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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 students’ self worth

STAFF EDITORIAL: Numbers should not define students’ 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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Student groups empower on a range of issues

Student groups empower on a range of issues

The Rubicon Staff, Editorial
May 4, 2016
Filed under Cartoons, Editorial, Opinion, Top Stories

The expressive opportunity of student groups is not always capitalized on, but it should be.

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Support falls short for both students and counselor

Support falls short for both students and counselor

Editorial, The Rubicon Staff
March 13, 2016
Filed under Editorial, Opinion, Recent Stories

The time has long passed to add at least one additional counselor for the 419 students enrolled in the Upper School.

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