June 2008, Volume 12, Number 6

Alumni News

Reva B. Vangates

College Alumni Make Their Mark

Throughout the year, College alumni have been recognized nationally and internationally for their work.


The artist Demi with a painting behind her

The Artist's Soul

The woman known for decades as simply Demi has spent 23 years painting images of children. She began her creative journey at MDC.


Balseros – A Desperate Journey, color photo, Al Diaz

From Catalyst to Pulitzer

Al Díaz travels the United States, Latin America and the Caribbean covering breaking news, sports and feature stories for The Miami Herald.


Robert F. Richardson II

Alumnus Leads S. Miami Police Department

Robert F. Richardson II was appointed acting chief of the South Miami Police Department.


Denis Rod

Web Extra: Committed to Civic Engagement

Alumnus Denis Rod has spent his adult life giving back to the community he loves.



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