The Rubicon

Health and technology- what’s at risk?

Junior Maya Choi said, “I think controlling phone use while in the classroom is a good thing, because… it's not really fair to everyone else if they're trying to be engaged and participate in class, while other people are just being distracted and just not even paying attention at all.”

Jenny Ries, The Rubicon

January 15, 2020

Within a world that is more digital focused, some students have also struggled to stay focused at school. This year, SPA has placed so-called “phone garages” in many classrooms, where students are instructed to place their phones before class so as to avoid distraction.

The inconceivable influence of influencers

Drawing Credit: Tana Ososki

Will Schavee, RubicOnline

December 10, 2019

The impact that influencers have is not only on their audience but also the marketing industry as well.

[REVIEW] The hype behind the top apps

The top five free apps on the Apple App Store. Some are overly hyped, while others are well-deserving of the pure fun they bring to the table.

Bobby Verhey, RubicOnline Editor

October 23, 2018

As highly rated apps on the Apple App Store, the top five free games are obsessively played by many. But, do they truly deserve their ranking on the charts?