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Isabel Saavedra-Weis
Isabel Saavedra-Weis is the Co-Editor of Opinion on the RubicOnline. She also is behind the blog No Right Answer. This is her fourth year on staff. Recently, she's been venturing into multimedia journalism, using sound, visuals, words and social media to tell complete and interactive stories. Her favorite thing about journalism? The excuse to be nosy, talk to people and collect their stories. Beyond Isabel's role on staff, she fills her free time with personal writing, theater productions, choir rehearsals, and cultural events and clubs. Isabel can be reached at [email protected]

Isabel Saavedra-Weis, Opinions Editor

Apr 09, 2019
Conquering the stigma: Lehtinen’s journey of mental health (Story)
Mar 14, 2019
What is an Ally? (Story)
Mar 12, 2019
A week of stickers, documentaries, and periods (Story)
Mar 11, 2019
[ILLUSTRATED INTERVIEW] A look into French vs. American daily lives (Story)
Mar 01, 2019
Non-French speaking students can benefit from exchanges, too (Media)
Feb 05, 2019
Online strangers become Bergner’s virtual friends (Story/Media)
Jan 26, 2019
Filters? Selfies? Themes? @theparisianchique’s guide to an aesthetically-pleasing Instagram (Story)
Jan 23, 2019
Minnesota could be the next state to legalize weed (Story)
Dec 13, 2018
[SPORTS OPINION] Student athletics lacks proper emphasis on mental health (Story)
Dec 07, 2018
Community Action Service changes holiday giving format (Story)
Nov 20, 2018
Instagram commercializes youth life (Story)
Nov 19, 2018
Fall play Every(man) hits audience with truth about modern world (Story)
Nov 01, 2018
Seniors reminisce on lower school days with pumpkin carving tradition (Story)
Oct 15, 2018
Untitled Music Club creates community for diverse musicians (Story/Media)
Sep 14, 2018
Seniors feel pressures of being first, last speech (Story/Media)
Sep 11, 2018
Despite apparent progress, Hollywood still has diversity gaps (Story)
Sep 07, 2018
[PHOTO GALLERY] Boys Varsity Soccer wins 5-0 on home turf (Story)
Sep 24, 2017
FROM THE ARCHIVES: Kneel down, stand up (Story)
Apr 24, 2017
Bruise Violet blends individually composed songs in new album (Story)
Apr 19, 2017
Let down time be down time (Story)
Apr 07, 2017
Cherish senior legacies, build community (Story/Media)
Mar 31, 2017
Transgender day of visibility spotlights hate, spreads love (Story/Media)
Mar 29, 2017
REVIEW: Live action Beauty and the Beast refreshes timeless tale (Story)
Feb 23, 2017
Besse embraces multicultural identity through travel and friendship (Story)
Feb 15, 2017
Senior Project process moves to technological format (Story/Media)
Jan 13, 2017
Rients takes volleyball skills to Amsterdam for winter break (Story)
Dec 08, 2016
REVIEW: Language apps attempt to offer variety of techniques (Story)
Nov 20, 2016
Chinese Olympians help students with language, gain understanding of culture (Story)
Nov 10, 2016
REVIEW: Dr. Strange ventures farther into the universe with “the greater good” (Story)
Nov 08, 2016
REVIEW: Inferno encapsulates a layered plot and a realistic world problem (Story)
Oct 29, 2016
History department, clubs organize mock election (Media)
Oct 20, 2016
Lowman curates ceramics show, benefits eyes and brain (Story/Media)
Oct 13, 2016
REVIEW: Ms. Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children strays from book plot, keeps mood (Story)
Sep 26, 2016
Students and teachers march against Islamaphobia (Story)
Sep 23, 2016
NY Fashion Week is the intersection of controversy and history making (Story)
Sep 19, 2016
Castellanos teaches lessons of family through school trip to Cuba (Story)
Sep 10, 2016
Alumni/ae art show exhibits progress and reflection (Story/Media)
May 29, 2016
Adele’s North American tour starts the summer off in St. Paul (Story)
May 19, 2016
Saavedra-Weis describes a day in the life of the cast and crew of Les Misérables (Story/Media)
Mar 23, 2016
Addendum Books holds potential to be a teen reader hot spot (Story/Media)
Mar 18, 2016
Pop quizzes, the veggies of learning, let knowledge take root (Story)
Nov 25, 2015
Bookfest celebrates with new tradition (Story/Media)
Nov 24, 2015
Jewish students teach at local Hebrew schools, gain experience as madrichims (Media)
Nov 06, 2015
Drake Gallery shows Huss in new context (Story)