November 2013, Volume 17, Number 4

Making Their Mark

Nursing faculty and administrators

MDC Dozen Makes ‘Great Nurses’ List

Nursing faculty and administrators claimed 12 spots on the Florida Nurses Association’s 2013 Great 100 Nurses list.

Dr. Steven Ritter

Planting the Seed for Research Success

Professor Dr. Steven Ritter is one of only 10 people to receive a prestigious fellowship from the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

Dr. Servando Muñoz and Dr. Tchoa Podona

MDC Labs Are Vital Locus of Discovery

Science faculty recently received prestigious awards for outstanding research.

Pepé Romero, Jimena Rodríguez and MDC Professor Juan Carlos Vera

MDC Stokes Guitar Prodigy’s Fire

An MDC professor spotted the talent of a 9-year-old guitar prodigy in her first lessons at the College’s School of Continuing Education and Professional Development.


Going for the Power Play

The College’s volleyball team clinched a major conference title and is now looking toward state finals.

Quincy O'Bryan

Discovering Success at Discovery Communications

Quincy O’Bryan glided through her internship thanks to the hands-on training she received at MDC.

PBL students with awards

A Winning Proposition

Business students from MDC took home numerous awards from the national Phi Beta Lambda competition.

Prince Cooper and Marcus Varner

Driven to Excel

MDC’s men’s basketball team is well poised for a high-scoring season.

Prof. Michael Hettich

Writing Professor Is an Inspiration

Professor Michael Hettich engages students with his award-winning examples.

Prof. J. Danixia Cuevas

Breaking Down Barriers

MDC Law Professor Dr. J. Danixia Cuevas recently received the prestigious Fulbright-Nehru grant.

Daniella Candurra and Esperanta Jean-Charles

League of Cities Honors Three MDC Students

The hard-working trio won scholarships and paid internships for their academic prowess and dedication to public service.

Andres Roque

At the Height of Achievement

Honors College grad Andres Roque received the coveted Hites Transfer Scholarship.

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