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Kent Russell Keeping it Real at Gables

Kent Russell Keeping it Real at Gables

Jake Paz and Kelly Hanley, Photographer

March 22, 2015

During second lunch on Wednesday, March 18, non-fiction author Kent Russell visited Gables for the first time since he graduated in 2004, and talked to students who were interested in pursuing a career in writing and journalism. During the event, Russell motivated students to become more involved...

Firefighter Rick Herrin Visits Gables

Firefighter Rick Herrin Visits Gables

Aliyah Symes, Staff Writer

March 3, 2015

On Friday, Jan. 9, Gables was home to a hero. Retired firefighter Rick Herrin showed up at CGHS to speak about his incredible career. Boasting over 32 years of service (something he is incredibly proud of), Herrin has been saving lives and eradicating hazards with incredible skill. "I've been retired...

Engineering Success

Engineering Success

Daniela Quijano, Editor

February 22, 2015

Cavaliers had the opportunity to meet with Joanna Dominguez, a mechanical and aerospace engineer who works at Barfield Inc., a company that designs equipment to test planes for flight safety. Students were thrilled to ask Dominguez questions and obtain professional advice. "I knew I liked math and...

Jessica Cabrera: Social Media Community Manager

Jessica Cabrera: Social Media Community Manager

Cavan Wilson, Staff Writer

February 16, 2015

A graduate of the 2009 Coral Gables Senior High School class, Jessica Cabrera is now a social media community manager at Kabookaboo. After being editor in chief of Highlights during her senior year, she graduated from Gables and headed to Florida State University. Cabrera majored in advertising and...

Prosthetics: One Step Closer to Reality

Prosthetics: One Step Closer to Reality

Karla Santoyo, Editor-In-Chief

February 14, 2015

On Jan. 22, Gables welcomed a special guest, Ignacio Gaunaurd, for a pro chat that focused on prosthetics as a career choice. Gaunaurd graduated from Columbus High School with the Class of '95 and obtained his bachelor's degree in dietetics and nutrition from Florida International University (FIU). Because...

Pro Chat: Ron Yacoub, Physical Therapist

Pro Chat: Ron Yacoub, Physical Therapist

Kelsy Pacheco, Sports Editor

February 8, 2015

Many successful people know what they are going to do at a young age and plan out their lives accordingly. However, physical therapist Ron Yacoub achieved such a notable career by changing things up along the way. Graduating from Gables in 1992, Yacoub played varsity football in high school, but was...

Multimedia Producer: Luis Salas

Multimedia Producer: Luis Salas

Mariam Ahumada, Staff Writer

February 7, 2015

Luis Salas was just like any other senior at Gables, trying to figure out what he wanted to do with his life. Five years later he became the founder of multimedia production company Penguin Suit Cinema. In the four years that Salas has been working in the entertainment industry he has founded a...

Veterinarian: Kate Marmesh

Veterinarian: Kate Marmesh

Jake Paz, Staff Writer

February 7, 2015

On Jan. 29, former Gables student Kate Marmesh (sister of Gablette Coach Maureen "Mo" Marmesh) returned to our school for a Pro Chat with a small group of students interested in perusing a career in veterinary medicine. During the Pro Chat, Marmesh also touched on how to adjust to living away from home...

Dietitian: Jennifer Caceres

Dietitian: Jennifer Caceres

Annie Farrell, Editor

January 24, 2015

Good health isn't just a job for Jennifer Caceres. It's a lifestyle. She simultaneously works as a registered dietitian at Miami Children's Hospital, a corporate wellness counselor at Discovery Channel and remains active in her native Miami community by leading and participating in several outreach...

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