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REVIEW: Language apps attempt to offer variety of techniques

REVIEW: Language apps attempt to offer variety of techniques

Isabel Saavedra-Weis, RubicOnline Editor

December 8, 2016


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Language apps such as Babbel, Bussu and Duolingo often a wide array of learning styles.

REVIEW: Moana exhibits remarkable animation and music, empowers viewers

REVIEW: Moana exhibits remarkable animation and music, empowers viewers

Jonah Harrison, The Rubicon Editor

December 3, 2016


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Disney's Moana conveys a powerful message of a young female's independence and courage through animation and music.

REVIEW: 24k Magic spells success for Mars’ third pop album

REVIEW: 24k Magic spells success for Mars’ third pop album

Michael Forsgren, RubicOnline Editor

November 30, 2016


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Bruno Mars puts up yet another funky pop hit album in 24k Magic

REVIEW: Netflix monarchy series balances history with drama

REVIEW: Netflix monarchy series balances history with drama

Clare Tipler, Production Manager

November 29, 2016


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Netflix brings personality to history with original show "The Crown."

REVIEW: No objections to the quality of Hacksaw Ridge

REVIEW: No objections to the quality of Hacksaw Ridge

Lauren Boettcher, Rubiconline Chief Story Editor

November 27, 2016


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Andrew Garfield stars as Desmond Doss, America's first conscientious objector. He fights for his right to help the war effort despite his promise to never touch a gun.

REVIEW: ‘Mars’ takes liftoff in new fiction-documentary

REVIEW: ‘Mars’ takes liftoff in new fiction-documentary

Jasper Green, The Rubicon Editor

November 17, 2016


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National Geographic's new mini series about Mars captivates viewers with detailed scientific information and an interesting fictional plot.

REVIEW: Dr. Strange ventures farther into the universe with “the greater good”

REVIEW: Dr. Strange ventures farther into the universe with “the greater good”

Isabel Saavedra-Weis, RubicOnline Editor

November 10, 2016


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Dr. Strange mixes up classic good vs. evil conflict by expanding it to different universes.

REVIEW: Inferno encapsulates a layered plot and a realistic world problem

REVIEW: Inferno encapsulates a layered plot and a realistic world problem

Isabel Saavedra-Weis, RubicOnline Editor

November 8, 2016


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Inferno gives its audience an elaborate plot, keeping people at the edges of their seats.

REVIEW: Keys creates an “Illusion of Bliss” in new album

REVIEW: Keys creates an “Illusion of Bliss” in new album

Emily Thissen, RubicOnline Editor

November 7, 2016


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Alicia Keys new album entitiled Here uses her iconic vocals to experiment with music and give off a powerful message.

REVIEW: Drake releases new music to tease upcoming album

REVIEW: Drake releases new music to tease upcoming album

Lauren Boettcher, RubicOnline Social Media Manager

November 1, 2016


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Rap Icon Drake celebrated his 30th birthday with the announcement of a new album.

REVIEW: Lady Gaga gives fans a “Million Reasons” to love Joanne

REVIEW: Lady Gaga gives fans a “Million Reasons” to love Joanne

Jonah Harrison, The Rubicon Editor

October 24, 2016


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Lady Gaga's recent album, Joanne, entices fans with her unique vocal range.

REVIEW: “Here” feels like home with Alessia Cara

REVIEW: “Here” feels like home with Alessia Cara

Ellie Findell, RubicOnline Editor

October 14, 2016


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Cara puts lots of thought, emotion and energy into her music and her band is clearly just as excited about the music as she is.