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Journalism Week: Celebrating Our Stories Together

Journalism Week is a time where writers can all come together and celebrate their passion with one another.

Amanda Perez, Staff Writer

February 28, 2020

Throughout the week of Feb. 17 to the 21, Gables celebrated Journalism Week, also known commonly as J-Week. It is a week in which the CAF&DM academy and all the journalism classes come together to celebrate writing and storytelling and celebrate their accomplishments. Throughout those days, each...

Cavaliers in the Capital: NSPA 2019

The Cavaliers attending NSPA 2019 smile at the Orlando airport on their way to the National Scholastic Press Association (NSPA) convention on Nov. 21.

Chase Bagnall-Koger, Maia Berthier, and Daniel Toll

December 1, 2019

From Nov.21 through Nov. 24, staff members of Gables' Catharsis, Cavaleon, CavsConnect, and highlights  CAF&DM publications flew to the nation's capital to participate in the National Scholastic Press Association's (NSPA) annual convention for high school journalists. At the trip, the Cavaliers...

Cavalier Publications Represent Gables at FIU’s Annual Journalism Day

The CavsConnect staff smiles in front of the FIU Graham Center, where the 2019 Journalism Day convention was held.

Chase Bagnall-Koger, News Editor

October 26, 2019

The 2019 edition of Florida International University's (FIU) annual Journalism Day, held on Saturday,Oct. 26,  drew students from throughout the Miami-Dade and Broward counties, including our very own Communications, Arts, Film, and Digital Media (CAF&DM) students, to the FIU campus for a day of...

Cavaliers Win the Student Innovation Challenge

Ochoa and Estrada proudly stand with Ms. Suarez, holding their prize money.

Maia Berthier, Staff Writer

May 22, 2019

On May 20, Cavalier seniors Maria Estrada and Cristian Ochoa were announced the winners of this year’s Superintendent’s Student Innovation Challenge. The two students from our very own International Baccalaureate program teamed up to address the issues facing low-income students when applying to...

The CAF&DM Students Attend FSPA in Orlando

The CAF&DM students dressed to attend the Florida Scholastic Press Association Banquet.

Melanie Estrada and Chase Bagnall-Koger

April 16, 2019

The Florida Scholastic Press Association (FSPA) is a non-profit organization whose members consist of more than 300 student publications, online media teams and broadcasting programs from around the state.  The students of  Communication Arts Film and Digital (CAF&DM) academy, which includes Cavsconnect,...

CAF&DM celebrates Journalism Week 2019

The CAF&DM field day took place on February 21 amid a week of journalism-themed activities.

Adriana Castro, Staff Writer

February 26, 2019

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...

NSPA Chicago 2018: The Student Experience

Ruben Escobar & Thomas Morcillo, highlights staff writers

January 7, 2019

At the beginning of November, the school’s Communication Arts, Film and Digital Media (CAF&DM) academy took a trip to Chicago to attend this year’s National High School Journalism Convention held by the National Scholastic Press Association (NSPA) and the Journalism Education Association (JEA). Du...

CAF&DM Students Travel to the Windy City for NSPA

The CAF&DM students posed for a picture in Millennium Park, where they got to experience the true colors of fall.

Melanie Estrada and Maia Berthier

November 6, 2018

The National Scholastic Press Association (NSPA) is a nonprofit organization that was founded to serve as a resource for young journalists that want to further understand the intricacies of journalism; it hosts high school journalism events across the nation. Students from 45 different states, England, Ca...

Caf&DM Banquet: The End of a Successful Year

Caf&DM Banquet: The End of a Successful Year

Jimena Romero, Staff Writer

May 23, 2018

As the school year comes to an end, the time to congratulate the students' efforts and achievements has arrived, and there is no better way to do it than in a banquet organized just for them. On May 22, the Communication Arts, Film & Digital Media (CAF&DM) academy had their annual banquet at the Rusty Pelican in Key Biscayne, where members of the Gables' publications (Gables Live, CavsConnect, highlights, Catharsis and Cavaleon) had the opportunity to have fun and receive awards for thei...

Estudiantes de Gables participan en SIPA

Los 40 estudiantes de CAF&DM de nuestra escuela Coral Gables Senior High School listos para ir a SIPA 2018, una Conferencia que les aportará nuevos conocimientos para aplicar a cada una de sus publicaciones.

Orestes Garcia, Staff Writer

March 11, 2018

Durante muchos años en nuestra escuela los estudiantes pertenecientes a Comunicación, Artes, Filmes y Media Digital, con sus siglas en inglés [CAF&DM], despliegan el talento enseñado por sus instructores en diferentes competiciones alrededor de todo el año. En este año los estudiantes de las...

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