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Students collect cans for the community with CAS

Students collect cans for the community with CAS

Liv Larsen, Interactive Storytelling Team

November 2, 2018


Filed under NEWS

On Halloween, members of Community Action and Service participated in a can drive and collected five bags of food.

[QUIZ] Personalized Halloween Weekend

[QUIZ] Personalized Halloween Weekend

Isabel Gisser, Production Manager

October 26, 2018


Filed under FEATURE

Discover fall-themed activities for scaredy cats and horror aficionados alike.

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.

Halloween movie playlist offers year long entertainment

Halloween movie playlist offers year long entertainment

Jake Adams, RubicOnline Editor

November 2, 2017


Filed under A&E

Halloween may be over but the love for getting scared is not. These three Halloween classics can offer year-long entertainment.

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 A&E

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.

IC posters demote cultural appropriation in Halloween costumes

IC posters demote cultural appropriation in Halloween costumes

Noah Raaum, Videographer

October 31, 2017


Filed under NEWS

Dress up as a cat, a witch, a donut, or a skeleton — not a culture.

Carve out the creativity this October

Carve out the creativity this October

Chloe Morse, The Rubicon Editor

October 27, 2017


Filed under A&E

Pumpkin carving can be a ton of fun in the fall, but these three methods offer a new twist on the old tradition.

Delve into the Darkness: ValleySCARE disappoints thrill-seekers with long lines

Delve into the Darkness: ValleySCARE disappoints thrill-seekers with long lines

Marlee Baron, The Rubicon Editor

October 26, 2017


Filed under FEATURE

Looking for frights at ValleySCARE? Consider somewhere else. The Rubicon Editor Marlee Baron expresses her disappointment with a first-person narrative of the thrills--and fails--at the park.

Marbled Pumpkin

Marbled Pumpkin

Chloe Morse, The Rubicon Editor

October 25, 2017


Filed under Uncategorized

Fill your container three-fourths full of water, and add a drop of nail polish, letting it sit on top and not mixing it in. Then, add more drops of nail polishes, preferably different colors, to the center of the original drop. You can add as much nail polish as you want, and as many different colors as you...

Mummy Pumpkin

Mummy Pumpkin

Chloe Morse, The Rubicon Editor

October 25, 2017


Filed under Uncategorized

The first thing you want to do is put a dab of hot glue at the top of the pumpkin near the base of the stem. Then take your medical gauze, stick it to the hot glue until it dries, and start wrapping the gauze around the pumpkin. Once you cover the entire pumpkin, glue the end down with another dab o...

Classic Jack-O-Lantern

Classic Jack-O-Lantern

Chloe Morse, The Rubicon Editor

October 25, 2017


Filed under Uncategorized

First, trace a face onto your pumpkin with a sharpie, and then a circle around your stem. You can make whatever design you want for the face, just be sure that you don’t make anything too complicated otherwise it’ll be hard to cut out. Using the pumpkin saw (or a serrated knife), cut out the stem ...

Students share scary stories as fall tradition

Students share scary stories as fall tradition

Dianne Caravela, Staff Writer

October 30, 2014


Filed under FEATURE, TOP STORIES

As she closed the door to the dark basement, a sudden impulse to bolt up the staircase as fast as she could seized her. Lying in bed about to fall asleep, a strange shadow caught his eye, jolting him awake. It could be strange sounds on a dark night or things moving with no explanation. Whatever it...