• The Upper School exchange students from France arrived on 2/15

  • The senior speeches for the week of 2/17 are Jeffrey Huang, Peter Moore, Jenny Sogin, and Will Swanson

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Assembly reflected on significance of MLK

Assembly reflected on significance of MLK

Eloise Duncan, The Rubicon Editor

February 13, 2019


Filed under NEWS

MLK Day was on Jan. 21, and students reflected on the importance of that day in advisory and in an upper-school assembly.

“Transform the jangling discords… into a beautiful symphony of brotherhood.”

“Transform the jangling discords… into a beautiful symphony of brotherhood.”

Kelby Wittenberg, RubicOnline Editor

January 19, 2019


Filed under OPINION

Students should feel obliged to do something to further improve their community on MLK Day.

More than a day off: MLK Day offers opportunities to give back

Nitya Thakkar, RubicOnline Editor

January 14, 2018


Filed under FEATURE, TOP STORIES

To honor the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., volunteer and serve the community on Jan. 15.

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day assembly features films in place of speaker

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day assembly features films in place of speaker

Boraan Abdulkarim, Cover Story Editor

February 24, 2014


Filed under NEWS

Year after year, students shuffle into the Briggs Gymnasium, opening up their ears and their minds to the year’s designated speaker for the Martin Luther King Jr. Assembly. This year, however, Intercultural Club members decided on a new twist to the tradition, while still fulfilling the same original...

Staff Editorial: We need to re-examine racial discourse

Staff Editorial: We need to re-examine racial discourse

The Rubicon Staff

February 21, 2014


Filed under EDITORIAL, OPINION

Following Martin Luther King Jr. day, it’s an appropriate time to reevaluate how we treat others, and manage discussions about race. It’d be an understatement to say we’ve advanced far from the overt racial insensitivity of the mid 1900s, but that’s hardly a reason to drop the issue entirely....