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Ancestry DNA and 23andMe are 2 different sites that allow people to test their DNA.
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At home DNA tests are becoming popular

Annika Rock, RubicOnline April 27, 2021
More and more people are using genetic testing sites to track their heriatge and lineage.

Despite COVID-19 restrictions, US One Acts bring people together

Lucia Granja, RubicOnline April 17, 2021
This year, One Act directors told stories of DMVs, murder, cannibalism, and Greek gods. Considering COVID-19 restrictions, these short plays were no small feat to organize.
[ARTS BRIEF] One acts to stream, US Theater welcomes musical submissions

[ARTS BRIEF] One acts to stream, US Theater welcomes musical submissions

Arts Brief March 12, 2021
With One Act recording concluded, the US Theater department makes an open call for musical audition videos due Mar. 15. One acts will stream Mar. 19.
Crossing the Rubicon is a monthly podcast where Maddy Fisher interviews people about their poetry related interests and projects.

[CROSSING THE RUBICON] Ep. 3: A Noiseless Patient Spider with Michael Moran

Maddy Fisher, The Rubicon January 21, 2021
Michael Moran discusses Walt Whitman's poem "A Noiseless Patient Spider."
10 girls, 9 boys qualify for Cross Country section tournament

10 girls, 9 boys qualify for Cross Country section tournament

Sports Shorts October 13, 2020
Section 4A races take place today at Highland Park Golf Course.
9th grader Ashwini Sandanayake started playing hockey on an all boys hockey team this year.

[SPA THINKS] How has your life changed in the past six months?

Jenny Ries, The Rubicon February 19, 2020

A lot can happen in the span of six months to shape an individual in a significant way. In the sixth month of the 2019-2020 school year, five students shared experiences that have shaped them in some way...

9th grader Becca Richman and 8th grader Violet Benson raced near eachother.

Cross country team achieves milestone in state meet

Lynn Reynolds and Annika Rock November 6, 2019
On Nov. 2, the girls cross country team raced in state along with junior Michael Moran.
More than nuts and bolts: SPA hosts the first FTC robotics tournament in school history

More than nuts and bolts: SPA hosts the first FTC robotics tournament in school history

Liv Larsen, RubicOnline November 2, 2019
On Wednesday, the team had their first meet of the year, which also happened to be the first meet SPA has ever hosted.
Senior Eliza Reedy and sophomore Isabel Isabel Toghramadjian halfway through their 1600m race.

[PHOTO STORY] Track and Field Team sprints into a successful competition season

Henry Burkhardt , Photographer May 5, 2019

  The Track and Field team had a successful meet last Thursday at Blake where they won the boys 4x400 relay and placed second in the girls 4x800 relay. Their next meet is on Tuesday at St....

[ILLUSTRATED INTERVIEW] What do students daydream about in class?

[ILLUSTRATED INTERVIEW] What do students daydream about in class?

Nitya Thakkar, Aureus EIC April 26, 2019
Students describe what they daydream about in class in this illustrated interview.

The Jonas Brothers’ comeback sparks nostalgia

Nitya Thakkar, Aureus Editor in Chief March 2, 2019
After more than 5 years, the Jonas Brothers reunited to release their new single “Sucker” on March 1.
The Winter One Acts captivate with the hilarious but strange

The Winter One Acts captivate with the hilarious but strange

Sam Hanson, RubicOnline Editor February 1, 2019
The Upper School Winter One Acts were everything and more, with student-directed and fantastically peculiar performances.
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