September 2016, Volume 20, Number 4

Making Their Mark

Members of the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority

Sharks Morph Into Proud Tigers

Tuskegee University recently bestowed top scholarships to MDC alumnae.


Roberto Martínez Valdés Daussá

A Winning Portfolio

A year at MDC opened doors to top architecture grad schools for this talented alumnus.


Estefania Montoya

Sky Commanders

Aviation alumni are finding global success.


Valentina d’Empaire and John Kerry

Reaching New Heights in STEM

At Johns Hopkins University, a winning alumna combines her talents in engineering and business.


Derek Law, Danny Price

Shark Surge Hits MLB

MDC players shine in the big leagues and the National Baseball Hall of Fame.


Juan Albrecht

¡Golazo!

An MDC scholar and avid soccer player recently earned a full scholarship to Cornell.


Adriel Jiménez

Jazz Under an Overtown Overpass

One MDC student’s plan for an amphitheater was selected as a finalist for the Miami Foundation Public Space Challenge.


Alejandro Silva

Earning High Praise

MDC helped a young alumnus who is now exceling at the University of Southern California.


José Peña

Asking All the Right Questions

A veteran with a love for learning is heading to Japan after winning the Benjamin A. Gilman Scholarship.


Endowed Teaching Chairs group photo

Pinnacle of Excellence

MDC recently bestowed Endowed Teaching Chairs to eight distinguished professors.



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