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Apr
17
6:30 PM18:30

That's What We've Been Talking About! --Academic Excellence End of Year 2017-18 Parent Forum

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We hope you will join us!

Due to popular demand for an evening meeting, Academic Excellence End of Year Parent Forum will be held on Tuesday, April 17 at 6:30 p.m. in the Library.

Come hear about all of the highlights of an outstanding year of supporting, advocating and developing enrichment programs in deep partnership with Principal Katy Dunlap and our entire TL community as well as SRCS and our community beyond our campus. 

Principal Katy Dunlap will also preview highlights of exciting new classes for 2018-19, updates on Measure B infrastructure improvements, and Project Lead the Way-- a new STEAM program under consideration for TL.

Also, Too Lazy Games, TL's first student video game development studio will share their experience and aspects of video game development!

Agenda:

I. Welcome & AE Highlights of 2017-18:

Advocacy for Enrichment --AE is Engaged!
AP Performance/TL Math Performance/LCAP/SRCS Budget/ SRSC HS Curriculum Counsel, Superintendent's Leadership Committee
Programs and Events--AE is Involved
--Mom's Night Out             
--Home Refuge Sanctuary
--TL Maker Lab                   
--Culinary Academy
--TLTALKS & Industry Insights                          

  • Too Lazy Games Student Presentation & TL Video Game Development Team Reflections

II. Principal's Update/Looking Ahead Fall Preview Highlight 
-- New English Classes--Creative Writing & Literature and Self Identity
--  Project Lead the Way
 --Bond Update

III.  Let's Create the Conversation Together! See you in 2018-19!

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Mar
28
7:30 PM19:30

Marin Science Seminars: "Name that Bloodsucker!" with Eric Engh, Marin-Sonoma Mosquito Vector

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Eric Engh of Marin-Sonoma Mosquito Vector will discuss mosquitoes, bed bugs, fleas, lice, kissing bugs, leeches, and all the bloodsuckers he can think of. He will show us how to distinguish between actual bloodsuckers and imposters—and there are plenty of imposters (lookalikes/mimics) out there. Join us and learn!

Eric Engh is an Insect ID Specialist who runs Marin-Sonoma Mosquito & Vector Control's Education Programs. He received his M.S. in Entomology from the University of Florida, and his Bachelor's degree in Environmental Studies from Sonoma State University.

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Mar
9
to Apr 10

Art Beyond TL Exhibit at Art Works Down: “Home, Refuge, Sanctuary.”

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We invite you to TL's  annual Spring Student Art Exhibition at Art Works Downtown, a non-profit art center in San Rafael, CA.

 “Home, Refuge, Sanctuary.”
March 9 – April 10 at Artworks Downtown,
1337 Fourth St., San Rafael, between C St and D St.

Opening reception as part of 2nd Friday Artwalk, Friday, March 9th, 5-8pm.

In light of the California fires, immigration issues that many of our high school students and their families are facing in the context of the recent polarizing political and social change, TL Art students explore and question the meaning of Home and Refuge and Sanctuary. Home is often seen as a place of refuge or sanctuary, but sometimes it's not. Where do we look for solace then? Where do we find peace, quiet and a place to reflect or to get away from problems or stresses? Where do we feel safe?  Is that a place, or an activity?

This exhibition is sponsored by the Art Beyond TL program developed by Academic Excellence at TL along with our generous community partner, Art Works Downtown.

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Mar
7
7:30 PM19:30

Marin Science Seminar: The Marin Wildlife Picture Index Project" with Lisette Arellano, One Tam and Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy

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Dr. Lisette Arellano is the Community Science Program Manager at One Tam. Her work at One Tam connects people with the ecological research taking place in open space throughout Marin. She spent her undergraduate years at UC Santa Barbara’s College of Creative Studies doing research on stunningly bizarre estuarine snail parasites. Lisette earned a Ph.D. in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology from the University of Colorado at Boulder where she conducted research on the ecology of wildlife parasites and became even more interested in science beyond the classroom. Lisette has also worked at zoos and museums, has a distinct affinity for salamanders and trail running, fears poison oak, but not spiders, and dabbles in filmmaking.

