The Rubicon

With Hope there will be a prom

Hope will offer a drive-thru breakfast prom for registered attendees on May 22.

Lizzie Kristal, The Rubicon

May 20, 2020

With proms canceled across the city, Hope Breakfast Bar offers a drive-in alternative May 22.

[PHOTO STORY] How are students spending time at home?


May 11, 2020

Students were invited to submit photos of a daily activity they enjoy.

Minnesota chefs give food away in makeshift market

Following social distancing guidelines, only ten shoppers were allowed in the free market at once.

Nikolas Liepins, Contributor

March 19, 2020

The free market will open again at noon on Friday, Mar. 20, at PUBLIC kitchen + bar (229 6th St E, St Paul, MN 55101).

How I eat: students with special diets

Sophomore Annika Brelsford shows off her vegan Luna bar

Lucia Granja, RubicOnline

February 19, 2020

Sophomore Annika Brelsford, junior Aman Rahman, and sophomore Divya Bhargava have special diets.

[RESTAURANT REVIEW] Ono Hawaiian Plates showcases traditional and creative Hawaiian food

Ono Hawaiian Plates' luau bowl.

Colin Will, Staff Writer

February 18, 2020

It is one of the best casual dining experiences the Twin Cities has to offer.

Students showcase personal creativity at winter dance

Upon entering the venue, a red carpet was set up for students as the publications editors from Ibid, Alessandra Costalonga and Mimi Longe, took paparazzi photos for them.

Elle Chen, RubicOnline

February 9, 2020

Red carpets, it’s all about fashion, fame, glitz, and glam. This year’s SPA red carpet themed winter dance was no exception. Check out some amazing looks from the dance.

Na cooks up a storm of Pah-d Thai for friends and family

Pah Nah chopping vegetables for the stirfry

Zekiah Juliusson, RubicOnline

January 16, 2020

Cooking is a valuable life skill but not many people teenagers know how to cook well. Sophomore Pah Na has discovered his skill for cooking through experimenting and now loves to share his gift with others. 

SPA’s hidden menu: Coffee beverages to get through exam week

There are many ways to scavenge ingredients to make some unique beverages to keep you awake for the day.

Lara Cayci, RubicOnline

December 17, 2019

If you know what to look for, the cafeteria contains many many hidden gems for caffeine-addicted students during exam week.

[GOOD FOR YOU] Lucking out at Potluck: Chickpea

Chickpea's hummus bowls look good and are quite healthy. You will most likely have to bring it home for leftovers (quite a good leftover as well).

Lynn Reynolds, Production Manager

December 9, 2019

Chickpea is a new restaurant at the Rosedale Mall's food court.

Numbers don’t belong at the holiday table

Commenting about food and weight can have harmful unintended consequences.

Quinn Christensen, Editor-in-Chief

November 28, 2019

Disordered eating habits have become as much of a holiday tradition as the turkey dinner. It's time to break the cycle.

[RESTAURANT REVIEW] Hot Hands takes the pie

[RESTAURANT REVIEW] Hot Hands takes the pie

Elizabeth Trevathan, RubicOnline

November 18, 2019

Hot Hands, the new pie shop located on Snelling Avenue, has proved itself with a cozy atmosphere and delicious comfort food.