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FROM THE ARCHIVES: Kneel down, stand up

Both professional and student athletes stand up for their beliefs by taking a knee during the National Anthem

Isabel Saavedra-Weis, Blogger

September 24, 2017

There is a renewed discourse surrounding athletes kneeling during the National Anthem. Read this story from Fall 2016 about professional and student athletes who took a knee.

Seniors get out of MN, take projects abroad

Hana Martinez will work at Googleplex this summer.

Stephanie Li, The Rubicon Editor

May 5, 2017

Peter Schavee works abroad at a health non profit for his senior projects.

Softball wins a high scoring game against rival Breck

Senior third baseman Justine Miller holds a Breck player on base in the third inning.

Peter Blanchfield, RubicOnline Editor

May 5, 2017

Seniors give it their all in the May 3 game against Breck, securing a big win.

Senior Speech Illustrations: Week 20

Iya Abdulkarim, The Rubicon Editor

February 12, 2017

View the illustrations of lines from the senior speeches given on Friday, Feb. 10.

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

Street Style: Students layer up for colder months while staying stylish

Senior Raegan Small poses in a vintage bomber and distressed jeans.

Mari Knudson, The Rubicon Editor

November 19, 2016

Boots, joggers, and oversize sweaters and jackets are popular as winter steadily approaches.

Halloween in the halls: Students and clubs prepare for celebration

Senior Alice Tibbetts, Film Club advisor Randall Findlay, and seniors Meghan Joyce, Caroline Montague, and Calla Saunders at Film Club's showing of the 1977 Japanese film Hausu.

Iya Abdulkarim, Feature Editor

October 31, 2015

St. Paul Academy and Summit School students and clubs prepare for Halloween.

Five things you didn’t know about the girls swim team

Swimmers, sophomore Kathryn Schmechel, junior Cait Gibbons, and captain, senior Katiana Taubenberger strike a pose. “When in doubt, whoo it out,” Taubenberger said.

Diane Huang, Chief Online Visual Editor

October 2, 2014

1. They have the perfect recipe for team spirit—just add water. “When in doubt, whoo it out,” captain Katiana Taubenberger said. The swim team follows this advice faithfully. “[When we cheer] we’re in the water,” Taubenberger said. The team has a plethora of cheers, one of them, raucous...

Upper School Council works to revise dress code

Sophomores Hana Martinez and Barbara Bathke discuss the dress code during free time at school.

Emily Thissen, Sports Editor

September 11, 2014

The Upper School Council (USC) looks at important issues. This year they are focusing on one of the issues students care about most: the dress code. In the past, there have been issues with subjective language in the dress code itself which has caused controversy. The USC is taking action and redefining the...

Students Mix and Match at Sadie’s

Students dance at the Sadie's Mix and Match.

Paul Watkins, Science and Technology Editor

May 10, 2014

The Sadie's Mix and Match was on May 10 from 8-10:30 PM.   Like the Rubicon on Facebook for more pictures and breaking news.