The Rubicon

Advanced scientific research students present findings

Senior Jonathan Trevathan works on his research project entitled

Clare Tipler, News Editor

December 1, 2014

Covering topics from green chemistry to forensic entomology, St.Paul Academy and Summit School students in the Advanced Scientific Research class will give presentations about what they have been studying this semester on Dec. 3 from 6-8 pm in the Randolph Campus Lower Library.

Students share scary stories as fall tradition

Ghost stories hide in the Upper School library but most students equate movie scares with their childhood or present day nightmares.

Dianne Caravela, Staff Writer

October 30, 2014

As she closed the door to the dark basement, a sudden impulse to bolt up the staircase as fast as she could seized her. Lying in bed about to fall asleep, a strange shadow caught his eye, jolting him awake. It could be strange sounds on a dark night or things moving with no explanation. Whatever it...

Science alliance looks forward to competitions with new leadership

A wave of new freshmen gather for a Science Alliance meeting as seniors Eva Perez-Greene and Jonathon Trevathan prepare for candy-building game.

Amodhya Samarakoon, Opinions Editor

September 17, 2014

Almost all students have seen their posters with slogans such as “The name’s Bond. Ionic Bond,” up around the school towards the end of the year, advertising the student group Science Alliance. It is a student group which practices for and participates in competitions such as Science Bowl. This...

Fiction titles top the lists of students, faculty

Fiction titles top the lists of students, faculty

Gita Raman, Feature Editor

March 24, 2014

As the days get warmer, the snow begins to melt, and the school year nears closer to an end, students and faculty at St. Paul Academy and Summit School begin to pick up new books for their own enjoyment. Upper School librarian Kate Brooks recommends The Obsidian Blade by Pete Hautman to those who...