The Rubicon

[Q&A] Giese shines on the ice and turf

Giese #22) stands with members of United Lacrosse at the end of last season.

Tommy Stolpestad, Rubicon Editor

April 18, 2019

Senior Kenzie Giese is currently entering her senior season of lacrosse after finishing off a remarkable year as the goalie for the United hockey team that went to state. I asked her a few questions about her upcoming senior season in lacrosse.

Students re-energize in Huss Center

Annie Bottern, RubicOnline Editor

February 2, 2019

A short nap midway through the day can help students recharge.

United hockey takes down Mounds View at home

United playing defense with senior goalie Kenzie Giese in the net.

Lynn Reynolds, RubicOnline Editor

December 22, 2018

On Dec. 6, the United Girls Hockey team took home their first home win of the season.

New coaching staff for United creates a spark for something new

United team hits the ice to prepare to skate with their new coach for the first time.

Duncan Fleming, Staff Writer

November 28, 2018

United Hockey team skates into a new season with a brand new coaching staff and the hope to break through to a State Championship title.

Courageous Conversations help students lean into discomfort

Lynn Reynolds, Kenzie Giese, Henry Burton and Milo Waltenbaugh discuss an uncomfortable scenario with their small group.

Annika Rock, Staff Writer

October 29, 2018

Crammed around a Harkness table, students and faculty sat together to practice how to discuss across difference.

Interactive exhibit illuminates challenges faced by global refugees

On Sept. 10, students from the History of Refugee Communities in Minnesota class took a field trip to the Forced From Home Exhibit in Minneapolis which puts visitors in the shoes of global refugees. “It was hard to only pick five things. I thought it was an informative experience to be able to engage in the journey many refugees undertake,” senior Kenzie Giese said. The exhibit is open through the Sept. 16.

Mimi Geller, Director of RubicOnline

September 11, 2018

The History of Refugees Communities took a class field trip on Sept. 10 to the Forced From Home pop-up exhibit in Minneapolis.

Locker room time keeps hockey girls United

ROAD TO STATE. United Girls Hockey played Tartan on Nov. 15 in their second game of their season. They won 4-3.

Jonah Harrison, The Rubicon Editor

December 5, 2017

United Girls Hockey aims for state this season as they begin their season.

Keeping the music alive: hockey teams unite for fundraiser

The United hockey team held an event for Russ Ebnet on Oct. 21 at Burger Moe's in St. Paul to announce their fundraising efforts. “[...][You] aren’t just playing for yourself, you’re playing for your whole community. It’s helping us all become bigger people and realize how important it is to help out in things you believe in,” United player Kenzie Giese said.

Mimi Geller, Director of RubicOnline

October 25, 2017

The SPA and United hockey teams came together in a spirit of charity to fundraise for Russ Ebnet, the team organist of nearly 30 years, so he can keep attending their games and making the music that everyone loves.

United Lacrosse faces tough first opponent; falls to Breck School 12-7

The game ends. Final Score: 12-7.

Javier Whitaker-Castañeda, Editor-in-Chief

April 19, 2017

United Lacrosse played their first game of the season on 18 April, 2017.