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Science proves that typing notes is killing your grade

Science proves that typing notes is killing your grade

Elizabeth Trevathan, RubicOnline Editor

May 10, 2019

Classes often begin with students opening their laptop, but typing notes aren’t as beneficial as the students think they are. In fact, typing notes makes preparing for tests much tougher than it should be. Scientific studies and surveys prove that there is a magical thing about writing notes down ...

Speaking in code: Equality in Tech club promotes inclusivity

Speaking in code: Equality in Tech club promotes inclusivity

Maren Ostrem, The Rubicon Editor

October 15, 2018

Seniors Adelia Bergner and Nitya Thakkar developed the STEM club after attending Hour of Code.

Bance talks tech

Bance talks tech

Ellie Findell, Production Manager

March 19, 2018

9th grader Miranda Bance discusses her introduction to the computer science field, and her interest in tech.

Cohen founds tech company to assist the elderly

Cohen founds tech company to assist the elderly

Peter Blanchfield, RubicOnline Editor

January 16, 2018

Senior Ezra Cohen started his tech company, TeKnowledge, to help people learn about modern technology, and has developed independence and social savvy through his work.

Lenovo Yogas jump start freshman class

Lenovo Yogas jump start freshman class

Noor Qureishy, Student Life editor

September 18, 2014

Whether at school or at home, technology plays a prominent role in every student’s school day. Short battery life, bulkiness, and long start up wait times all are problems students deal with every day at St. Paul Academy and Summit School. However, some have it easier than others--the new Lenovo Thinkpad...

Classroom computer use creates opportunity for distractions

Classroom computer use creates opportunity for distractions

Patrick Commers, Staff Writer

March 26, 2014

Technology is a part of everyday life and most students in the millennial generation don’t remember a time without cell phones or the Internet. Most of us have smart phones and smart TVs. We get our news from Twitter and we communicate by text. Times have changed. Paper is now a touchable screen. A...