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Event Date(s): Friday, October 24, 2014
Miami Dade College North Campus to Host a Free Comedy Show in American Sign Language – S.E.E. Me Fail – Oct. 24

The show will be delivered in ASL with interpretation into English and is free and open to the public.

Event Date(s): Friday, October 24, 2014
Get in the Spirit of Fright at MDC Kendall Campus’ Spooky Night

The Student Life department at Miami Dade College’s (MDC) Kendall Campus will once again host its spectacularly fun Spooky Night from 6 – 9 p.m. Friday, Oct. 24, at the campus’ Fred Shaw Plaza. A $1 per person donation fee will benefit the Kendall Campus Student United Way campaign.

Event Date(s): Saturday, October 25, 2014
Miami Dade College’s Medical Campus to Host First-Ever Health Fair for Migrant Workers Oct. 25

Miami Dade College (MDC) physician assistant students, representing Project SEED (Serving Everyone, Embracing Diversity), have partnered with the Farmworker Jobs and Education Program of Miami-Dade County and the Mexican American Council to offer the first community outreach initiative to the underserved migrant/seasonal farm working population of Homestead. The students will be on hand to provide basic health screening services to this group at 10 a.m., Saturday, Oct. 25, at the Migrant Labor Camp. The event is free and open to the public.

Event Date(s): Monday, October 27, 2014
Workshop & Master Class with Renowned Spanish Maestro Gustavo Sánchez at Miami Dade College’s North Campus Oct. 27

The workshop will be followed by a master class. This will be a unique opportunity for students interested in pursuing a career in music to learn from a true Maestro. The event is free and open to the public.

Event Date(s): Tuesday, October 28, 2014
Miami Dade College’s Groundbreaking Idea Center to Celebrate Official Opening Oct. 28 and Introduce Board of Advisors

The Board of Advisors, composed of leading business and entrepreneurial minds, is being impaneled to support the effort and will be presented right after their first meeting.

Event Date(s): Monday, October 27, 2014
Miami Dade College’s Medical Campus Promotes The American Nurse, Oct. 27

– As part of the Benjamin Leon School of Nursing lecture series, Miami Dade College’s (MDC) Medical Campus is promoting the screening of The American Nurse, a film that explores some of the biggest issues facing the U.S., through the work and lives of nurses. The event will take place at 6 p.m., Monday, Oct. 27, at the Muvico Hialeah 12 theatre. Tickets are $10.50, and the screening is open to the public.

Event Date(s): Saturday, November 01, 2014
Miami Dade College’s Annual Jazz Under the Stars Concert to Feature the Eddie Palmieri Salsa Orchestra Nov. 1

In addition to the concert, students and the public will have the opportunity to enjoy a free Q&A with the Palmieri at 11 a.m., Friday, October 31, at Kendall Campus’ Room 8122.

Event Date(s): Wednesday, November 05, 2014
Miami Dade College’s ‘Jazz at Wolfson Presents’ Pianist/Composer Andy LaVerne Nov. 5

Andy LaVerne is the recipient of five jazz fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts and winner of the 2000 John Lennon Songwriting Contest. He has appeared at concerts and festivals throughout the world and has also given clinics and master classes at universities and conservatories worldwide.

Event Date(s): Thursday, November 06, 2014 - Friday, November 07, 2014
MDC and the Zambrano Foundation to Host Important Symposium on Democracy in the Americas Nov. 6 & 7

Leaders from across the hemisphere, including former heads of state and famed Cuban independent journalist and blogger Yoani Sanchez, to participate.

Event Date(s): Friday, November 07, 2014
Miami Dade College’s Center for Latin American and Caribbean Initiatives Presents Dr. Enrique Iglesias Nov. 7

The Center for Latin American and Caribbean Initiatives (CLACI) at Miami Dade College (MDC) will host a presentation at 3 p.m. Friday, Nov. 7, by Minister of Foreign Affairs of Uruguay Dr. Enrique V. Iglesias, who will discuss a new book titled “Latin America in a New Era of Globalization: Essays in Honor of Dr. Enrique V. Iglesias." This event will be in Spanish and is free and open to the public.

Event Date(s): Saturday, November 08, 2014 - Sunday, February 08, 2015
Miami Dade College’s Museum of Art + Design Forms Partnership with Word and Image Lab (WAIL)

Opening to the public on Saturday, Nov. 8, MOAD and WAIL institute a pop-up project gallery appropriately named WAIL l.a.b. (literature, art and books) with Zine-o-Mania! A World of Fanzines from the Special Collections at the University of Miami.

Event Date(s): Sunday, November 09, 2014
Miami Dade College Presents A Soldier’s Story Nov. 9

Miami Dade College’s (MDC) Kendall Campus’ Music, Theater, and Dance Department – together with the Miami Wind Symphony – will present A Soldier’s Story. The patriotic program, composed by Fred DeSena and conducted by Rodester Brandon, will take place at 4 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 9, at Florida International University’s Wertheim Performing Arts Center.

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