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Feb
28
7:30 PM19:30

Marin Science Seminar: Marin Science Seminar Presentation: "Gnashing, Gnawing, and Grinding: The Science of Teeth" with Tesla Monson of UCBerkeley

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r. Tesla Monson's work focuses on understanding the evolution of morphological diversity in mammals, particularly of the skull and teeth. During her presentation, Tesla will talk about what it means to be a scientist, describe the science of teeth, and tell us about her research on fossil and extant animals in museums around the world.

Dr. Tesla Monson became a postdoctoral researcher at UC Berkeley in 2017, working with Dr. Leslea Hlusko in the Department of Integrative Biology. She holds a BA in cultural anthropology from Princeton University, a MA in biological anthropology from San Francisco State University, and a PhD in Integrative Biology from UC Berkeley.

Recently Dr. Monson has taught Human Biological Variation at UC Berkeley. In addition to classroom teaching, she actively mentors UC Berkeley undergraduates in the study of mammalian variation. She also runs The Graduates on KALX 90.7 FM, a radio talk show program featuring UC Berkeley graduate student research and promoting diversity in the sciences.

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Feb
28
2:45 PM14:45

TL Maker Lab-Afterschool Enrichment Program

TL Maker Lab will meet on Wednesdays from 2:45- 5 pm in the Engineering Tech Computer Room.  

This Fall, TL Maker Lab will be meeting as an after school enrichment program instead of at lunch, so our students will have more time to make so really cool stuff! Roger Ruittman, VP of Technology at Dorsal, has generously agreed to again be our Guest Mentor for another year!  Many thanks, to our community partners like Hermes Econometrics whose generous gifts support this program created by TL Innovation Lab! 

We look forward to posting about our e new and exciting projects that our students will make this year! Also, look for us again at the Maker Faire 2018! If you would like more information on how to become a project mentor please contact Maya Bartolf at maya.bartolf@gmail.com.

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Feb
26
3:15 PM15:15

Video Game Development Studio

This year selected TL Students will participate in a simulation of a real video game design studio - creating a real video game from inception, to prototyping, production, testing, and release.Selected TL Students will participate in a simulation of a real video game design studio - creating a real video game from inception, to prototyping, production, testing, and release.

TL Video Game Development Studio will showcase the video game developed in this program to the public at one of the Bay Area’s industry events or the Bay Area Maker Faire in 2018.The capstone project will be a culmination of all knowledge and skills obtained in the course. Students will learn principles of game design, level design, story, game theory, basic computer programming, project management, idea creation, 3D modeling and/or animation.

TL Game Development Studio is an afterschool enrichment program to which only TL students can apply. We are excited to see all of the game development fun and capstone projects from this years team! Look for us on FB @TLInnovation Lab! For more information, please contact Maya Bartolf, TL Innovation Lab at maya.bartolf@gmail.com

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Feb
14
2:45 PM14:45

TL Maker Lab-Afterschool Enrichment Program

TL Maker Lab will meet on Wednesdays from 2:45- 5 pm in the Engineering Tech Computer Room.  

This Fall, TL Maker Lab will be meeting as an after school enrichment program instead of at lunch, so our students will have more time to make so really cool stuff! Roger Ruittman, VP of Technology at Dorsal, has generously agreed to again be our Guest Mentor for another year!  Many thanks, to our community partners like Hermes Econometrics whose generous gifts support this program created by TL Innovation Lab! 

We look forward to posting about our e new and exciting projects that our students will make this year! Also, look for us again at the Maker Faire 2018! If you would like more information on how to become a project mentor please contact Maya Bartolf at maya.bartolf@gmail.com.

