After winning the National Junior College Athletic Association championship this year, several MDC softball players earn scholarships to top-tier universities.
Danny Price joins MDC on the retirement of legendary baseball coach Steve Hertz. Women's basketball coach Susan Summons attends a World Youth Peace Summit reception, and player Ashley Wilkes is chosen for an All-Star game.
MDC’s Art Gallery System (AGS) and Amnesty International joined forces for discussions about the history of torture and its impact on modern culture.
With new language and cultural classes, MDC’s Confucius Institute is expanding its educational endeavors, and leading the way will be its new director, Dr. Xuejun (Jim) Yu.
Promoting awareness about how genocide still plagues the world, the Homestead Campus' fall lecture series will open with a discusssion of Kristallnacht, remembering how the Holocaust had an impact in Havana and Miami.
At the panel discussion held recently at MDC’s Freedom Tower, experts examined the academics and politics of the worldwide problem of genocide.
Continually finding new ways to make education possible for everyone, Miami Dade College has recently received several grants that will directly benefit the College’s students in fields ranging from engineering and math to library sciences.
Francis Bok, a Sudanese refugee and a survivor of child slavery, shared his compelling story recently at a concert held at Miami Dade College's Freedom Tower.
Dr. Margarita Cedeño de Fernández, First Lady of the Dominican Republic, recently visited MDC to congratulate students graduating from leadership seminars held at the Wolfson Campus.
Dedication to a quality work environment, diversity and career development made MDC one of the nation’s best colleges to work for, according to a new survey by The Chronicle of Higher Education.
Miami's leaders from all sectors of the community attend opening reception for NCIV Southern Regional Meeting at MDC's Freedom Tower.
MDC President Dr. Eduardo J. Padrón recently led a delegation of university presidents to Chile to assess damage from this year's earthquake and to offer a plan for rebuilding Chile's higher education system.
From Argentina to Turkmenistan and Germany to Oman, more than 150 international graduate students recently convened at MDC's Wolfson Campus for a weeklong program Fulbright Gateway Orientation, giving them their first introduction to U.S. life and academia before heading their separate ways to other top institutions throughout the nation.
With 10,000 specimens ranging from shark fossils to ancient lava, the Earth Science Museum and Demonstration Center at Kendall Campus is a hot spot for school field trips. Better known as “Kendall Rocks,” this museum truly rocks.
Hitting their own career home runs, nearly 500 former MDC players have gone on to play pro baseball, and 70 of those have made the major leagues, where the starting salary is now more than $400,000 per year.
Miami Dade College held a forum for the potential creation of the National Museum of the American Latino.