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World History classes must continue to dig for the absent narrative

World History classes must continue to dig for the absent narrative

Bobby Verhey, RubicOnline Editor

March 28, 2019


Filed under OPINION

This year, history teachers have focused on bringing in hidden, or absent, narratives into the curriculum. Now, it's time to go further.

[WHAT’S ON MY DESK?] Ward shows off art and mugs

[WHAT’S ON MY DESK?] Ward shows off art and mugs

Eloise Duncan, The Rubicon Editor

March 12, 2019


Filed under FEATURE

Take a look at the various items displayed on US History teacher Mollie Ward's desk.

Add humanities into economics courses

Add humanities into economics courses

Noah Raaum, Creative Design Manager

February 23, 2019


Filed under OPINION

Economics is the ideal STEM-humanities course for its relevance, usefulness and uniqueness.

Somalis + Minnesota exhibit expresses refugee experience

Somalis + Minnesota exhibit expresses refugee experience

Mimi Geller, Director of RubicOnline

November 16, 2018


Filed under NEWS

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.

History curriculum engages critical thinking

History curriculum engages critical thinking

Evelyn Lillemoe, The Rubicon Editor

September 28, 2018


Filed under FEATURE

US History teachers weigh in on changes in the history curriculum.

Upper School renovations lead to detours and closed spaces

Upper School renovations lead to detours and closed spaces

Lucy Benson and Will Rinkoff

September 9, 2018


Filed under NEWS

As Schilling construction wraps up, Old Main construction ramps up.

Portables (ep. 10): Jon Peterson

Nitya Thakkar, RubicOnline Editor

May 10, 2018


Filed under VIDEOS

The tenth episode in a twelve part series detailing the unique aspects of each teacher’s portable classroom.

Portables (ep. 9): Ryan Oto

Nitya Thakkar, RubicOnline Editor

May 3, 2018


Filed under VIDEOS

The ninth episode in a twelve part series detailing the unique aspects of each teacher’s portable classroom.

Portables (ep. 5): Mollie Ward

Noah Raaum, Videographer

March 26, 2018


Filed under VIDEOS

The fifth episode in a twelve part series detailing the unique aspects of each teacher's portable classroom.

Portables (ep. 4): Sushmita Hodges

Isabel Gisser, RubicOnline Editor

March 5, 2018


Filed under VIDEOS

The fourth episode in a twelve part series detailing the unique aspects of each teacher's portable classroom.

History exhibit tells the tale of Nazi rebels

History exhibit tells the tale of Nazi rebels

Kelby Wittenberg, Chief Visual Editor

November 15, 2017


Filed under NEWS

Temporary Huss Center showcase tells the tale of a Nazi rebellion.