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CavsChat: Viral – Season Two, Episode Three

Gabriel Wagner and Chloe Grant January 23, 2021

Welcome to a very special episode of the Viral, hosted by Chloe Grant and Gabriel Wagner. In today’s episode, how has COVID-19 affected journalism, here in Coral Gables Senior High? How have publications...

Although only starting at Gables in 2019, Patricia Passwaters has already left a big mark on her students, leading her to winning Rookie Teacher of the Year. Courtesy of Coral Gables Senior High School.

A Rock Star Rookie: Patricia Passwaters

Patricia Passwaters, one of the rookie teachers of the year, expresses her joy of receiving such an honor
Fernando Largaespada, highlights newsmagazine contributor January 13, 2021

            Within and out of the classroom, teachers often spend hours educating their students and ensuring that they get the best quality education. As a result of such performance, there are...

Essential oils have been around for decades, but have only become popular after the harsh effects of candles were recognized. Courtesy of Pixabay.

Candles out, diffusers in

Trending swaps for candles, such as diffusers and essential oils, have provided not only a more safe but simple way to enjoy different aromas
DeeAnne Montero, highlights newsmagazine contributor January 13, 2021

            There is no avoiding the multitude of advertisements seen daily intended to persuade viewers to purchase diffusers or a kit of essential oils. However, many people are questioning why...

Holiday Recipes

These recipes will certainly bring the holiday spirit into your home!
Olivia Rebull, highlights newsmagazine contributor December 9, 2020

Want to read more about holiday recipes and activities? Make sure to click here to read highlights issue 3, volume 61 where more information can be found. Pecan Snowflake Cookies Ingredients: ...

Cavalier Cosplayer

From hours of preparation to finding the right costumes, highlights takes a look into the cosplaying world of Kai Guin
Natalie Falls, highlights newsmagazine contributor December 7, 2020

             Captivated by the elaborate costumes, cool props, and fascinating personas, sophomore Kai Guin has had a passion for the art of cosplay ever since the sixth-grade. Guin is drawn into...

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Powerful Women In American History

Marcela Rondon, highlights newsmagazine contributor December 1, 2020

The United States government has been notably patriarchal throughout history, often overshadowing the many accomplishments women have had in U.S. politics. However, they have played a very critical part...

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FALLing Into Fun

As the aroma of pumpkin and cinnamon spice brings warmth and coziness to the chilly air, these fall activities can still be done while remaining safe at home
DeeAnne Montero, highlights newsmagazine contributor December 1, 2020

Fall Foods

As pumpkin spice flavored everything begins to go on sale at local markets, it is the perfect time to enjoy this cozy flavor in the comfort of home. These two pumpkin-inspired recipes will lead to total fun in the kitchen and a chance to spend quality time with loved ones
DeeAnne Montero, highlights newsmagazine contributor December 1, 2020

Pumpkin spice and all things nice! Pumpkin Bread Ingredients: ½ cup of oil 1 ¾ cups granulated sugar Two large eggs 15 oz. can pumpkin puree Two cups all purpose flour One tbsp....

Autumn Activities

Other than baking at home, there are still numerous activities that are autumn related that can be done safely if the right precautions are taken
DeeAnne Montero, highlights newsmagazine contributor December 1, 2020

Candle Making             For those who enjoy the smell of such cozy spices rather than flavor, candle making is a great way to bring the warm scents of autumn into one’s home. There are tons...

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No Perfect Body

Body shaming has become common in the age of social media and globalization, but why are offensive comments towards the skinnier side of the spectrum considered invalid?
María José Cestero, highlights newsmagazine contributor November 15, 2020

            In an era of social media and globalization, body-shaming has made its way into mainstream media at an alarming rate. Through modern ideals of what the “perfect” body and health size...

Eating House's entrance and terrace. Penelope Acevedo/highlights

Miami’s Eating House Delights 

Miami's Eating House combines modern decor with innovative cuisine.
Penelope Acevedo, highlights newsmagazine contributor November 2, 2020

     With iridescent indigo and hot pink graffiti on the walls and an array of unusual food items in an eclectic menu, Miami’s Eating House provides a soft yet lively ambiance. Located at 804 Ponce...

Miami-Dade superintendent Alberto Carvalho is currently under investigation for a donation agreement between K-12 and MDCPS. Gregoire Winston/highlights

Superintendent Carvalho under investigation

Superintendent Alberto Carvalho is currently under investigation by the Office of the Inspector General after accepting a solicited donation from K12.
Rafael Sans, highlights newsmagazine contributor November 2, 2020

     The Office of the Inspector General (OIG) currently has Superintendent Alberto Carvalho under investigation with the discovery of a solicited donation from the education corporation K12. As the...

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