November 2013, Volume 17, Number 4


Carme Chacón Piqueras

Spanish Luminary Shares Unique Insights at MDC

Former Spanish Minister of Defense Carme Chacón Piqueras is serving as a professor-in-residence at MDC.

Culinary e-book

Just the Right Book, Just in Time

MDC recently introduced eBooks to meet students’ every need.

Prof. Yusnier Viera

MDC Professor a ‘Human Calculator’

Yusnier Viera, an MDC math professor and champion math calculator, was recently tapped for an international competition and brain study.


MDC Saluted as a Top ‘Military-Friendly’ School

Because of its commitment to meeting the needs of its veteran student population, MDC recently received the designation from Victory Media.

Student registering for classes

Bye-Bye Queue

MDC-Q makes waiting for advisement and enrollment services a breeze.

Student at internship

Making All the Right Connections

MDC’s top-notch business training program sets students up for success with internships at for-profit and nonprofit organizations.

Fulbright students

Fulbrighters Start U.S. Journeys at MDC

As host to one of only 10 Fulbright Gateway Orientations nationwide, MDC recently gave a warm welcome to master’s and doctoral students from around the world.

Andrea Viejo

Univision Honors an MDC Superhero

The Spanish-language network recently honored MDC student Andrea Viejo with an award for her tireless community service.

Samuel and Salomon Karkassoni

A Twin Commitment to Academic Excellence

The determined duo are thriving at MDC as one earns the prestigious Francisco Foundation Scholarship.


Taking Learning Beyond Textbooks and Tests

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

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