The Rubicon

What does America mean to you?

New U.S. citizens recite after the judge during the swearing in ceremony.

Sophia Heegaard, Adam Holod, Yona Ketema, Noah Rice, Henrik Schleissman, and Anna Snider

November 18, 2019

Students in History of Refugee Communities collect stories of immigration and naturalization.

[PODCAST] Snider recounts experience, success in slam poetry

Junior Anna Snider performs at a poetry slam.

Noah Raaum, Creative Design Manager

April 25, 2019

Junior Anna Snider, a student poet, joins us to share her experience with slam poetry.

Snider slams her poetic truth

Junior Anna Snider performs a poem of hers at a slam.

Claire Hallaway, The Rubicon Editor

March 9, 2019

Poetry is where junior Anna Snider has found her passion.

[PEOPLE AND PETS] Snider shows fondness for animals through numbers

One of Snider's cats. Duppy.

Melissa Nie, RubicOnline Editor

November 15, 2018

Most people have around one to five pets. Junior Anna Snider has eight: one bunny, two dogs, and five cats.

Columbine shooting anniversary inspires student organized walk out

Columbine shooting anniversary inspires student organized walk out

Marlee Baron, Mimi Geller, and Sharee Roman

April 21, 2018

On the anniversary of the Columbine shooting students participated in a nationwide school walkout to protest for stricter gun control.

MSA hosts third annual Hijab Day

US history teacher Molly Ward and junior Elea Besse go over her history agenda in a hijab. This is the third annual Hijab Day organized by the Muslim Student Alliance.

Tristan Hitchens-Brookins, Staff Writer

February 1, 2018

MSA planned the third annual hijab day in the SPA community; they handed out hijabs and sticks for students to show their support.

Iris: Art + Lit hosts fall Open Mic

Sophomore Quinn Christensen reads her poem,

Isabel Gisser, RubicOnline Editor

October 17, 2017

Student club celebrates literature with open mic.

STREET STYLE: Layered textures distinguish seasonal transition

Senior Belle Smith wears a dress from, Steve Madden velvet shoes, and smartwool socks.

Chloe Morse, The Rubicon Editor

September 13, 2017

Layers of summer and fall styles pervade the hallways as students express their style in the changing temperatures.

Iris debut open mic night fosters inspiration

Ninth grader Anna Snider recites a piece she wrote in the Summit Center during Iris: Art and Literature's first open mic night hosted on Oct. 26. “I’m really glad that I did it,” said Snider.

Ellie Nowakowski, The Rubicon Editor

October 28, 2016

Iris: Art and Literature hosted their first open mic night on Oct. 26 in the Summit Center for students and faculty to share works of literature.