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USC proposes new protest policy

USC proposes new protest policy

Lara Cayci, RubicOnline

January 17, 2020

USC is working on creating a student activism policy to regulate whether students can leave school and be excused to attend social protests. 

9th Graders start new Gamer Club

9th Graders start new Gamer Club

Nolan Wagner, Staff Writer

December 17, 2019

Ever wanted to play a game at school with friends? Gamer club, started this year by a group of ninth-graders, is for just that.

SoCLC’s surprise gift to sophomores lifts spirits and boosts motivation

SoCLC’s surprise gift to sophomores lifts spirits and boosts motivation

Elle Chen, RubicOnline

December 12, 2019

Upon hearing the growing concerns and complaints of fellow sophomore classmates, the members of the Sophomore Class Leadership Council felt obliged to help plan a small surprise for their class, attempting to lift spirits and boost motivation. 

Chick-Fil-A stops donating to anti-LGBTQ organizations

Chick-Fil-A stops donating to anti-LGBTQ organizations

Lara Cayci, RubicOnline

December 11, 2019

The Chick-fil-A foundation announced plans to stop making donations to several Christian groups that hold biblical views about the definition of marriage.

Exam emotions range from excitement to envy

Exam emotions range from excitement to envy

Martha Sanchez, RubicOnline

December 10, 2019

With exams fast approaching, students prepare for the weeks of hard work ahead.

Juniors hold gift exchange to unify class

Juniors hold gift exchange to unify class

Lara Cayci, RubicOnline

December 9, 2019

The entire Junior class will be participating in a gift exchange, i.e. a Secret Snowflake. 

Minnesota uses strict taxation laws to resist nationwide vaping epidemic

Minnesota uses strict taxation laws to resist nationwide vaping epidemic

Lara Cayci, RubicOnline

December 8, 2019

Some states are trying to use the taxation strategy again―this time to discourage consumers, especially teenagers and young adults, from using e-cigarettes and vaping products.

Student activist spreads word about upcoming climate strike

Student activist spreads word about upcoming climate strike

Lucia Granja, RubicOnline

December 2, 2019

The climate strike will take place at the Capitol on Friday.