February 2016, Volume 20, Number 1


Tuition and fees graphic and pie chart

Virtual College Adds Four Online Bachelor’s Degrees

The expanded program options will help meet the region’s workforce needs.

Students in a classroom

A Fuller ‘ARC’ to Success

A five-year grant program is helping boost STEM enrollment of underrepresented students.

Student Omela Rincones’ project

Kaleidoscopic Creativity

Biomimicry inspires students to emulate nature in their interior design course.

Students with sculptural objects;

Signs of Success

Students master the art of negotiation during a class project to create signs for Kendall Campus’ Environmental Center.

Liliana Mejía Rodríguez

A Clear Vision to Great Jobs

MDC’s opticianry school prepares graduates for in-demand careers.

AP workshop at MDC's Center for Economic Education

A Stronger Financial Future

MDC’s Center for Economic Education teaches crucial financial lessons.

Miguel E. González

Small Business Gets Big Boost

Free workshops and seminars offered by MDC’s Small Business Education Program help lift the bottom line for local companies.

Dr. Yésica Mayett Moreno

MDC Tops List for Visiting Fulbright Scholar

Marketing expert Dr. Yésica Mayett Mareno of Mexico shared her research with MDC economics students.

Dr. Gabrielle Vail

Delving Into Mayan Culture

A partnership with the Institute of Maya Studies opens doors to scholarships and fellowships for MDC students.

Bettina Rodríguez Aguilera

In Support of Women

A new Women’s Institute at North Campus offers classes and networking opportunities in nontraditional areas.

Jeanne F. Jacobs

Helping Students Reach Greater Heights

A new partnership with Eastern Airlines provides a workforce pipeline to careers in the aviation industry.

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