• 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

[THE THIRD WAY] Exit from Brexit

[THE THIRD WAY] Exit from Brexit

Kieran Singh, Columnist

December 13, 2018


Filed under COLUMNS, OPINION

In this column of The Third Way, Kieran Singh discusses the political and economic impact of a "soft Brexit" versus a "hard Brexit."

[THE THIRD WAY] Democrats should have a pro-democracy message

[THE THIRD WAY] Democrats should have a pro-democracy message

Kieran Singh, Columnist

November 22, 2018


Filed under COLUMNS, OPINION

Columnist Kieran Singh discusses the importance of pro-democracy rhetoric from the Democratic party.

[OVERTIME] Never underestimate bench players

[OVERTIME] Never underestimate bench players

Andrew Johnson, The Rubicon Editor

November 19, 2018


Filed under SPORTS

As athletes, we need to do a better job making sure every player on a team knows their worth.

[THE THIRD WAY] a plea for justice before the midterms

[THE THIRD WAY] a plea for justice before the midterms

Kieran Singh, Columnist

November 5, 2018


Filed under COLUMNS, OPINION

My head hurts. It feels as if every day we are stricken with a white-supremacist terror attack, and then another, and then another. It’s been 2 years since Donald Trump was elected and I can finally see the tears, the cracks, the unraveling of peace, justice, and the rule of law. The man in office ...

[THE THIRD WAY] Cory Booker for President?

[THE THIRD WAY] Cory Booker for President?

Kieran Singh, Columnist

May 28, 2018


Filed under OPINION

Columnist Kieran Singh speaks about his recent experience watching New Jersey Senator Cory Booker deliver a speech.

THE VENT: Regarding the Senior Slump

THE VENT: Regarding the Senior Slump

Spencer Allen, Columnist

May 1, 2017


Filed under COLUMNS, OPINION

Columnist Spencer Allen gives insight on senior slump and bids his farewell in his final column

The Legacy of a Moment: Wheaton bids farewell

The Legacy of a Moment: Wheaton bids farewell

Riley Wheaton, Columnist

June 6, 2016


Filed under COLUMNS

Columnist Riley Wheaton explores the legacy of a moment in his final column for The Observatory.

Column: American politics should take a page from the past

Column: American politics should take a page from the past

Nick Cohen, Columnist

January 13, 2014


Filed under OPINION

People throughout the nation and throughout the world today marvel at the quagmire that is American politics, often citing party divisions as the root cause for the immense political problems facing America. And, oftentimes, this argument is accepted at face value and the conversation moves forward into...