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An Inside Look Into the Summer Internship Experiences

An Inside Look Into the Summer Internship Experiences

Sofia Cruz, Staff Writer

August 13, 2019

For students that wish to expand their learning opportunities, summer gives them the break they need from their busy schedules to do just that. For some Cavaliers, this meant taking part in the Summer Youth Internship Program for Miami-Dade County. This program is meant to engage teens by teaching them to ...

BLUE Missions Experiences Continue To Impact Our Cavaliers

BLUE Missions Experiences Continue To Impact Our Cavaliers

Stephanie Andrade, Staff Writer

August 10, 2019

BLUE Missions is an organization built on the idea that everyone should have access to basic necessities like clean water and sanitation, primarily focusing its efforts on countries in Latin America. BLUE missions has connected over 19,000 people to clean water and 4,300 people with basic sanitation. Some o...

There Is Nothing Holding Him Back: Shawn Mendes the Tour

There Is Nothing Holding Him Back: Shawn Mendes the Tour

Emma Garcia, Staff Writer

July 30, 2019

Artist: Shawn Mendes Genre: Pop Concert Date: July 28, 2019 Our Rating: A+ Shawn Mendes, the Canadian singer who has captured the hearts of fans from all over the globe, is on his third world tour. Mendes began his road to success on the Vine app, where he posted covers of different songs....

Holding On to Summer Travels

Holding On to Summer Travels

Adriana Castro, Staff Writer

August 18, 2018

As the summer air fades, four Cavaliers reflect on their well-earned travels around the world after a hefty academic year. Senior Allison Chang, junior Ella Black, sophomore Kaitlyn Duardo and freshman Arianna Boffill took the initiative to immerse themselves in different cultures around the globe. Chan...

Summer X Games 2018: Extreme Athletes, Extreme Sports

Summer X Games 2018: Extreme Athletes, Extreme Sports

Daniel Toll, Sports Editor

July 24, 2018

The Summer X Games, although not an extremely well-known sporting event, is one that requires unparalleled athletic ability and talent. Hosted, produced, and broadcast by ESPN, the Summer X Games are an extreme sports event that has been rapidly growing in popularity since its inaugural year in 1995. At...

Cav Camp 2018

Cav Camp 2018

Chases Bagnall-Koger, Staff Witer

June 21, 2018

The first week of summer brought rising freshmen of the Coral Gables High School's International Baccalaureate (IB) program to the campus for an introductory camp known as Cav Camp. Students attending Cav Camp left their backpacks and notebooks at home and instead spent the week learning about their...

A Break Never Comes Soon Enough

A Break Never Comes Soon Enough

Daymara Fernandez, Staff Writer

April 6, 2018

With less than sixty school days until summer vacation, some students are already counting down for a release from school. In fact, whenever we reach the last stretch to summer, school administration, parents and students start questioning if our breaks should be modified. Instead of keeping the old...

Gables Students Around the World

Gables Students Around the World

Chase Bagnall-Koger, Staff Writer

August 21, 2017

Following a year filled with challenging courses and lots of testing, most Coral Gables high students were more than happy to trade their 7 AM classes and endless homework assignments for sandy beaches and a sufficient amount of sleep. While many stayed put in Miami, some traveled thousands of miles...

Places to Volunteer this Summer

Places to Volunteer this Summer

Emily Simon, Student Life Editor

June 9, 2017

Many students choose to spend their summers at the beach or lounging by the pool, often at the expense of serving their community. There is a stigma surrounding community service during the summer weeks, as many students often discount service as boring or a less-than-wanted way to spend time off. What...

Summer Bucket List Before College

Summer Bucket List Before College

Brianna Valdes, Staff Writer

May 19, 2017

Decisions have been made and most seniors know what college they will be attending. Summer is only two weeks away and seniors don't know how to prepare for their first year of college. Although every senior wants to enjoy these last few months of freedom, there are a couple things they should do in...

Surviving the Last Stretch

Albany Muria, Editor

April 24, 2017

Only a month and a half until the end of the school year and most of you are already in Summer-mode and have left your school mindset behind. But beware, AP and IB exams are quickly approaching! Therefore, it's extremely important that you give it your best these next few weeks to end the year strong....

Cavs Go Global

Cavs Go Global

Thomas Harley, Staff Writer

August 28, 2016

After a year filled with stressful testing and bittersweet goodbyes, three Cavaliers made refreshing journeys to new places all around the world. Maria Ordonez, Adriana Baumann and Andrea Junco all traveled thousands of miles to encounter some of the most noteworthy places on the globe. Mari...

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