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“Yah, you bet” it’s time to listen for the “Minesooota” accent

“Yah, you bet” it’s time to listen for the “Minesooota” accent

Sam Hanson, RubicOnline Editor

March 20, 2019


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT, AUDIO

Fargo represents an exaggerated Minnesotan accent, but our way of speaking (even if imperfect) represents a significant part of our identity.

[TV REVIEW] You portrays toxic relationships in the digital age

[TV REVIEW] You portrays toxic relationships in the digital age

Lizzie Kristal, The Rubicon Editor

March 15, 2019


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT, REVIEWS

The TV series, You, gained popularity on Netflix and depicts the dangers of public social media.

Motta and Wilgren inspire with Drake Gallery art show

Motta and Wilgren inspire with Drake Gallery art show

Maren Ostrem, The Rubicon Editor

March 13, 2019


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

"With All My Heart" opened on Feb. 8 and contains pieces by US Art Teacher Stefanie Motta and MS Art Teacher Cheryl Wilgren Clyne.

Tech Trends: the not so plugged in generation

Tech Trends: the not so plugged in generation

Emma Sampson, RubicOnline Editor

March 13, 2019


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

Consumers are backing off from purchasing the latest and greatest new technology in pursuit of less screen time.

[TRENDING] Ep. 3 with Lucia Granja and Adrienne Gaylord (Captain Marvel)

[TRENDING] Ep. 3 with Lucia Granja and Adrienne Gaylord (Captain Marvel)

Liv Larsen, Podcast Editor

March 12, 2019


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT, AUDIO, Uncategorized

Listen to Sophomores Liv Larsen, Lucia Granja, and Adrienne Gaylord discuss the newest addition to the Marvel Cinematic Universe, Captain Marvel.

[MOVIE REVIEW] Captain Marvel soars

[MOVIE REVIEW] Captain Marvel soars

Isabel Gisser, Production Manager

March 11, 2019


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT, REVIEWS

The latest addition to the MCU promotes female empowerment despite a lackluster plot.

Coffee stand hires homeless teens to combat homelessness

Coffee stand hires homeless teens to combat homelessness

Meagan Massie, Rubicon Editor

March 9, 2019


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

Gutter Punk Coffee employs homeless teens and helps to nurture them with practical life skills and inspiration.

The Jonas Brothers’ comeback sparks nostalgia

The Jonas Brothers’ comeback sparks nostalgia

Nitya Thakkar, Aureus Editor in Chief

March 2, 2019


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT, REVIEWS, VIDEOS

After more than 5 years, the Jonas Brothers reunited to release their new single “Sucker” on March 1.

Tapping and tingling: ASMR evokes sensory responses

Tapping and tingling: ASMR evokes sensory responses

Kat St. Martin-Norburg, Opinions Editor

March 1, 2019


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

The term ASMR was coined back in 2010, but it wasn’t until the past couple of years that ASMR videos and the community that watches them have exploded in popularity. It’s not uncommon to find ASMR channels that have hundreds of thousands of subscribers, or videos with millions of views. ASMR stands ...

[REVIEW] Potted Potter is a fresh take on Rowling’s classic series

[REVIEW] Potted Potter is a fresh take on Rowling’s classic series

Isabel Gisser, Production Manager

March 1, 2019


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

The 90 minute show is the perfect blend of nostalgia, humor, and absolute chaos.

[TRENDING] Ep. 2 with Rylan Hefner (The Oscars)

[TRENDING] Ep. 2 with Rylan Hefner (The Oscars)

Liv Larsen, RubicOnline Editor

February 28, 2019


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT, AUDIO

Listen to Sophomores Liv Larsen and Rylan Hefner discuss the 2019 Oscars. 

[STREET STYLE] Sweater weather continues through February

[STREET STYLE] Sweater weather continues through February

Quinn Christensen, The Rubicon Editor

February 27, 2019


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

As winter drags on, students combat the cold with warm sweaters.