November 2015, Volume 19, Number 5


Salman Rushdie

A Literary Cornucopia

Miami Book Fair overflowed with star authors, hundreds of vendors and hundreds of thousands of fairgoers.


  • President Padrón and President Barack Obama President Padrón and President Barack Obama
  • President Padrón and U.S. Senator John McCain President Padrón and U.S. Sen. John McCain
  • Muhammad Yunus, President Padrón and Kailash Satyarthi Chairwoman and CEO of Xerox Ursula M. Burns and President Padrón
  • no alt tag information 2006 Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Muhammad Yunus, President Padrón and 2014 Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Kailash Satyarthi
  • no alt tag information President Padrón bestows the Presidential Medal to legendary television host Don Francisco


William and Steven Ladd

An Ideal Balance

MOA+D features the Ladd brothers’ creative genius in a solo show.

Joe Biden

The Investigative Edge

U.S. Vice President Joe Biden praised the School of Science and its research opportunities during his recent visit to North Campus.

Female student

Grants Accelerate Academic Excellence

MDC is awarded millions to boost STEM studies and increase innovation.

Hien Nguyen and Lisa Shaw

Excelling in All Realms

For their exceptional teaching, nine MDC professors receive Endowed Teaching Chairs.


Cultural Spotlight Powerful Partnerships Making Their Mark Academics MDC News Bytes

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