The Rubicon

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.

Alpine team continues winning streak despite frigid temperatures

A race timer looks on as a racer completes their run.

Kelby Wittenberg, RubicOnline Editor

January 30, 2019

The SPA Alpine team continues to see success during their season, with the girls finishing 1st overall and the boys finishing 2nd overall.

Winter sport leaders voice their hopes for the season

Winter sport leaders voice their hopes for the season

Julia Baron, Rubicon Print Editor

December 27, 2018

Winter sports are just starting and each team leader is ready for the long season ahead.

A day in the life: Donovan makes time for skiing

Senior Bailey Donovan skis down a course.

Melissa Nie, RubicOnline Editor

December 14, 2018

An avid skier since age three, senior Bailey Donovan’s schedule during the ski season is a busy one.

First snowfall intensifies Alpine and Nordic capture the flag game

Senior Tessah Green laughs after her team, Nordic, wins the game of capture the flag.

Liv Larsen and Annie Bottern

November 13, 2018

An annual game of capture the flag between the Alpine and Nordic Ski teams was met with a twist this year as the snow fell on the day of the game.

Interactive exhibit illuminates challenges faced by global refugees

On Sept. 10, students from the History of Refugee Communities in Minnesota class took a field trip to the Forced From Home Exhibit in Minneapolis which puts visitors in the shoes of global refugees. “It was hard to only pick five things. I thought it was an informative experience to be able to engage in the journey many refugees undertake,” senior Kenzie Giese said. The exhibit is open through the Sept. 16.

Mimi Geller, Director of RubicOnline

September 11, 2018

The History of Refugees Communities took a class field trip on Sept. 10 to the Forced From Home pop-up exhibit in Minneapolis.

Bailey Donovan takes nationals by storm

Junior Bailey Donovan skiing downhill at Junior Nationals.

Tristan Hitchens-Brookins, Staff Writer

April 12, 2018

Junior Bailey Donovan went to junior Nationals for skiing in the beginning of March.

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.

Alpine finishes Conference, with impressive display

Junior Sammy Ries speeds up for the finish.

Peter Blanchfield, RubicOnline Editor

February 2, 2018

Both boys and girls Alpine ski teams finished the conference with strong performances from many different racers.