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Nitya Thakkar
Nitya Thakkar is the Aureus Editor in Cheif on the RubicOnline staff. This is her third year on staff. Nitya thinks that journalism empowers people by giving them the information they need to make informed decisions and have well-developed opinions, and helps a community come together by sharing stories. In her free time, Nitya enjoys dancing and playing the violin with Minnesota Youth Symphonies. She also loves reading whenever she can and traveling with her family while immersing herself in new cultures. Nitya can be reached at [email protected].

Nitya Thakkar, Aureus Editor in Chief

Apr 26, 2019
[ILLUSTRATED INTERVIEW] What do students daydream about in class? (Story)
Apr 25, 2019
Blackhawks lose to Hermantown early in season (Story/Media)
Apr 11, 2019
Familiar faces: seniors recall memorable substitute teachers (Story/Media)
Mar 05, 2019
SPA takes home a multitude of awards at TCRSF, advances to state (Story/Media)
Mar 02, 2019
The Jonas Brothers’ comeback sparks nostalgia (Story/Media)
Feb 15, 2019
MN Legislators hope to ban hand-held phones while driving (Story)
Feb 15, 2019
The Power of Questions: Gabby Harmoning (Story)
Feb 09, 2019
India trip supports global community through bake sale (Story)
Jan 30, 2019
Sleep tracking apps gain popularity, benefits outweigh drawbacks (Story/Media)
Jan 22, 2019
The history of Converse All Stars (Story)
Dec 15, 2018
Wahmanholm publishes Wilder, collection of futuristic poems (Story)
Dec 08, 2018
Mishpacha celebrates Hanukkah with food, music and games (Story/Media)
Nov 29, 2018
California wildfires leave devastation in their wake (Story)
Nov 23, 2018
Students need more communication from administration (Story/Media)
Nov 16, 2018
Amity teacher Jian explores passion for teaching in new country (Story)
Oct 30, 2018
Students need more outdoor social spaces (Story/Media)
Oct 06, 2018
[PHOTO GALLERY] GVS loses to Holy Angels, honors seniors (Story/Media)
Sep 26, 2018
[PHOTO GALLERY] students [duck] and dive into dodgeball tournament (Story/Media)
Sep 21, 2018
Alumni/ae exhibit features creativity through art (Story/Media)
Sep 16, 2018
Reuse textbooks, save money (Story/Media)
May 25, 2018
Portables (ep. 12): Tian Wang (Story)
May 24, 2018
Retirement reception honors Boulger, Nash, Polk and Scott (Story/Media)
May 23, 2018
What can social media companies do with your information? (Story)
May 17, 2018
Portables (ep. 11): Peter Daniels (Story)
May 14, 2018
Polk will miss students’ curiosity in retirement (Media)
May 10, 2018
History of Women in the World combat Human Trafficking (Story)
May 10, 2018
Portables (ep. 10): Jon Peterson (Story)
May 06, 2018
St. Paul enforces pedestrian crosswalk laws (Story)
May 03, 2018
Portables (ep. 9): Ryan Oto (Story)
Apr 30, 2018
Seniors say goodbye as they look ahead (Story/Media)
Apr 10, 2018
Community Service Spotlight: Hoppe returns to past experience for senior service (Story)
Apr 04, 2018
QUIZ: Which English elective should you take? (Story/Media)
Mar 31, 2018
GSA encourages respect on Transgender Day of Visibility (Story/Media)
Mar 07, 2018
Zelle advances to state Poetry Out Loud competition (Story)
Mar 07, 2018
Violence touches everyone; everyone must respond (Story)
Feb 21, 2018
Community mourns loss after Florida shooting, calls for action (Story)
Feb 21, 2018
Community Service Spotlight: Povejsil supports education through tutoring (Story/Media)
Feb 15, 2018
Gutzmann combines passion for photography with technology (Story)
Feb 14, 2018
Classical Actors Ensemble performs Shakespeare for 9th grade (Media)
Feb 14, 2018
Wang brings passion for music to Carnegie Hall (Story)
Feb 12, 2018
[Platonic] love is in the air: Galentine’s day celebrates friendship (Story)
Feb 10, 2018
Dean of Students to become two separate Dean positions (Media)
Jan 25, 2018
[MOVIE REVIEW] The Post recounts monumental case for freedom of the press (Story)
Jan 20, 2018
QUIZ: Which winter-themed activity is right for you? (Story)
Jan 14, 2018
More than a day off: MLK Day offers opportunities to give back (Story)
Dec 01, 2017
Pops Concert: The Experience (Story/Media)
Dec 01, 2017
Community Service Spotlight: Simon Says “Give,” Citron gives (Story)
Nov 16, 2017
Book Fest marathon reading entices book worms (Story/Media)
Nov 10, 2017
CAS inspires commitment to community service (Story)
Nov 06, 2017
Outdoors club appreciates and honors nature (Story)
Nov 06, 2017
Drake Arena’s 50th anniversary evokes nostalgia from history (Story/Media)
Oct 27, 2017
Community Service Spotlight: Martha Slaven honors history through service (Story)
Oct 20, 2017
Data breaches invade privacy, question basic rights (Story/Media)
Oct 18, 2017
[TV REVIEW] Riverdale Season 2 premiere excites with surprises (Story)
Oct 06, 2017
Volleyball fundraises for breast cancer during Dig Pink rally (Story/Media)
Sep 27, 2017
Infirmary relocates just down the hall, renovated with upgrades (Media)
Sep 19, 2017
PEP’s service field trip aims to spread awareness and inspire (Story)
Sep 16, 2017
Letter campaign protests DACA repeal (Media)
Sep 15, 2017
PHOTO GALLERY: Blake defeats Boys Soccer for the conference championship (Story)
Sep 10, 2017
Alumnus Matt Hancher promotes passion and hard work (Story/Media)
Jun 02, 2017
10 questions for senior sailor Jack Indritz (Story)
May 29, 2017
Bird watching keeps Hlavka engaged with nature (Story/Media)
May 19, 2017
Ice cream trucks deliver treats and a surprising history (Story/Media)
Mar 03, 2017
Part 2 of 2: Should teachers share political opinions in classrooms? (Story)
Dec 08, 2016
Advisories purchase gifts for annual Support-a-Family service event (Story/Media)
Dec 03, 2016
Service Fair brings 16 organizations to students (Story/Media)
Nov 25, 2016
Hunter discusses what Thanksgiving means to Native Americans (Story)
Nov 24, 2016
The changing meaning of Thanksgiving (Story)