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The Future is Ready, So Are We: College Fair 2019

The Future is Ready, So Are We: College Fair 2019

Melanie Ozuna, Staff Writer

October 18, 2019

On Oct. 7, juniors and seniors visited the on-campus College Fair. Many colleges from around the nation gathered together to exhibit their campuses, application requirements, and summer programs. Each university offered fliers and shared contact information so students could remain informed on any additional...

Pink Pep Rally

Grace Rodriguez, Social Media Manager

October 10, 2019

The annual Pink Pep Rally was held today during last block. Held annually to spread awareness and raise funds for the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer fund, students purchased tickets to the Pep Rally for $2 during morning hours. With performances from the cheerleaders, Gablettes and Gables drum line, the Caval...

Extended Essay Workshops: A Guide to Self-directed Research

Extended Essay Workshops: A Guide to Self-directed Research

Melanie Ozuna, Staff Writer

September 20, 2019

On Monday, Sep. 16, International Baccalaureate coordinator Ms. Van Wyk hosted this year's first workshop on Extended Essay writing for the class of 2021. The extended essay, an important component in achieving the International Baccalaureate diploma, requires students to follow a strict rubric, con...

A Successful Cavalier Club Fair Hits the Gym!

A Successful Cavalier Club Fair Hits the Gym!

Emma Garcia, Staff Writer

September 13, 2019

This year's Club Fair was jam-packed with dozens of great clubs. Hundreds of students came and visited each booth on Sep. 13 and signed up to get involved in the clubs of their interest. As students walked into the gym, they were greeted by live music being played by the Spanish Honor Society, costumed...

Top Places to Study at in Miami

Melanie Ozuna, Staff Writer

September 9, 2019

When looking for a place to study, a student wants a place to finish homework, read a good book and focus on what needs to get done. Every student's study habits and preferences are unique; some enjoy a place that serves food or has a wide variety of books, while others seek the calmness of the outdoors....

What Is the Deal With These Crowns?

Emma Garcia, Staff Writer

August 25, 2019

A new school year has just begun, bringing in a flood of Cavaliers sporting carefully decorated crowns throughout the first week of school. If you aren't an upperclassman, then you might be wondering why so many students are wearing strangely decorated crowns. These are called senior crowns, and they...

Less Stressing and More Bench Pressing

Less Stressing and More Bench Pressing

Melanie Ozuna, Staff Writer

August 15, 2019

The back-to-school season can be a challenging time for many students. Returning to an arduous daily routine of homework, study groups and after-school events, all while maintaining a responsible sleeping schedule, can be quite stressful. In addition to responsibilities dealing with family, friends and...

Gables Declassified: Freshmen Survival Guide

Gables Declassified: Freshmen Survival Guide

Jeannette Perez, Staff Writer

August 14, 2019

Summer '19 is wrapping up and back-to-school season is here. All Cavalier students are getting ready for the start of the new school year here at Gables. Some are preparing for their most favored year -senior year -while others are prepping for their first year in the oftentimes overwhelming educational...

Celebrating the 10th Annual Coral Gables Tour of Kitchens

Celebrating the 10th Annual Coral Gables Tour of Kitchens

Trey Riera-Gomez, Staff Writer

February 20, 2019

On the weekend of Feb. 9th, the City of Coral Gables Community Foundation’s Mary Snow and her team organized the 10th annual Tour of Kitchens event. Taking place throughout the majority of the day, scheduled from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., this unique event allowed guests and ticket holders to experience Coral...

The New Faces of Gables: Mr. Activities and Mr. JROTC

The New Faces of Gables: Mr. Activities and Mr. JROTC

Maia Berthier, Staff Writer

December 26, 2018

The Mr. Coral Gables pageant came back better than ever this year! The contest, which takes place in our very own auditorium, was held on Dec. 20, 2018. This year, the winning prize of “Mr. Coral Gables” was given to both Alfredo Wolfermann (Mr. Activities) and Juan Toranzo (Mr. JROTC) after a long...

Catching a Cav With Character: Open-Minded

Catching a Cav With Character: Open-Minded

Maia Berthier, Staff Writer

November 15, 2018

Open-minded individuals who are able to acknowledge different perspectives while staying true to their own opinions are crucial to such a diverse city like Miami. This month’s Catching a Cav with Character was presented to the following students for their open-mindedness. Congratulations to freshman...

Beyond the Grades: Exciting Extracurriculars

Beyond the Grades: Exciting Extracurriculars

Chase Bagnall-Koger, News Editor

October 19, 2018

After the last bell of the day rings and class is dismissed, students everywhere get the chance to pursue their passions outside of school. For many, that means joining one of the many clubs Gables has to offer, practicing a sport or playing a musical instrument. With so many opportunities available...

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