September 2010, Volume 14, Number 4

Academics

U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius meets with MDC students.

Examining medical fraud

MDC students share their ideas with U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius.


Annette Gibson

Nursing professor lauded for helping those in need

For championing the cause of those without adequate health care, MDC nursing professor Annette Gibson has been named a Health Care Hero by the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce.


Josh Young with an MDC intern

Students learn while serving community

For helping students learn while serving the community, MDC's Center for Community Involvement Director Josh Young was named "Florida's Big Brother of the Year."


Students' message to the community

MDC students brighten smiles

Miami Dade College's student chapter of the American Dental Hygienists’ Association (ADHA) has been honored after conducting dental screenings in the community.


An air traffic control instructor works in a high-tech simulator.

MDC meets demand for air traffic controllers

Miami Dade College’s Eig-Watson School of Aviation trains future air traffic controllers with state-of-the-art simulators.


MDC/FPL graduates

MDC/FPL partnership fills need for energy workers

A partnership between Miami Dade College and Florida Power and Light is creating bright futures for graduates of MDC's Clean Energy Institute.


MDC's Center for Service Excellence trains workers.

Center for Service Excellence thrives with partnerships

The Center for Service Excellence (CSE) at MDC, through a partnership with the Greater Miami Convention and Visitors Bureau’s “Miami Begins with Me” campaign, is training employees at Miami International Airport.


Internet connection

Students granted free access to electronic health records

The Medios electronic health records (EHR) system will provide new opportunities for students, thanks to a partnership between Miami-based IOS Health Systems and MDC.


MDC graduate Laura C. Morel and Dr. Jacqueline Liebergott

Student transfers to Emerson College now a breeze

Miami Dade College has added Emerson College to its extensive roster of prestigious schools to which students can transfer seamlessly.


Paralegal career path

Power Lunch seminar aids MDC's unique paralegal program

Funds raised at the recent Back-to-School Power Lunch will go to purchasing new law books, research subscriptions and development for the Law Center.


Contestant dressed as Batman

Putting their knowledge to the test

Medical Center Campus hosts the 10th Annual Randy Boaz Memorial Advanced Life Support Competition.


Hands reaching out

Reaching out to the elderly

Students at the new Elder Caregiver Educational Institute at MDC’s North Campus are gaining experience as Home Health Aides.


Storms in Miami

Scholarship helps students affected by hurricanes

Miami Dade College will receive the 2010 P!N Dreamkeepers scholarship to improve the lives of those affected by hurricanes.


Students studying English

Shaping how the world learns English

Cambridge University Press is teaming up with MDC for its English Profile program aimed at ESL (English as a Second Language) students.


Installing solar panels at North Campus

MDC, University of Puerto Rico team up on renewable energy work

MDC's Environmental Studes (ES) program is working to make the new Science Complex a research center for renewable energy technology.



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