The Rubicon

Student photographers expose their favorite features

Student photographers expose their favorite features

Jonah Harrison, The Rubicon Editor

January 4, 2017

Cameras serve as both hobby and art form for photographers.

Looking forward to the Student Diversity Leadership Conference, teachers and students travel to Atlanta

Students board a Dec. 7 plane to Atlanta, Georgia to attend the Student Diversity Leadership Conference.

Clare Tipler, Online Production Manager

December 6, 2016

Students and teacher chaperones look forward to attending the SDLC in Atlanta, Georgia Dec. 8-10.

Seniors take to polls for their first time in 2016 election

In a poll sent out to seniors at SPA, of which 24% responded, about 1/4 of the seniors will be able to vote this election.

Mimi Geller, RubicOnline Editor

October 31, 2016

Eligible seniors will have the chance to cast their first ballots this election on Nov. 8.

REVIEW: Sencha provides laid back atmosphere that attracts students

Senior Cara Pomerantz uses Sencha as a study space.

Emily Thissen, RubicOnline Editor

September 22, 2016

Sencha Tea Bar on Grand Ave. has a calm atmosphere and delicious drinks that attract SPA students.

SPA’s got style: introducing street style from the school hallways

Senior Meley Akpa sports her summery outfit while the sunny weather still permits it.

Mari Knudson, The Rubicon Editor

September 10, 2016

Students express themselves through fashion, whether aligning their wardrobes with new trends or sticking to their own personal preferences.

Girls’ Hockey loses to South St. Paul in hard fought section final

The student section was lined with signs made for various United players.

Emily Thissen, Sports Editor

February 13, 2015

The United Girls’ Hockey Team played in the section final on Feb. 12 at. St. Thomas Arena. After a hard fought game, the girls fell 1-2 to South St. Paul in overtime.

Are the benches an upgrade for sophomores?

Sophomores wonder which space is better to hang out and study.

Javier Whitaker-Castaneda, Cover Story Editor

October 13, 2014

Every year in school brings new responsibilities as well as new privileges . With sophomore year comes the switch from congregating in library to the benches, but is it an upgrade or a discomfort? Some sophomores really appreciate the privilege of the benches viewing it mostly as a social area. “I...