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Students show growing dismay after month-long government shutdown

Students show growing dismay after month-long government shutdown

Noah Raaum, Creative Design Manager

January 25, 2019


Filed under NEWS

Martin Luther King Jr. Day—a day of celebration, service and progress—marked the 32nd of the longest government shutdown in United States history.

[BOOK REVIEW] Michelle Obama opens up about hardships she faces in Becoming

[BOOK REVIEW] Michelle Obama opens up about hardships she faces in Becoming

Meagan Massie, Feature editor

December 17, 2018


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT, REVIEWS

Michelle Obama shares her hardships and love to her husband, Barack Obama, in her biography "Becoming."

The Current (Events): Fighting change does not work

The Current (Events): Fighting change does not work

Jack Benson, Editor-in-Chief

November 19, 2018


Filed under COLUMNS, OPINION

History provides that those on the side of change triumph in the end.

[THE THIRD WAY] On Kavanaugh

[THE THIRD WAY] On Kavanaugh

Kieran Singh, Columnist

October 3, 2018


Filed under COLUMNS, OPINION

In this column post Kieran Singh explores reasons, other than alleged sexual assault, why Kavanaugh is unfit for the US Supreme Court.

Students march to Capitol

Students march to Capitol

Marlee Baron, Managing Editor

April 23, 2018


Filed under Uncategorized

“Protect students, not guns” “We are enraged” “Thoughts and prayers are not bulletproof.” These are just some of the messages that were plastered on signs in the Huss Center on Apr. 20 as students gathered to walk to the capitol to rally against gun violence This particular walkout, althou...

A war on words: feminism vs. egalitarianism

A war on words: feminism vs. egalitarianism

Webster Lehmann and Ellie Findell

February 1, 2018


Filed under OPINION

Two side, one issue: should we use the word feminism to describe gender equality?

Franken called resignation ‘ironic’, but he needed to focus on actions

Franken called resignation ‘ironic’, but he needed to focus on actions

Ellie Findell, RubicOnline Production Manager

December 8, 2017


Filed under OPINION

Al Franken fails to show true accountability for his actions despite still calling himself an ally to women.

Carter and Frey win, mayoral election results

Carter and Frey win, mayoral election results

Ellie Findell, RubicOnline Production Manager

November 8, 2017


Filed under NEWS

On Nov 7 the elections took place with mayoral wins by Melvin Carter and Jacob Frey.

Exclusive interview: MN legislator Ilhan Omar

Exclusive interview: MN legislator Ilhan Omar

Jonah Harrison, Chief Visual Editor

October 30, 2017


Filed under FEATURE, TOP STORIES

The Rubicon CVE Jonah Harrison interviews MN legislator, Ilhan Omar about her work in politics and her experience as a minority in government.

Roberts calls for respectful and receptive conversations

Roberts calls for respectful and receptive conversations

Iya Abdulkarim, Editor-in-Chief

October 11, 2017


Filed under FEATURE

Head of School Bryn Roberts elaborates on the importance of respectful discussions, especially when disagreement is inevitable.

Mourning not the time for politics

Mourning not the time for politics

Webster Lehmann, Creative Design Manager

October 7, 2017


Filed under OPINION

Gun violence is obviously a large problem in the U.S., but this is a time to find unity, process trauma and feel grief, not change policies.

Part 2 of 2: Should teachers share political opinions in classrooms?

Part 2 of 2: Should teachers share political opinions in classrooms?

Nitya Thakkar, Staff Writer

March 3, 2017


Filed under OPINION

No, because this could make students feel targeted and disrupt the harmony of the class.