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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,...

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...

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,...

Woofing On Sunshine: Activities To Do With Your Pet

Woofing On Sunshine: Activities To Do With Your Pet

Pablo Hanono, Staff Writer

November 24, 2018


Filed under Lifestyle, Student Life

As students, our furry friends are usually the first thing we see when we walk in through the door. Always happy to see us and ready give us boatloads of love, our pets are cherished members of our family. With such a prominent role in our lives, it only makes sense that we go to as many places together...

Let’s Go Cavs! – How to Show School Spirit

Let’s Go Cavs! – How to Show School Spirit

Melanie Estrada, Staff Writer

November 10, 2018


Filed under Lifestyle, Student Life

Showing school spirit is essential because it demonstrates the pride and appreciation the student body has for the school and it creates a sense of unity that motivates student academic and extracurricular achievement. There are many things both big and small that students can do to demonstrate spirit....

Best Teeth Whitening Methods

Best Teeth Whitening Methods

Adriana Castro, Staff Writer

November 5, 2018


Filed under Lifestyle, Student Life

The first thing most people notice about others is their smile. For this reason, teeth-whitening products have become extremely popular in recent years. As the rest of the world advances technologically, teeth-whitening methods have been advancing along with them. Consequently, consumers have been flooded...

Falling for Fall Favorites

Falling for Fall Favorites

Guiliana Garces, Staff Writer

November 4, 2018


Filed under Lifestyle, Student Life

As we enter November, we are all excited as the crisp magic of autumn comes full swing. It's time to get into the fall spirit as we approach Thanksgiving by surrounding ourselves with as much coziness and as many delicious treats that we can! We are here to help you say goodbye to boredom and say hello...

Healthy Alternatives for Halloween

Healthy Alternatives for Halloween

Maia Berthier, Staff Writer

October 29, 2018


Filed under Lifestyle, Student Life

Mark Snyder Halloween: America’s favorite fall festivity that revolves around costumes, horror and most importantly, candy. These treats usually pack tons of empty calories and contain no nutritional value. The United States has the highest rate of obesity in the world as 38% of the population and one in every six...

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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