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[FILTERED] Students share their favorite childhood memory

[FILTERED] Students share their favorite childhood memory

Bobby Verhey, Social Media Manager

May 23, 2019


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Students used the "Baby" filter on Snapchat to answer the question: "What is your favorite childhood memory?"

Annual Peru Trip builds language skills and expands world view for students

Annual Peru Trip builds language skills and expands world view for students

Zekiah Juliusson, RubicOnline Editor

May 21, 2019


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Annual Peru trip allows students to build language skills and see the world and new cultures.

Students prepare for research in Costa Rica

Students prepare for research in Costa Rica

Clara Garner, Staff Writer

May 20, 2019


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Once a month the group of students going on the Biology trip to Costa Rica meetup to prepare the trip.

Students pioneer new (or revitalize old) clubs

Students pioneer new (or revitalize old) clubs

Martha Sanchez, RubicOnline Editor

May 16, 2019


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While many clubs have existed in the SPA community for years, some students seek to pioneer new clubs or revive forgotten ones.

[WHAT’S ON MY DESK?] Dye showcases student work throughout her office

[WHAT’S ON MY DESK?] Dye showcases student work throughout her office

Eloise Duncan, The Rubicon Editor

May 16, 2019


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Director of Intercultural Life Karen Dye displays artwork and other mementos from her time at SPA.

Thrifters model sustainability with every (secondhand) step

Thrifters model sustainability with every (secondhand) step

Tana Ososki, Opinions Editor

May 13, 2019


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More and more young people are becoming aware of the importance of climate change. Even though thrift shopping is a small step in the right direction, it’s a step nonetheless.

Thompson Wing opens, students explore

Thompson Wing opens, students explore

Clara Garner, Staff Writer

May 10, 2019


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The school year is boiling down and with a month left the newly renovated Thompson wing is finally been opened.

Lost and found: Rodriguez recounts her dog’s return

Lost and found: Rodriguez recounts her dog’s return

Melissa Nie, Director of RubicOnline

May 8, 2019


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US History and Social Studies teacher Olivia Rodriguez has had numerous dogs over the years, each with their own unique tales.

The secret to the perfect cup of coffee

The secret to the perfect cup of coffee

Bobby Verhey, RubicOnline Editor

May 5, 2019


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It's not uncommon to see students walk around with cups and mugs of coffee. This begs the question: What is the perfect cup of coffee?

Junior chemistry projects inspire creativity

Junior chemistry projects inspire creativity

Martha Sanchez, RubicOnline Editor

May 3, 2019


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Juniors work to complete chemistry projects, a month long creative experiment in which students test and analyze chemical problems.

[Q&A] Geller finds joy in journalism

[Q&A] Geller finds joy in journalism

Liv Larsen, RubicOnline Editor

May 2, 2019


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Director of RubicOnline Mimi Geller won Minnesota Journalist of the Year and was selected as a national JOY finalist.