November 2013, Volume 17, Number 4


Alex Strzyzewski and Sarah Garman

Virtually in a League of Their Own

The collaboration between a professor and an instructional designer has resulted in an award-winning virtual humanities class.

English language students

Innovative Language Program Garners National Award

InterAmerican Campus’ trailblazing English for Academic Purposes program received the Innovation of the Year Award from the League for Innovation in the Community College.

College students in class

Continuously Building the Region’s Workforce

MDC has received the largest Adult General Education Grant in its history.


Curiosity Takes Flight During Study Abroad

Students go around the world with MDC’s numerous study abroad options.

Dr. David Sousa

A Brainy Curriculum

MDC’s School of Education is working with a world-renowned neuroscientist to incorporate the latest research on learning into its curriculum.

Massage therapy students

Helping Experienced Professionals Return to the Workforce

MDC is now offering its popular massage program in Spanish.

Young entrepreneur and mentor

Young Entrepreneurs Develop the Next Great Idea at MDC

The new Young Entrepreneurs Academy at Homestead Campus nurtures the nation’s future business leaders.

Business class

Getting Down to Business

New courses are helping working students more quickly earn a degree in supervision and management.

Margaret Spellings and Javier Palomárez

A Golden Opportunity for Small Businesses

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

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.

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