• The US Winter One Acts will take place on Jan. 25 at 7 p.m. in Huss.

  • The next senior speeches will take place on January 18, with speakers Preston Fares and Annie Kristal

The Rubicon

What do your initials say about you?

What do your initials say about you?

Martha Sanchez, RubicOnline Editor

December 11, 2018


Filed under FEATURE

Students share anecdotes and meanings of their initials.

Are we more than DNA? Testing provides some answers.

Are we more than DNA? Testing provides some answers.

Lucy Sandeen, The Rubicon Editor

December 3, 2018


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Genome sequencing has become more accessible than ever, sometimes causing reevaluation of identity.

Community Service Spotlight: Trierweiler connects with campers at Children’s Museum

Community Service Spotlight: Trierweiler connects with campers at Children’s Museum

Annie Bottern, RubicOnline Editor

November 30, 2018


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Sophomore Anja Trierweiler split her time between two different jobs to complete her required service hours.

[QUIZ] The easy seasonal recipe for you

[QUIZ] The easy seasonal recipe for you

Isabel Gisser, Production Manager

November 29, 2018


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Make the most of the season with quick recipes matched to your taste.

Students strategize for math and science exams

Students strategize for math and science exams

Martha Sanchez, RubicOnline Editor

November 28, 2018


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With math and science exams approaching, students share concerns and study tips.

A new way to learn media

A new way to learn media

Tana Ososki, Interactive Storytelling Team

November 26, 2018


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Almost all the students in the high school watch a video at least once a day, and now SPA is offering a class to teach students how to make videos and to understand the process of editing filming, as well as the equipment that goes into making a single video. That is what the Video Arts Class is. It beg...

Parham’s daily Blue Sheet trivia gives energy to morning memo

Parham’s daily Blue Sheet trivia gives energy to morning memo

Noah Raaum, Creative Design Manager

November 26, 2018


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Upper School Assistant Aja Parham adds memes, riddles and puzzles to the Blue Sheet every day.

[MORE TO ME] Pauley sets clear goals for skiing

[MORE TO ME] Pauley sets clear goals for skiing

Tristan Hitchens-Brookins, Interactive Storytelling Team Lead

November 25, 2018


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Senior Matt Pauley talks about how skiing and the ski team impacted his life.

Intercultural Club celebrates heritage and understanding

Intercultural Club celebrates heritage and understanding

Julia Baron, The Rubicon Editor

November 24, 2018


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Members of Intercultural Club gather to give presentations about a certain culture.

Hla experiences Buddhist culture

Hla experiences Buddhist culture

Jack Benson, Editor-in-Chief

November 23, 2018


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When someone says they are living like a monk, they usually don’t mean it literally. However, for senior Justin Hla, living like a monk was a very real experience. Hla spent the summer of 2016 in Myanmar learning directly from Buddhist monks. Hla’s family value their Burmese heritage, and becoming...

Early Decision college application process offers unique upside amid concerns

Early Decision college application process offers unique upside amid concerns

Andrew Johnson, Staff Trainer

November 23, 2018


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Senior Janie Brunell offers unique insight on the challenges and benefits of committing to a specific college.