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Add humanities into economics courses

Add humanities into economics courses

Noah Raaum, Creative Design Manager

February 23, 2019

Economics is the ideal STEM-humanities course for its relevance, usefulness and uniqueness.

Students strategize for math and science exams

Students strategize for math and science exams

Martha Sanchez, RubicOnline Editor

November 28, 2018

With math and science exams approaching, students share concerns and study tips.

SPA Thinks: Math vs. Science

SPA Thinks: Math vs. Science

Martha Sanchez, RubicOnline Editor

October 25, 2018

The addition of the Hugh K. Schilling Center has sparked debate within students: which is better, math or science?

Turner dominates Men’s World Four Square Championships

Turner dominates Men’s World Four Square Championships

Lynn Reynolds, RubicOnline Editor

September 27, 2018

Jasper Turner, a new addition to the SPA math department, won acclaim for an unconventional sport.

Students prepare to take AMC 12 math exam

Students prepare to take AMC 12 math exam

Kelby Wittenberg, Chief Visual Editor

January 25, 2018

The AMC 12 test covers a wide variety of topics and is used to determine the nation's top high school mathematicians.

Meet the New Teachers: Amber Armstrong

Webster Lehmann, Creative Design Manager

October 14, 2017

In the fourth installment of the Meet the New Teachers video series, US math teacher Amber Armstrong talks about her favorite video games, shares why she became a teacher, and gives advice for current students.

Hugh K. Schilling Center Groundbreaking

Noah Raaum, Videographer

September 27, 2017

The ceremonial groundbreaking of the Hugh K. Schilling Math and Science Center took place Sept. 25.

Weighting grades is a heavy issue

Weighting grades is a heavy issue

Isabel Gisser and Flannery Enneking-Norton

March 7, 2017

There are multiple angles to consider in the debate about adopting a weighted system at SPA.

Honors courses should be offered in the humanities

Honors courses should be offered in the humanities

Staff Editorial

October 29, 2014

Students should think about a past assignment that they were so excited about, it didn’t feel like work. While most may not feel this way about every assignment, finding a subject for which they do, discovering a passion, is one of the most rewarding parts of any education. Honors classes are...