• 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

Robotic automation may replace human workers

Robotic automation may replace human workers

Jenny Ries, The Rubicon Editor

November 21, 2018


Filed under FEATURE

In today’s society, it is acknowledged that perfection is unattainable. Children are urged not to strive for perfect work, but rather for progress. Flaws are celebrated because everyone has them. There is no need for a task to be done 100% perfectly every time, because no human is able to accomplish ...

Working where they grew up: Daniels, Ward pay homage to SPA

Working where they grew up: Daniels, Ward pay homage to SPA

Tristan Hitchens-Brookins, Interactive Storytelling Team Lead

November 20, 2018


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Mollie Ward and Peter Daniels talk about why they came to teach at their old high school.

Instagram commercializes youth life

Instagram commercializes youth life

Mimi Geller and Isabel Saavedra-Weis

November 20, 2018


Filed under FEATURE

Instagram has skyrocketed as a marketing goldmine. What are the potential dangers or drawbacks?

Lam turns interest in aquatic plants into unique hobby

Lam turns interest in aquatic plants into unique hobby

Jasper Green, The Rubicon Editor

November 19, 2018


Filed under FEATURE, Uncategorized

Zeke Lam, an award winning aquascaper, details his interest in underwater life.

No Shave November promotes cancer awareness

No Shave November promotes cancer awareness

Maren Ostrem, The Rubicon Editor

November 17, 2018


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Students share their experiences with putting the razor down.

Amity teacher Jian explores passion for teaching in new country

Amity teacher Jian explores passion for teaching in new country

Nitya Thakkar, Aureus EIC

November 16, 2018


Filed under FEATURE

For the 2018-19 school year, Amity teacher Xiao Jun Jian will be helping teach Chinese classes to determine if she wants to pursue teaching.

Brooks seeks to inspire by completing Ph.D.

Brooks seeks to inspire by completing Ph.D.

Ellie Nowakowski, Rubicon TV Producer

November 15, 2018


Filed under FEATURE

US librarian Kate Brooks shares her journey through grad school and what she did last year.

[PEOPLE AND PETS] Snider shows fondness for animals through numbers

[PEOPLE AND PETS] Snider shows fondness for animals through numbers

Melissa Nie, RubicOnline Editor

November 15, 2018


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Most people have around one to five pets. Junior Anna Snider has eight: one bunny, two dogs, and five cats.

Klus reflects on the growth of the choir

Klus reflects on the growth of the choir

Evelyn Lillemoe, The Rubicon Editor

November 14, 2018


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In her 30 years as director of the choir, US music teacher Anne Klus has seen the choir expand and grow.

PLAY serves as outlet for everyday stress

PLAY serves as outlet for everyday stress

Maren Ostrem, The Rubicon Editor

November 12, 2018


Filed under FEATURE

Since 2014, PLAY has provided a space for students to be active.

Sobotka aids in blood pressure research

Sobotka aids in blood pressure research

Will Rinkoff, RubicOnline Editor

November 10, 2018


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Junior Nathan Sobotka goes beyond traditional high-school science with medical research.

[WHAT’S ON MY DESK?] Hoven displays a variety of decorations

[WHAT’S ON MY DESK?] Hoven displays a variety of decorations

Eloise Duncan, The Rubicon Editor

November 9, 2018


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US English teacher Matt Hoven shares his various trinkets, although they're much more easily seen. "My desk is typically a little cleaner than normal, because of conferences, sometimes its piled up," Hoven shares.