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[PHOTO STORY] Track and Field Team sprints into a successful competition season

Senior Eliza Reedy and sophomore Isabel Isabel Toghramadjian halfway through their 1600m race.

Henry Burkhardt, Photographer

May 5, 2019

  The Track and Field team had a successful meet last Thursday at Blake where they won the boys 4x400 relay and placed second in the girls 4x800 relay. Their next meet is on Tuesday at St. Croix Lutheran.

Track team keeps up the competition after meet cancellation

Junior Alessandra Costalonga warms up her high jump.

Isabel Gisser, Production Manager

April 30, 2019

A mock meet and a team dinner took the place of the rained out April 21 senior night meet.

Nordic continues a strong season with top 10 finishes

Skiers line up, ready to go

Kelby Wittenberg, RubicOnline Editor

December 15, 2018

The SPA nordic team posted strong results after the Dec. 13 race.

[SPA Thinks] Students respond to climate change report

Kat St. Martin-Norburg, The Rubicon Editor

December 5, 2018

On Black Friday, Nov. 23, the United States Global Change Research Program released Volume II of the Fourth National Climate Change Assessment. The report was scheduled to be released a month later, and the timing of the release has caused some environmental advocates to question the priorities of the...

[PHOTO GALLERY] Rising seniors don new t-shirts

[PHOTO GALLERY] Rising seniors don new t-shirts

Emma Sampson

May 7, 2018

The junior class wore their senior t-shirts to school on May 7 and explained what it means to be a senior now.

A giggle or guffaw: laughter soothes stress and bonds students

Laughter is scientifically shown to improve health, reduce stress, and improve one's mood. Although the end benefits are the same, different things make different students laugh. “[I laugh at] mostly any dumb jokes, puns, memes, stories other people say, funny moments,” sophomore Fremont Forsberg said.

Claire Hallaway, The Rubicon Editor

December 29, 2017

Explore the science behind laughter as students share the moments that make them laugh out loud.

PHOTO GALLERY: Support-a-Family gift wrapping party features Acapella performance

Seniors Dorienne Hoven and Izzy Denny laugh as they wrap a present for a family in need.

Isabel Gisser, RubicOnline Editor

December 6, 2017

Advisories supported 19 families through Project Pride for Living's Support-a-Family.

Environmental forecast predicts increased climate change

Climate Change has both environmental and economic impacts.

Noah Rice, Staff Writer

June 2, 2017

As President Trump withdraws from the Paris Climate agreement, scientists verify how climate change is real and students validate why to act now.

Community Service Spotlight: Reedy aids local hunger-relief efforts

Second Harvest Heartland is a popular volunteer organization that offers opportunities for individuals and groups. Sophomores worked at Second Harvest Heartland as part of the sophomore retreat and Reedy will continue serving there this summer.

Lucy Sandeen, Rubicon Editor

May 24, 2017

Sophomore Eliza Reedy was inspired by her sophomore service project to continue volunteering with Second Harvest Heartland.