The 2019 tjSTAR was held from May 28-29. While many aspects of tjSTAR changed this year, something that remained constant was the keynote speaker. During eighth period on May 29, Paul Misener, Vice President for Global Innovation Policy and Communications at Amazon, spoke to Jefferson as the keynote speaker.

tjSTAR loses its glow

Editorial Board
June 17, 2019
Photo courtesy of Manya Phutela. Chantilly High School freshman Manya Phutela paints with her brother on a sunny day. “[After leaving Jefferson], I get to hang out with my brother every day, which wasn’t possible at Jefferson, and it makes me so happy!” Phutela said.

Life after Jefferson

Chabeli Yumang, Staff Writer
June 14, 2019
Freshman Varshini Subramanian and a few friends head on to the football field to play a game of frisbee and lay on the turf.

JDay 2019 Photo Gallery

Alice Ji, Staff Writer
June 4, 2019
Before their game, the Jefferson varsity girls lacrosse team drew sidewalk art to commemorate senior night.

Seniors pass the lacrosse stick on

Zia Sun, Staff Writer
May 12, 2019
A shelf displays some of the robots built during the past two months. The annual robot project requires freshman to build a fully functioning robot and compete in a rigorous competition.

Looking back at the robot project

Edward Lee and Ignacio Toro
May 10, 2019
Leading up to the April 12 release of their highly anticipated album, Map of Soul: Persona, BTS posted multiple sets of concept photos as teasers. Photo from Big Hit Entertainment.

Map of Soul: Persona

Grace Mak, Team Leader
April 14, 2019
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