The Rubicon

Benefaction International: Wilson builds company with goal of giving back

Wilson models one of the shirts she designed.

Jenny Ries, The Rubicon Editor

February 10, 2019

Junior Naomi Wilson has chosen to devote some of her spare time to starting her own company, Benefaction International.

Girl on Fire: Bold colors, bright hues… and why we dye our hair

Senior Gabi Seifert, junior Naomi Wilson, and ninth grader Alice Duncan show off their colorful hair.

Annie Bottern, RubicOnline Editor

December 23, 2018

Students share why they dye their hair, and give advice to anyone looking to do the same.

Common Ground intimately calls for social change

RAISE YOUR HAND. On April 17, Common Ground members spoke about their experiences of racism within and outside of SPA to educate the community. “Say who you want to be not who others tell you to be,” the group said. On April 24, Common Ground will be handing out ribbons to promote intersectionality and to echo the messages of their presentation.

Emma Sampson, RubicOnline Editor

April 17, 2018

On April 17, Common Ground members spoke about their experiences of racism within and outside of SPA to educate the community.

International travel makes spring break itinerary

SPA students will reunite with their Spanish exchange partners who visited Minnesota last fall.

Isabel Gisser, RubicOnline Editor

March 12, 2018

Students share what they are looking forward to on the exchange trips to Germany, India and Spain that embarked on March 9.

STREET STYLE: Sweaters weather the weather

Junior Elea Besse poses with a white, ruffly sweater.

Jenny Sogin, The Rubicon Editor

December 7, 2017

Sweater weather has officially begun. Students at St. Paul Academy continue to express themselves through their clothing while still staying warm.

Two Sides, One Issue: Should students wear uniforms in the middle and upper school?

Two Sides, One Issue: Should students wear uniforms in the middle and upper school?

May 24, 2017

Two opinions on whether SPA should institute an uniform policy in the upper school.

Students take language learning to a new level

Consistency is what language students need to learn a language. “I think since consistency is really important [when learning a language],” Yoo said

Chloe Morse, Staff Writer

December 14, 2016

Over half of SPA students polled are learning a second language, but they all have different ways of learning.