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Gen Z’s Duty: How to Be Civically Engaged

To devote ourselves to the future, Gen Z should make a commitment to civic engagement.

Abigail Felan, Staff Writer

September 15, 2020

For many people, the word “politics” drives them to look the other way or say that they prefer to not get involved. In reality, politics should not be something people avoid. With everything occurring in the United States, such as the presidential election and various protests, it is easy to pass...

How to Spruce Up a Virtual Learning Space

Little things like plants, decorative figures, and plush toys play a key role in making a desk look fantastic.

Audrey Simon, Staff Writer

September 5, 2020

Virtual learning has now officially begun, meaning all students have officially started their first week of online learning. As a result of the transition to a completely new learning environment, the first week of school might be a bit more stressful than usual. One way to make the start of the scho...

Amazon Finds: Cute and Affordable Must-Haves

Amazon is stocked with many items from clothing to outdoor furniture to room decor.

Emma Garcia, Staff Writer

May 16, 2020

Many people are always looking to switch up the style of their rooms and because of the COVID-19 virus, Amazon is definitely a great place to shop from home. Amazon contains hundreds upon hundreds of great and reasonably priced furniture and decor. Whether one is looking to redecorate their whole room...

TikTok Trends: Updated

TikTok is known to begin trends where users are able to join in and keep up to date with everyday. These trends have been able to entertain  its users with these trends all throughout quarantine.

Nataly Leiva, Staff Writer

May 10, 2020

As most of us are stuck at home finding a way to entertain ourselves, TikTok users have been participating in the most recent trends going around. Those who are used to this app know how these trends tend to vary around every week. Here are the most recent ones on people's "For You" page. Make Your ow...

DIY’s To Do During Quarantine

After finishing up your homework, it is difficult to know what to do next, especially when you cannot leave your home.

Amanda Perez, Staff Writer

May 5, 2020

Due to the Coronavirus, these past weeks have been very stressful for everyone. Along with cancelations of school and vacations, we were asked to stay home and, although it is for the best in order to stop the spread, figuring out what to do on a daily basis is a full on struggle. It may be boring sometimes,...

Top Three Shows to Binge Watch While Bored at Home

Senior Denise Cuevas binge-watches

Emma Garcia, Staff Writer

May 5, 2020

Ever since quarantine began, many students have experienced extreme boredom. Some are at the point where they finish all their homework ahead of time and are then left with nothing to do for the rest of the week. Despite that, there are actually many things to do, binging shows being one of them. Bing...

Easy Recipes to Make During Quarantine

Some easy quarantine recipes that can cure the boredom everyone is feeling right now.

Allegra Sharp, Staff Writer

May 3, 2020

Due to the coronavirus and the consequential quarantine that has occurred, staying at home can become extremely boring. However, there is always that one thing that can bring a bored teenager comfort and temporary entertainment—food. A great way to take your mind off of the stress and uncertainty that...

Switching Up Your Style During Quarantine

While at home, students can take their mind off school work and enjoy a break by changing up their style. Cavaliers can do this by styling their hair differently, buying clothes online, decorating their rooms, or working on self-care and fitness.

Sofia Cruz, Staff Writer

May 1, 2020

With the cancellation of schools causing students to stay at home all day, things can quickly get boring. Not being able to hang out with friends or go out and being stuck doing homework nonstop has left many struggling to occupy their time. Luckily, being in quarantine has its upsides, as teenagers...

Self-Care During Quarantine: Reducing Stress

Senior Marina Tischenkel practicing her triangle pose outdoors

Emma Garcia, Staff Writer

April 28, 2020

Amidst all of the turmoil of quarantine, it is very important that one takes care of themselves, not just physically but mentally as well. Mental health is just as important and should be a priority. Ever since social distancing and quarantine began, many have been cooped up at home by themselves. This...

How to Make the Most Out of Distance Learning

Many teachers are using different platforms such as Google Classroom and Edmodo as their form of communication with students.

Ingrid Moises, Staff Writer

March 28, 2020

In light of all the chaos going on in the world due to the coronavirus pandemic, everyone's daily lives are being affected. From stores and restaurants shutting down, to sports events being cancelled, to schools being closed, everybody is being affected by this outbreak. On Tuesday, Mar.17, Florida governor...

Social Distancing? No Problem: What to Do While Staying Home

Maintaining a normal schedule can be difficult to do during a school shutdown. Students may need ideas on how to stay focused and what they can do during their time off.

Sofia Cruz and Ariana Alvarez

March 24, 2020

The Coronavirus pandemic has halted life at Coral Gables Senior High and continues to change students’ schedules. Gables, along with other Miami-Dade County schools, was officially shut down by governor Ron DeSantis until at least Apr. 15, 2020. By now, the students have completely shifted to onli...

Staying Fit During Quarantine

Although gyms may be closed there are plenty of workouts that you can do from home.

Audrey Simon, Staff Writer

March 21, 2020

With the worldwide spread of the coronavirus, many places have shut down to prevent further spread of the disease. One of those places is the gym, like LA Fitness and Orangetheory. Although gyms may have closed, there are still plenty of workouts you can do from home to stay fit and healthy despite t...

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