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Cohen celebrates Passover virtually via Zoom call

Senior Libby Cohen's table was set for festivities.

Jenny Ries, The Rubicon

May 12, 2020

In the context of COVID-19, many Jewish families have had to get creative in order to keep the holiday alive.

Cohen uses her “teknowledge” to serve

Martha Sanchez, RubicOnline Editor

October 4, 2019

Senior Libby Cohen works to assist those who need technology troubleshooting.

Junior chemistry projects inspire creativity

“I am studying the effects of lead precipitate on a double replacement reaction on different concentration levels and seeing how they work with one another. So basically we’re trying to dilute lead to remove it from water by finding a precipitate to counteract the nitrate,” junior Arie Walker said.

Martha Sanchez, RubicOnline Editor

May 3, 2019

Juniors work to complete chemistry projects, a month long creative experiment in which students test and analyze chemical problems.

Students reflect on International Women’s Day

Martha Sanchez, RubicOnline Editor

March 15, 2019

Students reflected on the significance and power of International Women's Day.

French exchange creates connection

The French exchange students and hosts enjoyed winter activities during their visit Feb. 15-26.

Claire Hallaway, The Rubicon Editor

February 28, 2019

The French students were here from Feb. 15-26. The SPA students will travel over Spring Break in March.

Mending after the Tree of Life: Jewish students respond to synagogue shooting

Evelyn Lillemoe, The Rubicon Editor

November 20, 2018

SPA's Jewish community copes with the aftermath of the Oct. 27 Pittsburgh tragedy.

Why you should cry more: the dangers of suppressing emotions

A good, long cry can leave you in a much better place, allowing you to grow and face new challenges.

Melissa Nie, RubicOnline Editor

November 16, 2018

Letting your feelings out through tears has undeniable benefits.

Students give advice on minimizing stress during exams

With lots to do this week and next, it's important for students to balance their studying with quality breaks and stay off technology distractions.

Maren Ostrem and Aman Rahman

May 30, 2018

Optimize study time effectiveness and succeed on finals by taking a few tips.