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PEP plants for pollinators

PEP plants for pollinators

Elizabeth Trevathan, RubicOnline Editor

May 8, 2019


Filed under NEWS, TOP STORIES

People for Environmental Protection planted a pollinator garden on May 7, with the help of student volunteers.

Film Club announces Saturday marathon lineup

Film Club announces Saturday marathon lineup

News in Brief

May 2, 2019


Filed under ANNOUNCEMENTS, NEWS

The movie marathon includes meals and prizes. This year's theme is "Superheroes."

Speaker Day educates students about ethics in science

Speaker Day educates students about ethics in science

Melissa Nie, RubicOnline Editor

April 24, 2019


Filed under NEWS

Students learned about issues from digital redlining to the debate over including pregnant women in scientific research during Speaker Day.

[PHOTO STORY] Per tradition, Latinos Unidos honors Cinco de Mayo

[PHOTO STORY] Per tradition, Latinos Unidos honors Cinco de Mayo

Koji Gutzmann, RubicOnline Editor

April 23, 2019


Filed under NEWS

Latinos Unidos engaged the community with Cinco de Mayo festivities for students.

[PHOTO STORY] Student clubs collaborate for self defense training

[PHOTO STORY] Student clubs collaborate for self defense training

Isabel Gisser, Production Manager

April 18, 2019


Filed under NEWS

Her Space, Peer Helpers, Intercultural Club, Muslim Students Alliance, and Rainbow Connection co-hosted Not Me! on April 17.

Students from French exchange share Notre Dame memories

Students from French exchange share Notre Dame memories

Kelby Wittenberg, RubicOnline Editor

April 17, 2019


Filed under NEWS, TOP STORIES

After visiting Notre Dame over Spring Break, students reflect on Monday's news of the fire.

St. Thomas University receives bomb threat

St. Thomas University receives bomb threat

Salah Abdulkarim, Staff Writer

April 17, 2019


Filed under NEWS

After a bomb threat at St. Thomas University, students are expected to stay on campus today.

USC prepares for Speaker Day

USC prepares for Speaker Day

Tana Ososki, Co Video Manager

April 15, 2019


Filed under NEWS

Upper School Council hosts Speaker Day Apr. 22, a day of seminar focused learning on a topic. They have spent over 4 months contacting speakers, and organizing the events that the students will participate in. USC has been contacting speakers to come and talk about the theme “The Intersection of Signs...

GSA moves away from Day of Silence

GSA moves away from Day of Silence

Meagan Massie, Rubicon Editor

April 14, 2019


Filed under NEWS

The Gender and Sexuality Acceptance club has decided to move away from the Day of Silence because they no longer want to be silent. They want to speak out and move people to enact change.

Lower School Science Night inspires scientific curiosity

Lower School Science Night inspires scientific curiosity

Melissa Nie, RubicOnline Editor

April 6, 2019


Filed under NEWS

The Lower School Science Night engaged children in science through fun activities like making slime and paper airplanes.

Three students named ISEF finalists, many more win individual awards

Three students named ISEF finalists, many more win individual awards

Emma Sampson, RubicOnline Editor

April 5, 2019


Filed under NEWS, TOP STORIES

On Mar. 30-31, 11 students competed in the Minnesota State Science Fair. Of those 11, three qualified for ISEF.

Car theft a reminder to be vigilant about belongings

Car theft a reminder to be vigilant about belongings

Kat St. Martin-Norburg, Opinions Editor

April 3, 2019


Filed under NEWS

The St. Paul Academy and Summit School campus is a relatively safe campus compared to most high schools. Students feel free to leave laptops, backpacks, and coats unattended, and can be confident to find them exactly where they were left. Thefts and break-ins are a rarity, so it's even more jarring when...