The Rubicon

With Hope there will be a prom

Hope will offer a drive-thru breakfast prom for registered attendees on May 22.

Lizzie Kristal, The Rubicon

May 20, 2020

With proms canceled across the city, Hope Breakfast Bar offers a drive-in alternative May 22.

Students showcase personal creativity at winter dance

Upon entering the venue, a red carpet was set up for students as the publications editors from Ibid, Alessandra Costalonga and Mimi Longe, took paparazzi photos for them.

Elle Chen, RubicOnline

February 9, 2020

Red carpets, it’s all about fashion, fame, glitz, and glam. This year’s SPA red carpet themed winter dance was no exception. Check out some amazing looks from the dance.

[FILTERED] What’s your favorite Tik-Tok trend?

Lizzie Kristal, The Rubicon

February 5, 2020

Answers ranged from 'Renegade' to more satirical trends like duets and funny dancing.

[DANCE MOVES] Rubicon Tik Tok takes off

Annika Rock, RubicOnline

January 24, 2020

Students continue to dance to popular songs on the app and enjoy the Rubicon TikToks the staff produces.

[10 QUESTIONS] Tilney Kaemmer grows into herself through dance

Tilney Kaemmer has tried many different styles of dance, such as ballet and tap:

Will Schavee, RubicOnline

December 7, 2019

Junior Gracie Tilne-Kaemmer has been dancing for years, fueling her love for theater even more.

[DANCE MOVES] Tik Tok is the new obsession

Annika Rock, RubicOnline

October 4, 2019

Dance Moves is a monthly series where people try the latest dance trends on dance sites such as Tik Tok.

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.

Winter dance promises to excite with fire and ice theme

SAC created a poster that outlined all the information about the Dance and posted it on their board space.

Tristan Hitchens-Brookins, RubicOnline Editor

January 29, 2019

The fire and ice dance happening on Feb 9 will feature sushi and valet parking.

Semi-formal or forever casual? Homecoming dance dress requires a conclusion

Whether or not high heeled shoes will damage the lunch room floor is a key issue in the debate.

Meagan Massie, The Rubicon Editor

September 27, 2018

The homecoming dance has always wavered on casual or formal. Will it stay forever casual?

SAC sells tickets for annual formal dance, themed “Winter Wonderland”

Students can purchase tickets for the Winter Wonderland dance from SAC members at a table set up in front of the lunch room.

Amodhya Samarakoon, RubicOnline Creative Design Manager

February 7, 2017

The dance, held this Saturday, Feb. 11 from 8-10:30, will have a winter theme.

What you wear: Hoppe discusses unique nature of dance shoes

Ninth grader Ellie Hoppe and the dance team have to wear specific shoes in competition or the team gets docked points. “Our shoes let us point our feet to avoid straining or tearing muscles and also they let us spin with enough traction that we don't fall over but not too much so we can't spin,” Hoppe said.

Stephanie Li, The Rubicon Editor

October 25, 2016

This is part 1 in a three-part series about athletes and their footwear.

The real truth about asking someone to a dance, with guest co-author Mary Grant

As part of a promposal this year, an SPA senior constructed this 3D prop and sang.

Riley Wheaton and Mary Grant

April 27, 2016

Riley Wheaton answers a suggestion box entry, "How to ask a girl (or anyone) to a dance", with guest co-author Mary Grant.