Chaos in Colombia and How It Is Affecting Students and Their Families

After ongoing political issues , CavsConnect gives insight on the Colombian student body and how the conflict are affecting them and their families.

Maria Puyana, Staff Writer

December 15, 2019

After the presidential election on May 27, 2018, President Iván Duque Márquez has been attempting to apply laws that violate the human rights of Colombian citizens, inciting protests that have become increasingly violent and dangerous. For decades, Colombian citizens have been struggling with a lac...

Asimilación migratoria: De Colombia a Miami

Los colombianos tienen artículos alrededor de su casa donde demuestran su rica cultura.

Jimena Romero, Staff Writer

September 15, 2019

Ya sea por placer, necesidad o simplemente la búsqueda de grandes oportunidades para el futuro, los latinos llegan a Estados Unidos con el deseo de encontrar un hogar. Una de las naciones latinas más representadas en este país es la colombiana, pues según el censo realizado en el 2010, cerca...

Colombian Crackdown on Corruption

This is the room where the 166 members of the Colombian congress meet.

Daniela Parra Del Riego, Staff Writer

August 24, 2018

Like several other countries in Latin America, Colombia has been fighting an ongoing battle against government corruption and its negative effects on the development of the nation. Colombian citizens aim to tackle this problem with a new referendum up for a vote. The movement, known as #7vecessi, or #7tim...

Miamians prepare for the upcoming Colombian presidential election

Colombian citizens stand in line outside the consulate, waiting to register as voters for the Colombian presidential elections.

Alexander Sutton, highlights contributor

May 11, 2018

For many Colombian citizens living in Miami, being able to vote for the leader of their own country while living in the U.S. is a poignant emotional experience.

Miembros de la FARC ( Fuerzas Armadas Revolucionarias de Colombia) han sido autorizados a postularse en las próximas elecciones

Santos en La Habana, Cuba.

Hansel Caudales, Staff Writer

May 3, 2017

El presidente colombiano Juan Manuel Santos anunció que el senado colombiano aprobó una legislación muy controversial que autoriza a los miembros de la FARC a aspirar y postularse para diez cargos congresionales en las próximas elecciones de enero. Cinco de los puestos parlamentarios estarán...

Sunny in Miami

Sunny Na (front row, fourth from left) sits with the children she helped in teaching the musical, Mamma Mia!.

Annie Farrell, Editor

October 18, 2014

Sunny Na, a sophomore pre-International Baccalaureate (IB) student, is no stranger to change. On the contrary, she's all too familiar with it. Lately Na calls Miami home, but in the past she has given this name to cities in Korea, Colombia, Ecuador and Brazil. Na became a member of the Coral Gables...

The student news site of Coral Gables Senior High School.