Students in a magnet program at Hialeah Gardens High School work with University of Miami students and faculty to tackle issues such as housing needs and climate change in the neighborhood around the school.
Students in a magnet program at Hialeah Gardens High School work with University of Miami students and faculty to tackle issues such as housing needs and climate change in the neighborhood around the school. CHARLES TRAINOR JR ctrainor@miamiherald.com
Students in a magnet program at Hialeah Gardens High School work with University of Miami students and faculty to tackle issues such as housing needs and climate change in the neighborhood around the school. CHARLES TRAINOR JR ctrainor@miamiherald.com

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