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What’s new in the environment? Four things you may not know are happening…

What’s new in the environment? Four things you may not know are happening…

Elizabeth Trevathan, RubicOnline

March 3, 2020

The local climate conversation has turned to microplastics, pollution deaths, temperature scarves, and how climate change is prioritized.

China trip cancelled amid Coronavirus concerns

China trip cancelled amid Coronavirus concerns

Bobby Verhey, Social Media Manager

March 3, 2020

Ninth-grader Ben Chen said, “I am very sad that the trip was canceled, but I’m also glad because I don’t want to get sick [...].”

Peer Helpers host Wellness Week

Peer Helpers host Wellness Week

News in Brief

March 2, 2020

For the end of the quarter, the student groups adds relaxation to the schedule.

What no one knows about the 2020 Census

What no one knows about the 2020 Census

Will Schavee, RubicOnline

February 28, 2020

The census could never identify everyone, but counting gives the government the information necessary to make decisions ranging from federal funding to drawing congressional district lines.

Film Club marathon screens films with animal transformations

Film Club marathon screens films with animal transformations

Annika Rock, RubicOnline

February 24, 2020

On Saturday's list: Moana, Hocus Pocus, The Emperor’s New Groove, Twilight and Black Swan.

[TWITTER COVERAGE] Democratic debate highlights candidate divisions

[TWITTER COVERAGE] Democratic debate highlights candidate divisions

Julia Baron, The Rubicon

February 22, 2020

Wednesday night's debate served as the ninth debate in the cycle and was potentially the most heated yet.

SPA Science Olympiad prepares for state after regional tournament

SPA Science Olympiad prepares for state after regional tournament

Asa Zirps, Staff Writer

February 22, 2020

The team placed sixth in the event and will move on to the state competition.

American Red Cross comforts first-time blood donors

American Red Cross comforts first-time blood donors

Elle Chen, RubicOnline

February 11, 2020

Although the process of drawing blood only takes 10-20 minutes, the entire process of donating blood takes about an hour total.

Guest Speaker Su Hwang showcases her poetry while inspiring young writers

Guest Speaker Su Hwang showcases her poetry while inspiring young writers

Zekiah Juliusson, RubicOnline

February 8, 2020

“I thought it was a great experience because you really do not get to do this every day.” - Alisson Audette