February 2015, Volume 19, Number 1

Making Their Mark

Dr. Rosany Alvarez

Continuing a Legacy of Excellence

MDC breaks a record with the naming of Dr. Rosany Alvarez as Carnegie Florida Professor of the Year.


Miambiance Magazine

MDC Literary Magazines Dominate Competitions

Student literary magazines from several MDC campuses recently won awards at the local, state and national levels.


MDC Professor Jose Guntin accepting an award

Lessons Extend Beyond the Classroom

Florida Campus Compact recently awarded MDC Professor José Guntin its 2014 Engaged Scholarship Faculty Award for his outstanding efforts in service learning.


Christopher Rayes and brother

Rays of Inspiration

Christopher Rayes has been selected as MDC’s Architecture Student of the Year.


Dr. Joy Ruff

MDC Walks the Walk

MDC’s director of Equal Opportunity Programs and ADA coordinator was recently honored with the Diversity Visionary Award 2014 from Insight Into Diversity.


MDC Professor Renee T. Kilpatrick

A Guiding Light

MDC English Professor Renee T. Kilpatrick was recently honored for her contributions to the community.


Film still

The Wizards of MDC

MDC alumni shine at Monaco’s International Film Festival in ‘El Mago.’


Group of baseball players

Ready to Bat a Thousand

MDC’s winning baseball team is revving up for another exciting season.


MDC Coach Kiko Benoit

MDC Volleyball Team Nabs Second Place at Nationals

Coach Orígines Kiko Benoit receives props for the team’s success with the Southern Conference Coach of the Year Award.


MDC Sharks’ pitcher Milena Calixto

A Pitcher-Perfect Season

The Sharks are set to excel with reigning NJCAA pitcher of the year Milena Calixto onboard.



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