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Get the Most Out of Your Summer: Top Summer Programs

Chase Bagnall-Koger, News Editor

January 30, 2020

Though the warm weather and beach days that come with summer vacation may seem ages away, the end of this school year is now less than a semester from now. For high school students that plan to apply to prestigious colleges - or just to stand out from the crowd at any university -  summer is not just...

Cavaliers Speed to the Finish Line in Ten80 Racing Competition

Coral Gables Senior High School students prepare to enter their plastic bottle car in the SECME competition.

Emily Kay and Chase Bagnall-Koger

November 5, 2018

The Cavalier Science Engineering Communication Mathematics and Enrichment club (SECME) traveled to Southeastern University on Oct.30 to participate in their first ever Ten80 Racing challenge. The team competed against schools throughout Miami-Dade and Broward counties and placed second and third overall...

Farmaceuta Hecho Filántropo: Phillip Frost

Farmaceuta Hecho Filántropo: Phillip Frost

Ana Cápiro, Spanish Editor

July 8, 2017

Donde quiera que mires en la ciudad de Miami aparece el nombre Frost. En la escuela de música de la Universidad de Miami, en el Museo de Arte de FIU y el recién inaugurado Museo de Ciencias,  respaldando estos centros de arte, cultura y conocimiento está Phillip Frost. Nacido en el sur de Philadelphia Frost lle...

STEAM?

Art and design has been added to the acronym STEM.

Natalia Rodriguez, Staff Writer

April 3, 2017

Recently, the Rhode Island School of Design (RISD) has pushed for the switch from STEM to STEAM. This initiative adds art and design to the acronym STEM, which stands for science, technology, engineering and math. While many may be confused as to why art and design should be added to fields that focus...

Yanik Ariste: Full STEAM Ahead

Junior Yanik Ariste receives an award for her demonstrated hard work in STEAM fields.

Emily Simon, Staff Writer

March 9, 2017

Yanik Ariste is a junior in the International Baccalaureate program who serves as Secretary of Clubs for Student Activities and Vice President of Membership for IBHS -  just two of the long list of honors Ariste has received throughout her high school career. Adding another title to her name, Ariste re...

SECME Rocks it at their Competition

The sponsor of the SECME club is biology teachers Ms. Phillips.

Albany Muria and Olivia Pelaez

February 15, 2017

On Feb 4., Gables's VEX Robotics team received the 15-16 STEM School designation banner for their persistence and demonstrating skilled use of the STEM curriculum both in class and during the competition. "Competition was awesome, science people from more schools than I can count were running around...

SECME Competition

Gables students participate in the 22nd annual SECME Competition

Samantha Valero, Staff Writer

February 18, 2015

On Saturday, Feb. 7, SECME had its 20th annual SECME Competition at the Miami-Dade College North Campus. SECME is the club for STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) that partakes in competitions year-round. "Science is an important element in our students' everyday lives. It is...

The Marginalization of Women in STEM

The increased prominence of women in the STEM field can be pinpointed to the efforts of campaigns like

Maria Estrada, Spanish Editor

September 11, 2014

Throughout the course of history, it has been self-evident that women have been oppressed and submitted to domesticity. We sit through endless history lessons and learn about the way men have shaped this world, or how male figures have constructed the democratic principles upon which our country is ba...

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