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[PHOTO GALLERY] Boys Basketball loses to Blake

Seniors Louis Kempainen and Liam Will defend a player on the opposing team.

Liv Larsen, RubicOnline

February 16, 2020

The Boys Varsity Basketball team lost 58-75 to Blake at home on Feb. 7th.

American Red Cross comforts first-time blood donors

Junior Adeline DeHarpporte accompanies her friend junior Anja Trierweiler who getting  her blood drawn for the first time.

Elle Chen, RubicOnline

February 11, 2020

Although the process of drawing blood only takes 10-20 minutes, the entire process of donating blood takes about an hour total.

More than just a basketball player: community reacts to the death of Kobe Bryant

After her husband and daughter died in a helicopter crash, Vanessa Bryant posted

Bobby Verhey, Social Media Manager

January 27, 2020

Students reflect on NBA legend Kobe Bryant's sudden and unexpected death.

History of Thought (Ep. 2): Freedom, Determinism, Prejudice and Power

History of Thought is a weekly podcast series.

Maddy Breton, Contributor

December 19, 2019

Senior Maddy Breton poses the question: are humans destined to take sides and discriminate?

Speaker Day educates students about ethics in science

Alumnus Sam McVeety gives a talk about digital redlining.

Melissa Nie, RubicOnline Editor

April 24, 2019

Students learned about issues from digital redlining to the debate over including pregnant women in scientific research during Speaker Day.

SPA competes in debate national qualifier

The SPA debate team strategies after the first round of eliminations.

Emma Sampson, RubicOnline Editor

December 13, 2018

On Dec. 8, SPA debate hosted and competed in the annual debate national qualifier.

Thompson hallways close, lockers move (again)

Construction begins on the Thompson wing as renovations of the school continue.

Bobby Verhey, RubicOnline Editor

November 20, 2018

With renovation of Old Main ending, renovations of the Thompson wing began leading to a change in locker location.

Debate teams dominate National Qualifiers

National Qualifiers pose with their plaques and their coach at the Dec. 9 tournament.

News in Brief

December 11, 2017

Three debate teams qualified for nationals at the Dec. 9 tournament.

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.