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Feb
12
6:30 PM18:30

"Not Alone"--A Screening of Independent Documentary to Raise Awareness about Anxiety and Depression

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“Not Alone,” an independent documentary about teen suicide, anxiety, and depression features students from local schools in Marin County.  "Not Alone" is a straight talk on youth suicide risk and the many things family, friends, educators, and communities can do to interrupt the tragic spiral leading to an entirely preventable cause of death. "Not Alone" was co-directed was co-directed by Kiki Goshay, the mother of a Redwood alumnus, and St. Ignatius student Jacqueline Monetta. We hope you will join us for a free screening to help raise awareness of anxiety and depression in our student community at TL . This screening is sponsored by Terra Linda High School, OneTL and Marin County Office of Education.

 

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Feb
12
3:15 PM15:15

Video Game Development Studio

This year selected TL Students will participate in a simulation of a real video game design studio - creating a real video game from inception, to prototyping, production, testing, and release.Selected TL Students will participate in a simulation of a real video game design studio - creating a real video game from inception, to prototyping, production, testing, and release.

TL Video Game Development Studio will showcase the video game developed in this program to the public at one of the Bay Area’s industry events or the Bay Area Maker Faire in 2018.The capstone project will be a culmination of all knowledge and skills obtained in the course. Students will learn principles of game design, level design, story, game theory, basic computer programming, project management, idea creation, 3D modeling and/or animation.

TL Game Development Studio is an afterschool enrichment program to which only TL students can apply. We are excited to see all of the game development fun and capstone projects from this years team! Look for us on FB @TLInnovation Lab! For more information, please contact Maya Bartolf, TL Innovation Lab at maya.bartolf@gmail.com

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Feb
9
8:00 AM08:00

Cultivating Enrichment. Growing Engagement: Academic Excellence Parent Forum

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Cultivating Enrichment. Growing Engagement:

Academic Excellence Monthly Parent Forum --
Coffee: 8am-- Meeting: 8:15am - 9am in the Library

Join Principal Katy Dunlap and Academic Excellence's for our monthly parent forum to learn about new academic opportunities for your student and also how we as a parent booster group work together to advocate and support enrichment that impacts all students at TL.

Agenda:

I. Welcome & AE Update

II. Growing Enrichment at TL

-Performance Overview of 2016-2017 Academic Results for Terra Linda HS, as presented in the California Dashboard by Marie Henrio | Data Analyst | SRCS Education Services

- Learn about how TL students are doing with drill down by demographic groups.

-LCAP Taskforce meets LCAP Stakeholder meeting

Feb. 13 from 6 – 7:30 pm, SRCS Central Services Office

III. Principal's Update

IV. Art Beyond TL Program

"Home Refuge Sanctuary" March 9 - April 10 at Art Works Downtown in San Rafael

V. Spring Events

  • Scholarship Foundation
  • Maker Faire
  • Finance and Philanthropy
  • Safe & Sober Grad Night
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Feb
7
2:45 PM14:45

TL Maker Lab-Afterschool Enrichment Program

TL Maker Lab will meet on Wednesdays from 2:45- 5 pm in the Engineering Tech Computer Room.  

This Fall, TL Maker Lab will be meeting as an after school enrichment program instead of at lunch, so our students will have more time to make so really cool stuff! Roger Ruittman, VP of Technology at Dorsal, has generously agreed to again be our Guest Mentor for another year!  Many thanks, to our community partners like Hermes Econometrics whose generous gifts support this program created by TL Innovation Lab! 

We look forward to posting about our e new and exciting projects that our students will make this year! Also, look for us again at the Maker Faire 2018! If you would like more information on how to become a project mentor please contact Maya Bartolf at maya.bartolf@gmail.com.

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Feb
5
3:15 PM15:15

Video Game Development Studio

This year selected TL Students will participate in a simulation of a real video game design studio - creating a real video game from inception, to prototyping, production, testing, and release.Selected TL Students will participate in a simulation of a real video game design studio - creating a real video game from inception, to prototyping, production, testing, and release.

