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Human trafficking: breaking out of stigmatization

The End It Movement, is an allied group of organizations and people around the world fighting for increased awareness and prevention of human trafficking to bring the number of victims down to zero. On Feb. 13, the End It Movement encourages people to draw a red x on their hand in support of the movement.

Eloise Duncan, The Rubicon

February 14, 2020

The FBI has identified the Twin Cities as being of the 13 cities in the United States with a high rate of child prostitution due to human trafficking.

Promote action on International Women’s Day

HerSpace asked students to design stickers during an advisory period in celebration of International Women's Day.

Jenny Ries, The Rubicon Editor

March 8, 2019

The IWD website noted that today the misconception that women have achieved gender equality is prevalent, with many believing that there is no work left to be done.

Benefaction International: Wilson builds company with goal of giving back

Wilson models one of the shirts she designed.

Jenny Ries, The Rubicon Editor

February 10, 2019

Junior Naomi Wilson has chosen to devote some of her spare time to starting her own company, Benefaction International.

Robotic automation may replace human workers

Pepper is a robot capable of communicating with humans who resides at the Microsoft store at the Mall of America.

Jenny Ries, The Rubicon Editor

November 21, 2018

In today’s society, it is acknowledged that perfection is unattainable. Children are urged not to strive for perfect work, but rather for progress. Flaws are celebrated because everyone has them. There is no need for a task to be done 100% perfectly every time, because no human is able to accomplish ...

Take proactive measures to change homelessness

Tent city grows on Hiawatha, occupied mostly by Native Americans.

Jenny Ries, The Rubicon Editor

November 9, 2018

In terms of working to minimize homelessness, there are two options: taking reactive measures and taking proactive measures.

Spartan GVS dominates Humboldt

Girls Varsity Soccer played against St. Paul Humboldt High School on Oct. 9.

Jenny Ries, The Rubicon Editor

October 9, 2018

Sophomore and midfielder Isabel Medrano said, “I am really happy with Wednesday’s result, it was nice to get such a convincing win after the kind of tough season we’ve had, so I enjoyed that.”

Ries publishes a sweet tale of individuality

Melissa Nie, Illustrator/Infographics

November 26, 2017

"The Little Macaron" was produced as part of MS English teacher Carrie Clark's class last year and was published this fall.