The Rubicon

PEP pulls invasive species by the Mississippi

PEP pulls invasive species by the Mississippi

Emma Sampson, RubicOnline Editor

November 13, 2018


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The PEP student club travelled to Crosby Farm last week to pull invasive species.

Mock midterms mirror official election

Mock midterms mirror official election

Isabel Gisser, Production Manager

November 7, 2018


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The Nov. 6 SPA Midterms yielded similar results to the state wide election.

Mayor Melvin Carter announces $15 minimum wage ordinance

Mayor Melvin Carter announces $15 minimum wage ordinance

Salah Abdulkarim, Staff Writer

November 5, 2018


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After the St. Paul mayor announced a $15 minimum wage ordinance, students weigh the benefits and challenges.

Students collect cans for the community with CAS

Students collect cans for the community with CAS

Liv Larsen, Interactive Storytelling Team

November 2, 2018


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On Halloween, members of Community Action and Service participated in a can drive and collected five bags of food.

Snacks and smiles: Crisis Nursery volunteers build club, community bonds

Snacks and smiles: Crisis Nursery volunteers build club, community bonds

Tessah Green, Staff Writer

November 2, 2018


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SADD members helped make snacks at The Crisis Nursery in Minneapolis.

Seniors reminisce on lower school days with pumpkin carving tradition

Seniors reminisce on lower school days with pumpkin carving tradition

Isabel Saavedra-Weis, RubicOnline Editor

November 1, 2018


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Seniors continue pumpkin carving tradition and look back at the traditions' roots.

For Jones, SPA education secured success working globally

For Jones, SPA education secured success working globally

Koji Gutzmann, RubicOnline Editor

October 31, 2018


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SPA Alumna Melissa Schumi Jones presented to students on Oct. 30 about her experience working in the U.S. Department of State.

Library showcases LGBTQ+ history month through diverse literature

Library showcases LGBTQ+ history month through diverse literature

Sam Hanson, RubicOnline Editor

October 31, 2018


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The library highlights LGBTQ+ diversity in its October book display.

Distance from distractions makes driving safer

Distance from distractions makes driving safer

Noor Christava, Staff Writer

October 31, 2018


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Security and Students Against Destructive Decisions set reminders for student drivers to make smart choices behind the wheel.

Día des Los Muertos honors Latin American tradition

Día des Los Muertos honors Latin American tradition

Evelyn Lillemoe, The Rubicon Editor

October 30, 2018


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The members of Latinos Unidos bring Día de Los Muertos traditions to the Upper School.

Spartan Robotics teams don’t just build robots

Spartan Robotics teams don’t just build robots

Henry Burkhardt, Staff Writer

October 30, 2018


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The Spartan Robotics team hosted an open house for current and perspective students on Oct. 25.

Courageous Conversations help students lean into discomfort

Courageous Conversations help students lean into discomfort

Annika Rock, Staff Writer

October 29, 2018


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Crammed around a Harkness table, students and faculty sat together to practice how to discuss across difference.