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Performative Activism and How to be an Actual Activist during COVID-19

Due to the rise of social media, we have seen the rise of performative activism and people putting up an act for likes and clicks. There are several ways we can combat this and be better activists.
October 8, 2020

With the rise of COVID-19 cases and the usage of social media, especially during quarantine, the majority of people get their news and information by simply clicking through posts. The year of 2020 is...

New Year, New MDCPS Bell Schedules

Miami-Dade County Public Schools has proposed two ideas of new bell schedules that hope to favor their students' well-being.
January 13, 2020

On the week of Jan.6, Miami-Dade County Public Schools announced how they would be having an opinion survey for their new suggested bell schedules. The district hoped to divise bell times that would accommodate...

“Nude” Never Sounded This Good

The Merriam-Webster Dictionary now correctly says that nude is a color, not a skin tone.
October 12, 2015

The Merriam-Webster Dictionary's definition of the word "nude" has been updated after a college student named Luis Torres started a campaign called "Nude Awakening" on July 14, also known as National Nude...

New Kid on the Block: Connor Drucker

Freshman Connor Drucker in computer programming class.
March 13, 2015

Meet freshman Connor Drucker, the new IB student on campus. He recently changed schools and is very excited to be a part of the cavalier family. 1.Why did you change schools? A: In general, it wasn't...

Possible Six-Period Schedule at Gables

Students such as  junior Aaron Harrison would have a difficult time with the extended class times and work if the six-period schedule plan was passed.
March 6, 2015

The idea of changing our current eight-period schedule into a six period one  has been brought up by some teachers and faculty members around the school. The potential six-period schedule would decrease...

Heart Thoughts

So many pretty colors... Oh, there are words too!
February 15, 2015

Our Rating: A Heart Thoughts, a self-help non-fiction book written by Louise L. Hay, has been changing perspectives since 1992. Although it may sound like an 'old person' book, Heart Thoughts has little...

Promethean Board Hype

Ms. Verazain using the Promethean board to give a lecture.
August 23, 2014

During the summer, new technological advancements were implemented at Gables in the form of Promethean Boards in all classes. Teachers have needed to adapt to new ways of conducting their classes and...

Start Living

Junior Matthew Forero lives life to the fullest by taking risks and going on adventures.
April 4, 2014

It is often said that the teenage years are the best years of our lives. So, the desire to fulfill this ideology is much expected. Our lives revolve mostly around school, which is a positive thing to some...

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