The Rubicon

Seniors say goodbye as they look ahead

Lifers at SPA have spent their K-12 learning experience at the LS, MS, and US. This year's senior class has 21 lifers.

Nitya Thakkar, RubicOnline Editor

April 30, 2018

As the Class of 2018 finishes their final week of classes, many seniors reflect on their high school careers, and look ahead to new beginnings.

Common Ground intimately calls for social change

RAISE YOUR HAND. On April 17, Common Ground members spoke about their experiences of racism within and outside of SPA to educate the community. “Say who you want to be not who others tell you to be,” the group said. On April 24, Common Ground will be handing out ribbons to promote intersectionality and to echo the messages of their presentation.

Emma Sampson, RubicOnline Editor

April 17, 2018

On April 17, Common Ground members spoke about their experiences of racism within and outside of SPA to educate the community.

Red white and blue? For some, USA Day meant black

Seniors Olivia Williams-Ridge and Amina Smaller present their black outfits.

Tristan Hitchens-Brookins, Staff Writer

October 4, 2017

Students wore black on USA day to stand out and stand against inequity.

PHOTO GALLERY: Cinco de Mayo festivities engage community

Juniors and BBG members celebrate Cinco de Mayo in the Lily Courtyard with dance.

Mimi Geller, Director of RubicOnline

May 5, 2017

In celebration of Cinco de Mayo, BBG, Latinos Unidos and Intercultural Club hosted festivites in Lilly Courtyard for students to participate in.

New affinity group celebrates Latino culture

Members of the new affinity group for Latino students hold first meeting on Oct. 28. From left to right Advisor Max Delgado, Peter Kilborn, Hana Martinez, Eva Garcia, Advisor Molly Holguin, Isa Saaverda-Weis, Gabby Harmoning.

Noor Qureishy, The Rubicon Managing Editor

November 30, 2016

Seniors Hana Martinez and Maggie Gallagher, with help from the faculty, formed a new affinity group called Latinos Unidos

Pinata and Salsa Dancing: groups host Cinco de Mayo celebration

Sophomore Elsa Runquist smashes the piñata at the Cinco de Mayo celebration on May 4.

Marlee Baron, Around Town Editor

May 4, 2016

On May 5 Intercultural Club and Brown and Black Girls hosted a Cinco de Mayo celebration in Driscoll family commons.