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SPA competes in debate national qualifier

SPA competes in debate national qualifier

Emma Sampson, RubicOnline Editor

December 13, 2018


Filed under NEWS

On Dec. 8, SPA debate hosted and competed in the annual debate national qualifier.

Students attend Student Diversity Leadership Conference

Students attend Student Diversity Leadership Conference

Annika Rock, The Rubicon Editor

December 12, 2018


Filed under NEWS

Six students attended the Student Diversity Leadership conference in Nashville, Tennessee.

STC hosts first annual Hour of Code

STC hosts first annual Hour of Code

Emma Sampson, RubicOnline Editor

December 10, 2018


Filed under NEWS

The Student Technology Committee held their first Hour of Code for upper school students on Dec. 12.

Mishpacha celebrates Hanukkah with food, music and games

Mishpacha celebrates Hanukkah with food, music and games

Nitya Thakkar, Aureus EIC

December 8, 2018


Filed under NEWS

Mishpacha hosted a Hanukkah celebration on Friday, Dec. 7 to honor the important Jewish holiday.

Community Action Service changes holiday giving format

Community Action Service changes holiday giving format

Isabel Saavedra-Weis, RubicOnline Editor

December 7, 2018


Filed under NEWS

Advisories no longer will be donating to Support-A-Family, but CAS has made new plans.

Severson, seniors announce one act play casts

Severson, seniors announce one act play casts

News in Brief

December 5, 2018


Filed under NEWS

Casts for the five shows were announced on Dec. 5. The one acts perform Jan. 25 on the Huss Stage.

Peer Helpers make relaxation during exams a priority

Peer Helpers make relaxation during exams a priority

Tana Ososki, Interactive Storytelling Team

November 29, 2018


Filed under NEWS

Peer Helpers works to create a safe space that provides fun and relaxation during exam week.

California wildfires leave devastation in their wake

California wildfires leave devastation in their wake

Isabel Gisser and Nitya Thakkar

November 29, 2018


Filed under NEWS

After the wildfire's destruction, California communities set off on a path to rebuild.

USC provides a new take on attendance

USC provides a new take on attendance

Tristan Hitchens-Brookins, Interactive Storytelling Team Lead

November 28, 2018


Filed under NEWS

USC created a new version of the attendance policy and plans on applying it this year.

Business Club swells to SPA’s largest, lacks gender and grade diversity

Business Club swells to SPA’s largest, lacks gender and grade diversity

Noah Raaum, Creative Design Manager

November 26, 2018


Filed under NEWS

After experiencing rapid growth, the club's community is tight but narrow.

Thompson hallways close, lockers move (again)

Thompson hallways close, lockers move (again)

Bobby Verhey, RubicOnline Editor

November 20, 2018


Filed under NEWS

With renovation of Old Main ending, renovations of the Thompson wing began leading to a change in locker location.

Involvement in Give to the Max Day goes beyond donations

Involvement in Give to the Max Day goes beyond donations

Claire Hallaway, The Rubicon Editor

November 20, 2018


Filed under NEWS

Students celebrate Give to the Max Day through volunteering.