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Ristau values experience in Advanced Science Research for future studies in college

Senior Claire Ristau presented on her research in the effects of omega-3 fatty acid on brain function in American cockroaches.

Claire Hallaway, Staff Writer

December 14, 2015

Along with other Advanced Science Research students, Ristau presented her research on Dec. 8 in the Lower Library.

Community Service Spotlight: Ristau combines service and love for animals

Community Service Spotlight: Ristau combines service and love for animals

Lucas Johnson, Sports Editor

November 24, 2015

Claire Ristau helps get dogs adopted with the Animal Humane Society.

In first girls soccer Homecoming Game, GVS gets draw against Hill-Murray

Sophomore Hayley Hoffmann makes a run down the sideline in the middle of the first half.

Breandan Gibbons, Online Sports Editor

October 6, 2015

When the girls soccer team walked out for warm-ups before the Homecoming game, the crowd cheered.

Gym doors locked due to security concerns

The main gym doors from lily courtyard closed and locked Oct. 13. The doors will remain locked until 3 pm when they open for the convenience of after school sports. “We want people to access the school in places where we have safety and security officers or other school employees available to watch,” US Principal Chris Hughes said.

Javier Whitaker-Castaneda, Cover Story Editor

December 3, 2014

Pathways in and out of school have changed a great deal this fall. One of the more recent and noticeable changes is that the typical student entrance by the gym door is locked. Though this change has caused an immediate reaction, it was a decision made with planning and thought. Ever since the gym...

Debut album Louder showcases Lea Michele’s strength

Lea Michele’s debut album Louder was released on Mar. 4 byColumbia Records.  “She has an amazing voice,” sophomore Claire Ristau said.  “It’s inspirational.”

Catherine Braman, Sports Editor

March 25, 2014

Starting as a Broadway star and then moving onto television, Lea Michele is hoping her new album, Louder, catapults her to pop star status. At the age of nine, Lea played the part of young Cosette in Les Miserables. From there, she has played the well-known character Rachel Berry, an overachieving div...

Gallery: Students attend We Day Minnesota to see Jonas Brothers, Spencer West, and more

Sophomores Emily Olson and Vanessa Miller pose for a picture at We Day Minnesota.

Boraan Abdulkarim, Cover Story Editor

October 12, 2013

Several Upper School students went to We Day Minnesota, which was held on Oct. 8. To read and see more from The Rubicon about We Day, click here. Also check out We Day Minnesota's website here....