The Rubicon

[GOOD FOR YOU] How to make whipped coffee

The coffee sure looks like a sight, but it needs to be stirred anyway.

Lynn Reynolds, Production Manager

May 2, 2020

Whipped coffee is a great beverage for those stuck inside.

[TOP PICKS] Find the perfect study spot (and hot drink)

There are countless cafes around the cities, but here are a few near the school that offer a setting for focus.

Tana Ososki, RubicOnline

January 18, 2020

Sitting at a small table at a locally owned coffee shop, putting the phone aside, and focusing on what you hope to accomplish can make homework a lot more enjoyable.

SPA’s hidden menu: Coffee beverages to get through exam week

There are many ways to scavenge ingredients to make some unique beverages to keep you awake for the day.

Lara Cayci, RubicOnline

December 17, 2019

If you know what to look for, the cafeteria contains many many hidden gems for caffeine-addicted students during exam week.

Saint Paul runs on Dunkin’

Many Minnesotans will now be able to taste Dunkin's infamous fresh donuts and smooth coffee because of the accessible location.

Lara Cayci, RubicOnline

November 4, 2019

Luckily, with this location opening on Snelling, donuts and coffee will now be easily accessible to SPA students before or after-school.

Drinking coffee: helpful or harmful?

Gracie Tilney-Kaemmer thinking about coffee.

Tana Ososki, Opinions Editor

October 31, 2019

With crazy and work-filled lives, some students stay awake and continue moving with coffee in their system. But how much should they really have?

Two countries, many perspectives: a few words from the exchanges

Spanish Exchange student Carlota Casamayor laughs at her funny experiences in Minnesota.

Tana Ososki, RubicOnline

September 28, 2019

German and Spanish exchange visitors share their favorite memories from their time in Minnesota.

[MOVIE REVIEW] Pokemon universe brought new life in Pokemon: Detective Pikachu

[MOVIE REVIEW] Pokemon universe brought new life in Pokemon: Detective Pikachu

Charlie Keillor, Staff Writer

May 23, 2019

Anyone who enjoys the Pokemon franchise will enjoy seeng this film.

Coffee stand hires homeless teens to combat homelessness

Coffee stand hires homeless teens to combat homelessness

Meagan Massie, Rubicon Editor

March 9, 2019

Gutter Punk Coffee employs homeless teens and helps to nurture them with practical life skills and inspiration.

Looking for a catpuccino? Try Cafe Meow

Cafe Meow offers an opportunity to play with (and adopt) a feline friend.

Jonah Harrison, Chief Visual Editor

February 23, 2018

Cafe Meow opened its doors for the first time on Feb. 16 after four years of planning. Co owners Danielle Rasmussen and Jessica Burge had the idea in early 2014: "We started working on the idea in 2014, with an initial goal of opening in the fall of 2016, but these things always take longer than y...

Personalize the morning with a DIY mug

Personalize the morning with a DIY mug

Flannery Enneking-Norton, RubicOnline Editor

January 28, 2018

Enjoy the morning cup o' joe (or tea, or water) in a hand-designed mug with this easy DIY.

[FOOD REVIEW] Spyhouse Coffee shop serves St. Paul community

On the corner of Snelling and Palace Avenues.

Iya Abdulkarim, Editor-in-Chief

November 22, 2017

Read a review of Spyhouse Coffee's first St. Paul location that serves fresh pastries and coffee in a rustic chic atmosphere.

Two Sides, One Issue: Caffeine helps students achieve success

Caffeine helps students feel more productive and energized which allows them to achieve more, not only in school but also in life.

Melissa Nie, Staff Writer

March 8, 2017

Caffeine is beneficial to its users when taken in moderate amounts.