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Friends of Gables High Founder: June Morris

Friends of Gables High Founder: June Morris

Adriana Castro, Staff Writer

October 16, 2018


Filed under Alumni, Spotlights

June Morris, a Coral Gables Senior High class of ’79 alumna and former Gablette and cheerleader, has admiringly remained involved with the Coral Gables community since her graduation. She is the founder of a community group called Friends of Gables High that is comprised of Gables alumni, parents of...

Alumnus Jason Dietz: Patient 001

Alumnus Jason Dietz: Patient 001

Vanessa Grau, Staff Writer

October 16, 2017


Filed under Alumni, Spotlights

Jason Dietz is a class of 1984 alumnus at Coral Gables High. During his time as a Cavalier, Dietz was selected alongside eight of his classmates to be part of the first class of The Performing and Visual Arts Center program (PAVAC). PAVAC is a program at Miami-Dade Community College that concentrates o...

Gables Alumnus Cole Scanlon Makes It in Forbes 30 Under 30 Education List

Gables Alumnus Cole Scanlon Makes It in Forbes 30 Under 30 Education List

Albany Muria, Editor

January 24, 2017


Filed under Alumni, Spotlights, Top Stories

Class of 2014 alumnus Cole Scanlon was recently announced a spot on Forbes's 30 under 30 Education 2017 list. In an effort to ease the process of applying to college for high school students, Scanlon, along with a colleague, created a free PDF college guide. The guide is available for download at...

Gables Alumna Janet Reno Dies at age 78

Gables Alumna Janet Reno Dies at age 78

Yeileny Lopez, Staff Writer

November 10, 2016


Filed under Alumni, Community, News

Janet Reno, the first female Attorney General of the United States, died on Nov. 7 in her Miami-Dade home. While still in office in 1955, Reno was diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease. Reno's family members say that her death was caused by complications of the disease. The Gables alumna received...

Class of 1966: 50 year Reunion

Class of 1966: 50 year Reunion

Sydney Scanlon, Alumni Editor

May 12, 2015


Filed under Alumni, Spotlights

A lot can happen in half a century; to most current gables students, 50 years is over double the time they have been born. But for the class of 1966, the 50 year high school reunion is just around the corner. Reunions, planned by the class president and other involved alumni, have been a staple for...

Firefighter Rick Herrin Visits Gables

Firefighter Rick Herrin Visits Gables

Aliyah Symes, Staff Writer

March 3, 2015


Filed under Alumni, Recent Stories, Spotlights

On Friday, Jan. 9, Gables was home to a hero. Retired firefighter Rick Herrin showed up at CGHS to speak about his incredible career. Boasting over 32 years of service (something he is incredibly proud of), Herrin has been saving lives and eradicating hazards with incredible skill. "I've been retired...

Prochat: David Landsberg

Prochat: David Landsberg

Sophie Feinberg, Editor

February 21, 2015


Filed under Alumni, Recent Stories, Spotlights

On Jan. 14, 2015, a group of students gathered to learn about Goodwill Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and former Miami Herald publisher and president David Landsberg. Landsberg, a 1980 Gables graduate, was excited to be back at Gables to speak to students about navigating not only the business world,...

Jessica Cabrera: Social Media Community Manager

Jessica Cabrera: Social Media Community Manager

Cavan Wilson, Staff Writer

February 16, 2015


Filed under Alumni, Spotlights

A graduate of the 2009 Coral Gables Senior High School class, Jessica Cabrera is now a social media community manager at Kabookaboo. After being editor in chief of Highlights during her senior year, she graduated from Gables and headed to Florida State University. Cabrera majored in advertising and...

Prosthetics: One Step Closer to Reality

Prosthetics: One Step Closer to Reality

Karla Santoyo, Editor-In-Chief

February 14, 2015


Filed under Alumni, Recent Stories, Spotlights

On Jan. 22, Gables welcomed a special guest, Ignacio Gaunaurd, for a pro chat that focused on prosthetics as a career choice. Gaunaurd graduated from Columbus High School with the Class of '95 and obtained his bachelor's degree in dietetics and nutrition from Florida International University (FIU). Because...

James Grippando: Writer

James Grippando: Writer

Hannah Cordes, Sports Editor

February 12, 2015


Filed under Alumni, Spotlights

James Grippando started out as a young lawyer in a busy law firm, with a dream of writing. As a lawyer, he specialized in crimes, which served partially as inspiration for being a writer of crime and mystery. Ever since he was young, Grippando has always loved telling and writing stories for his friends...

OB/GYN Visits for a Pro Chat

OB/GYN Visits for a Pro Chat

Sabrina Ochoa, Editor-in-Chief

February 12, 2015


Filed under Alumni, Spotlights

Michelle Fletcher, a graduate of the Gables Class of 2005, visited on Jan. 6 to give students a new perspective on the life of an Obstetrician & Gynecologist (OBGYN). Fletcher enjoyed her high school experience, being persistently involved in soccer, the International Baccalaureate academy and...

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