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English Hall, New Paintings on the Wall!

English Hall, New Paintings on the Wall!

Daymara Fernandez, Staff Writer

May 19, 2018


Filed under Features

During the past few weeks, you might have noticed the emerging pictures appearing in the English hall. As if the 'caution - wet paint' signs were not enough, it is now clearly visible that the small white squares are slowly being filled by fluorescent colors; the gigantic dragon between two classroom...

A Word of Advice on College Applications

A Word of Advice on College Applications

Natalia Rodriguez, Yeileny Lopez, Reviews Editor, Opinion Editor

May 2, 2018


Filed under Features, Student Spotlight, Top Stories

The mere mention of a dreaded two words, college applications, is enough to make any junior stressed. With the end of the year fast approaching, it will soon be time for the junior class to apply to their dream colleges and universities, thus inevitably beginning the college selection process. So why...

Catch a Cav with Character: Caring

Catch a Cav with Character: Caring

Jesse Zambrano, Staff Writer

April 23, 2018


Filed under Cavs with Character, Features

Caring, for some, is an instinct that may come naturally, implemented in one's routine with ease. This can undoubtedly be said for the four students chosen to be this month's Catch a Cav with Character. These four students have stood out among their peers for being caring individuals who are making...

Prom Royalty: Alyssa Lamadriz & Alain Guerra

Prom Royalty: Alyssa Lamadriz & Alain Guerra

Yeileny Lopez, Opinion Editor

April 20, 2018


Filed under Features, Student Spotlight, Top Stories

Prom, without a doubt, is the event that most students have looked forward to since their freshman year. On Apr. 14 the marvelous night full of dancing was well-spent by the senior class, anxiously awaiting graduation, as they all headed to the JW Marriot. Additionally, the long-standing tradition of...

Save Today at Coral Gables Credit Union

Save Today at Coral Gables Credit Union

Jesse Zambrano, Staff Writer

April 17, 2018


Filed under Club of the Month, Features

Supplying students with the opportunity to save money with ease, Coral Gables Sr. High's Credit Union branch offers students the option to open a bank account, in order to save up money during their school year. Free online banking is one of the many options that are offered to the school's student population.   Student Credit ...

Civic Engagement with Will Breslin

Civic Engagement with Will Breslin

Pablo Hanono, Staff Writer

April 16, 2018


Filed under Features, Student Spotlight, Top Stories

High school is a place where many students mature and discover their interests. Every school year brings with it different experiences and social climates that can spawn bright and highly motivated students. This sentiment is clearly displayed in William "Quinto" Breslin's actions. A senior at Coral...

Spring Breakers: Cav Edition

Spring Breakers: Cav Edition

Adriana Meijaard, Staff Writer

April 3, 2018


Filed under Features, Student Spotlight, Top Stories

Although spring break came and went faster than expected, many of us enjoyed the sunny days at the beach trying to get our summer tans before summer truly begins. However, our fellow Cavaliers Sara Ebrahimi, Bowen Murley and Alex Yelamos had the privilege to travel and experience other cultures. Sara Ebrah...

Catching a Cav With Character: Open-Minded

Catching a Cav With Character: Open-Minded

Miguel Lemus, Staff Writer

March 14, 2018


Filed under Cavs with Character, Features, Student Spotlight

In today's society, people tend to become close-minded when they are presented with an unexpected situation or person. Ben Dubearn, Kassandra Gavilla, Carmen Pelegrino and Ewan Hennessy seem to adopt an opposing mentality, earning them this month's Catch a Cavalier with Character recognition. These...

SIPA in South Carolina’s Soda City

SIPA in South Carolina’s Soda City

Daymara Fernandez, Staff Writer

March 8, 2018


Filed under Features, Student Spotlight, Top Stories

From Mar. 2 to Mar. 4, publications all across the region attended the Southern Interscholastic Press Association (SIPA). Coming from states like South Carolina, Mississippi, Alabama, Kentucky, Tennessee, Georgia, Virginia and Florida, high school students from all around could be found in the ...

Harvard Model Congress 2018

Harvard Model Congress 2018

Ana Capiro, Spanish Editor

March 6, 2018


Filed under Features, Student Spotlight

On Feb. 21, 32 Gables students gathered in Terminal D of Miami International Airport, anxious for their trip to begin. Accompanied by Mrs. Landsea and Mr. Nelson, these sophomores, juniors and seniors would be going on an unforgettable trip to experience the "largest congressional simulation conference in...

First Time’s the Charm: Gables Model UN Beats All Expectations

First Time’s the Charm: Gables Model UN Beats All Expectations

Pablo Hanono, Staff Writer

February 28, 2018


Filed under Club of the Month, Features, Top Stories

The Coral Gables High Model United Nations team (MUN) attended the Miami Dade College MUN conference last weekend. Having become an official Gables club only this year, MDC MUN was a first for the majority of the membership. Due to this, nerves were high and expectations were shaky. On Friday Feb. 23,...

Catching a Cav with Character: Reflective

Catching a Cav with Character: Reflective

Jesse Zambrano, Staff Writer

February 28, 2018


Filed under Cavs with Character, Features, Student Spotlight

As the school year progresses, testing season continues to creep nearer and nearer. Amidst the stress of testing, students often forget to take a second to reflect on their own learning experiences and instead rush through their day in order to keep up with all their responsibilities. Not conform...

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