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The Rubicon

The Rubicon Awards

2017-18 AWARDS


National Scholastic Press Association

All American

NSPA Pacemaker Finalist (Print), Winner (Online)

Design of the Year: Jonah Harrison, Thinspiration, Aureus (HM)


Columbia Scholastic Press Association:

CSPA Gold Medalist (Hybrid)

2018 Gold Crown Award



School Newspapers Online:

Distinguished Site


State Recognition:

JEM All State Gold – Online and Print

JEM All State Silver – Aureus Feature Magazine

Best of Show

2nd Place, RubicOnline Website

4th Place, The Rubicon Newspaper

4th Place, The Aureus

Gold Medallion – 3rd Place – Website General Excellence

MHSPA Individual Awards

Mimi Geller – 1st Place – Broadcast Feature Story – “The Making of a Musical” (Pt 1)

Sophie Jaro – 1st Place – Newspaper Page One Design (December 2016)

Mimi Geller – 2nd Place – Online Multimedia Package (Ultimate v. Washburn)

Melissa Nie – 2nd Place – Editorial Cartoon (May 2017 Online)

Mimi Geller – 3rd Place – Newspaper Sports Photo (Ultimate Frisbee)

Michael Forsgren – 4th Place – Newspaper Review (24K Magic)

Jasper Green – 4th Place – Newspaper News Story (April 2017 – Speaker Day)

Iya Abdulkarim – 5th Place – Newspaper Center Spread Design (September 2016 – #Goals)

Mimi Geller – 5th Place – Newspaper Feature Photo (Moen – Geography)

Chloe Morse – 6th Place – Newspaper Feature Story (December 2016 – Foreign Languages)

Noah Raaum, Sam Hanson – 7th Place – Newspaper Sports Story (Boys Lacrosse)

Kelby Wittenberg – 9th Place – Newspaper News Photo (One Acts – Dec/Jan Issue)

2018 Minnesota Journalist of the Year

Finalist – Iya Abdulkarim, 2017-18 Editor in Chief