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Both veteran and first time presenters succeed at State Science Fair

Juniors Iya Abdulkarim and Henry Zeitlow pose with their Seagate emerging scientist awards.

Peter Blanchfield, RubicOnline Editor

March 30, 2017

Diane Huang, Henry Zietlow and Iya Abdulkarim all won awards at last weekends State Science Fair.

Advanced Science Research grants scientific freedom and flexibility

Advanced Science Research grants scientific freedom and flexibility

Javier Whitaker-Castañeda, The Rubicon Editor-in-Chief

December 7, 2016

ASR students can truly research anything. From mussel burrowing habits, to fish learning patterns, to contamination due to roof runoff, it's all an option.

Q&A: Zietlow sweeps and sculls as a rower

BATTLING THE MISSISSIPPI. Junior Henry Zietlow rows across the Mississippi at a regatta. He has been rowing for one year “[Rowing] gives me a reason to get outside on the river every day. It’s really a pretty part of St. Paul, especially in the fall with all the changing colors,” Zietlow said.

Marlee Baron, The Rubicon Editor

November 8, 2016

Ever wonder how rowing works? Henry Zietlow has the answers.

What’s your learning style?

Junior Sarah Murad poses as if doing a lab, showing one engaging activity which benefits kinesthetic learners. Movement is an important element in their learning processes.

Iya Abdulkarim, Feature Editor

September 30, 2015

Different people learn in different ways depending on their dominant learning type: visual, auditory, and kinesthetic. No matter which or how many types someone falls under, there are a few methods for studying effectively for each.

Fall brings beautiful colors

Fall brings beautiful colors

Boraan Abulkarim, Chief Visual Editor

October 24, 2014

St. Paul Academy and Summit School students sent The Rubicon their best snapshots of the beautiful fall leaves around St. Paul. As the air gets crisper, more and more students are making their way into school shuffling through a spectrum of leaves that have fallen from trees. This time of year is, in...