• The next senior speeches will take place on January 18, with speakers Preston Fares, Emily Schlinger, and Annie Kristal

  • The winter student art reception will take place this Friday, January 11, from 3-4:30 PM

  • The first part of senior retreat will take place on Friday, January 11, from 8:00-11:25 AM

The Rubicon

Infographic of the Week: Low voter turnout amongst young voters causes concern

Infographic of the Week: Low voter turnout amongst young voters causes concern

Aman Rahman, Staff Writer

May 18, 2018


Filed under OPINION

Voting in national elections is low already, but in the new generation of voters, there's even more of a decline.

STAFF EDITORIAL: Student elections lack representation and integrity

STAFF EDITORIAL: Student elections lack representation and integrity

RubicOnline Staff

May 18, 2018


Filed under EDITORIAL, OPINION, TOP STORIES

Student officer elections must reflect the diversity within the student body and better mimic democracy.

Consider letting summer just be summer

Consider letting summer just be summer

Sharee Roman, RubicOnline Editor

May 16, 2018


Filed under OPINION

Although involvement in summer camps can be enriching and feed passions, taking the summer away from academics can be a healthy break.

Student-teacher relationships enrich student experience

Student-teacher relationships enrich student experience

Tristan Hitchens-Brookins, Staff Writer

May 14, 2018


Filed under OPINION

Students and teachers explain why having a strong relationship with the other makes learning better.

[THE THIRD WAY] Zoning damages American cities

[THE THIRD WAY] Zoning damages American cities

Kieran Singh, Columnist

May 8, 2018


Filed under OPINION

Cities like San Francisco represent a troubling issue in housing prices and selfish classism among supposedly progressive homeowners.

STAFF EDITORIAL: Truth in advertising: prioritize student clubs

STAFF EDITORIAL: Truth in advertising: prioritize student clubs

The Rubicon Staff

May 7, 2018


Filed under EDITORIAL

Student clubs met only once on Thursdays in April without other events scheduled. Clubs need to be prioritized.

Schumer’s “I Feel Pretty” receives myriad of backlash

Schumer’s “I Feel Pretty” receives myriad of backlash

Ellie Nowakowski, RubicOnline Editor

May 1, 2018


Filed under OPINION

Amy Schumer's new film " I Feel Pretty" has received a lot of unwarranted backlash. When in reality it should be celebrated for putting our societal norms on trial.

The Current (Events): Senators need a lesson in tech-literacy

The Current (Events): Senators need a lesson in tech-literacy

Jack Benson, The Rubicon Editor

May 1, 2018


Filed under COLUMNS, OPINION

As the role technology plays in American life continues to grow, it will become more and more important for our policy makers to be caught up.

No longer outlets for fun: finstas are sources of negativity

No longer outlets for fun: finstas are sources of negativity

Flannery Enneking-Norton, RubicOnline Editor

April 26, 2018


Filed under OPINION

Fake Instagrams, or "finstas," are increasingly misused as a social media platform and have transformed into sources of negativity and toxicity.

Now is the time to re-envision service opportunities

Now is the time to re-envision service opportunities

Lynn Reynolds, Staff Writer

April 22, 2018


Filed under OPINION

With the Service Assembly today, now is the perfect time to think about the role of service at SPA.

Stop worrying about college; start doing things you love

Stop worrying about college; start doing things you love

Jenny Sogin, The Rubicon Editor

April 20, 2018


Filed under OPINION

Take electives and extracurriculars that truly interest you and not just to add them to a college application.

Activists must demand change for all lives, not just white ones

Activists must demand change for all lives, not just white ones

Ellie Findell, Production Manager

April 19, 2018


Filed under OPINION, TOP STORIES

The success of the March for our Lives thrives on the skin of its organizers and students of color need to be represented in the fight against gun violence.