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The Andrea Jaime Medical Leader’s guest speaker: Tanya Thomas

The Andrea Jaime Medical Leader’s guest speaker: Tanya Thomas

Emma Garcia, Staff Writer

November 17, 2019

This past Thursday, Nov. 14, Gables' new medical club had their second guest speaker of the year, a second-year medical student at the University of Miami. The medical student, Tanya Thomas, was kind enough to answer any questions club members had, and spoke about her experiences throughout college and medical school. Thomas informed students that she attended Duke University and later moved to Florida, where she is originally from, to attend the Miller School of Medicine. Though she did...

How To Get To Homecoming: Transportation Rules

How To Get To Homecoming: Transportation Rules

Ketty Dones, Staff Writer

October 10, 2019

For the first year ever, homecoming will be at the University of Miami's Donna E. Shalala Center. Getting around a 200-acre campus can never be easy. For the best experience possible, we want to make sure all students can get to homecoming on time without a problem. The address of the Donna E. Shalala...

A Night in Paradise: One More Attempt at a Magical Homecoming

A Night in Paradise: One More Attempt at a Magical Homecoming

Chase Bagnall-Koger, News Editor

September 15, 2019

Despite the hype that high school homecoming dances receive in the media and the fond memories that former generations of Cavaliers have of their special night, recent attempts at promoting the dance have fallen flat. Historically, homecoming has been held off-campus in high-end venues. Thus, homecoming...

Guest Speaker visits Gables to Inspire HSPL

Guest Speaker visits Gables to Inspire HSPL

Chase Bagnall-Koger, News Editor

February 1, 2019

Coral Gables senior high welcomed Michelle Devos, a motivational speaker and recent graduate of the University of Miami law school, on Friday, Jan. 25 to give a presentation to a part of the academy. Just 23 years old, Devos is a part of the Street Law program Through the University of Miami (UM),...

Michelle Obama Leaves Gables Community Inspired

Michelle Obama Leaves Gables Community Inspired

Jesse Zambrano, Features Editor

October 8, 2018

On Sept. 28, the Coral Gables community was shocked to hear that the former first lady, Michelle Obama, would be speaking in our very own backyard. Students and adults alike scrambled to pick up free tickets at several distributions sites in order to take part in the event held at the University of Miami...

Canes Finish Season in Capital One Orange Bowl

Canes Finish Season in Capital One Orange Bowl

Cavan Wilson, Co-Editor-in-Chief

January 4, 2018

Following one of their most successful seasons in recent years, the University of Miami (UM) Hurricanes were set to play in their own Hard Rock Stadium one more time for the Capital One Orange Bowl against the University of Wisconsin. With all preparations made, the game was set to take place at 8:00...

Caution:Once in a Lifetime Experience Awaits

Caution:Once in a Lifetime Experience Awaits

Karla Santoyo, Staff Writer, Orestes Gonzalez, Photographer

February 12, 2015

On Feb. 2 and 3, University of Miami (UM) students came to pay a special visit to Gables for their 5th year in a row. Mr.Molina is the organizer of Gables's Community Outreach and Teaching Services (COATS) club. The club visits every year to not only inform fellow students about the basics of medicine...

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...

Interested in Helping Medical Students Raise Funds for Cancer Research?

Interested in Helping Medical Students Raise Funds for Cancer Research?

January 27, 2014

Medical students attending the University of Miami are organizing a 5K to raise money for two causes: one is melanoma skin cancer research at the University of Miami via the Anna Fund and the other is a program called Team for Life that helps get life-saving heart devices out into Miami. At this event, UM...

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