The Rubicon

[STAFF EDITORIAL] Social distancing is essential to combating COVID-19

[STAFF EDITORIAL] Social distancing is essential to combating COVID-19

The Rubicon and RubicOnline Staffs

March 17, 2020

As cases of COVID-19 continue to rise in Minnesota, reducing social interaction is the only sure way to flatten the curve.

[STAFF EDITORIAL] Stop the coronavirus jokes and stay informed

[STAFF EDITORIAL] Stop the coronavirus jokes and stay informed

RubicOnline Staff

February 26, 2020

Jokes about the novel coronavirus, COVID-19, have made its way into the hallways. But people need to stop laughing.

[STAFF EDITORIAL] Whose land are we on?

[STAFF EDITORIAL] Whose land are we on?

RubicOnline Staff

November 20, 2019

Making inclusive choices that build awareness of the past is a good decision, but don't stop there.

[STAFF EDITORIAL] Stereotypes discourage connection

[STAFF EDITORIAL] Stereotypes discourage connection

The Rubicon Staff

November 18, 2019

Challenge first impressions, know each other more deeply.

[STAFF EDITORIAL] The trash and recycling system is simple. Use it.

[STAFF EDITORIAL] The trash and recycling system is simple. Use it.

RubicOnline Staff

September 25, 2019

Waste bins encourage sorting of compostables, recyclables, and trash but it's essential to understand the system to use it well.

[STAFF EDITORIAL] Inter-grade mixing vital for senior legacies

[STAFF EDITORIAL] Inter-grade mixing vital for senior legacies

RubicOnline Staff

April 24, 2019

Students must make an effort to reach out to students in all grades, not just their own.

[STAFF EDITORIAL] Let’s connect the dots

[STAFF EDITORIAL] Let’s connect the dots

RubicOnline Staff

December 13, 2018

Confusion surrounds the Connect the Dots activity, but the inclusive intentions are what really matter.

[STAFF EDITORIAL] Inclusive communities start with recognizing members’ stories

[STAFF EDITORIAL] Inclusive communities start with recognizing members’ stories

RubicOnline Staff

November 30, 2018

The student ignorance of the community members that do not inherently interact with us has gone on too long.

[STAFF EDITORIAL] Students need to show appreciation of teachers through respect

[STAFF EDITORIAL] Students need to show appreciation of teachers through respect

The Rubicon Staff, Editorial

November 20, 2018

Although gender and veteran status impact the degree of respect teachers are given, it shouldn't.

[STAFF EDITORIAL] Big words mask true meaning

[STAFF EDITORIAL] Big words mask true meaning

RubicOnline Staff

September 21, 2018

In the classroom, jargon is a way of skirting around uncomfortable topics such as race or gender. Resorting to euphemistic and vague words to discuss, for example, slavery and the American Civil War, is appealing, but harmful to objective learning.

STAFF EDITORIAL: Student elections lack representation and integrity

STAFF EDITORIAL: Student elections lack representation and integrity

RubicOnline Staff

May 18, 2018

Student officer elections must reflect the diversity within the student body and better mimic democracy.

STAFF EDITORIAL: Truth in advertising: prioritize student clubs

STAFF EDITORIAL: Truth in advertising: prioritize student clubs

The Rubicon Staff

May 7, 2018

Student clubs met only once on Thursdays in April without other events scheduled. Clubs need to be prioritized.