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[STAFF EDITORIAL] “Hey, RubicOnline: I like this Editorial.”

[STAFF EDITORIAL] “Hey, RubicOnline: I like this Editorial.”

RubicOnline Staff

May 17, 2019


Filed under EDITORIAL, OPINION, TOP STORIES

Praise from one’s peers can seem more authentic than recognition in front of the entire school.

Science proves that typing notes is killing your grade

Science proves that typing notes is killing your grade

Elizabeth Trevathan, RubicOnline Editor

May 10, 2019


Filed under OPINION

Classes often begin with students opening their laptop, but typing notes aren’t as beneficial as the students think they are. In fact, typing notes makes preparing for tests much tougher than it should be. Scientific studies and surveys prove that there is a magical thing about writing notes down ...

[THE THIRD WAY] Biden the bulldozer

[THE THIRD WAY] Biden the bulldozer

Kieran Singh, Columnist

May 9, 2019


Filed under COLUMNS, OPINION

It would be highly misguided for people to assume that Biden won’t win simply because he’s not as popular as Sanders, Buttigeig, or Warren on the internet.

Thrifting has momentum as sustainable trend

Thrifting has momentum as sustainable trend

Sam Hanson, RubicOnline Editor

May 7, 2019


Filed under OPINION

With a consensus around the labor abuses and pollution of the fast-fashion industry, however, a new sustainable consumption is growing: thrifting.   

Longer campaigns would give students more insights

Longer campaigns would give students more insights

Tana Ososki and Melissa Nie

May 7, 2019


Filed under OPINION

The campaign period for school officer elections is just two days. Students need longer than that to make informed decisions.

Save our planet, not Notre Dame

Save our planet, not Notre Dame

Zekiah Juliusson, Staff Writer

May 4, 2019


Filed under OPINION

There is nothing against people donating their money to a cause they believe in, but the world population needs to come together to convince those who can to donate to a greater cause: saving our earth.

Student club takeover of self-defense is ultimately positive

Student club takeover of self-defense is ultimately positive

Liv Larsen, RubicOnline Editor

April 29, 2019


Filed under OPINION

Students had the opportunity to take a self-defense course led by a representative of Not Me! This was the first year where the class was open to all grades.

New assembly format is more effective

New assembly format is more effective

Martha Sanchez, RubicOnline Editor

April 27, 2019


Filed under OPINION

The recently adapted new assembly format is better for the community because it allows students being recognized the full attention of their peers.

[STAFF EDITORIAL] Inter-grade mixing vital for senior legacies

[STAFF EDITORIAL] Inter-grade mixing vital for senior legacies

RubicOnline Staff

April 24, 2019


Filed under EDITORIAL, OPINION, TOP STORIES

Students must make an effort to reach out to students in all grades, not just their own.

Jobs should count towards senior project hours

Jobs should count towards senior project hours

Emma Sampson, RubicOnline Editor

April 24, 2019


Filed under OPINION

Students with jobs struggle to balance senior project requirements.

[THE THIRD WAY] One boot and two edges

[THE THIRD WAY] One boot and two edges

Kieran Singh, Columnist

April 10, 2019


Filed under OPINION

Kieran Singh discusses the qualifications of 2020 candidate Pete Buttigieg.

Spring break sun-kissed skin indicates privilege

Spring break sun-kissed skin  indicates privilege

Tana Osaski, RubicOnline Editor

April 9, 2019


Filed under OPINION

Skin darkening when exposed to UV rays is natural, but tanning is about more than just warm weather and clear skies.