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Jobs should count towards senior project hours

Senior Emma Sampson working at CRAVE American Kitchen and Sushi Bar.

Emma Sampson, RubicOnline Editor

April 24, 2019

Students with jobs struggle to balance senior project requirements.

India trip preparation focuses on multicultural experience

Students hosted a bake sale to prepare for their trip to India.

Julia Baron, The Rubicon Editor

March 7, 2019

The group of students going to India over spring break has focused on preparing for their trip over the past weeks.

The Power of Questions: Gabby Harmoning

The Power of Questions: Gabby Harmoning

Nitya Thakkar, Aureus EIC

February 15, 2019

Nitya Thakkar interviews senior Gabby Harmoning.

Twitter memes draws followers to Netflix’s Bird Box

Bird Box memes created viral interest for the show, even amongst people who haven't seen it.

Emma Sampson, RubicOnline Editor

January 24, 2019

Memes as advertising? It seems to be working for Netflix's Bird Box.

[FILTERED] What’s your favorite song?

SPA students took to Snapchat to share their favorite song.

Bobby Verhey, RubicOnline Editor

January 24, 2019

Students took to Snapchat, to share their favorite song with answers ranging from "Baby" to "Mo Bamba."

Somalis + Minnesota exhibit expresses refugee experience

Senior Kayla Edmundson spins the images to reveal a different story as written by a Somali refugee who lives in Minnesota.

Mimi Geller, Director of RubicOnline

November 16, 2018

The History of Refugee Communities in Minnesota class attended the "Somalis + Minnesota" exhibit at the MN History Center to start their next unit on Somali refugees.

An inside look at fall sports managers

Girls varsity soccer manager Gabby Harmoning stands with her team.

Sara Browne, Staff Writer

October 31, 2018

Managers are the backbones of sports teams; always ready to give their all. Their jobs may go unnoticed to the common fan’s eye, but they are a key part of the basic function of a team.

Homecoming kick-off assembly rallies Spartan spirit

Grades took their class colors seriously and a bright rainbow could be seen across the gymnasium.

Flannery Enneking-Norton, RubicOnline Editor

October 2, 2017

Homecoming 2017 began with the annual kick-off assembly, which included an introduction of the German exchange students and the Spartan Beat led by a brand new spartan.

Harmoning and Less reflect on Jewish identity

Harmoning and Less reflect on Jewish identity

Stephanie Li, Photography Manager/Photo Story Editor

October 2, 2016

Sophomores Gabby Harmoning and Ethan Less talk about their Jewish identity and how it shapes their everyday lives.

USC creates new social spaces

USC creates new social spaces

A.M. Roberts, Staff Writer

May 27, 2016

Students now have more seating near the athletic entrance and Huss Center entrance.

Jewish students teach at local Hebrew schools, gain experience as madrichims

Gabby Harmoning works as a madrichim in the Childcare Room at her temple on Sundays.  “[My favorite part about my job is] getting to bond with the kids… I think it’s fun,” Harmoning said.

Isabel Saaverda-Weis, Staff Writer

November 24, 2015

Student teachers (madrichims) help at local Hebrew schools and temples.