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COVID-19 explained: the problem with hoarding

COVID-19 explained: the problem with hoarding

Elle Chen, RubicOnline

March 18, 2020

COVID-19 has caused many people to feel like they've lost control over their lives. That's why they're resorting to stocking. But how effective is it really?

A piece of cake: McKoy’s sweet stress reliever

A piece of cake: McKoy’s sweet stress reliever

Salah Abdulkarim, The Rubicon

March 10, 2020

Whether it’s reading or playing sports, everyone has their own hobbies. For junior Stella McKoy it’s baking.

Fire and lockdown drills save lives

Fire and lockdown drills save lives

Aryun Nemani, Staff Writer

February 24, 2020

Whether encouraged or forced by law, it is crucial for schools to perform more drills in the interest of preventing deaths and injuries. 

Does the Lower School really need uniforms?

Does the Lower School really need uniforms?

Tommy Verhey, Staff Writer

February 2, 2020

Uniforms are one of the many controversial topics revolving around school as a whole. Some students, teachers, and parents seem to like them, but at the same time, some don’t.

[TOP PICKS] Find the perfect study spot (and hot drink)

[TOP PICKS] Find the perfect study spot (and hot drink)

Tana Ososki, RubicOnline

January 18, 2020

Sitting at a small table at a locally owned coffee shop, putting the phone aside, and focusing on what you hope to accomplish can make homework a lot more enjoyable.

Detentions: are they the right way to deal with problems?

Detentions: are they the right way to deal with problems?

Henry Burkhardt

October 29, 2019

Detentions are an oversimplified, overused answer to a larger problem.

Week one of the German exchange: komplett

Week one of the German exchange: komplett

Lynn Reynolds, Production Manager

October 2, 2019

The German exchange students have spent the first week visiting classes, and will spend more time exploring Minnesota next week.

Don’t lock students out of the process

Don’t lock students out of the process

Will Schavee, RubicOnline

September 25, 2019

Changes, like the locked exterior doors, need to start with a clear explanation of what’s being integrated into the day before it happens.

[SPA THINKS] What makes you nervous about school?

[SPA THINKS] What makes you nervous about school?

Jenny Ries, The Rubicon

September 13, 2019

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

Later start times would be a dream come true

Later start times would be a dream come true

Lara Cayci, Staff Writer

March 17, 2019

Late starts caused by snow days reveals beneficial sleep time.