• 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

The Rubicon

Choir prepares for Commencement performance at the Ordway

Choir prepares for Commencement performance at the Ordway

Izzy Brooks, RubicOnline Staff Writer

May 23, 2018


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

The Academy Chorale will continue the traditional commencement performance in a new space.

US Theater takes on Rent

US Theater takes on Rent

Jack Benson, Editor in Chief

May 21, 2018


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

For the cast and crew of Rent, the production provided both a history lesson and an opportunity to walk in another person's shoes.

[TV REVIEW] HBO’s Barry is a hit

[TV REVIEW] HBO’s Barry is a hit

Rylan Hefner, Staff Writer

May 15, 2018


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT, REVIEWS

Barry on HBO is a comedic take on the story of a hit-man who takes up acting and attempts to distance himself from his old life.

[TV REVIEW] On My Block captures an audience of all ages

[TV REVIEW] On My Block captures an audience of all ages

Annie Bottern, RubicOnline Editor

May 12, 2018


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

"On My Block" is one of the many new Netflix originals to come to Netflix in 2018.

Wahmanholm wins 2018 Lindquist & Vennuum Prize for Poetry

Wahmanholm wins 2018 Lindquist & Vennuum Prize for Poetry

Kelby Wittenberg, RubicOnline Editor

May 11, 2018


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

Dr. Claire Wahmanholm won $10,000 in prize money and will have a collection of her poems published nationally.

Drake Gallery showcases work from Senior Art Seminar

Drake Gallery showcases work from Senior Art Seminar

Sharee Roman, The Rubicon Editor

May 9, 2018


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

The exhibit will be up through the end of the school year.

[BOOK REVIEW] Things That Make White People Uncomfortable

[BOOK REVIEW] Things That Make White People Uncomfortable

Breandan Gibbons, The Rubicon TV: Executive Producer

May 3, 2018


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT, REVIEWS

In his book, Things That Make White People Uncomfortable, Philadelphia Eagles defensive end Michael Bennett challenges fears and tries to start a conversation for change.

Spring Concerts embrace a myriad of styles and songs

Spring Concerts embrace a myriad of styles and songs

Chloe Morse, The Rubicon Editor

May 2, 2018


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

Dramatic drums, clashing cymbals, and flashy fortes. The concert ran Apr. 28 at 7 p.m. for the choirs and orchestras, while the jazz section performed on Apr. 29 at 2 p.m.

[MOVIE REVIEW] Avengers: Infinity War smashes expectations and box office records

[MOVIE REVIEW] Avengers: Infinity War smashes expectations and box office records

Isabel Gisser, RubicOnline Editor

April 29, 2018


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

Marvel's newest blockbuster is the biggest and most ambitious comic book adaptation of all time. No spoilers!

Tadavarthy paints with passion

Tadavarthy paints with passion

Lucy Sandeen, The Rubicon Editor

April 19, 2018


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT, TOP STORIES

Senior Naya Tadavarthy shares her journey through art.

Reuse paper (and save the planet) with DIY balloon lights

Reuse paper (and save the planet) with DIY balloon lights

Flannery Enneking-Norton, RubicOnline Editor

April 18, 2018


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

Don't throw away old newspapers; reuse them with this eco-friendly origami craft to make a decorative string of lights.

Echosmith: A young band finds their way

Echosmith: A young band finds their way

Sharee Roman, Photographer

April 16, 2018


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

Echosmith graced Minneapolis on Apr. 13 in an exciting show at First Avenue.