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[WHAT’S IN MY BAG] Magnuson’s goodie bag revealed

Although junior Erin Magnuson's bag may look very plain on the outside, there is never a dull pocket.

Lynn Reynolds, Production Manager

February 26, 2020

Junior Erin Magnuson's bag carries many sentimental items.

[SPA THINKS] How has your life changed in the past six months?

9th grader Ashwini Sandanayake started playing hockey on an all boys hockey team this year.

Jenny Ries, The Rubicon

February 19, 2020

A lot can happen in the span of six months to shape an individual in a significant way. In the sixth month of the 2019-2020 school year, five students shared experiences that have shaped them in some way in the past six months, both in and out of school.

[10 QUESTIONS] Thissen stays faithful to church

Church has provided me with a lot of friends who I would not have met otherwise from many different schools,

Will Schavee, RubicOnline

February 17, 2020

Junior Evan Thissen is very active at Mt. Olivet, a place that has introduced him to a large network of friends and activities.

[GOOD FOR YOU] Have you been following through with your NYR?

Lynn Reynolds, Production Manager

January 23, 2020

On this week's GOOD FOR YOU, Lynn asked students about their New Year's resolutions.

Top five feature stories of 2019

An illustration with the top 5 feature story featured images.

RubicOnline Staff

January 13, 2020

Dive in to the top 5 feature stories of 2019.

Two countries, many perspectives: a few words from the exchanges

Spanish Exchange student Carlota Casamayor laughs at her funny experiences in Minnesota.

Tana Ososki, RubicOnline

September 28, 2019

German and Spanish exchange visitors share their favorite memories from their time in Minnesota.

Annual Peru Trip builds language skills and expands world view for students

Annual Peru Trip builds language skills and expands world view for students

Zekiah Juliusson, RubicOnline Editor

May 21, 2019

Annual Peru trip allows students to build language skills and see the world and new cultures.

[MY GEEK FACTOR] Lanz projects passion for Eagle Scouts

Lanz volunteers to help run coffee stand for his troop.

Meagan Massie, Rubicon Editor

March 12, 2019

Lanz continues to make a difference in his community by being an Eagle Scout.

St. Paul Farmers’ Market is local, fresh and affordable

This fall T the St. Paul Farmer's Market you can expect to find many apples, potatoes, onions, gourds, pumpkins and many more seasonal crops.

Krista Schlinger, The Rubicon Editor

October 16, 2016

Fall harvest fills the last weeks of the St. Paul Farmers' Market, which closes Nov. 20.

Ramalingam comes to SPA from family’s Montessori school

Freshman Lilly Ramalingam's family own Ramalynn Montessori Academy.

Sophie Jaro, Chief Visual Editor

October 16, 2016

School and family are the biggest parts of most students’ lives, but they’re usually separate. Until this year, that wasn’t the case for Freshman Lilly Ramalingam.

Rabbits know what’s up, according to hunter Riley Tietel

Rabbits know what's up, according to hunter Riley Tietel

Sophie Jaro, Chief Visual Editor

October 9, 2016

What can you not see, hear, or smell in the St. Paul Academy hallways? Sophomore Riley Tietel preparing for a hunting trip.

Castellanos teaches lessons of family through school trip to Cuba

Castellanos reunited with his Nanny while visiting his hometown in Cuba on the school trip this summer.

Isabel Saavedra-Weis, RubicOnline Editor

September 19, 2016

Castellanos took students to Cuba in June to teach them about Cuba's history and show them where and how he grew up.