Every member of staff is assigned a beat that they follow throughout the school year. Beats are unique sustained coverage topics and stories that cover a wide variety of sections and topics ranging from news to feature stories. Below are our top five beat series of 2020.
1. COVID-19 Update (Mimi Huelster)
COVID-19 Updates and COVID-19 statistics are posted weekly on the Rubicon’s social media platforms.
2. The5 (Annika Rock)
The 5 is a weekly digest of local, national and international news.
3. 60 SECOND NEWS (Bobby Verhey)
Senior Bobby Verhey gives an update on this week’s current events.
4. SUSTAINABILITY & ETHICS (Elizabeth Trevathan)
A series of monthly stories covering topics on sustainability and ethics around the world.
5. COMMUNITY SERVICE SPOTLIGHT (Ivy Raya)
Community Service Spotlights are a series of feature stories and beats focusing on students and their activities and services for the community.