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  • A meaningless apology: “I’m sorry”
  • GSA hosts Avenues, raises awareness for youth homelessness
  • Hughes to leave SPA after 10 years
  • SADD assembly delivers powerful message about the importance of consent
  • Girls Varsity Soccer beats Northfield for a homecoming win

News

Faculty and students support message of consent through ribbons

Faculty and students support message of consent through ribbons

Emma Sampson, RubicOnline Editor

Following the SADD assembly on creating a culture of consent, faculty and students wore ribbons to voice their support for a positive culture on Oct 12.

October 16, 2017No Comments

Astronaut Michael Massimino lands at SPA to speak

Astronaut Michael Massimino lands at SPA to speak

Jack Benson, Copy Editor

Massimino talks about the seriousness of pursuing dreams and the lightheartedness that can come with failure.

October 13, 2017No Comments

Junior class takes PSAT

Junior class takes PSAT

Kelby Wittenberg, Chief Visual Editor

College Counseling facilitated PSAT testing for juniors on Oct. 11.

October 13, 2017No Comments

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SPA THINKS: Should seniority be respected?

SPA THINKS: Should seniority be respected?

Noah Raaum, Videographer

Is seniority an earned privilege or an annoying expectation?

October 11, 2017No Comments

With the Huss and Schilling Center, SPA remodels for the 21st century

With the Huss and Schilling Center, SPA remodels for the 21st century

Jake Adams, RubicOnline Editor

The Upper School renovation should reflect some of the ecological and stylistic choices made in the new building additions.

October 10, 2017No Comments

Mourning not the time for politics

Mourning not the time for politics

Webster Lehmann, Creative Design Manager

Gun violence is obviously a large problem in the U.S., but this is a time to find unity, process trauma and feel grief, not change policies.

October 7, 2017No Comments

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Spartan Cross-Country competes hard in Conference Meet

Spartan Cross-Country competes hard in Conference Meet

Peter Blanchfield, RubicOnline Editor

The Boys and GIrls Cross-country teams competed in the IMAC meet on October 12.

October 19, 2017No Comments

Girls Varsity Volleyball beats Providence Academy in IMAC championship

Girls Varsity Volleyball beats Providence Academy in IMAC championship

Annie Bottern, RubicOnline Editor

The Girls Varsity Volleyball team beat Providence Academy for the 2017 Independent Metro Athletic Conference championship on Oct. 17.

October 18, 2017No Comments

Rients honored as MN Volleyball Hub’s “Player of Week”

Rients honored as MN Volleyball Hub’s “Player of Week”

Flannery Enneking-Norton, RubicOnline Editor

Junior Blythe Rients was selected as a candidate for MN Volleyball Hub's Player of the Week for Sept. 25-Oct. 1.

October 9, 2017No Comments

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Feature

Rucker spices up fall tradition with homemade cider

Rucker spices up fall tradition with homemade cider

Sharee Roman, Photographer

Senior Sabrina Rucker and her family go apple picking annually, but this season, they experimented with home brewed cider--and discovered the perfect recipe.

October 19, 2017No Comments

Preserve summer flavors with DIY mason jar garden

Preserve summer flavors with DIY mason jar garden

Quinn Christensen, The Rubicon Print Editor

Learn how to grow a mini garden in a mason jar to keep fresh herbs even in the colder months.

October 17, 2017No Comments

Roberts calls for respectful and receptive conversations

Roberts calls for respectful and receptive conversations

Iya Abdulkarim, Editor-in-Chief

Head of School Bryn Roberts elaborates on the importance of respectful discussions, especially when disagreement is inevitable.

October 11, 2017No Comments

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Arts & Entertainment

Iris: Art + Lit hosts fall Open Mic

Iris: Art + Lit hosts fall Open Mic

Isabel Gisser, RubicOnline Editor

Student club celebrates literature with open mic.

October 17, 2017No Comments

Charlie Gannon finds creative release in jazz

Charlie Gannon finds creative release in jazz

Lucy Sandeen, The Rubicon Editor

Gannon's music plans range from learning new instruments to composing for an entire orchestra.

October 7, 2017No Comments

Show Spartan pride with DIY face paint

Show Spartan pride with DIY face paint

Flannery Enneking-Norton, RubicOnline Editor

Homecoming week is the perfect time to show school spirit. Follow this simple DIY recipe for face paint to show some blue & gold pride.

October 2, 2017No Comments

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