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The student news of St. Paul Academy and Summit School

The Rubicon

The student news of St. Paul Academy and Summit School

The Rubicon

What song is most meaningful to you?

Zadie Martin February 6, 2023

Zadie Martin: In today's episode we will ask members of the SPA student body to share a song that holds a lot of meaning to them and why. Meaningful songs allow listeners to connect with themselves and...

THROUGH THEIR EYES. On episode four of the podcast, Eliana Mann interviews senior Lily Malloy and junior Wafa Naqvi about whether or not they believe in life after death.

[THROUGH THEIR EYES] Ep. 4: Do you believe in life after death?

Eliana Mann, RubicOnline February 1, 2023
Lily Malloy and Wafa Naqvi discuss the afterlife, heaven and hell, and how their own beliefs align with religious teachings.
Top 5 podcasts of 2022

Top 5 podcasts of 2022

RubicOnline Staff January 14, 2023
Revisit 2022 with the Rubiconline's Top 5 Podcasts.
[History of SPA] Ep. 2 The evolution of SPA

[History of SPA] Ep. 2 The evolution of SPA

Alison Mitchell and Rita Li January 6, 2023
SPA is constantly changing - what have teachers noticed?
[THROUGH THEIR EYES] Ep. 3: What makes a good friend?

[THROUGH THEIR EYES] Ep. 3: What makes a good friend?

Clara McKoy, RubicOnline December 9, 2022
What makes someone a good friend? Find out in the first video episode of Through Their Eyes!
In this standalone podcast episode, Rubiconline reporter Alexandra Cardwell goes behind the scenes of an Upper School Council meeting to uncover how the council manages subcommittees, handles proposals, and plans events.

Behind the scenes with the Upper School Council

Alexandra Cardwell, RubicOnline December 6, 2022
Find out what goes on behind the scenes at a USC meeting from budgets to t-shirt canons to event planning.
[THROUGH THEIR EYES] Ep. 2: Do you believe in ghosts?

[THROUGH THEIR EYES] Ep. 2: Do you believe in ghosts?

Alison Mitchell, RubicOnline October 23, 2022
Listen to Laura Kimmel and Lorenzo Good discuss their beliefs in ghosts and the supernatural.
Maya Sachs and Henry Choi (shown with former debate coach Vincent Chen) have been debate partners since the start of the 2020 debate season. I was watching the final rounds of nationals, and afterwards when they gave awards, theres like two girls standing on the stage of like, 20 people and it and its a bummer, because, for example, like we are no less capable and no less successful than boys in debate. But there are a lot of biases that prevent success, she said.

[UP FOR DEBATE] Ep. 2 Gender bias in debate

Ivy Raya, RubicOnline October 14, 2022
Debate captain Maya Sachs delves into the obstacles she faces as a woman in debate.
[HISTORY OF SPA] Ep. 1 First Impressions of SPA

[HISTORY OF SPA] Ep. 1 First Impressions of SPA

Rita Li, RubicOnline October 12, 2022
Listen to Henry Hilton, Almut Engelhardt, and Heather Ploen recount their first impressions of SPA.
Sachs attended a summer camp that let her meet people from around the world. I still facetime them every night, Sachs said.

[UP FOR DEBATE] Ep. 1: Welcome to debate

Ivy Raya , Rubiconline writer October 6, 2022
Debate captain Maya Sachs explains how debate works and details her experience in the competitive world.
In the very first episode of THROUGH THEIR EYES, Clara McKoy interviews sophomore Humza Jameel and juniors Savannah Switzer and Kate Hanf about their beliefs (or lack thereof) in gods or God. The speakers provide thoughtful, detailed, and powerful anecdotes in response to McKoys in-depth questions.

[THROUGH THEIR EYES] Ep. 1: Do you believe God exists?

Clara McKoy, A&E Editor September 15, 2022
Do you believe that God is real? Why do you believe what you do?
The Huss poetry reading: a showcase for student work

The Huss poetry reading: a showcase for student work

Alexandra Cardwell, Opinions Editor May 21, 2022
Listen to students share their poems at the Huss poetry reading.
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