Blog Archives

School Thanks One Principal, Welcomes Another

Students, staff, and parents toasted Principal Glazer at a special all-school 8th period, and the Partnership Fund awarded him a Tommy, its highest honor.

Posted in June 2017, Newsworthy

Student Ambassadors Visit West Coast

Student Ambassadors Visit Bay Area After overcoming storm delays and flight cancellations that split the group in two, eight TJ students, accompanied by Computer Science teacher Ria Galanos and Partnership Fund Outreach & Partnerships Manager Sally Zabel, met with alumni

Posted in June 2017, Newsworthy

TJ Community Celebrates Renovation’s Completion

The entire building and all courtyards are open, and there is not a single trailer left on campus. That’s something worth celebrating!!

Posted in June 2017, Newsworthy

TJ’s Mentorship Program: Opportunity and Responsibility

TJ’s Mentorship Program: Opportunity and Responsibility Internship, mentorship — most of us probably use these words interchangeably, but at TJ the word mentorship typically refers to a special off-campus research experience that provides an alternate way to fulfill TJ’s senior

Posted in June 2017, Newsworthy

Partnership Fund Commits to Outreach Mission

The Partnership Fund is stepping up to support the important LIFT program as well as new and existing school-, student-, and alumni-run outreach initiatives.

Posted in June 2017, Newsworthy

Student Club Hosts Middle School Science Fair

Student Club Hosts Middle School Science Fair A team of Rocky Run MS students eagerly explained that the inspiration for their science fair project stemmed from a nosebleed suffered by a student’s relative. The uncle of one of the students,

Posted in June 2017, Newsworthy

Alums Get Active: Run, Hack, Flow, STAR, Reach Out

From mentoring and sharing their personal and career stories to helping increase diversity at TJ, alums are a growing and influential presence at the school.

Posted in June 2017, Newsworthy

Alum Returns with Wellness Message

Nobody could more effectively convey the message of cross-cultural emotional wellness to TJ parents and students than this Asian-American psychiatrist who is also a TJ alum.

Posted in March 2017, Newsworthy

Senior Triumphs at Major Research Competitions

This senior has been recognized for his novel work that uses machine learning to understand the cancer genome, but his research competition wins are only part of his story.

Posted in June 2017, Newsworthy

New TJ CubeSat on NASA Launch Schedule

TJ, the first high school to design and build a satellite that was launched into space, is back with a new generation of students and a new CubeSat.

Posted in March 2017, Newsworthy