• German exchange students arrive Sept. 22 and depart Oct. 7 and a special assembly will be held in The Huss Auditorium Sept. 23
  • Spanish exchange students arrive Sept. 14 and depart Sept. 25 and a special assembly will be held in The Huss Auditorium Sept. 16
  • This week's senior speeches: Alessandra Costalonga, Annika Findlay, Libby Cohen and Alex Herrmann

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[PODCAST] Grant Mortenson starts art exploration in sculpture

[PODCAST] Grant Mortenson starts art exploration in sculpture

Zekiah Juliusson, Staff Writer

May 12, 2019

9th grader Grant Mortenson didn't have art classes offered at his previous school, but has discovered a love for it here.

In first year, Duvra adds her own touch into the art curriculum

In first year, Duvra adds her own touch into the art curriculum

Evelyn Lillemoe, The Rubicon Editor

May 9, 2019

As for the changes Duvra has made so far, they may seem small but they have a big impact. Her first change was simply in the area the classes take place: “I made a lot of changes to the studio before I made any changes to the curriculum. I wanted to aerate the space open it up make it feel much more light," she said.

Seniors showcase art in (don’t) Take it Personally

Seniors showcase art in (don’t) Take it Personally

Katya Sjaastad, Rubiconline Editor

May 8, 2019

As the school year winds down and the seniors leave for their senior projects, the annual Senior Arts Seminar Exhibit goes up in the Harry M. Drake Gallery. Entitled, (don’t) Take it Personally, the exhibit is made up of artwork from eleven of the students from the 2019 graduating class. The exhibit is made up of art from many different mediums, including paintings, photography...

Motta and Wilgren inspire with Drake Gallery art show

Motta and Wilgren inspire with Drake Gallery art show

Maren Ostrem, The Rubicon Editor

March 13, 2019

"With All My Heart" opened on Feb. 8 and contains pieces by US Art Teacher Stefanie Motta and MS Art Teacher Cheryl Wilgren Clyne.

[ARTIST PROFILE] Endorf adds personal touch to classic superheroes

[ARTIST PROFILE] Endorf adds personal touch to classic superheroes

Jenny Ries, The Rubicon Editor

February 13, 2019

“My parents were just like ‘you should color because it’s good for young children to color and learn by doing that,’ and I liked it so much that I just went from there.” -Max Endorf

“The Section of Disapproved Books” exhibit tells a strong tale of censorship

“The Section of Disapproved Books” exhibit tells a strong tale of censorship

Kelby Wittenberg, RubicOnline Editor

November 15, 2018

“The Section of Disapproved Books” at the Weisman Art Museum showcases the ridiculous censorship laws that some states have around inmate literature.

[ARTIST PROFILE] Clay shifts form and function in Tietel’s hands

[ARTIST PROFILE] Clay shifts form and function in Tietel’s hands

Claire Hallaway, The Rubicon Editor

October 26, 2018

Riley Tietel discovered a passion for pottery in a required class in 7th grade. Since then, he makes sure to include a family crest on each piece he creates.

Duvra mixes mediums to redefine racial concepts

Duvra mixes mediums to redefine racial concepts

Lucy Benson, The Rubicon Editor

October 8, 2018

New art teacher Mara Duvra shares her own creations.

What’s Lara Cayci’s greatest painting skill? Patience.

What’s Lara Cayci’s greatest painting skill? Patience.

Tana Ososki, Interactive Storytelling Team

September 29, 2018

Sophomore Lara Cayci certainly has a gift for painting, but she certainly did not achieve this talent without hard work or patience.

Gathering STE(A)M: design lab caters to student artists

Gathering STE(A)M: design lab caters to student artists

Mimi Geller, Director of RubicOnline

September 22, 2018

Sewing machines, vinyl printers and new materials spark artistic experimentation.

The Schilling Center walls are a blank canvas

The Schilling Center walls are a blank canvas

Rylan Hefner, Interactive Storytelling Team

September 21, 2018

The majority of the school is filled with art, club notice boards, and other student media, which give the spaces personality, and we now have the privilege to give Schilling some personality  as well.

[ARTIST PROFILE] Lang creates versatile portraiture with acrylics

[ARTIST PROFILE] Lang creates versatile portraiture with acrylics

Jasper Green, The Rubicon Editor

September 10, 2018

Layer by layer, senior Muriel Lang uses color and small strokes to build her artwork.