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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.

SoCLC’s surprise gift to sophomores lifts spirits and boosts motivation

SoCLC’s surprise gift to sophomores lifts spirits and boosts motivation

Elle Chen, RubicOnline

December 12, 2019

Upon hearing the growing concerns and complaints of fellow sophomore classmates, the members of the Sophomore Class Leadership Council felt obliged to help plan a small surprise for their class, attempting to lift spirits and boost motivation. 

From sophomores to 9th graders- Midterm advice

From sophomores to 9th graders- Midterm advice

Elizabeth Trevathan, RubicOnline

December 10, 2019

As exams roll around, the current sophomore class remembers their feelings in the weeks leading up to their first set of midterms. But no longer rookies in the exam world, the sophomores are now offering their expertise to the 9th graders who are about to begin their first exam week.

QUIZ: Which study tip should you try this Midterm?

QUIZ: Which study tip should you try this Midterm?

Elle Chen, RubicOnline

December 9, 2019

Midterms are right around the corner. Take this quiz to see what kind of study tips you could try.

[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.

Hidden handbook policy could improve student life

Hidden handbook policy could improve student life

Lucia Granja, Staff Writer

March 19, 2019

Overlapping scheduling of tests and projects due to bad communication causes stress.

Students give advice on minimizing stress during exams

Students give advice on minimizing stress during exams

Maren Ostrem and Aman Rahman

May 30, 2018

Optimize study time effectiveness and succeed on finals by taking a few tips.

No longer for studying: Huss lacks student maturity

No longer for studying: Huss lacks student maturity

Mimi Geller, Director of RubicOnline

May 23, 2018

More often than not, the Huss Center manifests crumbs, wrappers, and student immaturity that is shed during free periods.

If faced with failure, fight temptations and find motivation

If faced with failure, fight temptations and find motivation

Iya Abdulkarim, Rubicon Editor-in-Chief

December 15, 2017

Failure is a part of everybody's journey, it should be taken on and used as motivation the next challenge.

Peer Helpers prep community for semester exams

Peer Helpers prep community for semester exams

Martha Sanchez, Staff Writer

December 7, 2017

With exam season approaching fast, Peer Helpers aims to lower stress levels.

PHOTO GALLERY: Students share tips for stressful relaxing exam season

PHOTO GALLERY: Students share tips for <strike>stressful</strike> <i>relaxing</i> exam season

Mimi Geller, Director of RubicOnline

December 7, 2017

As semester exams approach, students reflect on what forms of self-care keep them from getting too stressed.

Nervous? Say “I’m excited!”

Mimi Geller, RubicOnline Editor

March 7, 2017

US counselor Susanna Short and students offer their insight on beneficial stress management.