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Delgado announces senior celebrations

Delgado announces senior celebrations

News in Brief

May 26, 2020

Senior events will run June 1-20 and follow the current department of health regulations.

Commencement will feature keynote speaker Dr. Karine Moe

Commencement will feature keynote speaker Dr. Karine Moe

Kat St. Martin-Norburg, The Rubicon Editor

June 1, 2018

Graduation at St. Paul Academy and Summit School has traditionally included the same key elements: student speakers from the senior class, wearing white instead of graduation gowns, and the ceremony on the front lawn. While this year’s graduation ceremony is being held at the Ordway Center for the Pe...

Commencement should remain on campus

Jenny Ries, The Rubicon Editor

May 25, 2018

Though high schools often choose venues off campus for Commencement, it has become a tradition at St. Paul Academy and Summit School to hold graduation on campus, one that has existed for years. Valid concerns were raised regarding the various potential venues for graduation at SPA in a statement issued on...

Commencement relocated to Ordway Center

As announced on Apr. 16 by Head of School Brynn Roberts, the 2018 Commencement will take place at the Ordway Center for Performing Arts in downtown St. Paul.

Mimi Geller, Director of RubicOnline

April 16, 2018

Head of School Bryn Roberts announced on Apr. 16 that the 2018 Commencement will be held at the Ordway Center for the Performing Arts.

2016 Commencement plans set

THE RANDOLPH CAMPUS NORTH LAWN, the entrance to the original St. Paul Academy, serves as the setting for the 2016 Commencement.  Pictured above is the commencement for the Class of 2015.

Sophie Jaro, Chief Visual Editor

May 26, 2016

For the first time, the Huss Center is the backup commencement location

Judge Michael Davis to speak at Commencement

Chief Judge Michael J. Davis will be the speaker at the class of 2015 commencement.

Diane Huang, Online Editor-in-Chief

May 26, 2015

Chief Judge Michael J. Davis was the first African-American federal judge in Minnesota and will speak to the Class of 2015 graduates.

Zelle to speak at Commencement

Thomas Toghramadjian, Opinion Editor

May 29, 2013

Members of the graduating class of 2013 soon leave their homes to re-settle on college campuses.Some will travel for the last time in a long time down the familiar highways and county roads of Minnesota toward whatever life has them to offer. Building those roads will be Charlie Zelle, the newly appointed...

Seniors, staff prepare for graduation

Seniors, staff prepare for graduation

Thomas Toghramadjian, Opinion Editor

May 29, 2013

In only one week, the class of 2013 will walk across the lawn in front of the old St. Paul Academy entrance wearing white dresses and suits to receive diplomas and celebrate the beginning of a new era in their education. Commencement Day, which this year falls on June 9, will be a bittersweet moment...