The Rubicon

[PHOTO STORY] Student clubs collaborate for self defense training

HerSpace co-presidents Adelia Bergner and Nitya Thakkar practice the

Isabel Gisser, Production Manager

April 18, 2019

Her Space, Peer Helpers, Intercultural Club, Muslim Students Alliance, and Rainbow Connection co-hosted Not Me! on April 17.

Familiar faces: seniors recall memorable substitute teachers

Seniors reflect on the most

Nitya Thakkar, Aureus EIC

April 11, 2019

For some students, certain substitute teachers hold a special place in their memories of high school.

Lower School Science Night inspires scientific curiosity

Lower School Science Night inspires scientific curiosity

Melissa Nie, RubicOnline Editor

April 6, 2019

The Lower School Science Night engaged children in science through fun activities like making slime and paper airplanes.

Online strangers become Bergner’s virtual friends

Bergner uses online chat rooms and social media to meet new people.

Isabel Saavedra-Weis, RubicOnline Editor

February 5, 2019

Some people might see having friends you’ve never met, or even seen, as strange and unnatural. However, Bergner finds this aspect of online friendship to be rather comforting.

Are we more than DNA? Testing provides some answers.

DNA testing allows people to see ancestry and predisposition to disease. Senior Adelia Bergner chose to take a DNA test because she had heard her parents talk about their ancestry before, “so I was curious about where I come from,” she said.

Lucy Sandeen, The Rubicon Editor

December 3, 2018

Genome sequencing has become more accessible than ever, sometimes causing reevaluation of identity.

[STREET STYLE] Winter is coming. Bundle up with fun patterns.

[STREET STYLE] Winter is coming. Bundle up with fun patterns.

Quinn Christensen, Chief Visual Editor

November 13, 2018

Students pair comfort with style in this installment of Street Style.

Not picture perfect: students celebrate Love Your Body day

Not picture perfect: students celebrate Love Your Body day

Ganga Corsaro, Staff Writer

October 26, 2018

Love Your Body day, celebrated at SPA on October 26th, brought some extra love much needed in a pressure filled high school environment.

Speaking in code: Equality in Tech club promotes inclusivity

Senior Adelia Bergner leafs through flyers for an upcoming women in tech event that she will share with club attendees. She started the group along with Nitya Thakkar:

Maren Ostrem, The Rubicon Editor

October 15, 2018

Seniors Adelia Bergner and Nitya Thakkar developed the STEM club after attending Hour of Code.

Engaged learning comes to life on field trips

Junior Bailey Donovan holds worms that she collected for a sample.

Chloe Morse, The Rubicon Editor

March 2, 2018

Out of classroom learning needs to be incorporated into the curriculum for the benefit of class development, and students.

STREET STYLE: Muted colors reflect end of fall

Junior Nora Povejsil wears a jacket from Forever 21, a t-shirt from Rock the Garden, pants from Target, and Adidas shoes.

Chloe Morse, Feature Editor

November 13, 2017

With boots replacing sandals and tights and long sleeves tucked under sweaters, fashion moves to shades of black, white, and fall.