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18-19 Silver Knight Nominees

18-19 Silver Knight Nominees

Daniela Parra Del Riego, Staff Writer

November 6, 2018


Filed under Spotlights, Student

One of the most highly regarded mini-scholarships in the Broward and Miami-Dade Counties is the 'Silver Knight Scholarship', which is sponsored by the Miami Herald and El Nuevo Herald. Out of 742 Seniors from 115 Schools in Southwestern Florida, one student wins in each of the fifteen categories, produ...

This Year’s Posse Scholarship Finalists!

This Year’s Posse Scholarship Finalists!

Guiliana Garces, Staff Writer

October 31, 2018


Filed under Spotlights, Student

Posse, a full-tuition scholarship, is a well-known, rigorous program that identifies individuals with leadership potential across ten cities in the United States. The program is beneficial as it offers seniors the financial help they need for college and creates a dedicated community of Posse scholars...

Young Entrepreneurs Compete Through NFTE

Young Entrepreneurs Compete Through NFTE

Jefrany D'catry, Staff Writer

October 21, 2018


Filed under Spotlights, Student

The Academy of Finance (AOF) works alongside the Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE), in which students are taught the principles of entrepreneurship. Every year, NFTE holds a national competition where students are asked to create a business plan. The $15,000 prize for the first place winne...

Did Someone Say Election?

Did Someone Say Election?

Jefrany D'catry, Staff Writer

October 7, 2018


Filed under Spotlights, Student

Everyone wants their voice to be heard and used to bring about positive change in their high school. As a way to express their voice, students run in class government elections for a position they feel suits them the most. Those running make posters and flyers in the hopes of showcasing who they are...

Turtle International Football League: Buddle Huddies Edition

Turtle International Football League: Buddle Huddies Edition

Patrick Ales and Thomas Harley

September 10, 2018


Filed under Fall, Football, Galleries, Sports, Spotlights, Student, Video

The sport of fantasy football was established as not only a game of paper and pencil, but a game of heart. Even as the technological advancements of the late 20th century were made, and the game transitioned to a computerized system, the passion for the game of football has held strong in the hearts...

A Selfie a Day in the Life of Alexander Sutton

A Selfie a Day in the Life of Alexander Sutton

Daniel Toll, Sports Editor

September 3, 2018


Filed under Spotlights, Student, Top Stories

There is a common notion that New Year's resolutions are typically disregarded just weeks after their inception. However, that is not the case with Alexander Sutton, who, on Jan. 1, 2018, set his mind on beginning a project, the "Selfie a Day Project." Sutton, a junior in the International Baccalaurea...

And the Crown Goes To…

And the Crown Goes To…

Miguel Lemus, Staff Writer

August 31, 2018


Filed under Spotlights, Student

To most of the student body, senior year is a bittersweet ending to high school as students will soon be starting off a new chapter in their lives after graduation. As students anticipate their final year on campus, they look forward to participating in upcoming events like Grad Bash, Prom and Spirit...

Holding On to Summer Travels

Holding On to Summer Travels

Adriana Castro, Staff Writer

August 18, 2018


Filed under Spotlights, Student, Top Stories

As the summer air fades, four Cavaliers reflect on their well-earned travels around the world after a hefty academic year. Senior Allison Chang, junior Ella Black, sophomore Kaitlyn Duardo and freshman Arianna Boffill took the initiative to immerse themselves in different cultures around the globe. Chan...

Melanie Giquel’s Home Away From Home

Melanie Giquel’s Home Away From Home

Jesse Zambrano, Features Editor

August 13, 2018


Filed under Spotlights, Student, Top Stories

Summer can be described as the perfectly needed break after a rigorous academic year. From late August to early June, students try to devote the majority of their time toward their academic endeavors. For some, continuing to take classes in their time of break is an unfathomable thought. However, stu...

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 Spotlights, Student, 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...

Prom Royalty: Alyssa Lamadriz & Alain Guerra

Prom Royalty: Alyssa Lamadriz & Alain Guerra

Yeileny Lopez, Opinion Editor

April 20, 2018


Filed under Spotlights, Student, 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...

Civic Engagement with Will Breslin

Civic Engagement with Will Breslin

Pablo Hanono, Staff Writer

April 16, 2018


Filed under Spotlights, Student, 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...

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