November 2013, Volume 17, Number 4

COVERSTORY

Street Fair tents and crowds

Land of Literary Giants

Miami Book Fair International celebrates its 30th anniversary in grand style.


Snaphots

  • Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi, Florida Gov. Rick Scott, President Padrón, Florida Chief Financial Officer Jeff Atwater and Florida Commissioner of Agriculture and Consumer Services Adam Putnam Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi, Florida Gov. Rick Scott, President Padrón, Florida Chief Financial Officer Jeff Atwater and Florida Commissioner of Agriculture and Consumer Services Adam Putnam during a recent meeting of the Florida Cabinet, where MDC President Dr. Eduardo J. Padrón and the College were recognized for outstanding achievements
  • President Padrón with Hillary Clinton MDC President Dr. Eduardo J. Padrón with former U.S. Sec. of State Hillary Clinton in Miami
  • President Padrón and Condoleezza Rice President Padrón and Condoleezza Rice, former U.S. Sec. of State, at the TIME Summit on Higher Education in New York City
  • President Padrón and Michael M. Kaiser President Padrón and Michael M. Kaiser, president of the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, at Miami Dade College
  • Goldie Hawn and President Padrón Acclaimed actress Goldie Hawn, whose Hawn Foundation supports childhood education and wellness, and President Padrón

FEATURES

Margaret Spellings and Javier Palomárez

A Golden Opportunity for Small Businesses

Goldman Sachs joins forces with MDC to give entrepreneurs a boost.

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Taking Learning Beyond Textbooks and Tests

MDC creates responsible, global citizens through its ‘Big 10’ Learning Outcomes.

María Brito

On Top of the World

On the eve of Art Basel Miami Beach, art stars from MDC shine brightly.

Teacher coloring with children

MDC Initiatives Boost Outcomes in Early Childhood Education

With Project Ei-Ei-O! and new credentialing courses in Spanish, MDC’s School of Education is taking steps to help young children.


DEPARTMENTS

Cultural Spotlight MDC News Bytes Making Their Mark Academics

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