February 2013, Volume 17, Number 1

COVERSTORY

Olympia Theater

The Marvels of MIFF

MDC’s Miami International Film Festival offers a stellar lineup for its 30th anniversary.


Snaphots

  • MDC President Dr. Eduardo J. Padrón and U.S. President Barack Obama

    MDC President Dr. Eduardo J. Padrón greeting U.S. President Barack Obama as Air Force One arrives in Miami

  • Bill O'Reilly and President Padrón

    Political commentator and author Bill O’Reilly and President Padrón at MDC’s Wolfson Campus

  • Plácido Domingo, Lin Arison and President Padrón

    World-renowned opera star Plácido Domingo, MDC alumna and National YoungArts Foundation co-founder Lin Arison and President Padrón

  • President Padrón, Paraguayan First Lady María Gloria Penayo de Duarte and Dr. Rigoberto Gauto Vielman

    President Padrón, Paraguayan First Lady María Gloria Penayo de Duarte and Dr. Rigoberto Gauto Vielman, Ambassador of Paraguay to the U.S.  

  • Ruben and Isabel Toledo, President Padrón and Lourdes López

    Artist Ruben Toledo, designer Isabel Toledo, President Padrón and Miami City Ballet Artistic Director Lourdes López.

FEATURES

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Chart Topper

MDC earns leading scores in a national survey measuring how much students are engaged in learning.

José Orta

The Science Behind Business

Students discover interdisciplinary connections during MDC’s study abroad program in Italy.

Students giving presentation

Excelling With Peer Power

Team learning initiatives at MDC yield a dramatic rise in student success.

College students

Shining a Light on Student Success

The College’s new ¡HACER! Project brings a “just do it” attitude to higher education.


DEPARTMENTS

Cultural Spotlight Powerful Partnerships Making Their Mark Academics

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disability, veteran’s status, sexual orientation, or genetic information. Contact the Office of Equal Opportunity Programs/ADA Coordinator, at 305.237.2577 for information.