The Rubicon

A conversation with new debate teacher Mr. Cheng

This year, Mr. Cheng, previously an English teacher, took over from long-standing debate coach, Mr. Fones.

Lucia Granja, RubicOnline

October 25, 2020

This year, Mr. Cheng, previously an English teacher, took over from long-standing debate coach, Mr. Fones.

Ellie Dawson-Moore colors her world (and hair)

Ellie Dawson-Moore colors her world (and hair)

Tana Ososki, RubicOnline

October 22, 2020

People like to express themselves with clothing. Can the same idea apply to haircolor? Junior Ellie Dawson-Moore thinks so.

Jeopardy teaches audience $1 or $4 about SPA teachers

The judges, senior Sydney Therien and junior Gavin Kimmel and contestants, Ninth grader Tenzin Bawa, sophomore Ellie Dawson-Moore, junior Noel Abraham, and senior Henrik Schleisman laugh hysterically at an answer to one of the jeopardy questions.

Elle Chen, RubicOnline

February 6, 2020

It was a tight battle between Noel Abraham and Henrick Schliesman, but ultimately the senior won.

[EPISODE 1] Fall Play Behind the Scenes: Auditions

Henry Burkhardt

September 23, 2019

Auditions for the Upper School Fall Play (The Madwomen of Chaillot) were held on Sep. 19 and 20. The play will premiere on Nov. 22 in the Huss Center.

Students pioneer new (or revitalize old) clubs

The middle school GSA poses for a group photo. Dawson-Moore was a key player in creating the group.

Martha Sanchez, RubicOnline Editor

May 16, 2019

While many clubs have existed in the SPA community for years, some students seek to pioneer new clubs or revive forgotten ones.

[STREET STYLE] Bright colors carry students through end of semester

[STREET STYLE] Bright colors carry students through end of semester

Quinn Christensen, Chief Visual Editor

December 15, 2018

Even on cloudy days, students fight the winter doldrums with bright hues.

Instagram commercializes youth life

Instagram commercializes youth life

Mimi Geller and Isabel Saavedra-Weis

November 20, 2018

Instagram has skyrocketed as a marketing goldmine. What are the potential dangers or drawbacks?