Event Date(s): Friday, May 29, 2015 - Sunday, July 12, 2015Miami Dade College’s Museum of Art + Design Presents Neighborhood Reclamation, a New Installation by Michael Vasquez
Miami Dade College’s (MDC) Museum of Art + Design (MOA+D) presents its latest swing/SPACE/miami project with an exhibition by Miami-based artist Michael Vasquez. Vasquez, an alumni of New World School of the Arts, presents a new installation and project titled Neighborhood Reclamation, a series of interspersed canvases that range in form and size. The figurative artist paints the typical trappings of an underserved community. A Director’s Preview will be held on Thursday, May 28th 2015 from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at MOA+D located within the College’s Historic Freedom Tower. The preview is FREE and open to the public. The exhibition will be on view beginning Friday, May 29th through July 12th, 2015. The exhibition and supporting programs are FREE and open the public.
Event Date(s): Thursday, June 11, 2015 - Sunday, August 16, 2015Miami Dade College’s Museum of Art + Design Presents New Exhibition by Cuban Artist Florencio Gelabert
Miami Dade College’s (MDC) Museum of Art + Design (MOAD) presents A Dialogue With Time, a new series of thought-provoking large-scale sculptures, installations, drawings and sketches by Cuban artist Florencio Gelabert never exhibited before. A Director’s Preview – $5 for general public and free for museum members, invited guests and MDC/NWSA students – will be held Thursday, May 28, from 6 - 8 p.m. at MOAD located within the College’s Historic Freedom Tower. The exhibition will be free and open to the public May 29 through August 16.
Event Date(s): Tuesday, June 30, 2015Miami Dade College Students to Receive President’s Volunteer Service Awards June 30
Miami Dade College (MDC) will honor more than 400 students, clubs and organizations college-wide at its Ninth Annual President’s Volunteer Service Awards (PVSA) ceremony at 6:30 p.m., Tuesday, June 30, at MDC’s Wolfson Campus in downtown Miami. The keynote speaker will be Alberto Ibargüen, president and CEO of the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation.
Event Date(s): Thursday, July 02, 2015Naturalization Ceremony for New U.S. Citizens to be Held at Miami Dade College’s Historic Tower Theater July 2
Dozens of new U.S. citizens will take the Oath of Allegiance at a special naturalization ceremony presented by the U.S. Citizenship and immigration Services (USCIS) Thursday, July 2, at Miami Dade College’s (MDC) historic Tower Theater in the heart of Little Havana. The event will start at 11 a.m. Working media is welcome.
Event Date(s): Monday, July 06, 2015Miami Dade College to Host La democracia no tiene fronteras, Venezuela no está sola
The Center for Latin American and Caribbean Initiatives (CLACI) at Miami Dade College (MDC) in partnership with the City of Miami and convened by Demos of the Americas will host an event: “La democracia no tiene fronteras, Venezuela no está sola” on Monday, July 6. The event will be in Spanish.
Event Date(s): Wednesday, July 08, 2015Get the Scoop on Part-time Jobs Available at Miami Dade College Homestead and Kendall Campuses
Learn about the vast part-time faculty and staff opportunities at Miami Dade College’s (MDC) Part-Time Job Fair, hosted at the Kendall Campus Wednesday, July 8, from 6 – 9 p.m. Representatives from the Homestead and Kendall campuses will be onsite to answer questions about openings in various departments, including Academic Affairs, Administrative Services, Campus Network Services, Learning Resources, Student Services, and the School of Continuing Education and Professional Development.
Event Date(s): Thursday, July 09, 2015Former Peruvian President Alejandro Toledo to Speak at Miami Dade College
The former President of Peru, Alejandro Toledo, will discuss his book, The Shared Society: A Vision for the Global Future of Latin America July 9, at Miami Dade College. The event is free but registration is required.
Event Date(s): Friday, July 10, 2015New York Times Bestselling Author Daniel Silva to Hold Discussion and Book Signing at MDC’s Freedom Tower, July 10
New York Times bestselling author Daniel Silva will hold a discussion and book signing on his latest novel The English Spy at 6:30 p.m. July 10 at the Freedom Tower at Miami Dade College (MDC). The event is presented by the Center for Writing and Literature at MDC and Books & Books.
Event Date(s): Sunday, July 19, 2015Miami Dade College’s InterAmerican Campus Presents Annual International Children’s Day July 19
Miami Dade College’s (MDC) InterAmerican Campus (IAC) will participate in the 30th International Hispanic Theatre Festival of Miami by hosting International Children’s Day Sunday, July 19, from 2 – 7 p.m. Sponsored by Target and presented in collaboration with Teatro Avante, this annual event brings theater to children’s lives. International Children’s Day is free and open to the public.
Event Date(s): Friday, July 31, 2015Miami Dade College to Offer Advanced Driving Safety Course for Teens, July 31
The Assessment Center at Miami Dade College’s (MDC) School of Justice will again offer the Advanced Teen Safety Driving Program July 31, at North Campus to give students the tools to handle the complex situations that driving in a crowded urban environment can present.
Event Date(s): Wednesday, May 20, 2015 - Friday, August 28, 2015Miami Dade College’s Hialeah Campus Gallery Presents The Modern Utopia: Lu Chengxiang
Miami Dade College’s (MDC) Galleries of Art + Design and Art Lexing present The Modern Utopia: Lu Chengxiang, opening at noon Wednesday, May 20, at the Hialeah Campus gallery. This opening reception and exhibition are free and open to the public.