TL Video Game Development Studio will showcase the video game developed in this program to the public at one of the Bay Area’s industry events or the Bay Area Maker Faire in 2018.The capstone project will be a culmination of all knowledge and skills obtained in the course. Students will learn principles of game design, level design, story, game theory, basic computer programming, project management, idea creation, 3D modeling and/or animation.

TL Game Development Studio is an afterschool enrichment program to which only TL students can apply. We are excited to see all of the game development fun and capstone projects from this years team! Look for us on FB @TLInnovation Lab! For more information, please contact Maya Bartolf, TL Innovation Lab at maya.bartolf@gmail.com

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Feb
2
to Feb 3

TLTALK with MIT's Top Innovator & Visionary Under 35, Anca Dragan, Asst. Professor Electrical Engineering & Comp Science

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TLTALK
with Anca Dragan,
Assistant Professor,  Electrical Engineering, and Computer Science, UC Berkeley
February 2
at lunch  in Room 302

Anca Dragan, an assistant professor of electrical engineering and computer science at UC Berkeley, will speak with TL students at TLTalks, a special guest speaker series developed by Academic Excellence on Feb 2, during Lunch in Room 302.

Anca Dragan will share about her cutting-edge work with human behavior and robotics. Ms. Dragan identifies many conflicts that arise when humans and robots try to work together because they are unable to understand transparent attributes about each other’s intentions. Ms. Dragan will also share about her academic interests and career path. We hope you will join us for an extraordinary opportunity to learn from one of the top women leaders in computer science and robotics.

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Jan
31
7:30 PM19:30

Marin Science Seminar: "The Fountain of Youth: Is it a Myth?" with Chong He, Buck Institute

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The field of aging is a relatively new area of study that is significant for all people as well as for several age related diseases such as Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s diseases, cancer, stroke, osteoporosis, heart disease, diabetes, macular degeneration, and glaucoma. The process of how people age is one of the great unknown mysteries that mankind has struggled to resolve. Dr. Chong He will discuss a novel approach to extend health span proposed by the scientists at the Buck Institute. She will also present her recent discovery on ibuprofen, a common over-the-counter drug used to relieve pain and fever could hold the keys to a longer healthier life. The mechanism of ibuprofen slowing aging in different animal models and future direction of ibuprofen study will also be discussed.

Dr. Chong He is a Postdoctoral Fellow at the Buck Institute in Brian Kennedy lab. Before landing in California, She completed her Ph.D. in Chemistry at Peking University. Her PhD study focused on multi-target drug design on inflammatory disease. She joined the Kennedy Lab in March 2012. Dr. Chong He conducts research in the area of identifying new pharmaceutical candidates that affect lifespan/healthspan extension in yeast and worms, as well as determining the potential targets and the mechanism of lifespan regulation using genome-wide analysis and enzymatic method.

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Jan
31
2:45 PM14:45

TL Maker Lab-Afterschool Enrichment Program

TL Maker Lab will meet on Wednesdays from 2:45- 5 pm in the Engineering Tech Computer Room.  

This Fall, TL Maker Lab will be meeting as an after school enrichment program instead of at lunch, so our students will have more time to make so really cool stuff! Roger Ruittman, VP of Technology at Dorsal, has generously agreed to again be our Guest Mentor for another year!  Many thanks, to our community partners like Hermes Econometrics whose generous gifts support this program created by TL Innovation Lab! 

We look forward to posting about our e new and exciting projects that our students will make this year! Also, look for us again at the Maker Faire 2018! If you would like more information on how to become a project mentor please contact Maya Bartolf at maya.bartolf@gmail.com.

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Jan
29
3:15 PM15:15

Video Game Development Studio

This year selected TL Students will participate in a simulation of a real video game design studio - creating a real video game from inception, to prototyping, production, testing, and release.Selected TL Students will participate in a simulation of a real video game design studio - creating a real video game from inception, to prototyping, production, testing, and release.

TL Video Game Development Studio will showcase the video game developed in this program to the public at one of the Bay Area’s industry events or the Bay Area Maker Faire in 2018.The capstone project will be a culmination of all knowledge and skills obtained in the course. Students will learn principles of game design, level design, story, game theory, basic computer programming, project management, idea creation, 3D modeling and/or animation.

