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STAFF EDITORIAL: Step toward a brighter future with green choices

STAFF EDITORIAL: Step toward a brighter future with green choices

The Rubicon Staff

September 28, 2017


Filed under Editorial, Opinion

SPA students need to recognize their role in climate change and take part in helping the environment.

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STAFF EDITORIAL: Turn hopes into action with community service opportunity

STAFF EDITORIAL: Turn hopes into action with community service opportunity

RubicOnline, Editorial

September 20, 2017


Filed under Editorial, Opinion, Top Stories

With time and funding allocated, it's time for clubs and students to be creative as community service becomes part of the school schedule.

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STAFF EDITORIAL: It’s time to get political

STAFF EDITORIAL:  It’s time to get political

The Rubicon Staff

June 8, 2017


Filed under Editorial, Opinion

By being politicaly involved, students are advocating for circumstances that build diversity in voting bodies.

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STAFF EDITORIAL: Don’t forget that AP testing is a choice

STAFF EDITORIAL: Don’t forget that AP testing is a choice

The RubicOnline Staff

May 11, 2017


Filed under Editorial, Opinion

SPA students take more than the national average of APs, but that doesn't mean everyone should.

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STAFF EDITORIAL: Increase appreciation towards temporary classrooms

STAFF EDITORIAL: Increase appreciation towards temporary classrooms

The RubicOnline Staff

April 11, 2017


Filed under Editorial, Opinion

Students must reframe their mindset towards the portable classrooms and view them as a new experience and not an inconvenience.

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STAFF EDITORIAL: Opposing opinions should be shared more openly and accepted more readily

STAFF EDITORIAL: Opposing opinions should be shared more openly and accepted more readily

The RubicOnline Staff

February 25, 2017


Filed under Editorial, Opinion, Top Stories

SPA students should take a risk and share their opposing opinions more often.

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STAFF EDITORIAL: Build global perspective by talking to exchange students

STAFF EDITORIAL: Build global perspective by talking to exchange students

The RubicOnline Staff

January 20, 2017


Filed under Editorial, Opinion, Top Stories

It is important to take advantage of student exchanges to gain friendship and an international perspective on issues.

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STAFF EDITORIAL: Numbers should not define self worth

STAFF EDITORIAL: Numbers should not define self worth

The RubicOnline Staff

December 6, 2016


Filed under Editorial, Opinion

With numbers from GPA's to ACT scores so prominent in students lives, it is important to remember that these numbers do not define self worth.

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STAFF EDITORIAL: Students must take action on issues they feel passionately about

STAFF EDITORIAL: Students must take action on issues they feel passionately about

The RubicOnline Staff

November 15, 2016


Filed under Editorial, Opinion

Students must try to not only discuss issues they care about, but also take action to make a concrete difference.

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STAFF EDITORIAL: Growing support of complexity makes discussions better

STAFF EDITORIAL: Growing support of complexity makes discussions better

The RubicOnline Staff

October 13, 2016


Filed under Editorial, Opinion

This school year has seen a positive shift in discussions, as there is an effective mix of engagement that welcomes diverse perspectives.

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STAFF EDITORIAL: Students must take responsibility and clean up after themselves

STAFF EDITORIAL: Students must take responsibility and clean up after themselves

The RubicOnline Staff

September 22, 2016


Filed under Editorial, Opinion

Leaving messes around school increases stress levels and creates unnecessary work for SPA staff.

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Students and teachers must thoughtfully work to reduce end-of-year stress

Students and teachers must thoughtfully work to reduce end-of-year stress

Editorial, The RubicOnline Staff

May 31, 2016


Filed under Editorial, Opinion

Teachers and students must aim to work together in order to reduce stress towards the end of the year.

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