• German exchange students arrive Sept. 22 and depart Oct. 7 and a special assembly will be held in The Huss Auditorium Sept. 23
  • Spanish exchange students arrived Sept. 14 and depart Sept. 25.
  • Senior speeches on 10/1: Henry Vlietstra, Jack Guinan, Ryan Strobel, and Quinn Appert

The Rubicon

Climate strike unites Minnesota youth

Climate strike unites Minnesota youth

Liv Larsen and Quinn Christensen

September 21, 2019

Club leaders Sydney Therien and Paige Indritz sparked student interest in the strike and helped them join the movement.

Athletes gather to promote positive team culture

Athletes gather to promote positive team culture

Henry Burkhardt, Photo / Video

September 13, 2019

A new student-athlete meeting explains in depth the contract that every athlete signs and gives ideas on team bonding.

Environmental disasters from summer prompt student group action

Environmental disasters from summer prompt student group action

Zekiah Juliusson, RubicOnline

September 10, 2019

People for Environmental protection makes plans to raise money and awareness for the Amazon fires.

Dangers of vaping: speaker debunks the trend

Dangers of vaping: speaker debunks the trend

Adrienne Gaylord, The Rubicon

September 9, 2019

Pediatrician Dr. Janna Gewirtz O'Brien showed students the facts.

Short-lived Twitter account raises questions about diversity

Short-lived Twitter account raises questions about diversity

Melissa Nie and Noah Raaum

May 29, 2019

A dive into the controversial Twitter account that tore into St. Paul Academy and Summit School.

Vincent Cheng substitutes for creative writing aficionado Wahmanholm

Vincent Cheng substitutes for creative writing aficionado Wahmanholm

Lucia Granja, RubicOnline Editor

May 28, 2019

Cheng joined SPA at the end of the quarter and quickly earned admiration from students.

Beginning strings practices for upcoming concert

Beginning strings practices for upcoming concert

Johanna Pierach, MS RubiMini

May 28, 2019

As the sixth graders prepare to play with the chamber ensemble, they debate the strengths of each instrument and who is most prepared.

The cherry on top: sophomores complete service hours

The cherry on top: sophomores complete service hours

Lynn Reynolds, Production Manager

May 21, 2019

On May 20, sophomores got free access to an ice cream truck in honor of completing service.

[PHOTO GALLERY] Proposed abortion bans spark protest

Evelyn Lillemoe, Chief Visual Editor

May 21, 2019

Hundreds of people chanting “vote them out,” “their body their choice,” and “abortion is healthcare, and healthcare is a right” rallied at the Minnesota state capitol on Tuesday, May 21, one of over 400 protests across the United States. The protest was held in response to a 20 week abortio...

Muslim-Americans absent from White House iftar

Muslim-Americans absent from White House iftar

Harper Lux, Staff Writer

May 21, 2019

Muslim-American organizations were excluded from the White House iftar dinner held in celebration of the Islamic holy month, Ramadan.