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Robotics Club Engineers New 3D Printer

Robotics Club Engineers New 3D Printer

Jake Paz, Staff Writer

May 18, 2015

This past week, the Gables Robotics Club recently added a new gadget to their arsenal of gizmos: a new 3D printer, designed to create 3-dimensional objects with just the click of a mouse. Unlike any ordinary printer, the 3D printer works by melting any given material and then layering consecutive horizontal...

SECME Competition

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...

What Does Your Data Mean To You?

What Does Your Data Mean To You?

Henry Santer, Copy Editor

February 15, 2015

The internet is incredible. It takes just seconds to be connected to your bank accounts, email accounts, social media accounts - everything. Almost all of the information that defines us is accessible online. And it is getting harder and harder to keep it safe. Around the globe, governments are looking...

Edward Duran: Alumnus Returns to Teach

Edward Duran: Alumnus Returns to Teach

Sydney Scanlon, Alumni Editor

December 22, 2014

Edward Duran graduated from Gables in 2011, and now he's back. Currently enrolled at Florida International University (FIU) as a senior, he is majoring in psychology and minoring in education, which has a necessary teaching component. Duran wanted to fuse his major into his teaching, which has le...

A Phone to Top All Others?

A Phone to Top All Others?

Mariam Ahumada, Staff Writer

September 28, 2014

A phone made to surpass all expectations and leave competitors dead in their tracks? Maybe. Maybe not. Ever since Apple announced that the iPhone 6 was going to make history, people have been scrabbling and searching for updates on their current devices. But, as always, Apple managed to keep everythi...

Say Hey to iOS 8

Say Hey to iOS 8

Jake Paz, Staff Writer

September 26, 2014

iOS 8 is the most recent operating system made by Apple Inc that was released Sept. 17, 2014. The new operating system comes with improvements to various applications and will bring new ones all together. Many owners of Apple products are anticipating a whole new perspective to the use of technology...

Social Media Purges: Are YOU Next?

Social Media Purges: Are YOU Next?

Maria Estrada, Spanish Editor

August 29, 2014

We live in a generation where rapid technological advancement has facilitated globalization and permitted nearly instantaneous correspondence. The invention of the Internet has allowed the predominance of new methods of international communication, especially the flourishing prevalence of social media...

Hi-Tech Freshmen

Hi-Tech Freshmen

Robert Dedonatis, Staff Writer

August 24, 2014

All across the country, schools are trying to improve their classrooms and student productivity by implementing more advanced technology. Gables is following the same path with the incorporation of tools such as the Promethean boards in all of the classrooms. However, an freshmen-exclusive addition...

Promethean Board Hype

Promethean Board Hype

Mariam Ahumada, Staff Writer

August 23, 2014

During the summer, new technological advancements were implemented at Gables in the form of Promethean Boards in all classes. Teachers have needed to adapt to new ways of conducting their classes and learn how to use the boards. There's no denying that some teachers aren't as advanced technologically...

First Day Back Brings Changes

First Day Back Brings Changes

Natalia Clement, Editor

August 19, 2014

As hordes of students buzzed around the busy campus on August 18, 2014, a new school year began. Freshmen were confused and anxious to start their high school journeys, while seniors owned the campus on their opening day with the symbol of superiority worn on their heads. The Gablettes and faculty were...

Feed

Feed

Lane Morris, Staff Writer

May 31, 2014

Our Rating: A In the novel, Feed, M. T. Anderson explores how the use of technology affects society through the eyes of a teenager from the future. The protagonist, Titus, an adolescent addicted to technology, narrates the story and describes how computers called feeds are located inside of everyon...

Galaxy VS iPhone

Galaxy VS iPhone

Melissa Valladares, Staff Writer

January 12, 2014

In an era where technology has become a huge part of our lives, it is always advancing and improves with every model. Since their first debut, the Apple iPhone and the Samsung Galaxy are amongst the top popular phones in the industry. Some people enjoy the slender sleek iPhone models that come along...

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