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WWIII? A look back at the events that nearly led to war with Iran

WWIII? A look back at the events that nearly led to war with Iran

Bobby Verhey, Social Media Manager

January 21, 2020

With tensions subsiding, look back at the historical events that led the U.S. and Iran to the brink of war, and the actions that prevented it.

Fight for facts over World War III Memes

Fight for facts over World War III Memes

Martha Sanchez, RubicOnline

January 17, 2020

Read the news before using social media to create memes that propagate false information.

Three years later, Trump changed SPA

Three years later, Trump changed SPA

Asa Zirps, Staff Writer

November 11, 2019

On the third anniversary of Trump's election, opinions are divided on whether he has changed SPA.

“Save the turtles” and the plastic straw phenomenon

“Save the turtles” and the plastic straw phenomenon

Elizabeth Trevathan, RubicOnline

September 24, 2019

Sure, there are more options than plastic straws, but are they worth it?

Trumps corruption qualifies him for impeachment

Trumps corruption qualifies him for impeachment

Maren Ostrem, The Rubicon Editor

May 20, 2019

With the Mueller report findings and a Republican call for impeachment this weekend, it's hard to argue that Trump should remain president.

Political fashion: Students express political views through fashion choices

Political fashion: Students express political views through fashion choices

Julia Baron, The Rubicon Editor

February 19, 2019

Political fashion, whose popularity has been rapidly emerging during the late 10's is hot at St. Paul Academy and Summit School.

Students show growing dismay after month-long government shutdown

Students show growing dismay after month-long government shutdown

Noah Raaum, Creative Design Manager

January 25, 2019

Martin Luther King Jr. Day—a day of celebration, service and progress—marked the 32nd of the longest government shutdown in United States history.

[THE THIRD WAY] Emergency or farce?

[THE THIRD WAY] Emergency or farce?

Kieran Singh, Columnist

January 13, 2019

Columnist Kieran Singh discusses his thoughts on the federal government shutdown.

The Current (Events): Why does Donald Trump hate giraffes?

The Current (Events): Why does Donald Trump hate giraffes?

Jack Benson, Editor in Chief

January 12, 2019

At the G20 meeting, 19 of the 20 world leaders have pledged to fight climate change. We all know who that lone hold out was.

[THE THIRD WAY] Cory Booker for President?

[THE THIRD WAY] Cory Booker for President?

Kieran Singh, Columnist

May 28, 2018

Columnist Kieran Singh speaks about his recent experience watching New Jersey Senator Cory Booker deliver a speech.

Students march to Capitol

Students march to Capitol

Marlee Baron, Managing Editor

April 23, 2018

“Protect students, not guns” “We are enraged” “Thoughts and prayers are not bulletproof.” These are just some of the messages that were plastered on signs in the Huss Center on Apr. 20 as students gathered to walk to the capitol to rally against gun violence This particular walkout, althou...