The Rubicon

True crime: a fascination with psychology

Not everyone can stomach true crime stories, but Therien offers her thoughts. “It’s just so fun, in a weird, grotesque way, to hear about how people are messed up,” Therien said.

Melissa Nie, Director of RubicOnline

February 3, 2020

Serial killers, chilling acts, scams, and unsolved mysteries—what makes these things so interesting?

Nordic kicks off season with successful meets

Captains Maddy Breton and Lauren Dieperink and senior Henrik Schleisman pose for a photo as they wait for their race to start.

Melissa Nie, Director of RubicOnline

December 8, 2019

Nordic skiers competed in their second meet of the season on Dec. 5.

Nordic continues a strong season with top 10 finishes

Skiers line up, ready to go

Kelby Wittenberg, RubicOnline Editor

December 15, 2018

The SPA nordic team posted strong results after the Dec. 13 race.

Nordic skiers shine at the JV and MS champinships

Jasper Green and Claire Hallaway

February 21, 2017

9th grader Lauren Dieperink makes her way over the crest of the hill in the JV race at Highland Park in Bloomington.

Freshman reflect on club selection process

Advisor Steve Heileg lays on a bed of nails during the annual clubs fair on Sept. 15th.

Austin Leiby, Staff Writer

November 1, 2016

Freshman traveled to three student groups in order to get a taste of what it is like to belong to a club, and reflected on the things they noticed and realized.

SPARKS Swim and Dive beats Central

SPARKS Swim and Dive beats Central

Breandan Gibbons, Online Sports Editor

October 17, 2016

The girls swim team, a co-op of Highland and SPA cap off their regular season with win over St. Paul Central.