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232 Years and 115 Justices Later…Posted 04/13/2022 by Aviva Freedberg

The U.S. Senate has confirmed Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson to the Supreme Court. The United States Supreme Court was established in 1789 by the U.S. Constitution through the Judiciary Act of 1789, and ... More

Spirits: Real or Not Real?Posted 03/15/2022 by Aviva Freedberg

My personal experiences with spirits. The topic of spirits is usually debated, and despite scientific evidence that the paranormal does really exist, forty-six percent of Americans believe that there ... More

Tennessee’s Thoughtful TrainingPosted 01/18/2022 by Aviva Freedberg

Tennessee beauty professionals are now required to take one hour of domestic violence training to know the signs that a client is being abused.  One in four women and one in nine men in the United St... More

Freedberg’s Fantastic Art ClubPosted 12/02/2021 by Aviva Freedberg

TJ’s very first art club is welcomed in the in-person school year.  The Thomas Jefferson High School extracurricular activity environment is thriving, and a main reason is because there are many ne... More

A New Sense of SecurityPosted 11/12/2021 by Aviva Freedberg

Traveling to Israel in the midst of a conflict was not what I thought it would be. This past summer of 2021, I went on a month-long trip to Israel with 40 other Jewish teenagers. Our staff members wer... More

An Enchanted Night at TJPosted 09/28/2021 by Aviva Freedberg

TJ’s annual homecoming is back and better than ever. TJ’s first all-school dance since homecoming of 2019 was two weeks ago, September 18th, 2021. Many tweaks were made to the annual dance to make... More

Elway Out, Paton inPosted 05/11/2021 by Aviva Freedberg

John Elway recently stepped down as Broncos general manager, with George Paton replacing him. Former player and general manager of the Denver Broncos football team John Elway announced in January of 2... More

TJ Faces PfizerPosted 04/23/2021 by Aviva Freedberg

Most members of the TJHS faculty and staff have received their vaccine. It has become a time when people of all ages and backgrounds are receiving the COVID-19 vaccine. Many teachers and school staff ... More

The Grammys Fashion FiascoPosted 03/26/2021 by Aviva Freedberg

Many celebrities came together in the worst and best fashion for the 63rd Grammy Awards. With COVID-19 affecting the 63rd Grammys of 2021 in almost every way, it was important for celebrities to step ... More

Biden Brings the U.S. Back in the GamePosted 02/25/2021 by Aviva Freedberg

President Joe Biden rejoins the Paris Climate Agreement, an effort to tackle climate change. The Paris Climate Agreement is widely known as an effort to fight against climate change that was adopted b... More