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Stories from Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology
From Couches to Cali – The Journey of EDUtrophy
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Sean Nguyen | March 2, 2021

Since the making of this video, the nonprofit has changed its name to EDUtrophy due to trademark issues.
During quarantine, nonprofits have been finding creative ways to give back to their communities….

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Jefferson receives “AP Computer Science Female Diversity Award”
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Stuti Gupta | March 1, 2021

“The field needs to be diverse. End of story,” former computer science teacher Ms. Ria Galanos said. “A field that’s making technological advances for humankind needs to have all kinds of humans…

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Jason Wang: Scientist Dedicated to Service
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Tammy Ding | February 22, 2021

Despite being notorious for limiting opportunities, the COVID-19 pandemic has simultaneously allowed room for ideas to prosper and projects to be pursued. For Jason Wang, a Jefferson senior, this meant…

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Wrestling Against COVID
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Sean Nguyen | February 15, 2021

With winter sports resuming, students have been able to take a breath of fresh air, away from the repetitive scenery of their homes. This year, the TJ Wrestling team returned with seven athletes, each…

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TJ Artists: The heART of the Community
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Sean Nguyen | February 9, 2021

Many students have found art as an outlet for their creativity, but oftentimes don’t have a platform to share it. A group of TJ students realized this and formed TJ Artists, a new community on…

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Imposter Syndrome: Stories From TJ Alumni
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Sean Nguyen | February 4, 2021

Imposter syndrome—a general feeling of inadequacy that persists— affects anyone regardless of success. Alumni, now in their 20s and 30s, share their experiences with Imposter Syndrome before,…

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Jefferson alumni at center of stock market controversy
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Anuj Khemka | February 1, 2021

Vladmir Tenev, CEO of the popular online brokerage Robinhood and a Jefferson class of 2004 graduate, is now the subject of a barrage of online attacks and accusations after making the decision to bar Robinhood…

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