The Rubicon

Mishpacha celebrates Hanukkah with food, music and games

Seniors Ethan Less, Shane Litman and 
Reuben Vizelman wear Hanukkah-themes sweaters.

Nitya Thakkar, Aureus EIC

December 8, 2018

Mishpacha hosted a Hanukkah celebration on Friday, Dec. 7 to honor the important Jewish holiday.

Illness epidemic hits classrooms

There were at least 13 deaths in one week during the 2017-2018 flu season

Iya Abdulkarim, Editor-in-Chief

March 6, 2018

SPA has been impacted by the flu, with more students and faculty members out this year than before.

Students react to Vikings loss, display mixed emotions

Tristan Hitchens-Brookins, Staff Writer

January 23, 2018

Community members reveal their thoughts, opinions, and feelings about the Minnesota Vikings losing their semifinal playoff game.

Concussions in basketball are more prevalent than students realize

Junior Izzy Denny shoots a basketball at the Dec. 20 game against Nova Classical Academy. “I haven’t seen as many concussions in basketball as I have heard about for soccer or other sports like that,” Denny said.

Emily Thissen, RubicOnline Editor

February 17, 2017

While concussions seem more common in sports like hockey and soccer, they still occur in SPA basketball players.