The Rubicon

Jeopardy teaches audience $1 or $4 about SPA teachers

Jeopardy teaches audience $1 or $4 about SPA teachers

Elle Chen, RubicOnline

February 6, 2020

It was a tight battle between Noel Abraham and Henrick Schliesman, but ultimately the senior won.

Iowa caucus trip offers insights into political process

Iowa caucus trip offers insights into political process

Melissa Nie, Director of RubicOnline

February 6, 2020

Students saw Sen. Amy Klobuchar speak and observed caucus precincts across Decorah.

A natural New Year: state park candlelight ceremonies

A natural New Year: state park candlelight ceremonies

Elizabeth Trevathan, RubicOnline

February 3, 2020

Every year, state parks host a candlelight walk where families and nature lovers come together.

Intercultural Club hosts MLK assembly discussion

Intercultural Club hosts MLK assembly discussion

Annika Rock, RubicOnline

January 29, 2020

On Jan. 27, speakers Anthony Galloway and Rose McGee shared their stories and ideas with the students for the annual MLK assembly.

Omar talks foreign policy and historic first term

Omar talks foreign policy and historic first term

Nikolas Liepins, Contributor

January 26, 2020

After being catapulted into the spotlight as the first Somali-American elected to Congress in 2018, Omar launched her reelection campaign Jan. 23.

Gun law debate sparks gun rights rally

Gun law debate sparks gun rights rally

Colin Will, Staff Writer

January 25, 2020

Minnesota lawmakers discuss a red flag law as Virginia citizens protest the one making its way through legislation.

Dean sets special schedule for Jan. 27

Dean sets special schedule for Jan. 27

January 24, 2020

Academic Dean Tom Anderson announced a slight modification to Monday's schedule.

WWIII? A look back at the events that nearly led to war with Iran

WWIII? A look back at the events that nearly led to war with Iran

Bobby Verhey, Social Media Manager

January 21, 2020

With tensions subsiding, look back at the historical events that led the U.S. and Iran to the brink of war, and the actions that prevented it.

Australia battles making decisions about bushfires

Australia battles making decisions about bushfires

Will Schavee, RubicOnline

January 21, 2020

Australian bushfires led to anger towards the government since indigenous people had a plan in place for fires before colonization.