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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...

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...

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...

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...

A Glimpse of What is Next: College Signing for Class of 2018

A Glimpse of What is Next: College Signing for Class of 2018

Chase Bagnall-Koger, Staff Writer

February 9, 2018


Filed under Features, Student Spotlight

Four Cavalier seniors signed their letter of intent on Wednesday, Feb 2, agreeing to accept sports scholarships to various colleges. After four years playing on the varsity soccer team at Coral Gables High, Jade Mallea signed her Letter of Intent to start a new chapter of her life. She will continue...

YLC: A Life Changing Experience

YLC: A Life Changing Experience

Jesse Zambrano, Staff Writer

February 5, 2018


Filed under Features, Student Spotlight

The weekend of Feb. 2 eight Gables students traveled to Gainesville to take part in the annual Youth Leadership Conference hosted by the University of Florida (UF). The purpose of this conference was for students to interact with fellow leaders from all over the state and collaborate in order to broaden...

Catching a Cav with Character: Communicator

Catching a Cav with Character: Communicator

Emily Simon, Features & Student Life Editor

January 15, 2018


Filed under Cavs with Character, Features, Student Spotlight, Top Stories

The idea of a model student extends beyond the classroom. While academics provide the foundation on which a student can succeed, admirable qualities truly allow one to stand out. This month's Cavs with Character have been recognized for their abilities as communicators. Using expression to articulate...

Practice Makes Perfect: FBLA Ready to take on Districts

Practice Makes Perfect: FBLA Ready to take on Districts

Emily Simon and Natalia Rodriguez

January 12, 2018


Filed under Club of the Month, Features, Student Spotlight

The Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) is a club centered around career-readiness and adopting useful business skills. Competitions are a great way to learn and maintain practical skills, such as customer service and parliamentary procedure, that will be present in the future careers of club m...

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