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Romans transitions into new role

Romans transitions into new role

Jack Benson, Staff Writer

Jill Romans, the longtime SPA middle school principal, accepted a new start as Asst. Head of School for the upcoming school year

April 28, 2017No Comments

Iris hosts last Open Mic of the year

Iris hosts last Open Mic of the year

Stephanie Li, The Rubicon Editor

On Apr. 26, Iris: Art and Literature hosted its last open mic night in the Summit Center.

April 27, 2017No Comments

PEP pollinator garden aims to spread awareness of declining bee population

PEP pollinator garden aims to spread awareness of declining bee population

Emily Thissen, RubicOnline Editor

PEP is aiming to spread community awareness of the declining bee population by putting in a pollination garden.

April 27, 2017No Comments

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Q&A with Golf Captains Colin and Drew O’Hern

Q&A with Golf Captains Colin and Drew O’Hern

Jake Adams, Sports Co-Editor

The boys golf co-captains talk about their goals for the season.

April 28, 2017No Comments

JV and Varsity Softball join forces

JV and Varsity Softball join forces

Lucy Sandeen, Staff Writer

Combination of teams revitalizes play and builds stronger bonds.

April 25, 2017No Comments

  • Boys Lacrosse kicks off the season with team spirit April 24, 2017
  • Girls golf team looks to build on past success and team camaraderie April 22, 2017

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Feature

Blue/Gold assemblies hold unknown significance

Blue/Gold assemblies hold unknown significance

Mimi Geller, RubicOnline Editor

With the class of 2017 being finished with speeches, taking a glimpse into the history of speeches offers insight on how they have changed.

April 29, 2017No Comments

Senior “lifers” reflect on high school and look forward to college

Senior “lifers” reflect on high school and look forward to college

Clare Tipler, Online Production Manager

SPA lifers look back on 13 years and look forward to the years after graduation.

April 28, 2017No Comments

Socially, politically charged advertisements illustrate shift

Socially, politically charged advertisements illustrate shift

Amodhya Samarakoon, Creative Design Manager

Companies recently have shifted their advertisements to reflect political climate of America. This potentially creates conflict instead of change.

April 18, 2017No Comments

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Museums provide a new way to learn

Museums provide a new way to learn

Jack Benson, The Rubicon Editor

In a way that schools struggle, museums reignite a person’s curiosity, help them see the world in a new way, and still be an entertaining.

April 29, 2017No Comments

Home economics curriculum would benefit students

Home economics curriculum would benefit students

Javier Whitaker-Castañeda, Editor-in-Chief

Besides the obvious benefit of teaching students valuable life skills, home ec classes could be designed to reflect SPA’s mission and have potential to propel education to the contemporary age of technology.

April 28, 2017No Comments

  • Let down time be down time April 19, 2017
  • The unfortunate future of privacy on the internet April 14, 2017

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Senior Speeches

Senior Speech Illustrations: Week 22

Senior Speech Illustrations: Week 22

Iya Abdulkarim, The Rubicon Editor

View the illustrations of quotes of senior speeches delivered on Friday, Feb. 24.

April 17, 2017No Comments

Senior Speech Illustrations: Week 20

Senior Speech Illustrations: Week 20

February 17, 2017

Senior Speech Illustrations: Week 19

Senior Speech Illustrations: Week 19

February 14, 2017

Senior Speech Illustrations: Week 18

Senior Speech Illustrations: Week 18

February 10, 2017

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