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.
June 3, 2016
Upper School Math teacher relocates west to pursue a Ph D at the University of California.

P.L.A.Y. student group hosts dodge ball tournament amidst long week

Senior Lukas Kelsey-Friedemann and junior Tommy Dicke face their opponents during the tournament.
November 22, 2015
P.L.A.Y. student club held a dodge ball tournament for students (and teachers!) Nov 12.

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.
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.
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...

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