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Cavaliers Speed to the Finish Line in Ten80 Racing Competition

Cavaliers Speed to the Finish Line in Ten80 Racing Competition

Emily Kay and Chase Bagnall-Koger

November 5, 2018


Filed under Briefs, News

The Cavalier Science Engineering Communication Mathematics and Enrichment club (SECME) traveled to Southeastern University on Oct.30 to participate in their first ever Ten80 Racing challenge. The team competed against schools throughout Miami-Dade and Broward counties and placed second and third overall...

A Celebration of Hispanic Culture!

A Celebration of Hispanic Culture!

Miguel Lemus, Staff Writer

November 4, 2018


Filed under Campus, News

The Hispanic Heritage Show is a traditional event that was first introduced to the student body to promote Hispanic culture. This event was held once a year for several years in the past but recently made a reappearance since the year 2014. This year, Madame Rouit, with the help of the Foreign Language...

Journalists Jump for Journalism Day

Journalists Jump for Journalism Day

Alexander Yagoda, Opinion Editor

October 30, 2018


Filed under Campus, News

Every year, student journalists from around the district gather at Florida International University for a day-long conference centered around the journalism industry. Informational sessions were held on a variety of journalistic topics, ranging from how to improve general photography to the lawful rights...

A Prestigious Partnership: Cocoplum Scholars

A Prestigious Partnership: Cocoplum Scholars

Natalia Rodriguez, Reviews Editor

October 29, 2018


Filed under Campus, News

Coral Gables Senior High School has long maintained a reputation for graduating extremely talented and intelligent students. These students are enrolled in Gables' academically rigorous programs and hope to attend prestigious four-year universities in order to complete their studies. Unfortunately, many...

Devastation at the Pittsburgh Synagogue

Devastation at the Pittsburgh Synagogue

Jefrany D'catry, Staff Writer

October 28, 2018


Filed under News

The Tree of Life Congregation, located in the neighborhood of Squirrel Hill, Pennsylvania, faced open fire on Saturday, Oct. 27, which resulted in the killing of 11 people and injury of six others. The act was committed by Robert Bowers, a 46-year-old man, who often posted anti-Semitic and racist...

Man Wrongly Imprisoned for 12 Years Gets Released

Man Wrongly Imprisoned for 12 Years Gets Released

Daniela Parra Del Riego, Staff Writer

October 20, 2018


Filed under Community, News

On Oct. 16, Andre Gonzalez (commonly known as Tony Brown), was freed from jail. Brown was convicted 12 years ago for a shooting that murdered one person and critically injured another. This incident occurred near a North Miami-Dade nightclub twelve years ago and has since been forgotten. The young journalists...

Class of 2020 Instate College Tour

Class of 2020 Instate College Tour

Jesse Zambrano, Spotlights Editor

October 18, 2018


Filed under Briefs, News

Attention Class of 2020 here are the requirements you must follow if interested in attending the Instate College tour trip on Jan. 15-17, 2018. Requirements are: 3.0 GPA 10 absences / 20 tardies rule No indoor or outdoor suspension First collection dates will take place on Oct 23 and ...

2018 National Merit Scholars

2018 National Merit Scholars

Maria F. Estrada, Co-Editor-in-Chief

October 16, 2018


Filed under Briefs, News

The following seniors were top scorers on the PSAT they took in their junior year. As such, they have been recognized by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation. We are very proud of these amazing scholars and we congratulate them and their parents. 3 National Merit Semi-Finalists (They will now c...

A Catastrophic Start to October

A Catastrophic Start to October

Miguel Lemus, Staff Writer

October 16, 2018


Filed under International & Domestic, News

With hurricane season coming to a close in the Eastern Atlantic region, Floridians did not expect storms in October, so they were surprised when Hurricane Michael intensified overnight to category four, causing catastrophic damage to Florida's Panhandle. With no time to spare, residents worked tirelessly...

Nobel Peace Prize Recipients Fight Against Sexual Violence

Nobel Peace Prize Recipients Fight Against Sexual Violence

Maia Berthier, Staff Writer

October 15, 2018


Filed under International & Domestic, News

The 2018 Nobel Peace Prize was presented to Denis Mukwege and Nadia Murad on Oct. 5 by Berit Reiss-Andersen. The honor is given annually to people who have worked to promote peace globally and have made a lasting impact on communities and countries. Both of the awardees have been working to end crimes...

Nike Signs First Athlete With Cerebral Palsy

Nike Signs First Athlete With Cerebral Palsy

Pablo Hanono, Staff Writer

October 11, 2018


Filed under International & Domestic, News

Nike is indubitably the company most people think about when seeking to buy athletic-wear. Valued at over 23 billion dollars and growing every day, Nike's colossal socioeconomic role in the athletic world cannot be underestimated. In a pioneering move, the company signed, for the first time, a pro-athlete con...

Students AIM to Reduce Stress through Yoga

Students AIM to Reduce Stress through Yoga

Daniela Parra Del Riego, Staff Writer

October 11, 2018


Filed under Campus, Lifestyle, News, Student Life, Top Stories

From seniors coping with college applications to freshmen learning to navigate high school problems, it is no secret that students face a lot of stress in their daily lives. There are many ways to deal with this stress, and many experts recommend exercising. Some students join sports, while others consi...

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