September 2014, Volume 18, Number 3

Making Their Mark

Nicole Roman

Fulfilling a Compact to Serve

MDC grad Nicole Roman is named a Campus Compact 2014 Newman Civic Fellow.


MDC alumnus Adler Guerrier

The Perfect Plot for Success

Famed alumnus Adler Guerrier opened his exhibition this fall at Pérez Art Museum Miami.


MDC PBL winners

Creating Tomorrow’s Business Leaders Today

MDC students make history once again with numerous wins at the National Phi Beta Lambda Conference.


MDC alumna Marydell Guevara

Lifelong Success Began at MDC

Alumna Marydell Guevara is the first Hispanic woman to lead the Miami-Dade County Corrections and Rehabilitation Department.


MDC students with education awards

At the Head of the Class

MDC education students take home top awards from the state conference.


Sharks second baseman Darren Seferina

Sharks Forge Ahead

Two MDC baseball players were selected in the 2014 Major League Baseball Draft while the team made it to the recent national playoff.


MDC alumnus Francisco Flores

Doubly Pleased With MDC

Twin brothers credit their success as dermatologists to the firm academic foundation they built at MDC.


Eric Fornataro

Persistence Pays Off

MDC alum Eric Fornataro recently became the 89th former MDC standout to make his major-league debut.


MDC alumnus Pedro Gómez

An Elective Changed His Life

Alumnus Pedro Gómez took an elective class at MDC that led to his current career covering sports for ESPN.


Carlton Daley

TRIO Bestows Awards on MDC Duo

A North Campus alumna and MDC’s program director receive top honors for their work with TRIO Student Support Services.


MDC student John Alvarez

Ready to Take Charge

MDC student John Alvarez is named the student president at the Florida Department of Education.


Samantha L. Carlo

MDC Turns Spotlight on Teaching Excellence

Outstanding professors receive Endowed Teaching Chairs for their exceptional work.



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