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Intercultural Club hosts MLK assembly discussion

Speakers Rose McGee and Anthony Galloway answer questions posed by junior Gabriella Thompson and senior Arie Walker for the MLK assembly.

Annika Rock, RubicOnline

January 29, 2020

On Jan. 27, speakers Anthony Galloway and Rose McGee shared their stories and ideas with the students for the annual MLK assembly.

[Q&A] Walker fulfills volleyball dreams, signs to college team

Senior Arie Walker signed to solidify her commitment to play volleyball for North Carolina A&T State University on Thursday.

Liv Larsen, RubicOnline

November 19, 2019

Senior Arie Walker signed to solidify her commitment to play volleyball for North Carolina A&T State University on Thursday surrounded by dozens of friends and family members.

Dig Pink raises funds and awareness for breast cancer charity

The volleyball team meets up with one another after a point while the junior Spartans cheer them on.

Annika Rock, RubicOnline

October 11, 2019

The annual Dig Pink game brings joy to the Spartans while supporting Breast Cancer Awareness month.

[SPOTIFY PLAYLIST] GVB ‘bumps’ to rap in pregame routine

You can hear the girls varsity volleyball team's playlist on Saturday as they take on teams across Minnesota in a tournament at Henry Sibley H.S.

Bobby Verhey, Social Media Manager

September 21, 2019

The girls varsity volleyball team's warmup playlist consists of rap songs old and new in order to pump them up.

Junior chemistry projects inspire creativity

“I am studying the effects of lead precipitate on a double replacement reaction on different concentration levels and seeing how they work with one another. So basically we’re trying to dilute lead to remove it from water by finding a precipitate to counteract the nitrate,” junior Arie Walker said.

Martha Sanchez, RubicOnline Editor

May 3, 2019

Juniors work to complete chemistry projects, a month long creative experiment in which students test and analyze chemical problems.

[MAKEUP TUTORIAL] Create a winter formal look with tips from Arie Walker

Mimi Geller, Director of RubicOnline

February 7, 2019

Junior Arie Walker gives a tutorial on how to do a smokey eye look for winter formals and events on Director of RubicOnline Mimi Geller

Students attend Student Diversity Leadership Conference

Journalist Lisa Ling speaks to the conference of students.

Annika Rock, The Rubicon Editor

December 12, 2018

Six students attended the Student Diversity Leadership conference in Nashville, Tennessee.

What do your initials say about you?

Martha Sanchez, RubicOnline Editor

December 11, 2018

Students share anecdotes and meanings of their initials.

Intercultural Club celebrates heritage and understanding

IC members share around a Harkness table.

Julia Baron, The Rubicon Editor

November 24, 2018

Members of Intercultural Club gather to give presentations about a certain culture.

SPA Views: Students find favorite spaces

Emma Sampson, RubicOnline Editor

October 5, 2018

With new and innovative parts of the school to explore, students have found themselves sprawled out across it.

Common Ground intimately calls for social change

RAISE YOUR HAND. On April 17, Common Ground members spoke about their experiences of racism within and outside of SPA to educate the community. “Say who you want to be not who others tell you to be,” the group said. On April 24, Common Ground will be handing out ribbons to promote intersectionality and to echo the messages of their presentation.

Emma Sampson, RubicOnline Editor

April 17, 2018

On April 17, Common Ground members spoke about their experiences of racism within and outside of SPA to educate the community.