• The Upper School exchange students from France arrived on 2/15

  • The senior speeches for the week of 2/17 are Jeffrey Huang, Peter Moore, Jenny Sogin, and Will Swanson

The Rubicon

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.

[Artist Profile] Clay shifts form and function in Tietel’s hands

[Artist Profile] Clay shifts form and function in Tietel’s hands

Claire Hallaway, The Rubicon Editor

October 26, 2018


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

Riley Tietel discovered a passion for pottery in a required class in 7th grade. Since then, he makes sure to include a family crest on each piece he creates.

[MY GEEK FACTOR] Tietel harvests his passions through farming

[MY GEEK FACTOR] Tietel harvests his passions through farming

Annie Bottern, RubicOnline Editor

June 4, 2018


Filed under FEATURE

Junior Riley Tietel looks to expand his farming lifestyle in the future.

Trap Shooting: an underrated sport of skill and competition

Trap Shooting: an underrated sport of skill and competition

Tommy Stolpestad, Staff Writer

May 3, 2018


Filed under SPORTS, SPRING SPORTS

With the start of the spring sports season, the Spartan Trap Shooting team is ready to compete.

MY GEEK FACTOR: Stolpestad takes pride in manager skills

MY GEEK FACTOR: Stolpestad takes pride in manager skills

Annie Bottern, RubicOnline Editor

March 16, 2018


Filed under FEATURE

Sophomore Tommy Stolpestad discusses his role as Boys Varsity Hockey team manager.

Just before Earth Day, USC hosts Speaker Day

Just before Earth Day, USC hosts Speaker Day

Jasper Green, The Rubicon Editor

April 26, 2017


Filed under NEWS, TOP STORIES

On April 21, USC organized an event with speakers from across Minnesota to talk about the environment.

SPA THINKS: Sophomores react to new portable classrooms

SPA THINKS: Sophomores react to new portable classrooms

Andrew Johnson, The Rubicon Editor

April 5, 2017


Filed under OPINION

Sophomores Riley Tietel, Eric Lagos and Muriel Lang react to the new portable classrooms at SPA, the site of classes for the next calendar year until the new Schilling Center is ready.

Small numbers allow teams to form close relationships

Small numbers allow teams to form close relationships

Jasper Green, The Rubicon Editor

November 4, 2016


Filed under SPORTS

Fencer Emilia Topp-Johnson, swimmer Matt Suzuki, and Riley Tietel of the Trap Team reflect on the dynamics of their small teams.

Rabbits know what’s up, according to hunter Riley Tietel

Rabbits know what’s up, according to hunter Riley Tietel

Sophie Jaro, Chief Visual Editor

October 9, 2016


Filed under FEATURE

What can you not see, hear, or smell in the St. Paul Academy hallways? Sophomore Riley Tietel preparing for a hunting trip.

Trap Team aims for success and clay targets

Trap Team aims for success and clay targets

Javier Whitaker-Castañeda, Managing Editor

May 6, 2016


Filed under SPORTS, SPRING SPORTS

St.Paul Academy and Summit School's trap team aims to hit goals as well as clay targets.

Advisories wrap gifts for underprivileged families

Advisories wrap gifts for underprivileged families

Jack Benson, Staff Writer

December 9, 2015


Filed under NEWS

Through the Adopt-A-Family program, each advisory was assigned a family to donate and wrap gifts for.