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Berkeley’s new policy challenges the foundation of college

Berkeley’s new policy challenges the foundation of college

Webster Lehmann, Creative Design Manager

December 8, 2017


Filed under Opinion

University of California, Berkley security officers will now, under a new policy, have the verdict over what controversial speakers can come to campus based on a security cost assessment.

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Franken calls resignation ironic, but he needed to focus on actions

Franken calls resignation ironic, but he needed to focus on actions

Ellie Findell, RubicOnline Production Manager

December 8, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Al Franken fails to show true accountability for his actions despite still calling himself an ally to women.

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Looking to volunteer? Keep environmental opportunities in mind

Looking to volunteer? Keep environmental opportunities in mind

Quinn Christensen, The Rubicon Print Editor

December 7, 2017


Filed under Opinion

There is no denying that the environmental concerns are becoming increasingly more pressing. Climate change is worsening, hurricanes are getting stronger, and recently it seems like bees dying has become a top headline. These things are common knowledge and topics of conversation, yet students often fail to take...

STAFF EDITORIAL: Detention needs to include accountability

STAFF EDITORIAL: Detention needs to include accountability

Editorial, RubicOnline Staff

December 6, 2017


Filed under Editorial, Opinion

The SPA detention system is broken. We need to change the system to put a larger consequence for skipping class.

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Students must work together to protect the web

Students must work together to protect the web

Breandan Gibbons, Rubicon TV: Executive Producer

December 5, 2017


Filed under Opinion

When it comes to the issue o net neutrality it is not time yet to panic, but it is time to act.

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Jake Me Out to the Ballgame: The MSHSL needs to start punishing bad grades

Jake Me Out to the Ballgame: The MSHSL needs to start punishing bad grades

Jake Adams, RubicOnline Editor

December 1, 2017


Filed under Opinion

The MSHSL needs to take responsibility for keeping the academic standards for playing at a high level.

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Mandatory positive activities strengthen the community

Mandatory positive activities strengthen the community

Kelby Wittenberg, Chief Visual Editor

November 30, 2017


Filed under Opinion

By making acts of kindness mandatory, grade leaders strengthen the community of both grades and the high school as a whole.

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STAFF EDITORIAL: Students must take responsibility for their work

STAFF EDITORIAL: Students must take responsibility for their work

Staff

November 29, 2017


Filed under Editorial, Opinion

SPA students are abusing the school's leniency towards late work, and it harms everyone.

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LETTER TO THE COMMUNITY: Aaron Datta

LETTER TO THE COMMUNITY: Aaron Datta

Aaron Datta

November 26, 2017


Filed under Letters, Opinion

National Coming Out Day showed how compassionate SPA can be. Let’s continue that kindness.

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Stop supporting those accused of sexual assault with ratings

Stop supporting those accused of sexual assault with ratings

Mimi Geller, Director of RubicOnline

November 23, 2017


Filed under Opinion

It is time to stop separating an artist's work from the artist.

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STAFF EDITORIAL: Mentor program needs attention

STAFF EDITORIAL: Mentor program needs attention

Staff

November 22, 2017


Filed under Editorial, Opinion

The Mentor Program has to change from a place for information to a real relationship.

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Service day is a step, but that’s all

Service day is a step, but that’s all

Breandan Gibbons, Rubicon TV: Executive Producer

November 15, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Service Day is a step in the right direction. But it doesn't do enough, as a school we could do more.

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