Without good health care, many Americans are faced with medical bills that can potentially lead to financial problems in the future. Now Miami Dade College students will have a new option: Insurance for Students has teamed up with Aetna Incorporated to provide optional health care coverage to the students at Miami Dade College.
President Obama’s call to action was answered on Sept. 11 at the Carrie P. Meek Entrepreneurial Education Center, an outreach branch of the North Campus, where faculty, students and volunteers gathered to participate in the Green the Block National Day of Service.
After North Campus student Ryan Laing, 28, found himself with no place on campus to conduct his daily prayers, he decided to start a club centered on the Islamic faith.
The new North Campus Science Complex, a 70,000 square foot state-of-the-art building equipped with 40 offices, opened its doors to Miami Dade College faculty and students this fall. Science labs are being conducted at the site; the official inauguration will take place in January of 2010.