• 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

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DIY Halloween Candle Holders

Lizzie Kristal, The Rubicon Editor

October 19, 2018


Filed under VIDEOS

Make these throwback candleholders from Lower School days for a quick and fun craft.

Reuse paper (and save the planet) with DIY balloon lights

Reuse paper (and save the planet) with DIY balloon lights

Flannery Enneking-Norton, RubicOnline Editor

April 18, 2018


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

Don't throw away old newspapers; reuse them with this eco-friendly origami craft to make a decorative string of lights.

Simplify breakfast with DIY overnight oats

Simplify breakfast with DIY overnight oats

Flannery Enneking-Norton, RubicOnline Editor

February 27, 2018


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

Overnight oats in a jar are a portable, quick breakfast for busy students.

Personalize the morning with a DIY mug

Personalize the morning with a DIY mug

Flannery Enneking-Norton, RubicOnline Editor

January 28, 2018


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

Enjoy the morning cup o' joe (or tea, or water) in a hand-designed mug with this easy DIY.

DIY candles light up exams or holiday season

DIY candles light up exams or holiday season

Flannery Enneking-Norton, RubicOnline Editor

November 27, 2017


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT, TOP STORIES

DIY scented candles are relaxing additions to any exam routine, or make thoughtful holiday gifts.

Savor the sweets: DIY uses for extra Halloween candy

Savor the sweets: DIY uses for extra Halloween candy

Flannery Enneking-Norton, RubicOnline Editor

November 1, 2017


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

Although the artificial sweeteners in most candies could preserve them until next Halloween, get inspiration for what to do with the leftover sweets with these DIYs.

Preserve summer flavors with DIY mason jar garden

Preserve summer flavors with DIY mason jar garden

Quinn Christensen, The Rubicon Print Editor

October 17, 2017


Filed under FEATURE

Learn how to grow a mini garden in a mason jar to keep fresh herbs even in the colder months.

Show Spartan pride with DIY face paint

Show Spartan pride with DIY face paint

Flannery Enneking-Norton, RubicOnline Editor

October 2, 2017


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

Homecoming week is the perfect time to show school spirit. Follow this simple DIY recipe for face paint to show some blue & gold pride.

DIY study spaces offer organization in a busy school year

DIY study spaces offer organization in a busy school year

Isabel Gisser, RubicOnline Editor

September 26, 2017


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT, TOP STORIES

A month into the 2017-2018 school year, school supplies start to get disorganized. Keep study spaces neat with these DIY organization tips.

DIY book covers offer back-to-school flair

DIY book covers offer back-to-school flair

Flannery Enneking-Norton, RubicOnline Editor

September 5, 2017


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

Making a paper book cover saves money and allows students to get creative with customized covers.

DIY herb gardens provide cheap, flavorful options for summer cooking

DIY herb gardens provide cheap, flavorful options for summer cooking

Sharee Roman, Photographer

May 14, 2017


Filed under FEATURE

Grocery stores often sell herbs in expensive bundles, but recipes typically only call for a few leaves of an herb. Build an indoor herb garden this summer to save money and reduce waste.