April 2015, Volume 19, Number 2


Jorge Pérez

Notable Alumni Give Back to Community in a Big Way

Thankful for the opportunities they’ve received, MDC alumni Jorge Pérez, Nat Moore and many others make an impact in the community with major philanthropic efforts.

Frances Robles

A Journalist’s Story of Success

Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Frances Robles recently gave a talk to MDC students as part of the College’s Journalism Speaker Series.

Robin McGraw

Star Empowerment

Bestselling author Robin McGraw recently brought star power to MDC’s Kendall Campus to kick off Women’s History Month events.

Girl holding Haitian flag

High Praise for International Efforts

MDC’s Medical Campus was recently recognized by the Institute of International Education for its Diasporic Knowledge Remittance Program.

Dr. Joe Leonard

Homestead Campus Offers Insight Into USDA

USDA leaders shared tips on perseverance and internships with students at MDC’s Homestead Campus.

Support group

At the Forefront of Suicide Prevention

An MDC training program in suicide prevention is preparing students to save lives.

Jim McKelvey

Sharing the Code to Success

The Idea Center offers links to new career paths with LaunchCode.

Graduation caps

A Day of Inspiration and Celebration

Top leaders will address graduates at MDC commencement ceremonies.

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