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[STAFF EDITORIAL] Inter-grade mixing vital for senior legacies

[STAFF EDITORIAL] Inter-grade mixing vital for senior legacies

RubicOnline Staff

April 24, 2019


Filed under EDITORIAL, OPINION, TOP STORIES

Students must make an effort to reach out to students in all grades, not just their own.

[STAFF EDITORIAL] Let’s connect the dots

[STAFF EDITORIAL] Let’s connect the dots

RubicOnline Staff

December 13, 2018


Filed under EDITORIAL, OPINION

Confusion surrounds the Connect the Dots activity, but the inclusive intentions are what really matter.

[STAFF EDITORIAL] Inclusive communities start with recognizing members’ stories

[STAFF EDITORIAL] Inclusive communities start with recognizing members’ stories

RubicOnline Staff

November 30, 2018


Filed under EDITORIAL, OPINION

The student ignorance of the community members that do not inherently interact with us has gone on too long.

[STAFF EDITORIAL] Students need to show appreciation of teachers through respect

[STAFF EDITORIAL] Students need to show appreciation of teachers through respect

The Rubicon Staff, Editorial

November 20, 2018


Filed under EDITORIAL, OPINION

Although gender and veteran status impact the degree of respect teachers are given, it shouldn't.

[STAFF EDITORIAL] Big words mask true meaning

[STAFF EDITORIAL] Big words mask true meaning

RubicOnline Staff

September 21, 2018


Filed under EDITORIAL, OPINION

In the classroom, jargon is a way of skirting around uncomfortable topics such as race or gender. Resorting to euphemistic and vague words to discuss, for example, slavery and the American Civil War, is appealing, but harmful to objective learning.

STAFF EDITORIAL: Student elections lack representation and integrity

STAFF EDITORIAL: Student elections lack representation and integrity

RubicOnline Staff

May 18, 2018


Filed under EDITORIAL, OPINION, TOP STORIES

Student officer elections must reflect the diversity within the student body and better mimic democracy.

STAFF EDITORIAL: Truth in advertising: prioritize student clubs

STAFF EDITORIAL: Truth in advertising: prioritize student clubs

The Rubicon Staff

May 7, 2018


Filed under EDITORIAL

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

[STAFF EDITORIAL] Group discussion improves sexual assault conversation

[STAFF EDITORIAL] Group discussion improves sexual assault conversation

RubicOnline Staff

April 12, 2018


Filed under EDITORIAL, OPINION, TOP STORIES

Sexual Violence is a societal issue that needs to be addressed early and often, SPA has a good start but there is still work to do.

STAFF EDITORIAL: Shed the shadow and find some spirit

STAFF EDITORIAL: Shed the shadow and find some spirit

RubicOnline Staff

February 26, 2018


Filed under EDITORIAL, TOP STORIES

The time between Winter Break and Spring Break can feel like a bleak void--unless it's filled with community and meaning.

STAFF EDITORIAL: We need to change how SPA talks about race

STAFF EDITORIAL: We need to change how SPA talks about race

The Rubicon Staff, Editorial

February 17, 2018


Filed under EDITORIAL, OPINION

Teachers, the administration, and students are all contributing to the current state of how we talk about race. To support a better system, these three groups need to work together.

STAFF EDITORIAL: Increase appreciation towards temporary classrooms

STAFF EDITORIAL: Increase appreciation towards temporary classrooms

The RubicOnline Staff

April 11, 2017


Filed under EDITORIAL, OPINION

Students must reframe their mindset towards the portable classrooms and view them as a new experience and not an inconvenience.

STAFF EDITORIAL: Opposing opinions should be shared more openly and accepted more readily

STAFF EDITORIAL: Opposing opinions should be shared more openly and accepted more readily

The RubicOnline Staff

February 25, 2017


Filed under EDITORIAL, OPINION, TOP STORIES

SPA students should take a risk and share their opposing opinions more often.