The Rubicon

Corcoran departs math classroom with objective of earning his doctorate

Upper School Mathematics teacher Carl Corcoran works at his desk in the math wing.

Dianne Caravela, Staff Writer

June 3, 2016

Upper School Math teacher relocates west to pursue a Ph D at the University of California.

Teachers defeat Quiz Bowl team to in pre-nationals face-off

Quiz Bowl honed their skills for national competition at the annual students vs. teachers match on May 22.  Upper School science teacher Andrea Bailey, US English teacher Matt Hoven, US math teacher Carl Corcoran, and US history teacher Jon Peterson faced off against freshman Peter Blanchfield and sophomores Cole Thompson, Paul Watkins, and Ewan Lang in this round.  The competition was facilitated by Quiz Bowl sophomores Patrick Commers and Netta Kaplan.  The team goes on to compete at Nationals the weekend of May 29.

Nina Zietlow, Staff Writer

May 26, 2015

The Quiz Bowl team competed against teachers May 22 in a friendly contest that helps them prepare for nationals.

New Sports Forum Thursday group talks everything sports

Sports Forum meets during x-period on Oct. 9.  “We bring in a variety of different topics from that week in sports and vote on what we want to discuss as a group, and also do different polls and interactive activities,” senior Co-President Isaac Forsgren said.

Lauren Boettcher, Staff Writer

October 28, 2014

Sports enthusiasts who are truly dedicated to the subject now have a space to discuss them with fellow devotees: Sports Forum. “We bring in a variety of different topics from that week in sports and vote on what we want to discuss as a group, and also do different polls and interactive activities,...