By Ruth Reyes, @ummnobodycares
It was the day after Christmas, and the weather outside was dreadful, but the grey skies, rain and humidity did not keep MLEC students and alumni away. They challenged the common assumption that “once graduation comes along, high school students never look back” once again.
On the 26th of December, less than 24 hours after Christmas Day, Cambridge students and alumni met together for a potluck lunch at Miami Lakes Picnic Park West.
The reunion — hosted by Journalism teacher, Neyda Borges, and Academy leader, Erica Evans — grouped alumni, from the very first 2009 graduating class, to current high school students.
“We want you to know how very proud we are. You continue to work hard and accomplish great things,” Neyda Borges told the alumni at the end of the picnic. “You’re working in various fields across the country and the world. We want to…
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