June 2016, Volume 20, Number 3


MDC students and adminstrators at the Nickelodeon presentation

Pitching to the Majors

To find top talent, Nickelodeon turns to MDC’s Miami Animation & Gaming International Complex (MAGIC).

Frank Azor holding donation check to MAGIC

Alienware Brings More Magic to MDC

Gaming hardware giant Alienware Corporation teams with MDC to offer new scholarship opportunities.

MDC alumnus Andy Alfonso and Dr. Rosany Alvarez

Alum Earns Cornell’s Top Award

MDC graduate Andy Alfonso recently was chosen as Cornell University’s Merrill Presidential Scholar.

Katerina McCrimmon

Setting the Stage for Success

Two students from New World School of the Arts have been named as 2016 U.S. Presidential Scholars in the Arts.

Gilman Scholarship logo

Gilman Awards Bestowed on MDC Trio

Three students have received prestigious Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarships to study abroad.

Architecture students

Constructing Change

Architecture students enhance public spaces with their projects at Deering Estate.

Professor Albert Lenel

A Closer Look at a Tough Topic

InterAmerican Campus recently offered a comprehensive series on the Black Lives Matter movement.

Program graduates

Service With a Smile

A grant from The Walmart Foundation helps MDC improve English-language proficiency in the retail sector.

Fashion model

Designed for Success

MDC’s Miami Fashion Institute prepares for its big launch this fall.

An artist’s rendering of man scanning data

Stacking Up Credentials for Growing Success

MDC’s new Data Science and Analytics program offers students exponential benefits.

MDC graduates

A Class of Game Changers

MDC’s Jack Kent Cooke Scholars, Ivy Leaguers and 14,000 graduates stand ready to take the lead.

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