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[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.

[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.

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.

[TRACK BREAKDOWN] ‘Thank U, Next’ showcases Ariana Grande’s growth

[TRACK BREAKDOWN] ‘Thank U, Next’ showcases Ariana Grande’s growth

Liv Larsen, Podcast Editor

February 13, 2019


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT, REVIEWS, Uncategorized

Just five months after the release of her fourth studio album Sweetener, Ariana Grande is back with thank u, next.

[FIRST PERSON EVENT REVIEW] Polar vortex chills Winter Carnival

Claire Hallaway, The Rubicon Editor

January 30, 2019


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT, REVIEWS

Everyone was gathered together, sitting by the fire or dancing to live music. People were spreading kindness and positive vibes all around.

[TV REVIEW] Bandernsatch experiments with new storytelling forms

[TV REVIEW] Bandernsatch experiments with new storytelling forms

Michael Forsgren, Arts Critic

January 12, 2019


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT, REVIEWS, TOP STORIES

Set in the early 1980’s, a time of huge development in video games, Bandersnatch tells the tale of a computer programmer, Stefan, delving into the creation of the perfect game. Only, the perfect game consists of deception, multiple realities, and real life murder.

[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


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT, REVIEWS

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

The Nutcracker travels to Wonderland

The Nutcracker travels to Wonderland

Lynn Reynolds, RubicOnline Editor

December 15, 2018


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT, REVIEWS, TOP STORIES

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.

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


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT, REVIEWS

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


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT, REVIEWS

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


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT, REVIEWS

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.

[FILM REVIEW] Boy Erased is important, relevant, and beautiful

[FILM REVIEW] Boy Erased is important, relevant, and beautiful

Rylan Hefner, Interactive Storytelling Team

December 7, 2018


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT, REVIEWS

If you are ready for an emotional and tough-to-get-through film, by all means see this movie. It is important, relevant, and beautiful.