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Snow prompts Tuesday’s special schedule

Snow prompts Tuesday’s special schedule

News in Brief

March 6, 2018


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Due to the snow day on March 5, school starts at 10 am on March 6.

Genocide awareness week emphasizes the importance of education

Genocide awareness week emphasizes the importance of education

Emma Sampson, RubicOnline Editor

March 3, 2018


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From Feb. 26-Mar 2. Students for Social Justice hosted a genocide awareness week emphasizing the importance of education and setting the stage for change.

Film Club hosts annual movie marathon

Film Club hosts annual movie marathon

Kelby Wittenberg, Chief Visual Editor

February 27, 2018


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Students flocked to Bigelow Commons to participate in an all-day movie marathon.

Common Ground promotes awareness of African American figures

Common Ground promotes awareness of African American figures

Sharee Roman, Photographer

February 26, 2018


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Common ground encoirages the SPA community to discuss African American contributions throughout the year, not just during Black History Month.

PAWS speaker urges students to act against puppy mills

PAWS speaker urges students to act against puppy mills

Isabel Gisser, RubicOnline Editor

February 25, 2018


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Wendy Pilot, a representative of the Humane Society of the United States, spoke to students about puppy mills.

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.

USC supports Red Cross through annual blood drive

USC supports Red Cross through annual blood drive

Peter Blanchfield, Opinions Editor

February 22, 2018


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USC hosted its annual Red Cross Blood drive on Feb. 22, with over 30 people participating.

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.

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


Filed under NEWS, TOP STORIES

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

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.

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...