The Rubicon

ASR and ATP students unveil fall projects, findings

Senior Betsy Romans laughs with former ASR teacher Beth Siebel-Hunt.

Tommy Stolpestad, The Rubicon Editor

December 14, 2018

The ASR and ATP students unveiled their over semester long research to faculty, friends and family on Dec. 11 in the Schilling Center.

Sewing and wood cuts and lasers, oh my!

Students and faculty learn how to use the drill press.

Isabel Gisser, Production Manager

September 18, 2018

Trainings in the design lab open a wealth of creative possibilities for students, teachers, and classes.

[PHOTO GALLERY] Students appreciate study spaces and aesthetic in Schilling

The Schilling Center features a much more unique and modern architectural style, which senior Jennie Verhey likes.

Michael Forsgren, Arts Critic

September 8, 2018

The new spaces and facilities of the Hugh K. Schilling Math and Science Center are being utilized by students.

Upper School campus prepares for new round of renovations

As the construction on the Schilling Center wraps up, the next phase -- the Upper School renovation -- begins. Ninth grader Eli Conrad-Wovcha said, “I’m excited and all, but I don’t know how I’ll ever find where all my classes are next year.”

Bobby Verhey, RubicOnline Editor

June 9, 2018

With the Schilling Center set for completion this summer, the campus prepares for renovation.

Science department offers new electives for 2018-19

Next year's science electives include topics like Relativity and Quantum Physics and Space Science.

Kelby Wittenberg, Chief Visual Editor

April 3, 2018

Starting in the fall 2018, the science department will offer a selection of semester classes.

Students voice opinion through Schilling center furniture testing

Students were able to test and vote on furniture for the new Schilling center. “I think it was fun testing out the chairs and helping decide what types of furniture we be in the Schilling Center. It was also fun to see the students help in the involvement of the center,” 9th grader Ivan Starchook said.

Bobby Verhey, Staff Writer

November 18, 2017

Students were able to test and vote on furniture for the new Schilling center.

Answers to your Schilling Center and renovation questions

Answers to your Schilling Center and renovation questions

Ellie Nowakowski, Illustrations/Infographics

November 15, 2017

Common questions about the new Schilling Center, answered

McVeety reflects on SPA’s construction history, impacts

US math teacher Jim McVeety has been teaching at SPA for 36 years, so he has witnessed how the numerous construction projects have impacted the building demographic over time. “The most notable change since I started teaching was that the Shepard Center changed from a place for kids to hang out and eat lunch into what it is now [the current arts and music wing],” McVeety said.

Bobby Verhey, Staff Writer

November 15, 2017

St. Paul Academy and Summit School has undergone many renovations during US math teacher Jim McVeety's time, but each addition bolsters the school's mission and improves its ability to serve its students.

With the Huss and Schilling Center, SPA remodels for the 21st century

An Artist's rendering of what the New Schilling center will look like

Jake Adams, RubicOnline Editor

October 10, 2017

The Upper School renovation should reflect some of the ecological and stylistic choices made in the new building additions.

Removal of senior lounge in 2018 is long overdue

Removal of senior lounge in 2018 is long overdue

Webster Lehmann, Creative Design Manager, Aureus Editor In Chief

September 9, 2017

Unclean and misused, the senior lounge should not be missed by underclassmen who won't have it during their senior year.

PHOTO STORY: Faces In Spaces

Kelby Wittenberg, Photojournalist

April 11, 2017

Why do students use the spaces they do?

PHOTO GALLERY: What’s behind the door?

PHOTO GALLERY: What's behind the door?

Mimi Geller, RubicOnline Editor

March 31, 2017

The new wall blocking off the construction zone for the new math and science building invites student and faculty creativity.