The Rubicon

Chalk art is the chalk of the town

Encouraging messages are written on driveways for people driving past.

Annika Rock, RubicOnline

April 19, 2020

Chalk art has become really popular during social distancing as people have been drawing and writing encouraging messages on the streets.

[SPA THINKS] What makes you nervous about school?

Junior Olivia Lagos studies during a free block in Old Main.

Jenny Ries, The Rubicon

September 13, 2019

No longer on the flexible schedule of summer, homework and time management move into student mindset.

Community Service Spotlight: Lagos opens up to new opportunities

Sophomore Olivia Lagos and friends pose for a picture as they begin their day volunteering with My Very Own Bed.

Annie Bottern, RubicOnline Editor

April 29, 2019

Sophomore Olivia Lagos completed her required service hours while working with My Very Own Bed.

Twitter memes draws followers to Netflix’s Bird Box

Bird Box memes created viral interest for the show, even amongst people who haven't seen it.

Emma Sampson, RubicOnline Editor

January 24, 2019

Memes as advertising? It seems to be working for Netflix's Bird Box.

Instagram copies Snapchat, users think it’s old news

Senior Muriel Lang shows senior Janie Brunell Instagram's new secret story feature.

Emma Sampson, RubicOnline Editor

December 7, 2018

Instagram recently came out with another new update copying elements of snapchat and users think it's old news.

An inside look at fall sports managers

Girls varsity soccer manager Gabby Harmoning stands with her team.

Sara Browne, Staff Writer

October 31, 2018

Managers are the backbones of sports teams; always ready to give their all. Their jobs may go unnoticed to the common fan’s eye, but they are a key part of the basic function of a team.

SPA Thinks: Math vs. Science

“I think science is more important at this time in history because of how vital it is to saving the environment,” junior Clark Waltz said.

Martha Sanchez, RubicOnline Editor

October 25, 2018

The addition of the Hugh K. Schilling Center has sparked debate within students: which is better, math or science?

Girls Soccer: Olivia Lagos

Kat St. Martin-Norburg, The Rubicon Editor

October 25, 2017

Ninth grader forward Olivia Lagos is a born-and-bred soccer player. “I’ve basically been playing soccer my whole life, because my family’s a soccer family.” Lagos said. This is her second year on the varsity team. “I think the season’s going pretty well, we’re 13 and 2, and last year we did really well too....