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Politicare Comes to Gables!

Politicare Comes to Gables!

Daniela Parra Del Riego and Lilliana Bonner

March 16, 2019


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On Mar. 14, Gables’ Political Activism and Civic Engagement (PACE) held its first-ever Politicare. With the intention of educating the student body on topics relating to mental and physical health, PACE invited speakers and fitness experts to teach the student body. A lot of planning went into the...

The Last Ride: Gablettes Compete at the National Dance Alliance

The Last Ride: Gablettes Compete at the National Dance Alliance

Maia Berthier, Staff Writer

March 1, 2019


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Last Thursday, the Gablettes embarked on their trip to Orlando, where they competed in the American Dance Alliance (ADA) National Championships. This is their first time competing at ADA, and the team prepared tirelessly for this occasion. It is their last competition of the season, and for all of the...

Testing out a Career in Politics: Harvard Model Congress 2019

Testing out a Career in Politics: Harvard Model Congress 2019

Patrick Ales, Staff Writer

February 27, 2019


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As they have done for more than 10 years, teachers Kathryn Landsea and Scott Nelson led a group of eager students on a trip to Boston to partake in Harvard Model Congress (HMC) from Feb. 20-24. As it is referred to by its participants, HMC is a simulation of the United States Congress and other institutions...

CAF&DM celebrates Journalism Week 2019

CAF&DM celebrates Journalism Week 2019

Adriana Castro, Staff Writer

February 26, 2019


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Every year, the Communication Arts, Film, and Digital Media (CAF&DM) honor Scholastic Journalism Week to bring attention to the benefits of journalism and celebrate all the students involved. This year, the week of Feb. 18-23 marked the start of numerous activities and events in honor of journalism...

Gables Players puts on a Show!

Gables Players puts on a Show!

Jefrany D'catry, Staff Writer

February 25, 2019


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Every February, Gables Players holds their showcase, for which all Cavaliers are welcome to audition and show off their musical and dramatic talents. After a mere week to rehearse and memorize their performances, The Gables Players held their showcase on on Thursday, Feb. 21 at 6:30 p.m. It consisted...

Gables Model United Nations Takes Chicago

Gables Model United Nations Takes Chicago

Daniela Parra Del Riego and Pablo Hanono

February 14, 2019


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On Tuesday, February 6, the Gables Model United Nations (MUN) left bright and early to Chicago, IL to compete in the 31st Annual Model United Nations of University of Chicago (MUNUC) conference. As one of the larger conferences in North America, the conference was open to over 2,800 high schoolers who...

Students Learn How to Stay Safe on the Road at the Distracted Driving Assembly

Students Learn How to Stay Safe on the Road at the Distracted Driving Assembly

Maia Berthier, Staff Writer

February 10, 2019


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On Tuesday, Feb. 5, all third-period classes were invited to attend an assembly in the auditorium about distracted driving and its detrimental effects on drivers and passengers. The event featured speakers Wayne Parsons, a trial lawyer, and Gabrielle D’Alemberte, a former Gables alumni. The speech...

Guest Speaker visits Gables to Inspire HSPL

Guest Speaker visits Gables to Inspire HSPL

Chase Bagnall-Koger, News Editor

February 1, 2019


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Coral Gables senior high welcomed Michelle Devos, a motivational speaker and recent graduate of the University of Miami law school, on Friday, Jan. 25 to give a presentation to a part of the academy. Just 23 years old, Devos is a part of the Street Law program Through the University of Miami (UM),...

The Gablettes Take on the ADA State Championship 2019

The Gablettes Take on the ADA State Championship 2019

Maia Berthier, Staff Writer

January 29, 2019


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This past Sunday, Jan. 27, the Gablettes had a hectic but extremely exciting day of competition. They competed at the American Dance Alliance (ADA) State 2019 Championship, which is their last competition before they compete on the national level. They brought seven dances to the championship, and each...

The Premiere of Improv Troupe

The Premiere of Improv Troupe

Daniela Parra Del Riego, Staff Writer

January 24, 2019


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On Tuesday, Jan. 22 at 6:30 PM, our school's Improv Troupe took on the Coral Gables Museum. Better known as "Improvocative," this group of quick-witted theater kids played a variety of games that resulted in scenes created on the spot, which is the defining characteristic of improvisation. Practice...

Juniors Participate in IB Pinning and Junior Ring Ceremony

Juniors Participate in IB Pinning and Junior Ring Ceremony

January 22, 2019


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The week of Jan. 21 is a very exciting one for the juniors with two ceremonies designed to welcome them to the second half of their high school years. To kick-start the week, IB juniors had their IB Pinning Ceremony on Jan. 23, and the entire class of 2020 had their Ring Ceremony the following day. Both...

The New Faces of Gables: Mr. Activities and Mr. JROTC

The New Faces of Gables: Mr. Activities and Mr. JROTC

Maia Berthier, Staff Writer

December 26, 2018


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The Mr. Coral Gables pageant came back better than ever this year! The contest, which takes place in our very own auditorium, was held on Dec. 20, 2018. This year, the winning prize of “Mr. Coral Gables” was given to both Alfredo Wolfermann (Mr. Activities) and Juan Toranzo (Mr. JROTC) after a long...

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