The Rubicon

Revival of Battle of the Bands planned as interest increases

Upper School teachers Aimeric Lajuzan and Emily Anderson discuss plans for a revival of the formerly annual Battle of the Bands competition, which is scheduled for April 16.
March 17, 2016
Students met with teachers on March 26 to discuss the revival of the formerly annual Battle of the Bands competition.

February’s senior speeches emphasize the value of overcoming adversity

Seniors Jon Riley, Lukas Kelsey-Friedmann, Michael O'Shea, and Maggie Vliestra delivered their speeches on Feb. 19.
March 10, 2016
Senior Speech topics reflected on challenging moments and called for a solution.

Students savor thrill of snowboarding

Senior Christian Koch performs a jump as onlookers cheer. “The scarier [the trick] is, the more fun it is,” his brother junior Nicolas Koch said.
October 25, 2013

It’s fair to say that most people would retract at the mere thought of descending the fifth steepest slope in the United States on a snowboard. However, St. Paul Academy and Summit School senior Christian...

School “bubble” leaves little room for romance

March 14, 2013

Word travels fast at a small school. In high school, it is typical for students to take notice of relationships and spread the word, and at our small private school, relationships instantly become public...

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