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The Rubicon

Every(man) examines the themes of life

Every(man) examines the themes of life

Kat St. Martin-Norburg, The Rubicon Editor

September 25, 2018


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

Theater Department Director Eric Severson has anounced that the fall play for 2018 is Everyman. It incorporates characters as metaphors for life themes, which will hopefully cause the audience and actors to reflect on the world and people's roles. The play will be on Nov. 16 and 17 in the Huss Center.

Gathering STE(A)M: design lab caters to student artists

Gathering STE(A)M: design lab caters to student artists

Mimi Geller, Director of RubicOnline

September 22, 2018


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

Sewing machines, vinyl printers and new materials spark artistic experimentation.

Alumni/ae exhibit features creativity through art

Alumni/ae exhibit features creativity through art

Nitya Thakkar, Aureus EIC

September 21, 2018


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

The alumni/ae art gallery runs from Sept. 7 - Oct. 19 in Harry M. Drake gallery.

[MOVIE REVIEW] The Children Act is a moving film and faithful adaptation

[MOVIE REVIEW] The Children Act is a moving film and faithful adaptation

Rylan Hefner, Interactive Storytelling Team

September 20, 2018


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT, REVIEWS

The Children Act, first published in 2014, is a heart-wrenching story of a judge determining the fate of a young patient refusing to get the life-saving treatment he needs based on his religious views, while also struggling with a marriage in crisis. The film of the same name, which was released on Amazon Prime on Friday, September 14, is equally beautiful and touching in its own way.

[INFOGRAPHIC] Is listening the new reading?

[INFOGRAPHIC] Is listening the new reading?

Sam Hanson, RubicOnline Editor

September 18, 2018


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

Audible and other companies are part of a rising trend of audiobooks and other alternative reading options.

4 apps that will help you thrive this school year

4 apps that will help you thrive this school year

Liv Larsen, Interactive Storytelling Team

September 17, 2018


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

Boost your productivity with apps to regulate phone use and improve mental health and sleep schedule.

Alm finds the edge of painting

Alm finds the edge of painting

Tana Ososki, Interactive Storytelling Team

September 14, 2018


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

For minutes, hours, days, and weeks, Isobel Alm spends her time focusing in the art studio. The St. Paul Academy and Summit School art wing is a place where creativity, expression, and the use of the imagination come together.

Despite apparent progress, Hollywood still has diversity gaps

Despite apparent progress, Hollywood still has diversity gaps

Isabel Saavedra-Weis, RubicOnline Editor

September 11, 2018


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

Movies with exciting and new representation are headlining the entertainment industry. These breakthroughs should be celebrated, but not upheld as the best Hollywood can do.

[ARTIST PROFILE] Lang creates versatile portraiture with acrylics

[ARTIST PROFILE] Lang creates versatile portraiture with acrylics

Jasper Green, The Rubicon Editor

September 10, 2018


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

Layer by layer, senior Muriel Lang uses color and small strokes to build her artwork.

[PHOTO GALLERY] Students appreciate study spaces and aesthetic in Schilling

[PHOTO GALLERY] Students appreciate study spaces and aesthetic in Schilling

Michael Forsgren, Arts Critic

September 8, 2018


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT, TOP STORIES

The new spaces and facilities of the Hugh K. Schilling Math and Science Center are being utilized by students.

Science museum tackles mental health with “Mind Matters” exhibit

Science museum tackles mental health with “Mind Matters” exhibit

Isabel Gisser, RubicOnline Editor

June 13, 2018


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

Personal narratives are essential to Mind Matters. Audiences listen to other's experience and have opportunities to share their own. 

Drive-in movies offer an old-school, adventurous evening out

Drive-in movies offer an old-school, adventurous evening out

Lizzie Kristal, Staff Writer

June 1, 2018


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

Summer is the perfect time to watch several movies from your car at the drive in.