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Christmas Generation List: The Gift That Keeps On Giving

Christmas Generation List: The Gift That Keeps On Giving

Melanie Estrada, Staff Writer

January 7, 2019


Filed under Lifestyle

Christmas is a time to be with friends and family and to give to others. Throughout history, people have celebrated the holiday in many different ways. As time has gone on, Christmas traditions have changed, and so have children's gift wish lists. Millennials Generation Y, Gen Next  Fr...

Nochebuena vs Christmas Day

Nochebuena vs Christmas Day

Pablo Hanono, Lifestyle Editor

December 20, 2018


Filed under Lifestyle, Student Life

Christmas is one of the most important holidays of the year. It is celebrated by billions of people across the world in a multitude of different ways. In the United States and much of the English speaking world, Christmas Day is emphasized more than Christmas Eve. The presents and the festivities are...

Winter Break in Miami

Winter Break in Miami

Guiliana Garces, Staff Writer

December 20, 2018


Filed under Lifestyle, Student Life

Many people travel to different places all around the world for the holidays, but Miami is also an excellent place to spend your winter break! However, participating in exciting events while on break can be overly expensive. For this reason, we researched different events that are not only entertaining,...

How Should You Spend Your Winter Break?

How Should You Spend Your Winter Break?

Mark Snyder, Multimedia

December 18, 2018


Filed under Quizzes

Christmas break is that 2 week vacation at the end of the year that students and parents alike can't wait for. Although many people usually spend it with family, many people are often uncertain on the best way to spend their holidays. Take this quiz and see for yourself! https://www.playbuzz.com/item/29310876-cf56-4d89-8c81-2e79d289577c

Oh, Christmas Tree! New Ways to Decorate your Christmas Tree

Oh, Christmas Tree! New Ways to Decorate your Christmas Tree

Melanie Estrada, Staff Writer

December 17, 2018


Filed under Lifestyle

It's time to switch things up for the holidays, a change from the old traditional tree look you use every year. Red and green ball ornaments are great, but you've probably been there done that, it is time to restore and strive for a unique tree during the holidays. The Riga tree in 1510 was the fi...

The Miami Sweater Dilemma

The Miami Sweater Dilemma

Guiliana Garces, Staff Writer

December 14, 2018


Filed under Lifestyle, Student Life

Living in Miami can make it tricky to find a good sweater. One might visit anywhere from five to ten stores searching for that perfect sweater that looks and feels good. But, with Miami weather being as bipolar as it is, the perfect sweater just doesn't exist. We may need a different sweater for each day, and that is just not affordable! However, we...

How To Host A Legendary Holiday Party

How To Host A Legendary Holiday Party

Guiliana Garces, Staff Writer

December 9, 2018


Filed under How To, Student Life

Since the holidays can be a stressful time of year as you run around shopping for the perfect presents, decorating your home and making travel plans, hosting a party can seem like an addition to the endless pile of stress. However, throwing an unforgettable party does not have to be as stressful as...

Are You Microsoft or Apple?

Are You Microsoft or Apple?

Mark Snyder, Multimedia

December 9, 2018


Filed under Quizzes

Apple and Microsoft, are among one of the most iconic companies in the world. Despite the fact that they share an ever-growing computer market, they each embody certain qualities that attract certain types of customers. Which company are you?

How to Find the Perfect Holiday Gift

How to Find the Perfect Holiday Gift

Adriana Castro, Staff Writer

December 9, 2018


Filed under How To, Student Life

It is the time of the year where the Christmas lights are put out and everyone begins to rush to the mall to find the perfect holiday gift for their loved ones. This is by far the most stressful part of the holidays as finding the perfect gift for someone can be borderline impossible. Thankfully, we...

Christmas Movies

Christmas Movies

Mark Snyder, Multimedia

December 6, 2018


Filed under Quizzes

Christmas is upon us! While everybody has their own way of celebrating, Christmas movies are a staple in every household. Which movie are you?

Tips For a Stress-Free Extended Essay

Tips For a Stress-Free Extended Essay

Trey Riera-Gomez, Staff Writer

December 6, 2018


Filed under How To, Student Life, Top Stories

One of the most daunting and dreaded tasks that International Baccalaureate students face their junior year is completing the Extended Essay. This 3,000-4,000 word paper often seems unbearable to those caught in its clutches; however, with the right assistance and planning, it becomes a much more doable...

A Winter in Miami

A Winter in Miami

Adriana Castro, Staff Writer

November 27, 2018


Filed under Lifestyle, Student Life

Cozy sweaters, hot chocolate, fireplaces and s'mores... for a whole 24 hours, until we are back to our humid, swampy Miami weather. For 360 days in the year, we live in unbearable heat and humidity, but it is for those few blessed days of the year that we get respite from the brutal Miami climate. However,...

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