• 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

Violence at U. S. / Mexico border spurs debate

Violence at U. S. / Mexico border spurs debate

Elizabeth Trevathan and Salah Abdulkarim

December 18, 2018


Filed under NEWS

Students believe immigrants should not be forced out of the U.S.

Students consider immigration issue

Students consider immigration issue

John Wilhelm, News Editor

December 27, 2013


Filed under OPINION, TOP STORIES

“I applied for citizenship when I came here at nine months old,” senior Bilal Askari recounted. “At ten months, I got my permanent residency. I should have my citizenship within a year.” The topic of immigration is a divisive one, which seems to extend past party lines, confusing politicians, eco...

Column: Immigration issue requires closer look at benefits and drawbacks

Column: Immigration issue requires closer look at benefits and drawbacks

Nick Cohen, Columnist

December 3, 2013


Filed under OPINION

With over 11 million undocumented workers currently residing in the United States and many others searching for ways to get inside our borders, there is no doubt that American immigration policies need to be reviewed. Now, it is simply a question of how best to overcome the current situation with the g...

With the help of a congressman, Castellanos escapes Cuba and unites with family

With the help of a congressman, Castellanos escapes Cuba and unites with family

Andy Monserud, Op/Ed Editor

March 15, 2013


Filed under FEATURE

While the United States is a nation comprised entirely of immigrants and descendents of immigrants, getting here is often more difficult than it’s portrayed.  Upper School Spanish teacher Rolando Castellanos’ story is a prime example of this.  Castellanos came to the United States from Cuba in...