• The next senior speeches will take place on January 18, with speakers Preston Fares, Emily Schlinger, and Annie Kristal

  • The winter student art reception will take place this Friday, January 11, from 3-4:30 PM

  • The first part of senior retreat will take place on Friday, January 11, from 8:00-11:25 AM

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[TECH TRENDS] Instagram pulls Snapchat users with similar features

[TECH TRENDS] Instagram pulls Snapchat users with similar features

Emma Sampson, RubicOnline Editor

October 7, 2018


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT, REVIEWS

The quick add concept, a well known Snapchat feature, has now been uploaded to the top bar of Instagram profiles.

[ADAPTATIONS] The House with a Clock in its Walls turns an underwhelming children’s book into an entertaining film

[ADAPTATIONS] The House with a Clock in its Walls turns an underwhelming children’s book into an entertaining film

Rylan Hefner, Interactive Storytelling Team

October 5, 2018


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT, REVIEWS

Family-friendly movie "The House with a Clock in its Walls" tells a brilliant story, contrary to the original novel, published in 1973, which is nowhere near as entertaining.

Film Club entices viewers with quotable theme, Friday night movies

Film Club entices viewers with quotable theme, Friday night movies

Lucy Sandeen, The Rubicon Editor

October 3, 2018


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

Film Club presidents seek to arrange a wide array of movie diversity.

Rose Street Patisserie hosts decadence in new location

Rose Street Patisserie hosts decadence in new location

Jenny Ries, The Rubicon Editor

October 1, 2018


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT, REVIEWS

The Rose Street Patisserie located on Snelling Avenue in St. Paul caters to any food type students are looking for.

What’s Lara Cayci’s greatest painting skill? Patience.

What’s Lara Cayci’s greatest painting skill? Patience.

Tana Ososki, Interactive Storytelling Team

September 29, 2018


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

Sophomore Lara Cayci certainly has a gift for painting, but she certainly did not achieve this talent without hard work or patience.

Grande empowers women with new music

Meagan Massie, Feature Editor

September 27, 2018


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT, REVIEWS

She is an icon for women all over the world. “Sweetener” is a prime example for how she carries herself and gives inspiration to her fans because of the intimacy and relatability of the lyrics.

When self-care turns careless: Instagrams

When self-care turns careless: Instagrams

Lucy Sandeen, The Rubicon Editor

September 27, 2018


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

As society becomes ever more aware of the importance of mental health, we have also devoted our attention to the importance of self-care. Relatively self-explanatory, “self-care” is the act of consciously and deliberately focusing on one’s well-being to support one’s mental health. It originated as...

[ALBUM REVIEW] New BROCKHAMPTON album proves strength

[ALBUM REVIEW] New BROCKHAMPTON album proves strength

Liv Larsen, Interactive Storytelling Team

September 25, 2018


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT, REVIEWS

BROCKHAMPTON's fifth album proves they are still capable of making good music despite losing core member Ameer Vann.

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.

[ADAPTATIONS] The Children Act is moving in both book and film forms

[ADAPTATIONS] The Children Act is moving in both book and film forms

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.