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Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?

Take this short quiz to see if you have what it takes to become a millionaire.

Jeannette Perez, Staff Writer

May 22, 2020

There are several ways to become rich: working hard and get a well-payed job, founding your own company, appearing on a television show, as well as answering random trivia questions. The widely recognized show, "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?", has remained responsible for entertaining viewers at home,...

New Netflix Original: Outer Banks Is Worth the Watch

Outer Banks makes headlines being in the Top 10 on Netflix in the U.S

Stephanie Andrade, Staff writer

May 19, 2020

Release Date: April 15, 2020 Network: Netflix Program creators: Josh Pate, Jonas Pate, Shannon Burke Genres: Action, Teen drama, Mystery, Adventure MPAA Rating: MA for mature themes Cast: Chase Stokes (John B), Madelyn Cline (Sarah Cameron), Madison Bailey (Kiara), Jonathan Daviss (Pope), Rudy Pankow (JJ),...

Somos Live! Concert Benefits Victims of Natural Disasters

Somos Live! Benefit concert

Gabriella Torna, Staff Writer

October 22, 2017

People from across the country congregated in the Marlins Stadium on Saturday, Oct. 14, to attend the Somos Live! telethon concert, which was also held in Los Angeles, California. The event featured various celebrity guests, including Puerto Rican singer Marc Anthony and reality TV star Kim Kard...

Corporate America Controls Scientific Research

How can you trust what scientists say about a certain product when they can be easily influenced by large corporations?

Sara Zamora, Staff Writer

October 22, 2016

Everything you buy has to be tested, from the food you eat to the products you use every day. If the scientists testing these goods were to find negative effects associated with them, you would hope they would say something about it. However, big time corporations persuade scientists with large sums...

Should College Acceptance be Influenced by Economic Status?

Sophomore Sam White plans for the future by looking into college scholarships.

Mia Galex, Staff Writer

October 6, 2016

Every year, colleges become more and competitive by raising their admission standards. However, colleges are raising their standards on applicant's economic status and sometimes even favoring wealthier students since they are more likely have the means to pay the college's high cost of attendance. It...

The Pink Tax

The deodorant for women is $2 more expensive than the one for men, despite the fact  that the women's one is smaller.

Olivia Pelaez, Staff Writer

January 24, 2016

Not many consumers realize or question why products marketed towards women are typically more expensive than those marketed for men. This phenomenon is known as the pink tax, and it may be defined as the elevated pricing on selected items geared towards females while similar or identical produ...

How To Save Your Money

How To Save Your Money

Natalie De La Rosa, Staff Writer

January 21, 2016

Money is an important part of our lives; we need it to buy necessities like food and clothing and also to enjoy life.  Since a majority of people have limited amounts of cash, budgets are a common feat. When handed money, one must think long term and learn how to save for the future. Creating a...

Surviving a weekend of $10

Bryce Scanlon, Infographic Contributor

January 19, 2016

Walk Yourself for Money?

This picture clearly shows the intent of the company.

Nicolas Schmidt, Staff Writer

December 16, 2015

If you are looking for an easy way to make money, it does not get any better than this. A new crypto-currency has been developed by Nissan Bahar and Franky Imbesi that gives users money for walking around. The currency is called Bitwalking and every 10,000 steps, 1 BW$ is awarded to the walker in ord...

Make it Rain With Snapcash!

Make it Rain With Snapcash!

Daniela Quijano, Managing Editor

November 3, 2015

Our Rating: A+ Release Date: September 15, 2015 Cost: Free Creators of Snapchat, the famous social media app designed to share photos and videos with friends, hit the bullseye with their new update: Snapcash. With Snapcash one can easily transfer money to friends with the click of a button. "I...

Easy Ways to Make Money

Easy Money

Nicolas Schmidt, Staff Writer

October 15, 2015

Do you ever find yourself walking past a vending machine, putting your hand in your pocket and finding it empty, forcing you to give up a treat? Have you ever walked past a store and seen some pants you like but can't afford? Are you trying to save up for a cool new phone but you do not know how to do...

How to Calm the College Application Chaos

Senior Ivan Grela begins his college search by flipping through his copy of the

Sabrina Ochoa, Editor-in-Chief

July 22, 2015

Most Cavaliers are expected to think about life after Gables at a college or university, where they can study what they choose and enjoy the experiences that college life brings. Although these visions for the future seem captivating and unchanging, senior Cavs still have to survive college application...

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