• 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 arrived Sept. 14 and depart Sept. 25.
  • Senior speeches on 10/1: Henry Vlietstra, Jack Guinan, Ryan Strobel, and Quinn Appert

The Rubicon

Students pioneer new (or revitalize old) clubs

Students pioneer new (or revitalize old) clubs

Martha Sanchez, RubicOnline Editor

May 16, 2019

While many clubs have existed in the SPA community for years, some students seek to pioneer new clubs or revive forgotten ones.

A Cappella unites through music

A Cappella unites through music

Maren Ostrem, The Rubicon Editor

March 23, 2019

For anyone looking to expand their experience in performing and singing specifically, A Cappella club is perfect.

Science Alliance offers socialization while pursuing independent projects

Science Alliance offers socialization while pursuing independent projects

Maren Ostrem, The Rubicon Editor

January 19, 2019

Science Alliance provides a place for students to experiment with many different types of science. They hope to keep their first-place streak going this winter in Science Olympiad.

Business Club swells to SPA’s largest, lacks gender and grade diversity

Business Club swells to SPA’s largest, lacks gender and grade diversity

Noah Raaum, Creative Design Manager

November 26, 2018

After experiencing rapid growth, the club's community is tight but narrow.

PLAY serves as outlet for everyday stress

PLAY serves as outlet for everyday stress

Maren Ostrem, The Rubicon Editor

November 12, 2018

Since 2014, PLAY has provided a space for students to be active.

Intercultural Club diversifies assemblies with music choice

Intercultural Club diversifies assemblies with music choice

Liv Larsen, Interactive Storytelling Team

October 31, 2018

Every week, the music gurus of SPA's Intercultural Club choose songs to play at each assembly

[QUIZ] Which club should you join?

[QUIZ] Which club should you join?

Isabel Gisser, Production Manager

September 7, 2018

With more than 35 options to choose from, picking a club for the 2018-19 school year may seem daunting. Take this quiz and find out which clubs might be a good fit for you!

STAFF EDITORIAL: Truth in advertising: prioritize student clubs

STAFF EDITORIAL: Truth in advertising: prioritize student clubs

The Rubicon Staff

May 7, 2018

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

Step-by-step workout sponsored by weightlifting club

Step-by-step workout sponsored by weightlifting club

Emma Sampson, RubicOnline Editor

November 30, 2017

Alternative workouts offer a way for students to get some exercise.

PAWS hosts bake sale in honor of national hug a bear day

PAWS hosts bake sale in honor of national hug a bear day

Annie Bottern, RubicOnline Editor

November 10, 2017

PAWS hosted a bake sale on Nov. 9-10 in honor of national hug a bear day.

GSA impacts community with LGBTQ+ Month

GSA impacts community with LGBTQ+ Month

Noah Raaum, Videographer

November 1, 2017

Reflecting on the activities and events during LGBTQ+ History Month

Dev opens tutoring club to provide academic resource

Dev opens tutoring club to provide academic resource

Melissa Nie, Illustrations/Infographics

September 20, 2017

Senior Rahul Dev seeks to provide a way for students to get homework help.