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Cristian Ochoa Wins Friends of Gables Logo Competition

Cristian Ochoa Wins Friends of Gables Logo Competition

Daniela Parra Del Riego, Staff Writer

January 9, 2019


Filed under Spotlights, Student, Top Stories

On Sept. 21, 2018, an opportunity opened up for creative students to help ‘Friends of Gables,’ a group that aims to improve facilities at Coral Gables Senior High. After senior Cristian Ochoa won the logo competition, he earned the $200 prize and the honor of having his design represent the aforementioned group. ...

The Woman Behind Mr. Coral Gables

The Woman Behind Mr. Coral Gables

Trey Riera-Gomez, Staff Writer

December 28, 2018


Filed under Spotlights, Student

It has been a tradition here at Gables that each year, the loved and celebrated Mr. Coral Gables competition be run and developed by one of our very own students, typically a Gablette. This year, the behind the scenes operator was Dominique Babin, a senior officer of the Gablettes dance team. Now...

Thanksgiving Travels

Thanksgiving Travels

Jefrany D'catry, Staff Writer

November 30, 2018


Filed under Spotlights, Student

Thanksgiving is a holiday where people tend to spend time with their relatives and friends to give thanks and rejoice in the blessings they have been granted during the year. Together, they make an enjoyable dinner that typically includes turkey, pies and mashed potatoes. Many of the students traveled...

Living the Out-of-State College Tour Experience

Living the Out-of-State College Tour Experience

Jesse Zambrano, Spotlights Editor

November 21, 2018


Filed under Spotlights, Student

On Nov. 2, 12 students participating in this year's out-of-state college tour embarked on their trip, arriving at the Fort Lauderdale International airport at 8:30 A.M. From the terminal, they boarded their flight en route to LaGuardia Aiport in Queens, New York. Once they touched down in New York,...

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...

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