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Detentions: are they the right way to deal with problems?

Detentions: are they the right way to deal with problems?

Henry Burkhardt

October 29, 2019

Detentions are an oversimplified, overused answer to a larger problem.

Greta Thunberg vs. the thousands of people who came before her

Greta Thunberg vs. the thousands of people who came before her

Elizabeth Trevathan, RubicOnline

October 9, 2019

The environmental justice movement didn’t start with Greta Thunberg, and it shouldn’t end with her.

Homecoming week is over. Keep the spirit alive.

Homecoming week is over. Keep the spirit alive.

Lynn Reynolds, Production Manager

October 2, 2019

Unless the Spartan is there, the cheers are nonexistent.

[PHOTO STORY] Thursday’s Democratic debate shined light on candidate’s priorities

[PHOTO STORY] Thursday’s Democratic debate shined light on candidate’s priorities

Lucia Granja, RubicOnline

September 13, 2019

The recent debate sparked an interesting conversation for students.

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.

Your unnecessary comments are hurting those around you

Your unnecessary comments are hurting those around you

Lucia Granja, RubicOnline Editor

May 23, 2019

It’s very damaging to receive feedback about something that you can’t change.

Save our planet, not Notre Dame

Save our planet, not Notre Dame

Zekiah Juliusson, Staff Writer

May 4, 2019

There is nothing against people donating their money to a cause they believe in, but the world population needs to come together to convince those who can to donate to a greater cause: saving our earth.

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.

New library fee policy ensures greater accessibility

New library fee policy ensures greater accessibility

Lucy Sandeen, The Rubicon Editor

February 21, 2019

An overhaul of Saint Paul Public Libary’s late fines makes access to reading materials easier and more fiscally responsible. St. Paul Mayor Melvin Carter first proposed an overhaul of the Saint Paul Public Library’s fee system in Aug. 2018, wiping the slate clean for 51,000 library card holders whose access to books were blocked because of overdue book fees and making those same fees more ...

[OVERTIME] Never underestimate bench players

[OVERTIME] Never underestimate bench players

Andrew Johnson, The Rubicon Editor

November 19, 2018

As athletes, we need to do a better job making sure every player on a team knows their worth.

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...

Stop worrying about college; start doing things you love

Stop worrying about college; start doing things you love

Jenny Sogin, The Rubicon Editor

April 20, 2018

Take electives and extracurriculars that truly interest you and not just to add them to a college application.