TL Game Development Studio is an afterschool enrichment program to which only TL students can apply. We are excited to see all of the game development fun and capstone projects from this years team! Look for us on FB @TLInnovation Lab! For more information, please contact Maya Bartolf, TL Innovation Lab at maya.bartolf@gmail.com

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Jan
24
7:30 PM19:30

Marin Science Seminar: "Exoplanets" with Warren Wiscombe, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center

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We live in the most extraordinary age of planet discovery in history. The number of likely exoplanets (planets around other stars) has grown from zero in 1990 to over 5000 in 2017. We are beginning to answer age-old questions like: are there other planets like Earth? This talk will survey what we currently know about exoplanets, including: their types, from hot Jupiters to super-Earths; how they form; how we detect them and what we can observe about them; what their climates may be; what “habitable” means and which exoplanets are Earth-like and possibly habitable; and what the histories of Earth, Mars, and Venus tell us about possible Earth-like planets elsewhere. At the end, we will speculate about the possibilities of travel to exoplanets and of terraforming them for human use.

Dr. Warren Wiscombe has done research in climate science since its birth in the early 1970s. He worked 30 years at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, and before that in the Climate Section of the National Center for Atmospheric Research. He taught climate and atmospheric science in several countries and universities. His interest turned to exoplanets in his last few years at NASA.

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Jan
24
2:45 PM14:45

TL Maker Lab-Afterschool Enrichment Program

TL Maker Lab will meet on Wednesdays from 2:45- 5 pm in the Engineering Tech Computer Room.  

This Fall, TL Maker Lab will be meeting as an after school enrichment program instead of at lunch, so our students will have more time to make so really cool stuff! Roger Ruittman, VP of Technology at Dorsal, has generously agreed to again be our Guest Mentor for another year!  Many thanks, to our community partners like Hermes Econometrics whose generous gifts support this program created by TL Innovation Lab! 

We look forward to posting about our e new and exciting projects that our students will make this year! Also, look for us again at the Maker Faire 2018! If you would like more information on how to become a project mentor please contact Maya Bartolf at maya.bartolf@gmail.com.

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Jan
24
9:55 AM09:55

Industry Insights with Nicole Sandoval, Cinematic/ Narrative Producer Hangar 13 2K

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Want to show a girl that she can do anything? Give her a role model. You can't be what you can't see- which is why we're working with Nicole Sandavol, Producer, Hanger 13 @2K and Sofy Kabachek, Software Engineer @2K to join our students and share about their career paths and how it is working in a male-dominated industry of video game development.  GAME is a new academic program currently being developed that offers students pathways in computer science, graphic design, and media narrative writing leading to a capstone project of producing a video game as a collaborative team.  TL Innovation Lab's Industry Insights is partnering with TL to bring this important conversation to our students to help bridge the gap in gender and diversity in computer science and tech.  All students welcome to our Industry Insights Guest Speaker with Nicole Sandoval and Sofy Kabachek, 2K,  during tutorial on Wednesday 1/24 in Room 14. More Infor at http://www.tlae.org/innovation-lab

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Jan
22
3:15 PM15:15

Video Game Development Studio

This year selected TL Students will participate in a simulation of a real video game design studio - creating a real video game from inception, to prototyping, production, testing, and release.Selected TL Students will participate in a simulation of a real video game design studio - creating a real video game from inception, to prototyping, production, testing, and release.

TL Video Game Development Studio will showcase the video game developed in this program to the public at one of the Bay Area’s industry events or the Bay Area Maker Faire in 2018.The capstone project will be a culmination of all knowledge and skills obtained in the course. Students will learn principles of game design, level design, story, game theory, basic computer programming, project management, idea creation, 3D modeling and/or animation.

