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TJ Is International STEM Leader

TJ Is International STEM Leader TJ’s New International Partnerships As one of the nation’s leading STEM high schools, TJ has for years served as an inspiration and informal model for public and private schools in the United States and abroad

Posted in August 2014, Newsworthy

Student Places Fifth at International Biology Olympiad

Will Long, TJ ’15, Was a Big Winner at the IBO, But Still Made Time to Enjoy the Sights of Bali

Posted in August 2014, Newsworthy

Students Conduct Marine Research in Indonesia

Students Conduct Research Off Remote Indonesian Islands This summer, ten TJ students combined their interest in marine biology and biodiversity preservation with their thirst for adventure, traveling to islands near Sulawesi, Indonesia, for three weeks to receive training and conduct

Posted in August 2014, Newsworthy

John Struck Named Virginia History Teacher of the Year

John Struck Named Virginia History Teacher of the Year TJ History teacher John Struck, elected by alumni into the TJHSST Teacher Hall of Fame this past fall, was recognized in June as the 2014 Virginia History Teacher of the Year.

Posted in August 2014, Newsworthy

’09 Alum Is Rocking His Way Up the Charts

’09 Alum AJ Smith Is Multi-Talented Singer, Songwriter and Musician Who Can Really Rock

Posted in August 2014, Newsworthy

’01 Alum Is Now Stanford Physics Professor

’01 Alum Monika Schleier-Smith Runs Her Own Quantum Engineering Research Lab

Posted in August 2014, Newsworthy

tjSTAR Reception Celebrates Student Research

tjSTAR Reception Celebrates Student Research The TJ Partnership Fund’s annual tjSTAR reception, held at the Hilton McLean Tysons Corner on Thursday, May 29th, the day after the symposium, honored exceptional student research and special members of the TJ community who

Posted in August 2014, Newsworthy

tjSTAR: A Day of Exploration

tjSTAR: A Day of Exploration TJ hosts an annual all-day conference featuring student and professional presentations, tech exhibits, and more, to show students what they can accomplish at TJ and beyond while showcasing students’ work. Below are some highlights from

Posted in August 2014, Newsworthy

First Phase of Renovation Nears Completion

With Almost $3M in Donations From Current and Past Parents, Alumni, Grandparents, Faculty, Friends of TJ, and Corporations, the Campaign for TJ Is Keeping Pace With TJ’s Transformative Renovation

Posted in August 2014, Newsworthy

Alum Works on Google’s Self-Driving Cars

’93 Alum Is Making Our Highways Safer by Taking Us Out of the Equation.

Posted in May/June 2014, Newsworthy