaries and custodians. Classified and clerical staff workers operate under a different contract from teachers and administrators, with different qualifications and lower salaries. For the past 11 months, a new labor contract has b...

Prabh Indian Kitchen: A Healthy, Delicious Option for Ethnic Food Lovers

Prabh Indian Kitchen: A Healthy, Delicious Option for Ethnic Food Lovers

By Justin Schmidt

December 18, 2012

Prabh Indian Kitchen in downtown Mill Valley is hands down the best Indian restaurant in Marin. Although Prabh is most well-known for its sit-down dinner experience, the lunch box meals are just as appealing, and can be made in 10 minutes or less. The lunch box contains rice, naan (traditional Indian...