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Jobs should count towards senior project hours

Jobs should count towards senior project hours

Emma Sampson, RubicOnline Editor

April 24, 2019

Students with jobs struggle to balance senior project requirements.

[THE THIRD WAY] One boot and two edges

[THE THIRD WAY] One boot and two edges

Kieran Singh, Columnist

April 10, 2019

Kieran Singh discusses the qualifications of 2020 candidate Pete Buttigieg.

Spring break sun-kissed skin indicates privilege

Spring break sun-kissed skin  indicates privilege

Tana Osaski, RubicOnline Editor

April 9, 2019

Skin darkening when exposed to UV rays is natural, but tanning is about more than just warm weather and clear skies.

Get active: join Weightlifting Club

Get active: join Weightlifting Club

Charlie Keillor, Staff Writer

April 3, 2019

It may be the last quarter of the year, but there's nothing that says you can't join a new club and get fit for summer.

It’s time to discuss how we use Harkness

It’s time to discuss how we use Harkness

Katya Sjaastad, Staff Writer

April 1, 2019

Graded discussions at SPA are ineffective and need to be revised.

Give the (open) gym back

Give the (open) gym back

Mukeil Rizvi, Staff Writer

March 29, 2019

Exercising every day at the same time could drastically improve the health and other aspects of students.

World History classes must continue to dig for the absent narrative

World History classes must continue to dig for the absent narrative

Bobby Verhey, RubicOnline Editor

March 28, 2019

This year, history teachers have focused on bringing in hidden, or absent, narratives into the curriculum. Now, it's time to go further.

Recycling? Maybe. Reduce, reuse, rot instead.

Recycling? Maybe. Reduce, reuse, rot instead.

Elizabeth Trevathan, Staff Writer

March 22, 2019

With China's 2018 import ban in effect, reusing and composting -- not recycling -- offer the environmental solution.

Hidden handbook policy could improve student life

Hidden handbook policy could improve student life

Lucia Granja, Staff Writer

March 19, 2019

Overlapping scheduling of tests and projects due to bad communication causes stress.

Lower tuition, increase diversity

Lower tuition, increase diversity

Adrienne Gaylord, Staff Writer

March 18, 2019

If you are reading this it’s very likely you go to Saint Paul Academy and Summit School.  If you go to Saint Paul Academy and Summit School it’s very likely you are a student, and if you’re a student at SPA your base tuition this year was $30,030. If we lowered that outrageously high number a...

Later start times would be a dream come true

Later start times would be a dream come true

Lara Cayci, Staff Writer

March 17, 2019

Late starts caused by snow days reveals beneficial sleep time.

Lunch periods are too short; it’s not healthy

Lunch periods are too short; it’s not healthy

Salah Abdulkarim, Staff Writer

March 16, 2019

Students need nutrition during the school day, they shouldn't have to skip out on it.