The Rubicon

SPA Ultimate radiates chemistry to defeat Washburn

The SPA Ultimate Team played against Minneapolis Washburn on May 4 at the Eagan Community Center.

Mimi Geller, Director of RubicOnline

May 5, 2017

The SPA Ultimate Team beat Minneapolis Washburn in a close game on May 4.

Senior Speech Illustrations: Week 14

Iya Abdulkarim, Jonah Harrison, and Diane Huang

January 20, 2017

View the illustrations of lines from the senior speeches given on Friday, Jan. 13.

Iris debut open mic night fosters inspiration

Ninth grader Anna Snider recites a piece she wrote in the Summit Center during Iris: Art and Literature's first open mic night hosted on Oct. 26. “I’m really glad that I did it,” said Snider.

Ellie Nowakowski, The Rubicon Editor

October 28, 2016

Iris: Art and Literature hosted their first open mic night on Oct. 26 in the Summit Center for students and faculty to share works of literature.

Improve testing confidence with high power poses, optimism, meditation

Jonny Addicks O'Toole does a power pose for Online Editor in Chief Diane Huang’s video on power poses.

Diane Huang, Online Editor-in-Chief

February 5, 2016

From power poses to meditation, simple changes in posture and mindset can have seriously beneficial side effects.

Bluhm and O’Toole tag turtles in Costa Rica

Eggs that contain twin turtles normally don't survive because there's not enough nutrition to keep both alive.

Stephanie Li, Arts & Entertainment Editor

January 29, 2016

Juniors Samantha Bluhm and Jonny Addicks O'Toole share their experiences of traveling to Costa Rica to tag turtles from Jan. 6-13.

Beyond black belts and boxing; martial arts today

JUNIOR JONNY ADDICKS O’TOOLE shows off his Jiu Jitsu moves on junior Justine Miller. “it’s like wresting,” he said.

Iya Abdulkarim, Feature Editor

December 16, 2015

Martial arts is a term encompassing the many different forms of self defense including karate, Krav maga and Jiu jitsu to name a few. St. Paul Academy and Summit School students have participated in various forms of martial arts. Some forms of sport originated in China, but others including Kor...