The Rubicon

[PHOTO STORY] Student clubs collaborate for self defense training

HerSpace co-presidents Adelia Bergner and Nitya Thakkar practice the

Isabel Gisser, Production Manager

April 18, 2019

Her Space, Peer Helpers, Intercultural Club, Muslim Students Alliance, and Rainbow Connection co-hosted Not Me! on April 17.

Intercultural Club celebrates heritage and understanding

IC members share around a Harkness table.

Julia Baron, The Rubicon Editor

November 24, 2018

Members of Intercultural Club gather to give presentations about a certain culture.

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

IC celebrates students of Asian heritage through food and drink

Junior Olivia McCauley stands on a chair and gives a short speech about how happy she is to have had the celebration this year.

Sharee Roman, The Rubicon Editor

May 28, 2018

Intercultural Club celebrated students of Asian heritage through food and drink during last Thursday's x-period.

QUIZ: How much did you learn during Black History Month?

Intercultural Club posted dozens of photos of notable figures in black history.

Noah Raaum, Videographer

February 28, 2018

Test your knowledge on a few key events and figures in African-American history.

Chinese New Year celebration hosted by Intercultural Club

Chinese New Year celebration hosted by Intercultural Club

Kelby Wittenberg, Chief Visual Editor

February 22, 2018

Intercultural Club hosted a Chinese New Year celebration Feb. 21 in the US Chinese classroom.

MLK Day assembly calls for equal education opportunities

John Hunter, father of a student in third grade at St. Paul Academy and a representative of Native American teaching, speaks on challenging the community to make corrections.

Michael Forsgren, Social Media Manager

January 14, 2018

The Martin Luther King assembly panelists focused their attention on education this year.

IC posters demote cultural appropriation in Halloween costumes

IC posters demote cultural appropriation in Halloween costumes

Noah Raaum, Videographer

October 31, 2017

Dress up as a cat, a witch, a donut, or a skeleton — not a culture.

Letter campaign protests DACA repeal

CIVICALLY ENGAGED. US English teacher Molly Olguin signs a letter addressed to President Trump defending DACA. Junior Isabel Saavedra-Weis, and seniors Eva Garcia and Amina Smaller sit behind the table while Olivia Williams Ridge encourages participation.

Lucy Sandeen, The Rubicon Editor

September 16, 2017

Intercultural Club, Black and Brown Girls, and Common Ground partnered in a letter writing campaign on Sept. 15-16 to protest the DACA repeal.

Student groups empower on a range of issues

St. Paul Academy and Summit School offers dozens of interesting, diverse groups that provide outlets for students to accomplish amazing things.  Options arise for every student, from Spartan Boosters to Film Club to Spartan Beats to Quiz Bowl to Intercultural Club. Plus, it's incredibly simple to start a new group when there's interest.

The Rubicon Staff, Editorial

May 4, 2016

The expressive opportunity of student groups is not always capitalized on, but it should be.

Pinata and Salsa Dancing: groups host Cinco de Mayo celebration

Sophomore Elsa Runquist smashes the piñata at the Cinco de Mayo celebration on May 4.

Marlee Baron, Around Town Editor

May 4, 2016

On May 5 Intercultural Club and Brown and Black Girls hosted a Cinco de Mayo celebration in Driscoll family commons.