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Rucker spices up fall tradition with homemade cider

Rucker spices up fall tradition with homemade cider

Sharee Roman, Photographer

October 19, 2017


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Senior Sabrina Rucker and her family go apple picking annually, but this season, they experimented with home brewed cider--and discovered the perfect recipe.

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Preserve summer flavors with DIY mason jar garden

Preserve summer flavors with DIY mason jar garden

Quinn Christensen, The Rubicon Print Editor

October 17, 2017


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Learn how to grow a mini garden in a mason jar to keep fresh herbs even in the colder months.

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Roberts calls for respectful and receptive conversations

Roberts calls for respectful and receptive conversations

Iya Abdulkarim, Editor-in-Chief

October 11, 2017


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Head of School Bryn Roberts elaborates on the importance of respectful discussions, especially when disagreement is inevitable.

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MY GEEK FACTOR: Jasmine White builds stamina (and future dreams) in the pool

MY GEEK FACTOR: Jasmine White builds stamina (and future dreams) in the pool

Annie Bottern, RubicOnline Editor

October 9, 2017


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Nothing excites 9th grader Jasmine White more than time in the pool. The competitive swimmer talks about how she balances school, swimming, and life.

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Red white and blue? For some, USA Day meant black

Red white and blue? For some, USA Day meant black

Tristan Hitchens-Brookins, Staff Writer

October 4, 2017


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Students wore black on USA day to stand out and stand against inequity.

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QUIZ: What’s your fall drink?

QUIZ: What’s your fall drink?

Mimi Geller, Director of RubicOnline

October 2, 2017


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Take the quiz to find out what your ideal fall drink is.

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INFOGRAPHIC: What makes Minnesota happy

INFOGRAPHIC: What makes Minnesota happy

Ellie Nowakowski, Illustrations/Infographics

October 1, 2017


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Minnesota was named the happiest state by a national WalletHub survey. Read this infographic to learn what brings SPA students joy.

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PHOTO GALLERY: Minnesota is the happiest state

PHOTO GALLERY: Minnesota is the happiest state

Emma Sampson, RubicOnline Editor

September 27, 2017


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Minnesota was recently ranked as the happiest state in the nation. Students reflect on what personally makes them happy.

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Hurricane, earthquake effects ripple across the country to SPA

Hurricane, earthquake effects ripple across the country to SPA

Ellie Nowakowski, Illustrations/Infographics

September 25, 2017


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Hurricanes far away still affect the lives of people within the SPA community.

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FROM THE ARCHIVES: Kneel down, stand up

FROM THE ARCHIVES: Kneel down, stand up

Isabel Saavedra-Weis, Blogger

September 24, 2017


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There is a renewed discourse surrounding athletes kneeling during the National Anthem. Read this story from Fall 2016 about professional and student athletes who took a knee.

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Dev opens tutoring club to provide academic resource

Dev opens tutoring club to provide academic resource

Melissa Nie, Illustrations/Infographics

September 20, 2017


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Senior Rahul Dev seeks to provide a way for students to get homework help.

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5 ways to go greener this week

5 ways to go greener this week

Quinn Christensen, The Rubicon Editor

September 18, 2017


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Consider setting the goal to be more eco-friendly, and follow these tips to make little changes each day.

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