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Author: Jordan Prochnow

Cutting Edge ArtPosted 03/28/2016 by Jordan Prochnow

The Denver Art Museum’s new samurai exhibit arrives to inspire museum patrons. On March 3, 2016, several reporters from the TJ Journal staff were able to attend a special media preview for Samurai: ... More

Hard-Wired to SucceedPosted 03/22/2016 by Jordan Prochnow

TJ’s robotics team, Sparta Robotica, will compete in a regional robotics competition before Spring Break. From March 24th until March 26th, TJ’s robotics team, Sparta Robotica, will compete in a r... More

Rejects RockPosted 03/14/2016 by Jordan Prochnow

Local band SB Rejects played a sold-out show at the Bluebird theatre in January. On January 30, 2016, several TJ students had the opportunity to play a sold-out show at the Bluebird Theatre with their... More

Geared Up to WinPosted 02/25/2016 by Jordan Prochnow

Ten teams from TJ’s robotics program showcased their hard work through different competitions this month. On February 6th and February 13th, teams from TJ’s robotics program took part in two Regio... More

Health Close to HomePosted 02/19/2016 by Jordan Prochnow

TJ’s school-based health clinic provides students and families with convenient and quality health care. Last year, one of Denver Health Medical Hospital’s school-based health clinics opened at TJ.... More

A Vore-acious Love of SciencePosted 02/09/2016 by Jordan Prochnow

Nelson Vore brings creativity and enthusiasm to his science classes. Albert Einstein once said, “It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge.” T... More

The Force Is Strong with This OnePosted 01/19/2016 by Jordan Prochnow

Star Wars: The Force Awakens is a must-see for fans of the original films. I’m sitting in a crowded theatre, a pair of IMAX glasses perched over my own tortoiseshell frames. My parents are stealing ... More

An Optimistic FundraiserPosted 12/17/2015 by Jordan Prochnow

The Optimist Club of Monaco South sells Christmas trees to support local schools. Each year, the Optimist Club of Monaco South runs a Christmas tree lot in order to raise money for the community and t... More

Season of JoyPosted 12/04/2015 by Jordan Prochnow

Fun holiday events get Denver citizens excited for the holidays. The holiday season in Denver offers many fun and family-friendly events in the months ahead. While the days might be longer, citizens o... More

Get with the ProgramPosted 12/04/2015 by Jordan Prochnow

The popular campaign Hour of Code kicks off on December 7th. The third annual Hour of Code campaign kicks off on December 7th, taking place during Computer Science Education Week. Hour of Code aims t... More