The Rubicon

Hybrid learning brings drastic changes to schooling

Sections of the school such as Huss or Schilling Center used to be filled with students.
October 7, 2020
Now in the second week of a hybrid format, the school looks much different than it did only a year ago.

Plan A to B to C: Chicago canceled, Rent canceled, pre-show traditions stay alive

Although the show has been canceled, the musical participates shared many happy memories together.
May 15, 2020
This Friday, May 15, would have been the Upper School Spring Musical’s opening night for "Chicago". But due to the Covid-19 pandemic outbreak, all "Chicago" performances have officially been canceled.

[SPA THINKS] What’s your favorite water fountain?

“My favorite water fountain at SPA is the one next to the engineering room, like on the first floor of Schilling… because I have a lot of classes around that area and I use that one a lot,
October 14, 2019
On this month's SPA Thinks, students spilled their thoughts on the best water fountain locations.

Two countries, many perspectives: a few words from the exchanges

Spanish Exchange student Carlota Casamayor laughs at her funny experiences in Minnesota.
September 28, 2019
German and Spanish exchange visitors share their favorite memories from their time in Minnesota.

[STAFF EDITORIAL] Diversity should be considered when naming buildings

The names of the buildings become commonplace, while the people become decreasingly relatable.
March 14, 2019
Names of SPA buildings should represent the values of the modern school community.

The names behind the Randolph Campus

The newly constructed Driscoll Learning Center circa 1973, named for W. John Driscoll, class of 1947.
March 2, 2019
The rich history behind SPA's major construction projects.

Distinguished Alumnae Ruth Huss honored

Alumni and alumnae gathered for the celebratory event of honoring Ruth Huss.
October 4, 2018
Alumni Ruth Huss was honored at a dinner on Oct. 3 while being granted the Distinguished Alumni award for her generous contribution to the Huss Center for Performing Arts.

James Vose displays The Social Life of Pears in Huss

James Vose displays The Social Life of Pears in Huss
April 26, 2017
Lawyer and artist James Vose explains his inspiration and motivation for creating a newly displayed collection of pear drawings.
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