TL Game Development Studio is an afterschool enrichment program to which only TL students can apply. We are excited to see all of the game development fun and capstone projects from this years team! Look for us on FB @TLInnovation Lab! For more information, please contact Maya Bartolf, TL Innovation Lab at maya.bartolf@gmail.com

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Jan
19
8:00 AM08:00

Next Steps: Spring Enrichment 2018 & AE Parent Forum

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AE Parent Forum-- 8 - 9 am in the Library

Join Principal Katy Dunlap and Academic Excellence's for our monthly parent forum to celebrate the start of our Spring Semester. Come learn about new academic opportunities for your student and also how we as a parent booster group work together to advocate and support enrichment that impacts all students at TL.  Happy New Year!

Agenda:

I. Welcome & AE Update
II. Enrichment Highlights
    Story,  Art, & Code: DNA for New Enrichment Opportunites at TL
III. Principals Update
IV. Spring Events

  • Scholarship Foundation
  • Spring Art Shows
  • Maker Faire
  • Finance and Philanthropy
  • Safe & Sober Grad Night

 

 

 

 

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Jan
17
7:30 PM19:30

Marin Science Seminar Presents: "Wild Worms and Mineral Mosaics: A glimpse into hydrothermal vent communities"

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Studying underwater where no sunlight reaches creates unique challenges, especially studying the complex interactions among the organisms and nutrients found over a thousand meters down in the ocean within hydrothermal vent communities. Come adventure to the deep with Jen Runyan, a Science Communication Fellow for Ocean Exploration Trust, who will show you how the world of biology, geology, engineering, and communications intersect as one explores little known areas of the ocean.

Jennifer Runyan is currently a Science Communication Fellow with the Ocean Exploration Trust. She was aboard the E/V Nautilus for two of its expedition legs to the Gulf of California and Pescadero Basin. Feel free to follow along on the deep sea adventures of the E/V Nautilus at www.nautiluslive.org.She earned her BS in Marine Biology from UC Santa Cruz and a Master of Environenmental Studies (M.E.S) from The Evergreen State College.

 

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Jan
17
2:45 PM14:45

TL Maker Lab-Afterschool Enrichment Program

TL Maker Lab will meet on Wednesdays from 2:45- 5 pm in the Engineering Tech Computer Room.  

This Fall, TL Maker Lab will be meeting as an after school enrichment program instead of at lunch, so our students will have more time to make so really cool stuff! Roger Ruittman, VP of Technology at Dorsal, has generously agreed to again be our Guest Mentor for another year!  Many thanks, to our community partners like Hermes Econometrics whose generous gifts support this program created by TL Innovation Lab! 

We look forward to posting about our e new and exciting projects that our students will make this year! Also, look for us again at the Maker Faire 2018! If you would like more information on how to become a project mentor please contact Maya Bartolf at maya.bartolf@gmail.com.

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Jan
16
3:15 PM15:15

Special Tuesday Meeting: Video Game Development Studio

Because of the Martin Luther King holiday, TL Video Game Studio will be meeting on Tuesday, January 16 afterschool. This year selected TL Students will participate in a simulation of a real video game design studio - creating a real video game from inception, to prototyping, production, testing, and release.Selected TL Students will participate in a simulation of a real video game design studio - creating a real video game from inception, to prototyping, production, testing, and release.

TL Video Game Development Studio will showcase the video game developed in this program to the public at one of the Bay Area’s industry events or the Bay Area Maker Faire in 2018.The capstone project will be a culmination of all knowledge and skills obtained in the course. Students will learn principles of game design, level design, story, game theory, basic computer programming, project management, idea creation, 3D modeling and/or animation.

TL Game Development Studio is an afterschool enrichment program to which only TL students can apply. We are excited to see all of the game development fun and capstone projects from this years team! Look for us on FB @TLInnovation Lab! For more information, please contact Maya Bartolf, TL Innovation Lab at maya.bartolf@gmail.com

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Dec
8
8:00 AM08:00

Academic Excellence Parent Forum

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Academic Excellence Parent Forum: The Road Ahead & Holiday Cheer
Friday, December 8
8 - 9 am in the Library
Coffee: 8:00 am
Meeting: 8:15am

Join us for coffee and our monthly parent form to learn more about academic opportunities for your student and be updated about advocacy and programs to make learning more enriched at TL. Also, Principal Katy Dunlap will provide a TLHS update. Come learn about the" Road Ahead" at TL and partake in some holiday cheer with our parent community.

