• The next senior speeches will take place on January 18, with speakers Preston Fares, Emily Schlinger, and Annie Kristal

  • The winter student art reception will take place this Friday, January 11, from 3-4:30 PM

  • The first part of senior retreat will take place on Friday, January 11, from 8:00-11:25 AM

The Rubicon

[Q&A] The poet’s mind: Inside the writing process

[Q&A] The poet’s mind: Inside the writing process

Sam Hanson, RubicOnline Editor

December 19, 2018


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

A Q&A with Upper school English teacher and poet Dr. Claire Wahmanholm.

Poet Bao Phi talks to 10th graders about writing, racism, American society

Poet Bao Phi talks to 10th graders about writing, racism, American society

Bobby Verhey, RubicOnline Editor

October 12, 2018


Filed under NEWS

Poetry performance artist and published author Bao Phi spoke to the sophomore class during Wednesday's X-Period on the topics of race, fatherhood, and American society.

Wahmanholm wins 2018 Lindquist & Vennuum Prize for Poetry

Wahmanholm wins 2018 Lindquist & Vennuum Prize for Poetry

Kelby Wittenberg, RubicOnline Editor

May 11, 2018


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

Dr. Claire Wahmanholm won $10,000 in prize money and will have a collection of her poems published nationally.

Book Fest keynote writes for an audience

Book Fest keynote writes for an audience

Chloe Morse, The Rubicon Editor

November 10, 2017


Filed under FEATURE, TOP STORIES

Mike Bazzett will speak to the student body on Nov. 13 about poetry and its relevance for today's readers.

Recitations: “Poetry: Craft and Criticism” students present poems

Recitations: “Poetry: Craft and Criticism” students present poems

Javier Whitaker-Castaneda, Managing Editor

February 28, 2016


Filed under RECENT STORIES, VIDEOS

Students in poetry class recite a poem of their choosing.

Poetry Out Loud winner announced after second round of recitations

Poetry Out Loud winner announced after second round of recitations

Sophie Jaro, Opinions Editor

December 11, 2015


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT, NEWS

Winner Meghan Joyce recited Emily Brontë’s “Ah why, Because the Dazzling Sun” and Rita Mae Reese’s “Dear Reader" to win the competition.

Poetry Out Loud provides platform for poetic passions

Poetry Out Loud provides platform for poetic passions

Ellie Nowakowski, Staff Writer

November 4, 2015


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT, TOP STORIES

US English teacher Philip de Sa e Silva has started a group called Poetry Out Loud where students interested in poetry have the opportunity to recite and participate in a school-wide competition.