• Film Club hosts their annual movie marathon Feb. 24 starting at 10 a.m. in Bigelow.

  • USC Blood Drive, 8 a.m.-3 p.m. on Feb. 22.

  • Senior Speeches on Feb. 23: Libby Woodson, Arib Rahman, Ezra Cohen, and Ben Konstan

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Community shows support through letter writing in the wake of a tragic shooting

Community shows support through letter writing in the wake of a tragic shooting

Ellie Nowakowski, Illustrator/Infographics

February 22, 2018


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Students and teachers write notes of support to students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas.

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Chinese New Year celebration hosted by Intercultural Club

Chinese New Year celebration hosted by Intercultural Club

Kelby Wittenberg, Chief Visual Editor

February 22, 2018


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Intercultural Club hosted a Chinese New Year celebration Feb. 21 in the US Chinese classroom.

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Community mourns loss after Florida shooting, calls for action

Community mourns loss after Florida shooting, calls for action

Annie Bottern and Nitya Thakkar

February 21, 2018


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The Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting on Feb. 14 left the SPA community, and people around the nation, discussing gun control.

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Classical Actors Ensemble performs Shakespeare for 9th grade

Classical Actors Ensemble performs Shakespeare for 9th grade

News in Brief

February 14, 2018


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Classical Actors Ensemble performed A Midsummer Night's Dream for the 9th grade class on Feb. 14.

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Dean of Students to become two separate Dean positions

Dean of Students to become two separate Dean positions

Jonah Harrison, Chief Visual Editor

February 10, 2018


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With current Dean of Students Max Delgado stepping into the Upper School principal position, and the Schilling Center for Math and Science opening in the fall of 2018, changes won’t be new for the Upper School students  of St. Paul Academy and Summit School. In addition to these changes, the administra...

Women’s science award recognizes Rucker’s passion for computer science

Women’s science award recognizes Rucker’s passion for computer science

Flannery Enneking-Norton, RubicOnline Editor

February 9, 2018


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Senior Sabrina Rucker recently received honorable mention for Aspirations in Computing, an award given by the National Center for Women and Information Technology (NCWIT).

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Science Olympiad takes third at regionals, advances to State

Science Olympiad takes third at regionals, advances to State

Peter Blanchfield, RubicOnline Editor

February 6, 2018


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The Science Olympiad team made it to state at a regional competition in Apple Valley on Feb. 3.

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Blood Drive speaker emphasizes importance of donating

Blood Drive speaker emphasizes importance of donating

Webster Lehmann, Creative Design Manager

February 6, 2018


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In preparation for the annual blood drive, Upper School Student Council hosted American Red Cross representative Karla Fenstermaker to discuss the importance of blood donation.

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The Luminary Loppet excites during Super Bowl weekend

The Luminary Loppet excites during Super Bowl weekend

Noah Raaum, Videographer

February 6, 2018


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The Luminary Loppet on Lake of the Isles drew a crowd during Super Bowl weekend.

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Winter Dance excites with new venue

Winter Dance excites with new venue

Melissa Nie, The Rubicon Editor

February 2, 2018


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As the temperature dropped even lower, excitement for the Upper School winter dance rose. Known as the Valentine’s dance in previous years, a new venue and an earlier date have reshaped the dance into its current form. Student Activities Committee Co-Presidents seniors Ned Laird-Raylor and Turab Naqv...

MSA hosts third annual Hijab Day

MSA hosts third annual Hijab Day

Tristan Hitchens-Brookins, Staff Writer

February 1, 2018


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MSA planned the third annual hijab day in the SPA community; they handed out hijabs and sticks for students to show their support.

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