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$1.2 million gets you into Yale? Students aren’t surprised

Corruption runs rampant in the admissions process at schools like Stanford, Yale, USC and UT Austin. Photo Illustration: Noah Raaum.

Noah Raaum, Creative Design Manager

March 13, 2019

There's a foolproof way of getting kids into big-name schools like Yale, Stanford and USC: bribery.

[MORE TO ME] Hoeschen helps children grow through Jeremiah Program

Sophomore Lucie Hoeschen spent her time helping children through the Jeremiah Program. “It’s fun to hang out and watch cute toddlers,” Hoeschen said.

Tristan Hitchens-Brookins, Interactive Storytelling Team Lead

December 13, 2018

Senior Lucie Hoeschen watches children while their parents receive education at the Jeremiah Program.

Gathering STE(A)M: design lab caters to student artists

Senior and Art Seminar student Lucie Hoeschen uses her sewing machine at home to work on her project. Now, however, she wishes to use SPA's sewing machines.

Mimi Geller, Director of RubicOnline

September 22, 2018

Sewing machines, vinyl printers and new materials spark artistic experimentation.

Spartan Ultimate at the Hopkins Hustle tournament

Ellie Nowakowski

May 21, 2018

The boys and girls varsity ultimate frisbee teams competed at the Hopkins Hustle tournament on Sat. the 12th and Sun. the 13th. 

[FILTERED] Students and faculty share Olympic favorites

[FILTERED] Students and faculty share Olympic favorites

Mimi Geller, Director of RubicOnline

February 22, 2018

Students and faculty snapped their favorite winter Olympic sport.

Hoeschen embraced environmental learning at camp Chewonki

Junior Lucie Hoeschen attended Camp Chewonki for her first semester, learning about the environment and community living.

Elaina Parsons, Staff Writer

December 20, 2017

Junior Lucie Hoeschen spent the fall at Camp Chewonki, an environmental science-oriented semester away school located in Maine.

Just before Earth Day, USC hosts Speaker Day

Just before Earth Day, USC hosts Speaker Day

Jasper Green, The Rubicon Editor

April 26, 2017

On April 21, USC organized an event with speakers from across Minnesota to talk about the environment.

State Fair provides work and competition experience

State Fair provides work and competition experience

Mimi Geller, RubicOnline Editor

September 4, 2016

Students utilize Minnesota State Fair as a place for work and competition.

Drunk goggle course was fun, but…

Senior Gitanjali Raman, freshmen Henry Hallaway, Lucie Hoeschen, and Betsy Romans completed the course with a record time of 1:04 minutes. Students competed in SADD's drunk goggle obstacle course during X-period.

Gitanjali Raman, Online Managing Editor

February 23, 2016

SADD's Drunk Goggle obstacle course simulates the effects of alcohol and drugs on vision and motor skills.

Dyads make time for upper and underclassmen to ask questions, share ideas

JUNIOR SAMANTHA BLUHM AND FRESHMAN LUCIE HOESCHEN laugh with each other during a dyad. This was the first of two scheduled times for dyads, the other for sophomores and seniors.  “I really enjoyed the dyads and I carry the advice that the juniors gave me on Mix It Up Day,” Hoeschen said.

Stephanie Li, Arts & Entertainment Editor

December 4, 2015

Dyads provide useful feedback for students.