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Teacher tips for math and science exams

Teacher tips for math and science exams

Martha Sanchez, RubicOnline Editor

May 28, 2019

Review Days begin today; math and science teachers recommend the best ways to study for the upcoming exams.

Liminal SPAces: Diving into spooky spots

Liminal SPAces: Diving into spooky spots

Melissa Nie, RubicOnline Editor

March 14, 2019

Melissa Nie explores spaces that give off strange vibes around the school.

McVeety reflects on SPA’s construction history, impacts

McVeety reflects on SPA’s construction history, impacts

Bobby Verhey, Staff Writer

November 15, 2017

St. Paul Academy and Summit School has undergone many renovations during US math teacher Jim McVeety's time, but each addition bolsters the school's mission and improves its ability to serve its students.

Blue/Gold assemblies hold unknown significance

Blue/Gold assemblies hold unknown significance

Mimi Geller, RubicOnline Editor

April 29, 2017

With the class of 2017 being finished with speeches, taking a glimpse into the history of speeches offers insight on how they have changed.

Just before Earth Day, USC hosts Speaker Day

Just before Earth Day, USC hosts Speaker Day

Jasper Green, The Rubicon Editor

April 26, 2017

On April 21, USC organized an event with speakers from across Minnesota to talk about the environment.

PHOTO GALLERY: What’s behind the door?

PHOTO GALLERY: What’s behind the door?

Mimi Geller, RubicOnline Editor

March 31, 2017

The new wall blocking off the construction zone for the new math and science building invites student and faculty creativity.

37 years later, the Blood Drive still thrives

37 years later, the Blood Drive still thrives

Emily Thissen, RubicOnline Editor

February 5, 2017

After starting in 1980, the Red Cross Blood Drive is still being hosted by SPA each year.

Math teachers McVeety and Boulger engage in a book club together

Math teachers McVeety and Boulger engage in a book club together

Lucas Johnson, Sports Editor

March 21, 2016

Familiar faces in the math area actually read together in a book club outside of school.

New Speaker Series spotlights professional application of academics

New Speaker Series spotlights professional application of academics

Lucas Johnson and Boraan Abdulkarim

January 4, 2016

This year's theme: Empowering Individuals to Better the Greater Community.

Then and Now: McVeety reflects on decades of coaching

Then and Now: McVeety reflects on decades of coaching

Catherine Braman, Online Editor-In-Chief

November 23, 2014

“It was Senior Night 2003. There was only one senior on the team, Adam Schanfield, who loved the game and played through more than his share of ankle sprains.  There were only twelve seconds left in the game and we were down, but Adam hit three three-point shots in the final seconds to win. Unbelievable, bu...

Fiction titles top the lists of students, faculty

Fiction titles top the lists of students, faculty

Gita Raman, Feature Editor

March 24, 2014

As the days get warmer, the snow begins to melt, and the school year nears closer to an end, students and faculty at St. Paul Academy and Summit School begin to pick up new books for their own enjoyment. Upper School librarian Kate Brooks recommends The Obsidian Blade by Pete Hautman to those who...