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The Rubicon

Science proves that typing notes is killing your grade

Science proves that typing notes is killing your grade

Elizabeth Trevathan, RubicOnline Editor

May 10, 2019

Classes often begin with students opening their laptop, but typing notes aren’t as beneficial as the students think they are. In fact, typing notes makes preparing for tests much tougher than it should be. Scientific studies and surveys prove that there is a magical thing about writing notes down ...

Ninth graders successfully petition for study hall release

Ninth graders successfully petition for study hall release

Mason Brooks, Staff Writer

May 9, 2019

Ninth graders Sophie Cullen and Olivia Szaj petititioned for free study halls, and the class is grateful.

4 apps that will help you thrive this school year

4 apps that will help you thrive this school year

Liv Larsen, Interactive Storytelling Team

September 17, 2018

Boost your productivity with apps to regulate phone use and improve mental health and sleep schedule.

Two Sides, One Issue: Caffeine helps students achieve success

Two Sides, One Issue: Caffeine helps students achieve success

Melissa Nie, Staff Writer

March 8, 2017

Caffeine is beneficial to its users when taken in moderate amounts.

Not magic, just music

Not magic, just music

Jared Grossman, Staff Writer

November 1, 2014

Whether it’s rocking to Radiohead or jamming to Jay-Z, music undoubtedly has its effect on everyone. But what is that effect?