The Rubicon

Athletes struggle with shrinking the school

Students gather in Huss at 3:oopm after their last class of the day.

Simon Assefa, Staff Writer

November 6, 2019

Shrinking the school is a safety measure, but for athletes it may cause some problems.

Auditions generate excitement for fall play

Upper School students listen to US Fine Arts teacher Eric Severson as he explains the agenda of auditions.

Annika Rock, RubicOnline

September 21, 2019

Auditions for "The Madwoman of Chaillot" were held this past Thursday and Friday in the Driscoll commons.

Dangers of vaping: speaker debunks the trend

O'Brien shows students ways vape companies market to a younger audience: fun and crazy flavored juices are just one of these methods.

Adrienne Gaylord, The Rubicon

September 9, 2019

Pediatrician Dr. Janna Gewirtz O'Brien showed students the facts.

Spring Musical transports audience into twisted fairy tales

Jack, played by senior Max Moen, sings

Lara Cayci, RubicOnline Editor

May 20, 2019

This 2019 version of Into the Woods was a successful performance, beautifully executed.

Students re-energize in Huss Center

Annie Bottern, RubicOnline Editor

February 2, 2019

A short nap midway through the day can help students recharge.

In address to students, Huss thanks Summit School, inspires generosity

Ruth Huss '57 listens to applause from students and faculty before her speech to the school. “I'm standing here today in this beautiful facility and am thankful to this very school which helped me form the foundation of my life,” Huss said.

Emma Sampson, RubicOnline Editor

January 17, 2019

Alumna Ruth Huss '57 spoke to students and faculty in the Huss Center to share her thanks for her education and to inspire others to give back.

Intercultural Club diversifies assemblies with music choice

Sophomores Karla Garcia and Tana Ososki introduce the songs played at each Blue & Gold Assembly.

Liv Larsen, Interactive Storytelling Team

October 31, 2018

Every week, the music gurus of SPA's Intercultural Club choose songs to play at each assembly

SPA Views: Students find favorite spaces

Emma Sampson, RubicOnline Editor

October 5, 2018

With new and innovative parts of the school to explore, students have found themselves sprawled out across it.

Annual homecoming lip sync includes tap dancing, duets

Sophomore Rylan Hefner tap dances in front of the upper school while lip syncing.

Bobby Verhey, RubicOnline Editor

September 27, 2018

This year's homecoming lip sync competition included tap dancing and a duet to "Man or Muppet" and "It's Raining Men."

No longer for studying: Huss lacks student maturity

Recently, in Huss, students take naps, leave a mess and do not clean up after themselves.

Mimi Geller, Director of RubicOnline

May 23, 2018

More often than not, the Huss Center manifests crumbs, wrappers, and student immaturity that is shed during free periods.

[THEATER REVIEW] The Secret in the Wings created unique and refreshing entertainment

Junior Max Moen grieves in front of a group of faceless singers during rehearsal.

Noah Raaum, Videographer

November 22, 2017

The Secret in the Wings is a play full of twisted fairy tales, nightmares and death.