The Rubicon

Softball wins a high scoring game against rival Breck

Senior third baseman Justine Miller holds a Breck player on base in the third inning.
May 5, 2017
Seniors give it their all in the May 3 game against Breck, securing a big win.

Softball captains Sarah Murad and Justine Miller talk about goals for their last year on the team

Sarah Murad and Clare Tipler celebrate a hit
April 21, 2017
Justine Miller and Sarah Murad talk about being captain, and their final year on the softball team.

SADD hosts second drunk goggles obstacle course

Seniors Oona Prozinski and Justine Miller facilitate SADD's drunk goggles competition.
February 1, 2017
SADD hosted its second annual drunk goggles obstacle course last Thursday.

Senior Speech Illustrations: Week 4

October 14, 2016
View the illustrations of excerpts from the senior speeches given on Oct. 7.

Fear: The psychology behind the scream

Fear is an enjoyable experience for students in controlled, safe situations.
December 13, 2015
Students explore the reasons behind their love of being scared - on and off the screen.

Young Girls Varsity Softball team ends season, hopeful for next year

The varsity girls softball team finished with an overall record of 3-17 this year.
May 25, 2015
The team consisted of mostly sophomore and juniors, with no senior players.

Making fashion statements for self-expression, comfort

Freshman Ashley Jallen matched a crocheted crop top with orange shorts with crochet detailing. “I like wearing shorts because I feel comfortable in them and wearing them makes me feel like spring is finally here,” she said.
May 8, 2015
An outfit is worth a thousand words.

SADD Week: Drunk goggles make an impact

April 19, 2015
SADD held a drunk goggle obstacle course on Apr. 16.

Girls’ Hockey loses to South St. Paul in hard fought section final

The student section was lined with signs made for various United players.
February 13, 2015
The United Girls’ Hockey Team played in the section final on Feb. 12 at. St. Thomas Arena. After a hard fought game, the girls fell 1-2 to South St. Paul in overtime.

Female artists release controversial chart-toppers

Can songs themselves really impact how girls thinks? Sophomore Kathryn Schmechel thinks empowering songs really can motivate girls liker her. “They can contribute to how people view themselves and others,” she said.
December 8, 2014

Women artists have filled the top five spots of the Billboard Hot 100 songs for five weeks in a row for the first time ever. With this recent landmark in the popularity of female artists, people have been...

Drake Gallery hosts thought-provoking show

Sylvia Horwitz stands by her pictures in the Harry M. Drake Gallery at her show’s opening. “I was deeply moved and inspired by the Madres and Abuelas and wanted to make a visual
record of what I was experiencing,” Horwitz said.
November 25, 2013

Yellow light, like artificial sunshine, spreads over the walls, enveloping lined faces, fists held in defiance, startled pigeons, pain, joy, desperation, anger, all in a sea of creamy gold. There...

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