• Midterm Exams Dec. 19: Per 7 (9-10:30 a.m.) and 8 (1-2:30 p.m.)
  • Midterm Exams Dec. 18: Per 3 (9-10:30 a.m.) and 4 (1-2:30 p.m.)
  • Midterm Exams Dec. 17: Per 5 (9-10:30 a.m.) and 6 (1-2:30 p.m.)

The Rubicon

When the Opinion Board returns, students determine its value

When the Opinion Board returns, students determine its value

Lucia Granja, RubicOnline

September 5, 2019

The opinion board will stay, but that choice will prove meaningless if students don't use it.

College denial letters show everyone is human

College denial letters show everyone is human

Martha Sanchez, RubicOnline Editor

May 22, 2019

Leaving a lasting legacy, seniors have displayed their college rejection letters on the opinion board. For juniors especially, the letters show that disappointment is inevitable in the college admissions process.

Why the Opinion Board matters

Why the Opinion Board matters

Will Rinkoff, Staff Writer

March 11, 2019

There are plenty of reasons to keep it, and I mean besides just freedom of speech.

Opinion Board should remain a space for written conversations

Opinion Board should remain a space for written conversations

Melissa Nie, RubicOnline Editor

January 9, 2019

The Opinion Board desperately needs to be revamped, but external discussions are not the answer.

Opinion Board up and running, but students can not forget the requirements

Opinion Board up and running, but students can not forget the requirements

Tana Ososki, Writer

November 15, 2018

Now that the opinion board is up and running the student body needs a reminder of how to use it respectfully. First off what is the opinion board? The board that is run by the Upper School Council. It’s intent is for students to use it and write down there opinions about concerns or ideas that t...

People need to walk the walk and not just talk

People need to walk the walk and not just talk

Ellie Findell, Production Manager

January 11, 2018

People must follow through with actions after their words. If not, nothing will ever get done and no real change can be made.

STAFF EDITORIAL: Curb complaints and appreciate SPA’s merits

STAFF EDITORIAL: Curb complaints and appreciate SPA’s merits

The Rubicon Staff, Editorial

December 12, 2017

SPA is always looking to improve itself, but sometimes its best to recognize all the reasons SPA is great.

Letter to the Editor: Let’s be constructive not destructive

Letter to the Editor: Let’s be constructive not destructive

Ethan Asis

December 12, 2017

We should work on being more constructive as a community, especially when it comes to politics.

Revise opinion board posts to build positive environment

Revise opinion board posts to build positive environment

Quinn Christensen, Staff Writer

February 17, 2017

Emotion and empathy are crucial in tough discussions.

New post-its make the opinion board a more colorful, but less peaceful space

New post-its make the opinion board a more colorful, but less peaceful space

Peter Blanchfield, RubicOnline Editor

December 5, 2016

USC's new post-it responses for the Opinion Board need to be refined to make sure everyone is treated fairly.

Administration calls for inclusion of all political views, warns against hate speech

Administration calls for inclusion of all political views, warns against hate speech

Diane Huang, Director of RubicOnline

November 28, 2016

Principal Chris Hughes addressed the entire upper school in a morning assembly on Nov. 22.

Opinion Board should feature only signed opinions

Opinion Board should feature only signed opinions

Mini Editorial

November 8, 2016

All opinions on the Opinion Board including "plus 1" and "minus 1" comments should require a signature to create accountability for student opinions and expand the conversation about an issue.