• The Upper School exchange students from France arrived on 2/15

  • The senior speeches for the week of 2/17 are Jeffrey Huang, Peter Moore, Jenny Sogin, and Will Swanson

The Rubicon

[SPA Thinks] Students respond to climate change report

[SPA Thinks] Students respond to climate change report

Kat St. Martin-Norburg, The Rubicon Editor

December 5, 2018


Filed under OPINION

On Black Friday, Nov. 23, the United States Global Change Research Program released Volume II of the Fourth National Climate Change Assessment. The report was scheduled to be released a month later, and the timing of the release has caused some environmental advocates to question the priorities of the...

Why you should cry more: the dangers of suppressing emotions

Why you should cry more: the dangers of suppressing emotions

Melissa Nie, RubicOnline Editor

November 16, 2018


Filed under OPINION

Letting your feelings out through tears has undeniable benefits.

Courageous Conversations help students lean into discomfort

Courageous Conversations help students lean into discomfort

Annika Rock, Staff Writer

October 29, 2018


Filed under NEWS, TOP STORIES

Crammed around a Harkness table, students and faculty sat together to practice how to discuss across difference.

Annual homecoming lip sync includes tap dancing, duets

Annual homecoming lip sync includes tap dancing, duets

Bobby Verhey, RubicOnline Editor

September 27, 2018


Filed under NEWS, TOP STORIES

This year's homecoming lip sync competition included tap dancing and a duet to "Man or Muppet" and "It's Raining Men."

Retirement reception honors Boulger, Nash, Polk and Scott

Retirement reception honors Boulger, Nash, Polk and Scott

Nitya Thakkar, RubicOnline Editor

May 24, 2018


Filed under NEWS

Students, faculty and alumni celebrated Bill Boulger, Mickey Scott, Marty Nash and Lucy Polk at their retirement celebration on May 24.

US Theater takes on Rent

US Theater takes on Rent

Jack Benson, Editor in Chief

May 21, 2018


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

For the cast and crew of Rent, the production provided both a history lesson and an opportunity to walk in another person's shoes.

“Rent” cast serenades Anderson with farewell performance

“Rent” cast serenades Anderson with farewell performance

Isabel Gisser, The RubicOnline Editor

April 14, 2018


Filed under NEWS

The SPA community bade farewell to beloved security guard Bradshaw Anderson with a personalized performance from the cast of "Rent."

Snow cancels all after school activities

Snow cancels all after school activities

Tristan Hitchens-Brookins, Staff Writer

April 3, 2018


Filed under NEWS

The head of school sent out an email that canceled all after school affiliated activities on Apr. 3 due to the snow.

Lunch staff makes great food and atmosphere

Lunch staff makes great food and atmosphere

Evelyn Lillemoe, Staff Writer

December 4, 2017


Filed under FEATURE

Lunch can be an underappreciated part of a student's day, but the lunch staff is working very hard behind-the-scenes to cater to every students' needs.