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[Q&A] The poet’s mind: Inside the writing process

[Q&A] The poet’s mind: Inside the writing process

Sam Hanson, RubicOnline Editor

December 19, 2018

A Q&A with Upper school English teacher and poet Dr. Claire Wahmanholm.

[BOOK REVIEW] Michelle Obama opens up about hardships she faces in Becoming

[BOOK REVIEW] Michelle Obama opens up about hardships she faces in Becoming

Meagan Massie, Feature editor

December 17, 2018

Michelle Obama shares her hardships and love to her husband, Barack Obama, in her biography "Becoming."

[QUIZ] Are you prepared for exams?

[QUIZ] Are you prepared for exams?

Koji Gutzmann, RubicOnline Editor

December 17, 2018

Are you ready for winter exams? Take this quiz to find out.

[STREET STYLE] Bright colors carry students through end of semester

[STREET STYLE] Bright colors carry students through end of semester

Quinn Christensen, Chief Visual Editor

December 15, 2018

Even on cloudy days, students fight the winter doldrums with bright hues.

The Nutcracker travels to Wonderland

The Nutcracker travels to Wonderland

Lynn Reynolds, RubicOnline Editor

December 15, 2018

On Dec. 14, Ballet Co.Laboratory, a new ballet company, had its opening showing of /Nutcracker in Wonderland/ at St. Paul Academy and Summit School.

Wahmanholm publishes Wilder, collection of futuristic poems

Wahmanholm publishes Wilder, collection of futuristic poems

Nitya Thakkar, Aureus EIC

December 15, 2018

On Dec. 4, Milkweed Editions hosted a book launch party for Upper School English teacher Claire Wahmanholm for her debut full-length collection of poems, Wilder.

[GAME REVIEW] New Smash game continues franchise’s legacy

[GAME REVIEW] New Smash game continues franchise’s legacy

Koji Gutzmann, RubicOnline Editor

December 13, 2018

While Super Smash Bros. Ultimate has some minor issues, they can easily be ignored after a single match.

All Square promotes forgiveness while serving up grilled cheese

All Square promotes forgiveness while serving up grilled cheese

Kelby Wittenberg, RubicOnline Editor

December 13, 2018

All Square serves exceptional grilled cheese cooked up by former convicts, in an attempt to give people with criminal history a second chance.

Lively Travis Scott concert leaves fans wanting more

Lively Travis Scott concert leaves fans wanting more

Annie Bottern, RubicOnline Editor

December 11, 2018

Grammy nominee Travis Scott performed for a sold-out show Dec. 8 in Minneapolis' Target Center.

[TRACK BREAKDOWN] The 1975’s new album: a modern masterpiece

[TRACK BREAKDOWN] The 1975’s new album: a modern masterpiece

Liv Larsen, Interactive Storytelling Team

December 10, 2018

Two years after their sophomore album, I like it when you sleep for you are so beautiful yet so unaware of it, The 1975 have released a new album titled A Brief Inquiry Into Online Relationships.

[PHOTO GALLERY] Technology enhances the Pops Concert experience

[PHOTO GALLERY] Technology enhances the Pops Concert experience

Jack Benson, Editor-in-Chief

December 9, 2018

Technology, like lights, microphones, and a projector makes the 2018 Winter Pops Concert a (two) night(s) to remember.

Instagram copies Snapchat, users think it’s old news

Instagram copies Snapchat, users think it’s old news

Emma Sampson, RubicOnline Editor

December 7, 2018

Instagram recently came out with another new update copying elements of snapchat and users think it's old news.