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Check Out Candice FrazierPosted 11/30/2021 by Shana Saint-Phard

Thomas Jefferson is proud to introduce the newest addition to the library.  It is not uncommon for students to dread going to the library, as going to the library often has the connotation of sufferi... More

She’s Dressed for MobilityPosted 11/18/2021 by Eleanor Benson

The male gaze has been an increasingly popular topic in internet discourse, but what really is the male gaze? The feminist film theory, known as the male gaze, has taken the internet by storm. Infogra... More

Math + Nick Pratarelli = No ProblemPosted 11/18/2021 by Matthew McPherson

AP Calculus and College Algebra teacher makes difficult math a fun addition to TJ. If you ask a high school student what they think is the most difficult math class in high school, the majority will s... More

Roxanne’s Original Reviews: Fever DreamPosted 11/17/2021 by Roxanne Wilkerson

A film that entrances its audience in a complexly twisted story, raising awareness for environmental issues. WARNING: Spoiler Alert On October 13th, 2021, Fever Dream, a Spanish physiological thriller... More

We Stand Too ClosePosted 11/15/2021 by McKenzy Perkins

We Stand Too Close During a fictional writer’s workshop, writers were asked to create a fictional story from the point of view of a character that stands too close to people while talking. I took th... More

The Doors are Open to Polynesian ClubPosted 11/15/2021 by Ben Morlan

The newly-formed club hopes to bring Polynesian students together in a safe place where they are free to express their culture and identity. Thomas Jefferson High School is renowned as one of the most... More

The Official Chicken FightPosted 11/12/2021 by Gracelyn Leonard

The debate between the best chicken-based restaurant near Thomas Jefferson High School: Chick-fil-A vs. Cane’s. At Thomas Jefferson High School, we are pretty lucky to have lots of restaurants near ... More

Come One, Come All, DenverArt is On!Posted 11/12/2021 by Juanita Hurtado

Denver’s largest mural brings new insight into the city’s street art history. After a global pandemic and every day seeming like the one before, Denver’s streets are as crowded as ever. From nat... More

Bryan’s BenefitsPosted 11/12/2021 by Campbell Mahoney

The girls volleyball program at TJ has been flourishing thanks to the new head coach, Denny Bryan.  With a winning record of 18-7, the varsity volleyball team has been killing it this year. They have... 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