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$1.2 million gets you into Yale? Students aren’t surprised

$1.2 million gets you into Yale? Students aren’t surprised

Noah Raaum, Creative Design Manager

March 13, 2019


Filed under NEWS

There's a foolproof way of getting kids into big-name schools like Yale, Stanford and USC: bribery.

Blood Drive draws teachers, students

Blood Drive draws teachers, students

Tana Ososki, Interactive Storytelling Team

February 19, 2019


Filed under NEWS, Uncategorized

The yearly SPA blood drive experienced some minor setbacks because of a late start due to snow, but USC ensured everything went smoothly.

Opinion Board should remain a space for written conversations

Opinion Board should remain a space for written conversations

Melissa Nie, RubicOnline Editor

January 9, 2019


Filed under OPINION

The Opinion Board desperately needs to be revamped, but external discussions are not the answer.

USC provides a new take on attendance

USC provides a new take on attendance

Tristan Hitchens-Brookins, Interactive Storytelling Team Lead

November 28, 2018


Filed under NEWS

USC created a new version of the attendance policy and plans on applying it this year.

Opinion Board up and running, but students can not forget the requirements

Opinion Board up and running, but students can not forget the requirements

Tana Ososki, Writer

November 15, 2018


Filed under OPINION

Now that the opinion board is up and running the student body needs a reminder of how to use it respectfully. First off what is the opinion board? The board that is run by the Upper School Council. It’s intent is for students to use it and write down there opinions about concerns or ideas that t...

Newly elected officers share plans for next year

Newly elected officers share plans for next year

Lizzie Kristal, Staff Writer

June 2, 2018


Filed under NEWS

Three chairs of elected student groups share their visions for next year.

STC makes future plans following ratification

STC makes future plans following ratification

Isabel Gisser, RubicOnline Editor

May 23, 2018


Filed under NEWS

Voting on an amendment to the USC Constitution closed on May 16, and a majority vote approved a new subdivision of student government.

STAFF EDITORIAL: Student elections lack representation and integrity

STAFF EDITORIAL: Student elections lack representation and integrity

RubicOnline Staff

May 18, 2018


Filed under EDITORIAL, OPINION, TOP STORIES

Student officer elections must reflect the diversity within the student body and better mimic democracy.

Girls speech workshop promotes gender balance for future officer positions

Girls speech workshop promotes gender balance for future officer positions

Mimi Geller, Director of RubicOnline

May 15, 2018


Filed under NEWS

USC Co-presidents Numi Katz and Emilia Topp-Johnson hosted a female-identifying speechwriting workshop to encourage female representation in elected officer positions.

18-19 Officers Elected

18-19 Officers Elected

News in Brief

May 14, 2018


Filed under NEWS

Candidates delivered speeches last Thursday, then the student body voted. Here are the results:

USC aims to create Student Technology Committee

USC aims to create Student Technology Committee

Annie Bottern, RubicOnline Editor

April 19, 2018


Filed under NEWS

The new committee's purpose would be to help the student body use technology more efficiently.

USC supports Red Cross through annual blood drive

USC supports Red Cross through annual blood drive

Peter Blanchfield, Opinions Editor

February 22, 2018


Filed under NEWS

USC hosted its annual Red Cross Blood drive on Feb. 22, with over 30 people participating.