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Chris Caceres: 2016-17’s Gablette Boy

Chris Caceres: 2016-17’s Gablette Boy

Yeileny Lopez, Staff Writer

September 10, 2016

Gables dance team, The Gablettes, officially welcomes Chris Caceres as their fourth male dancer. Caceres is a freshman at Gables and is a part of the Visual Performing Arts (VPA) academy. For Caceres, it is a huge pleasure to be a part of the Gablette team because only a handful of male dancers h...

Cavs Go Global

Cavs Go Global

Thomas Harley, Staff Writer

August 28, 2016

After a year filled with stressful testing and bittersweet goodbyes, three Cavaliers made refreshing journeys to new places all around the world. Maria Ordonez, Adriana Baumann and Andrea Junco all traveled thousands of miles to encounter some of the most noteworthy places on the globe. Mari...

Angie Lopez: A Stanford Summer

Angie Lopez: A Stanford Summer

Emily Simon, Staff Writer

August 27, 2016

  Instead of taking a break from academic life this summer, sophomore Angie Lopez decided to improve her expository writing skills. To do so, she enrolled in a pre-collegiate program at Stanford University. There, she partook in a rigorous curriculum that tested how she could produce high-qualit...

Donor Helps College-Bound Cavs

Donor Helps College-Bound Cavs

Yeileny Lopez, Staff Writer

April 27, 2016

Seniors who were accepted to four-year colleges and universities had an opportunity on April 14 to win a college starter packages, provided by a local Bed Bath and Beyond. In partnership with the Coral Gables Community Foundation, Bed Bath and Beyond, Diane Landsberg, The Good360, Scott Richey ...

FBLA Leaves Their Legacy At States

FBLA Leaves Their Legacy At States

Maria F. Estrada, Staff Writer

March 18, 2016

After numerous days of studying and preparation, members of the club Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) who had qualified to participate at the annual state competition went on their way to the annual State Leadership Conference at Orlando, Florida. Sixty-nine students were able to go head-to-head...

Cavaliers Share Their Stories

Cavaliers Share Their Stories

Maria F. Estrada, Staff Writer

March 9, 2016

Both new to the 305, freshmen Meagan Cohen and Xinyu Gao recently moved from Alaska and China.  Bearing memories of their culture, Cohen and Gao expect to learn and grow as students in Coral Gables CavsConnect interviewed the students to gain more insight on their experience. Meagan Cohen: from Alas...

Gables Ultimate: The Snow Leopards

Gables Ultimate: The Snow Leopards

Ximena Puig, Photographer

March 3, 2016

Recently, a group of Gables students formed an out of school ultimate frisbee team called the Coral Gables Ultimate Snow Leopards (CGUSL). The founders and co-captains, juniors Mark Braun and Julian Elortegui,  first came up with the idea on the Gables out-of-state college tour - they gathered some...

Dancing Through Life: Katherine Elwell

Dancing Through Life: Katherine Elwell

Kelsy Pacheco, Staff Writer

February 1, 2016

At age 12, Katherine Elwell discovered her hobby: dance. She practices dance regularly and yet, somehow manages the workload of a junior in the International Baccalaureate program. Elwell's balancing act facilitates her involvement in extracurricular activities and still allows time for her true passion,...

2016 General Election Results

2016 General Election Results

Howard Senior, Incumbent Secretary of State

January 31, 2016

2016-2017 Student Council Albany Muria, President A rising International Baccalaureate senior, Albany Muria had been involved even before she endeavored to assume the mantle of Student Activities's highest office, participating as an active member of the cross country team in addition to being ...

Cavaliers’ Road to Success

Cavaliers’ Road to Success

Maria F. Estrada, Staff Writer

January 27, 2016

As graduation approaches and scholarship acceptances are released, seniors are beginning to find out what the next chapter of their lives has to offer. The following students have attained different scholarships that have matched them to: Pomona College, Columbia University and Haverford College,...

Winter Break Around the World

Winter Break Around the World

Albany Muria, Editor

January 6, 2016

Instead of spending a typical Winter break "stay-cationing" in Miami, some Gables students travelled to unique places, experiencing winter around the world. Junior Sabryna Gonzalez traveled to the opposite hemisphere and explored the wonders of Chile. Visiting both the country and her family there,...

Joaquin Cornitre: The New Kid

Joaquin Cornitre: The New Kid

Yeileny Lopez, Staff Writer

December 30, 2015

Joaquin Cornitre is a junior in the IB program at Gables. When Joaquin isn't at school, he is either spending his time taking a nap or composing music - he has a passion for music that is out of this world. He also lived and went to school in Panama, France and, now, Florida. Q: Why did you transf...

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