• The senior speeches this week are Aidan McVea, Zeke Lam, Phillip Bragg, and Claire Hallaway

  • The USC blood drive will be taking place this Tuesday, Feb 12, from 7am-3:30pm

The Rubicon

Students give advice on minimizing stress during exams

Students give advice on minimizing stress during exams

Maren Ostrem and Aman Rahman

May 30, 2018


Filed under FEATURE

Optimize study time effectiveness and succeed on finals by taking a few tips.

No longer for studying: Huss lacks student maturity

No longer for studying: Huss lacks student maturity

Mimi Geller, Director of RubicOnline

May 23, 2018


Filed under OPINION

More often than not, the Huss Center manifests crumbs, wrappers, and student immaturity that is shed during free periods.

If faced with failure, fight temptations and find motivation

If faced with failure, fight temptations and find motivation

Iya Abdulkarim, Rubicon Editor-in-Chief

December 15, 2017


Filed under OPINION

Failure is a part of everybody's journey, it should be taken on and used as motivation the next challenge.

Peer Helpers prep community for semester exams

Peer Helpers prep community for semester exams

Martha Sanchez, Staff Writer

December 7, 2017


Filed under NEWS

With exam season approaching fast, Peer Helpers aims to lower stress levels.

PHOTO GALLERY: Students share tips for stressful relaxing exam season

PHOTO GALLERY: Students share tips for <strike>stressful</strike> <i>relaxing</i> exam season

Mimi Geller, Director of RubicOnline

December 7, 2017


Filed under FEATURE, TOP STORIES

As semester exams approach, students reflect on what forms of self-care keep them from getting too stressed.

Nervous? Say “I’m excited!”

Mimi Geller, RubicOnline Editor

March 7, 2017


Filed under VIDEOS

US counselor Susanna Short and students offer their insight on beneficial stress management.

Recognize each other: say “hello,” reduce stress

Recognize each other: say “hello,” reduce stress

Mimi Geller, RubicOnline Editor

December 8, 2016


Filed under OPINION

Saying "hello" to peers and recognizing one and other can spread happiness and reduce stress.

Seniors work to make quarter 1 count

Seniors work to make quarter 1 count

Flannery Enneking-Norton, Staff Writer

October 24, 2016


Filed under NEWS, TOP STORIES

As the first quarter of the school year comes to a close, seniors breathe a sigh of relief.

End of the quarter provides an opportunity to shift time management

End of the quarter provides an opportunity to shift time management

Jasper Green, Staff Writer

March 11, 2016


Filed under OPINION, RECENT STORIES, TOP STORIES

Students should strive to utilize free periods so that more time is created for academic activities.

Standardized testing season takes over and students feel the squeeze

Standardized testing season takes over and students feel the squeeze

Lauren Boettcher, News Editor

November 6, 2015


Filed under FEATURE, TOP STORIES

The stakes are high for many students when it comes to standardized testing, resulting in increased stress levels.

Finish this sentence: Sharing grades with peers…should be anonymous

Finish this sentence: Sharing grades with peers…should be anonymous

Diane Huang, Online Chief Visual Editor

December 10, 2014


Filed under OPINION

Competition is extremely beneficial for students to mutually improve. Of course, to create this competitive environment and establish ranks, students would need to share grades. A great way to combat the negative effects of personal grade sharing, would be for teachers to post anonymous lists of recent...