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Fair share: shop around the world with Ten Thousand Villages

Fair share: shop around the world with Ten Thousand Villages

Maddie Fisher, Staff Writer

February 24, 2020

Ten Thousand Villages is a non-profit organization that provides opportunities for artisans around the world to support themselves.

Feed My Starving Children saves lives through meal packs

Feed My Starving Children saves lives through meal packs

Jake Hosszu, Staff Writer

February 22, 2020

Working to end hunger starts with accessibility to food, which is a struggle for many.

[SPA THINKS] How has your life changed in the past six months?

[SPA THINKS] How has your life changed in the past six months?

Jenny Ries, The Rubicon

February 19, 2020

A lot can happen in the span of six months to shape an individual in a significant way. In the sixth month of the 2019-2020 school year, five students shared experiences that have shaped them in some way in the past six months, both in and out of school.

How I eat: students with special diets

How I eat: students with special diets

Lucia Granja, RubicOnline

February 19, 2020

Sophomore Annika Brelsford, junior Aman Rahman, and sophomore Divya Bhargava have special diets.

[10 QUESTIONS] Thissen stays faithful to church

[10 QUESTIONS] Thissen stays faithful to church

Will Schavee, RubicOnline

February 17, 2020

Junior Evan Thissen is very active at Mt. Olivet, a place that has introduced him to a large network of friends and activities.

“Everyone should have a bed.”

“Everyone should have a bed.”

Charles Hickman, Staff Writer

February 15, 2020

My Very Own Bed has donated nearly 2,000 beds to kids in need. Even today, they rely on volunteers to aid their bed-making.

Human trafficking: breaking out of stigmatization

Human trafficking: breaking out of stigmatization

Eloise Duncan, The Rubicon

February 14, 2020

The FBI has identified the Twin Cities as being of the 13 cities in the United States with a high rate of child prostitution due to human trafficking.

International Institute of Minnesota provides hope for immigrants and refugees

International Institute of Minnesota provides hope for immigrants and refugees

Evie Sampsell-Jones, Staff Writer

February 8, 2020

The Institute, which opened in 1919, originally served immigrant women, supporting them and also teaching English and citizenship classes.

True crime: a fascination with psychology

True crime: a fascination with psychology

Melissa Nie, Director of RubicOnline

February 3, 2020

Serial killers, chilling acts, scams, and unsolved mysteries—what makes these things so interesting?

Loppet Foundation promotes outdoor equity

Loppet Foundation promotes outdoor equity

Tommy Verhey, Staff Writer

February 1, 2020

The Loppet Foundation helps underserved youth and families go outside on adventures.