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Campaign for TJ Donor List / Alumni Donor List by Class

Thank you parents, grandparents, students, staff, ALUMNI, and corporate supporters for believing in the future of TJ’s unique approach to STEM education.

Posted in August 2015, Newsworthy

MSTI and STEMbassadors Help TJ Reach Younger Students

Middle School Tech Institute Shows Kids Their STEM Future For fifteen years, TJ’s Middle School Tech Institute (MSTI) has opened middle schoolers’ eyes to the breadth of STEM pursuits, surprising them with what they can accomplish in just one week.

Posted in August 2015, Newsworthy

Lyme Disease Diagnostic Tool Emerges from Summer Research

Lyme Disease Diagnostic Tool Emerges from Summer Research When Temple Douglas, TJ ’10, was a senior, she was recognized as an Intel Science Talent Search Finalist for her work on a novel method for early detection of Lyme disease (pictured

Posted in August 2015, Newsworthy

IBET Robot Competition a Winning Event

IBET Robot Competition a Great Event for Freshmen and Young Visitors In addition to their group research project, which students present at tjSTAR, there is another culminating project associated with TJ’s 9th grade Integrated Biology, English, and Technology (IBET) course:

Posted in August 2015, Newsworthy

tjSTAR Highlights: Speakers, Sponsors, Honorees

tjSTAR brought a nationally-known science lecturer and other fascinating speakers to TJ and gave us an opportunity to honor two exceptional STEM leaders.

Posted in August 2015, Newsworthy

Alumni Participation Makes a Tremendous Difference

Throughout the year, including at these year-end events, alumni participation in school activities has enriched the TJ student experience.

Posted in August 2015, Newsworthy

Your Donations at Work: Neuroscience & Mobile App Labs

YOUR DONATIONS AT WORK: Neuroscience Lab Lab Director Mark Hannum’s Neuroscience Lab, the only high school lab devoted to neuroscience research, now accommodates more students and a wider range of projects. Click here for a video. “The number of students

Posted in August 2015, Newsworthy

Freshman is Brain Bee National Champion, 2nd in World

TJ Freshman is Brain Bee National Champion Wins Second Place for US Soren Christensen, TJ ’18, a rising sophomore, just missed clinching the 2015 International Brain Bee (IBB) title by half a point when, in the fifth and final round

Posted in August 2015, Newsworthy

TJ Student Wins Silver at International Chem Olympiad

For years, TJ students have competed successfully in national and international competition in all disciplines. Congratulations go to this year’s outstanding winners.

Posted in August 2015, Newsworthy

Dramatic New Spaces Opening for Students

Students and visitors will soon enter the school through a Monticello-style dome that opens into a light-filled atrium lobby.

Posted in August 2015, Newsworthy