• 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

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Mock midterms mirror official election

Mock midterms mirror official election

Isabel Gisser, Production Manager

November 7, 2018


Filed under NEWS, TOP STORIES

The Nov. 6 SPA Midterms yielded similar results to the state wide election.

Make your voice heard in midterms

Make your voice heard in midterms

Isabel Gisser, Production Manager

October 30, 2018


Filed under FEATURE

Government and Citizenship teacher Aaron Shulow provides input on how to approach the 2018 midterms.

INFOGRAPHIC: Students predict the midterm elections

INFOGRAPHIC: Students predict the midterm elections

Maren Ostrem, The Rubicon Editor

October 27, 2018


Filed under NEWS

Students were given the opportunity to predict the outcome of midterm elections. Here are the results.

[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.

Larsen connects with voters as a congressional candidate intern

Larsen connects with voters as a congressional candidate intern

Chloe Morse, The Rubicon Editor

September 7, 2018


Filed under FEATURE, TOP STORIES

Senior Kaia Larsen gets out the word (and the vote) on Angie Craig campaign.

The Current (Events): Senators need a lesson in tech-literacy

The Current (Events): Senators need a lesson in tech-literacy

Jack Benson, The Rubicon Editor

May 1, 2018


Filed under COLUMNS, OPINION

As the role technology plays in American life continues to grow, it will become more and more important for our policy makers to be caught up.

Voting outreach specialist encourages and informs seniors

Voting outreach specialist encourages and informs seniors

Iya Abdulkarim, Editor-in-Chief

April 16, 2018


Filed under NEWS

On April 16, Voter Outreach Specialist Michael Wall from the Minnesota Secretary of State helped inform and educate the seniors about voter registration.

A right and a privilege: addressing low voter turnout in the United States

A right and a privilege: addressing low voter turnout in the United States

Amodhya Samarakoon, Creative Design Manager

December 12, 2016


Filed under FEATURE

In general, voter turnout in the United States is shockingly low. According to FairVote.org, voting was at its highest at only 63.9% in 1960 between Republican candidate Richard Nixon and Democratic candidate/winner John F. Kennedy. It had plummeted to its lowest a couple decades before at 48.9% in 1924 bet...