Hope you can join us to support enrichment at TL!
Agenda:
I. Principal's Update
II. Senior Awards Night--Greater Spotlight on our TL Seniors
III. Future of the TL Library
IV. Programs for Spring 2016
V. Holiday Cheer!

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Dec
8
12:15 AM00:15

TL Talks with Alumnus Jack Connolly, CS Major at UCBerkely for National CS Week

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JacK Connolly

Friday, December 8
at Lunch in the Engineering Tech Computer Lab

In honor of National Computer Science Week, Jack Connolly, TL Class 2014,  a self-taught programmer in high school and Computer Science Major at  UC Berkeley will share his interest and adventures in computer science including a recent highly competitive internship at Apple. Pizza provided.

 

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Dec
6
7:30 PM19:30

Marin Science Semminar: Making Faces: Developmental Mechanisms of Craniofacial Evolution

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 “Making Faces: Developmental Mechanisms of Craniofacial Evolution” Dr. Schneider will overview experiments in his laboratory that have revealed molecular and cellular processes involved in facial patterning. He will describe how his studies to understand the basis for skull shape in breeds of dogs led him to create a cell transplant system whereby duck embryos develop with quail beaks. He will bring an assortment of skulls.Get the flyer here. (November 15, 2017; Previously: 9/10/14, 10/2011, 10/2009)

To study skeletal patterning, Dr. Schneider designed an avian transplantation system using quail and duck embryos, which differ considerably in their growth rates and anatomies. The experimental approach is simple: cells are exchanged between quail and duck embryos. This causes faster developing quail cells and relatively slower maturing duck cells to interact with one another continuously from the moment they first meet. Also, chimeras are challenged to deal with species-specific differences in size and shape. By looking for donor-induced changes to the formation of bone, cartilage, and other tissues, Dr. Schneider’s lab has been able to identify mechanisms that pattern the skeleton, and elucidate the role of development in evolution. A long-term goal of his research is to build a foundation for molecular-based therapies that can induce repair and regeneration of cartilages and bones affected by congenital defects, disease, and injury.

Dr. Schneider graduated from Hampshire College in 1991. As an undergraduate, he published his first paper, which was on skull evolution in domestic dogs, following an internship at the Smithsonian Institution in Washington, DC. He received his Master's Degree in 1994 and his PhD in 1998 from Duke University. He also studied embryology at the Marine Biological Laboratory in Woods Hole, MA, and at the Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory on Long Island, NY. For his Postdoctoral work at the UCSF, Dr. Schenider investigated molecular mechanisms that pattern the craniofacial skeleton. In 2001, he joined the faculty of the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at UCSF.

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Dec
5
11:30 AM11:30

Industry Insights Talk with Evan J. Neumann, Technologist, Entrepreneur, and President of Orbiting Eden

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Industry Insights: Orbiting Eden with Evan J. Neumann

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Tuesday, December 5, 2017 at Lunch, Room #307  
Open to All Students
Pizza Served.  

Meet: Evan J. Neumann is a Technologist, Entrepreneur, and President of Orbiting Eden.

Learn: about his work with satellites, space technologies, and adventures in applied computer science. Evan J. Neumann is a champion of science, space and public education spearheading the KidSat project with Marin County Office of Education. Mr. Neumann has also done CubeSat thermal vacuum testing for Space X launch.

Ask Questions from a knowledgeable industry mentor, and learn more about computer science and satellites.

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Industry Insights is sponsored by TL Innovation Lab and TL Talks, a Special Guest Speaker Series,in honor of National Computer Science Education Week at Terra Linda High School

 

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