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Author: Eliana Channell

Defacing GeorgePosted 11/01/2021 by Eliana Channell

On October 19th, George Washington High School was vandalized.  On Saturday, October 16th, racist, anti-semitic, and homophobic graffiti was written all over George Washington (GW) High School in pro... More

Gymnastics TacticsPosted 10/27/2021 by Eliana Channell

A challenging and disciplined sport pushes TJ gymnastics to raise the bar.  Gymnastics requires a special type of focus and intensity; each step so calculated, and the need for precision so crucial o... More

Reborn DreamsPosted 05/05/2021 by Eliana Channell

Florence Crittenton High School is a school for pregnant and parenting teenage mothers that offers a safe and nurturing environment for not only the amazingly strong mothers who attend but their child... More

First Step in Leaving the False RealityPosted 04/08/2021 by Eliana Channell

The documentary 13th leaves viewers with an abundance of emotions due to its intensity and truth, and I was no exception.  Filmmaker Ava DuVernay created the fascinating documentary 13th that was rel... More

The People Behind the SpotlightPosted 03/26/2021 by Eliana Channell

We all know President Biden, along with the first black female Vice President, Harris, but do we really know Joe and Kamala?  Joe Biden ran for and won the 2020 presidential election as the Democrati... More

Cool to be a CounselorPosted 02/28/2021 by Eliana Channell

Counselor Appreciation Week is a week to honor the counselors that do so much for our TJ community; they received little celebrations, gifts, and symbols of appreciation.  The first week of February ... More

Let the Celebrations BeginPosted 12/11/2020 by Eliana Channell

The outcome of the 2020 presidential election created a ripple effect of excitement all around the country.  On Saturday, November 7th, 2020, the media called the presidential election a win for form... More

COVID Diary #13Posted 11/18/2020 by Eliana Channell

Eliana.  COVID-19 struck everyone differently. I was one of the lucky ones. I have a safe and quiet environment where I can do my work. I have my own computer and my own work space. Some kids aren’... More

Broken BroncosPosted 11/12/2020 by Eliana Channell

The Denver Broncos are having some difficulties this year due to numerous players’ injuries. It is no secret that the Broncos are having a hard year. Along with the several injured players, they are... More

Black Lives Matter Movement Impacted Sports GloballyPosted 10/26/2020 by Eliana Channell

Athletes of all different sports all over the world have joined the Black Lives Matter movement to fight injustice.  Seven years ago, on July 13th, the Black Lives Matter (BLM) was founded by Alicia ... More