October 2008, Volume 12, Number 8

COVERSTORY

Sandra Cisneros, Amy Tan

2008 Miami Book Fair International

Now in its 25th year, Miami Book Fair International continues to demonstrate why it has been a success since its inception.


Snaphots

  • Hialeah Gardens Mayor Yioset De La Cruz

    Hialeah Gardens Mayor Yioset De La Cruz

  • Mayor Manuel Marono, Mayor Shirley Gibson, Councilman Isaac Salver and Mayor Joy Cooper Sweetwater Mayor Mañuel Marono, Miami Gardens Mayor Shirley Gibson, Bay Harbor Island Councilman Isaac Salver and Hallandale Beach Mayor Joy Cooper
  • Councilman Melvin L. Bratton, Greg Bruch, Commissioner Robert Anderson, Police Chief Mitch Glansberg

    Miami Gardens Councilman Melvin L. Bratton, Greg Bruch, Biscayne Park Commissioner Robert Anderson, Biscayne Park Police Chief Mitch Glansberg

  • Miami Beach Vice Mayor Richard L. Steinberg Miami Beach Vice Mayor Richard L. Steinberg
  • State Sen. Gwen Margolis State Sen. Gwen Margolis

FEATURES

Amendment 8 students

Voters to decide on Amendment 8

Florida voters will have the chance to empower communities on Election Day.

Juan Gomez

Graduates transfer to nation's top schools

Hundreds of recent MDC graduates are starting their junior years at the nation’s top universities.

Inbal Pinto Dance Company's Shaker

'Shaker' opens Cultura del Lobo season

A seamless blend of modern dance, mime, ballet and acrobatic technique interspersed with humor, intellect.

Headshot of speech professor Diana Bien-Aime

Distinguished academics join MDC faculty

New professors include math scholars, medical professionals, authors and others.

College Notebook

Outstanding faculty awarded for excellence

The Miami Dade College Endowed Teaching Chair program represents the institution’s highest faculty commendation.


DEPARTMENTS

Alumni News Cultural Spotlight Academics

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